Making machine translation work for us – part 1

Making machine translation work for us – part 1

It seems machine translation is not only a big trend in the translation industry, but it’s become something of a buzzword outside of the industry, too. Machine translation is not a new phenomenon; for decades, academic researchers have been looking into the possibility of using a machine to translate one language into another without human …

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All About Transcreation

All About Transcreation

Transcreation ensures that your translated message matches the same marketing message as your original, but tailored for your target market. You need to think carefully about your target audience and brief us on the brand message you are trying to put across to your customer. Read full article.

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Making the most of Machine Translation

Making the most of Machine Translation

If you ask me, the bottom line with MT is that when it’s used correctly, it allows us to translate more content faster, and within the same budget than before MT. Read full article.

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Career paths and roles in the localization industry

Career paths and roles in the localization industry

In general roles in the industry fall into the following categories: Linguistic Interpreters, translators, editors, language coordinators or reviewers, proofreaders. Technical QA, internationalisation engineers, Loc engineers, solutions architects, technical managers. Business roles Executive C-Level positions CSO, CEO, COO, CTO, CIO etc. Operations manager/production manager or Group Manager. This can be the same position with any …

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The Logic of Localizing into African Languages [Podcast]

The Logic of Localizing into African Languages [Podcast]

How do you meet the demands for localized content on a continent where somewhere between 1,000 and 2,000 languages are spoken, particularly when many of these languages have no established writing system? In this Podcast you’ll hear: An overview of the most widely spoken languages in Africa What companies need to know about African language …

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A Gentle Introduction to Neural Machine Translation

A Gentle Introduction to Neural Machine Translation

Automatic or machine translation is perhaps one of the most challenging artificial intelligence tasks given the fluidity of human language. Classically, rule-based systems were used for this task, which were replaced in the 1990s with statistical methods. More recently, deep neural network models achieve state-of-the-art results in a field that is aptly named neural machine …

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The Five Types of Localization Project Managers

The Five Types of Localization Project Managers

We’ve zeroed in on 5 distinct types of project managers, and have specifically pinpointed each type’s strengths, as well as the challenges that they likely encounter. The Nimdzi Localization Project Management infographic is based on data collected from over 1,000 project managers working in the language services industry and closely examines the types of localization project managers …

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