In the midst of the AI-powered machine translation hype, the translation industry finds itself grappling with a shortage of talent This article delves into the insights from the 2023 Translation Technology Insights survey conducted by RWS. The Growing Skills Shortage: The statistics are alarming. Not only do most LSPs face the challenge of talent shortage,Continue reading “Translators Under Pressure”
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Humans don’t need to apply?
Lokalise introduced their beta AI. Was it really intended for language professionals, or are they trying to sell it as a do-it-all, ultimate tool, carefully downlaying issues like “no control over correctness”?
WHO’S LEARNING NOW? AND WHO’S TEACHING?
While translation engines have basically learned their portion, language professionals are born, each learns everything anew and keeps learning for the whole term of their careers.
All of us, professionals, or not, will now source our knowledge from, apart from others, machine-generated texts.
What will be the impact on our languages?
TRANSLATORS’ RAGE AGAINST MACHINES?
The arrival of translation engines has the potential to change the very essense of the translator profession.
Despite the optimistic tone of marketers, there are reasons to believe that translation professionals won’t be very happy. LEARN WHY →