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Popular Translation App Arrives on Android

Popular Translation App Arrives on Android

The wait is finally over – Android users can now get their hands on visual language translation app Waygo.

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Award-winning global translation agency, ISO certified

Award-winning global translation agency, ISO certified

TranslateMedia is a global translation agency with offices in London, New York, Paris, Munich, Singapore, Hong Kong and Austin, Texas.

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‘Dramatic Jump’ in Chinese Speakers in City of London

‘Dramatic Jump’ in Chinese Speakers in City of London

There has been a significant jump in the number of Chinese speakers working in London’s vibrant financial services district, new research suggests.

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Gambia to drop English as national language

Gambia to drop English as national language

President of Gambia said: “We are going to speak our own language.”

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International Film-makers Hail The Art of Sub-titles

International Film-makers Hail The Art of Sub-titles

One area of growth in the India film industry is the translation of Tamil films into a number of languages, including English, Chinese, Hindi and Bengali.

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New Technology Could Transform the Translation Industry

New Technology Could Transform the Translation Industry

Thirty years ago it was almost unimaginable that many of us would be carrying a computer in our pocket. New technology is currently being developed that makes the smartphone seem quaint.

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Millions Celebrate International Francophonie Day

Millions Celebrate International Francophonie Day

Celebrations are under way all around the world this week to mark International Francophonie Day on March 20.

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Translated Fiction Key to Better Understanding

Translated Fiction Key to Better Understanding

Chinese Nobel laureate Mo Yan is calling on the Chinese and Turkish Governments to promote translated works of literature.

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Multi-lingual Digital Marketing to Drive Tourism in Greece

Multi-lingual Digital Marketing to Drive Tourism in Greece

This week a conference took place in Athens about the potential of digital marketing in driving Greece’s tourism sector.

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China’s Tencent in Ecommerce Push with 15% Stake in jd.com

China’s Tencent in Ecommerce Push with 15% Stake in jd.com

The battle for online supremacy in China has heated up this week with Asia’s largest internet company, Tencent, buying a 15% stake in JD.com.

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What’s in a Name: Film Titles Lost in Translation

What’s in a Name: Film Titles Lost in Translation

The right translation can be crucial for many aspects of big business, and business doesn’t get much bigger than Hollywood.

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Translation Services in Israel: A Changing Landscape

Translation Services in Israel: A Changing Landscape

Israeli news source Haaretz notes that although there is significant demand for translation services in the country, a skills gap exists

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Translators Decipher Mysterious Viking Inscriptions

Translators Decipher Mysterious Viking Inscriptions

Translators have deciphered a mysterious Viking code written in enigmatic runes that date back to the medieval period.

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LinkedIn Launches Site in Chinese

LinkedIn Launches Site in Chinese

Professional networking service LinkedIn has launched a Chinese language site as it looks to offer a more localised service to its users in the country.

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Sri Lanka Translation Blunders Hit a Nerve

Sri Lanka Translation Blunders Hit a Nerve

As translation errors go, a mistake recently pointed out to the Sri Lankan government by the country’s angered Tamil community is a humdinger.

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The Love Translator

The Love Translator

A new app that allows men to translate what is being said by women into plain English.

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New Translation Helping Mahatma Gandhi Bloom in China

New Translation Helping Mahatma Gandhi Bloom in China

Mahatma Gandhi, the father of India, is to grow in popularity in China thanks to a new Mandarin translation of his autobiography.

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In Defence of the Apostrophe

In Defence of the Apostrophe

Try banishing the apostrophe and you risk facing a legion of angry grammarians intent of preserving the humble punctuation mark.

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Newspaper Turns to Translation for Community Engagement

Newspaper Turns to Translation for Community Engagement

The largest weekly newspaper in Northern Ireland has started publishing news stories in different languages as part of an initiative to engage the local community.

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Coke Ad Kicks up a Storm in Many Languages

Coke Ad Kicks up a Storm in Many Languages

A multilingual advert for Coca-Cola broadcast during the recent NFL Super Bowl in the US has divided opinion.

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