Translation

Lionbridge Sells AI Division to TELUS for USD 935 Million – 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
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Current situation and trends of translation technology – 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
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Discover consecutive interpreting with HI-COM!

Interpreting is the act of translating a person’s words from one language into another during a speech, presentation, or conference.

The interpreter has an extremely important role because he/she has to convey someone’s words into another language whilst maintaining the meaning and tone used.

Marie CASTANODiscover consecutive interpreting with HI-COM!
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Translate a website to Chinese: all you need to know in 2020!

How to translate a website to Chinese in order to enlarge this huge audience and reach local markets? When coming to emerging markets such as China, Brazil, Russia booming imports and e-commerce markets have made these counties and cultures impossible to avoid. In this article we will describe how to translate a website and show you how to avoid problems when localizing it.

Kate CHERNAVINATranslate a website to Chinese: all you need to know in 2020!
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4 Industries That Need Professional Translators In 2020

Your industries is in need for professional translators? Despite the extent to which the COVID-19 pandemic has damaged the travel and tourism industries, the world is still more keenly connected than ever before. It’s all due to the availability and reliability of internet infrastructure (supported by widespread digital training). Within a few seconds, almost anyone can start a discussion with someone thousands of miles away.

Marie CASTANO4 Industries That Need Professional Translators In 2020
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