23 Jan 2017

Google AI Invents its Own Language to Translate Between Languages

Late in December 2016, when the news world’s attention was focused on terrorist attacks, a seismic change in artificial intelligence passed by almost unnoticed. Google Translate, the machine translation program, took a great leap forward in terms of the quality […]

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18 Jan 2017

The Challenges of Machine-to-Human Communication

Humanity stands at an odd junction in its relationship with machines. We’re sophisticated enough to have machines that talk to us as they check out our groceries, but jaded enough that these machines annoy us. Empty lifts inform non-existent passengers […]

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13 Jan 2017

How the Gig Economy is Impacting Legal Services

The career path in the legal sector has traditionally been one of two routes – private practice or in-house counsel. The rise of independent professionals has driven an employment revolution in the EU. Law firms and business alike are beginning […]

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06 Jan 2017

Should We Prepare for the Death of the Password?

Yahoo’s been hit by another major data breach – with 1 billion user accounts thought to have been affected. The beleaguered tech multinational has told all affected users that they need to change their passwords not just for their Yahoo […]

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05 Dec 2016

Meet The Chatbots That Are Changing Our Everyday Lives

In 2003, Computer Science student Jiyou Jia conducted a study to discover if a chatbot could aid in the teaching of foreign languages. His conclusion was ’this kind of system can not work as a teaching assistant program in foreign […]

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01 Dec 2016

How the Cosmetics Industry Embraced Technology

According to Allied Market Research, the cosmetics market is expected to reach $390.07 Billion, Globally, by 2020. With its ability to reinvent itself using emerging technology and an array of entry price point products in its arsenal, it’s beaten the […]

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30 Aug 2016

Technology for the Legal Services Sector

The legal industry is now at the forefront of adoption of technologies that will not only help them grow but also better manage their reputations in an increasingly connected world. Technologies that are helping legal firms perform better on a […]

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02 Aug 2016

WordPress Integration

Benefit from the high-quality translations provided by TranslateMedia’s team of expert linguists combined with ease of use of the WordPress content management system. TranslateMedia has teamed up with WPML to allow WordPress users to easily translate, localise and manage their multi-language websites. Gone […]

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11 Mar 2016

How Emojis Are Used Around the World

Our use of emojis may be one of the biggest recent innovations in how our species communicates. These tiny unicode-based pictograms sent via smartphone messaging aren’t just popular with youngsters; they’re increasingly used by a wide cross section of society. […]

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08 Mar 2016

The Challenges Wearable Tech Poses to the Fashion Industry

As wearable tech becomes more widely adopted, the lines between fashion and technology will undoubtedly become blurred. But the wearable tech industry is facing huge social, cultural and linguistic challenges to mainstream adoption in various regions around the world. ‘Wearable […]

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