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Image translation from Baidu – useful or hilarious?

By Mark Williams

Baidu, the largest search engine in China, has added image translation to its services.

Translators are like ninjas…

By Mark Williams

… If you notice them, they’re no good. There is a saying among the translation community around the world

English language losing ground in the United States

By Mark Williams

Starting from around the year 1980, the English language began losing ground to other languages in the United States

How well does Dr Who translate?

By Richard Michie

I’m a big Dr Who fan. I’ve followed the series since I was young and managed to get my children to love it too. Dr Who

Blenheim Palace – Translation Case Study

By Richard Michie

Blenheim Palace, the World Heritage Site and Visitor Attraction in Oxfordshire, promotes itself to an international

Cheap translation services and why you get what you pay for

By Richard Michie

There are a proliferation of translation services at

How translation can help in-store retail

By Richard Michie

Debenhams, the UK retailer, has just launched a multilingual pilot scheme in its flagship Oxford Street store in London. Added

New translation service for iPhone and iPad

By Richard Michie

The iPhone and iPad are revolutionising mobile computing with more and more apps being made available everyday. I got

Our translators love us on Proz

By Richard Michie

We really like to look after our suppliers, you know the essentials:

How much does it cost to translate a…?

By Richard Michie

One of the first questions we are asked is “How much does it cost to translate a (website, book, document, PowerPoint, CMS, user manual, magazine, newsletter etc.)?“

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