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Can Machine Translation Help Us Understand Animals?

Can Machine Translation Help Us Understand Animals?

It has long been accepted by scientists that humans are not the only animals capable of communicating. The study of animal communication, sometimes called zoosemiotics, has played an important part in ethology, sociobiology and the study of animal cognition.

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Multilingual Social Media in London and New York

Multilingual Social Media in London and New York

Over the past few years, adoption of social media has increased heavily and revolutionised the way people communicate across the globe.

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Transcreation: Jamaican London Slang vs. Standard English

Transcreation: Jamaican London Slang vs. Standard English

This articles explains the concept of transcreation, using an example video of the comedian Doc Brown.

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Will the Semantic Web mean better Machine Translation?

Will the Semantic Web mean better Machine Translation?

This article explains the possible connection of the Semantic Web and Machine Translation.

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‘Doctor Who’ Translated and Dubbed into various Languages

‘Doctor Who’ Translated and Dubbed into various Languages

The famous British science fiction television programme Doctor Who has been dubbed into many languages, for example German, French, Italian and Portuguese.

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Why We Should Care About Dying Languages

Why We Should Care About Dying Languages

Imagine being the last person of your people to speak your language… With no possibility to pass on the wisdom of your ancestors, the cultural heritage, your way of expressing your love, your humour, your life.

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How-to: Order Translations from TranslateMedia

How-to: Order Translations from TranslateMedia

A short explanation of the ways to order translations. Depending on your company and requirements you may want to order translations in different ways...

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‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ Lyrics in 64 Languages, according to Google Translate

‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ Lyrics in 64 Languages, according to Google Translate

Three musicians translated the lyrics of Will Smith’s well known song ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ from English into the 64 languages that are currently supported by Google’s machine translation and then translated it back into English.

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Expected Internet Population Boom in 2013 will require Localisation

Expected Internet Population Boom in 2013 will require Localisation

As stated by WIRED magazine, 200 million people will connect to the internet for the first time in 2013 - and they will mainly experience their first online entrance from countries such as Latin America, Asia and Africa.

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TranslateMedia Acquires McElroy Translation

TranslateMedia Acquires McElroy Translation

TranslateMedia acquires McElory Translation, a provider of specialist translation services for 45 years and works with an extensive list of Corporate 500 clients.

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TranslateMedia Shortlisted for The International Trade Excellence in Innovation Award

TranslateMedia Shortlisted for The International Trade Excellence in Innovation Award

TranslateMedia were shortlisted for The International Trade Excellence in Innovation Award at this year’s International Trade Awards 2012.

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TranslateMedia listed in the Deloitte UK Fast 50 for the third year running

TranslateMedia listed in the Deloitte UK Fast 50 for the third year running

TranslateMedia has been listed in the Deloitte UK Fast 50 for the third consecutive year, coming fourth in the UK media sector and twentieth in the London business list.

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TranslateMedia Makes the London Region Shortlist in PwC’s 2012 Private Business Awards

TranslateMedia Makes the London Region Shortlist in PwC’s 2012 Private Business Awards

TranslateMedia has made the London Region Shortlist in the PwC Private Business Awards, which featured strong competition.

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The biggest social networks in Japan, China and Russia are not Facebook

The biggest social networks in Japan, China and Russia are not Facebook

The biggest social networks in Japan, China and Russia are not Facebook.

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The perils of market research: managing translations across cultural boundaries

The perils of market research: managing translations across cultural boundaries

Are you making errors in the way you go about getting your market research translations done? Find out more about costly mistakes others have made, and how to avoid them.

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Multicultural Rock’n’Roll: AC/DC’s Music Around the World

Multicultural Rock’n’Roll: AC/DC’s Music Around the World

For 4 decades, AC/DC have been able to fill stadiums around the world and sold more than 200 million albums.

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5 Tactics for Marketing Yourself as a Freelance Translator

5 Tactics for Marketing Yourself as a Freelance Translator

TranslateMedia provides top tips for better showcasing your skills as a freelance translator.

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How do Different Cultures Celebrate Christmas?

How do Different Cultures Celebrate Christmas?

With Christmas fast approaching, many of us will be spending the upcoming weekends frantically negotiating crowded shopping centers in an attempt to purchase Christmas presents.

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5 Marketing Translation Mistakes

5 Marketing Translation Mistakes

Global business is tough to manage. One part that needs careful consideration is the localisation of marketing, promotional, and brand-related content. Marketing translation mistakes can result in your product or service no being well received in new markets.

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TranslateMedia moves office… Again

TranslateMedia moves office… Again

To cater for our ever increasing members of staff, TranslateMedia has just relocated to a swanky, third-floor office. Although we are still situated in the same building,...

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