The year 2020 and the spread of the Covid-19 virus worldwide has put us to the test, not only in terms of health but also economically. Many businesses have not been able to hold out and turn things around in the face of closure which has led to increased unemployment.
Marie CASTANOThe Digital Age in Times of Global Pandemic – HI-COM
Lionbridge, one of the world’s leading language service providers, has sold Lionbridge AI, its data annotation business, to Canadian communications and information technology company TELUS for approximately CAD 1.2bn (approximately USD 935m).
Slator estimates the AI segment’s revenues to be around USD 200m. The unit employs more than 750 employees, according to TELUS’ press release. The deal is expected to close on December 31, 2020.
Marie CASTANOLionbridge Sells AI Division to TELUS for USD 935 Million – HI-COM
Tencent Simultaneous Interpreting has been providing AI translation services for three consecutive years. From November 5th to 10th, the 3rd China International Import Expo was held in the National Convention and Exhibition Center (Shanghai).
Marie CASTANOThe 2020 CIIE was held successfully –HI-COM
HI-COM provided 6 simultaneous interpreters (English to Chinese), for a full-day conferences for GMECS and VDMA. The event was the 3rd Flagship Industrie 4.0 B2B conference and took place on November 18th in Kunshan, CHINA.
Marie CASTANOInterpreting mission (EN-ZH) for GMECS – HI-COM
It is debatable whether the translation industry as a whole has responded to rapid globalization, but content has certainly increased as a result. Is the industry making full use of technology to improve its capabilities and maintain profitability?
Or does the explosion of so much content marginalize translation technology?
Marie CASTANOCurrent situation and trends of translation technology – HI-COM
A few months ago, HI-COM felt it was time to start exploring the world of livestreaming. In China, live streaming is an important element of every influencer’s toolbox, which they use to sell products or entertain their Chinese consumers and fans.
Marie CASTANOWEEKLY LIVE STREAM!!! – Powered by HI-COM