When & How to Use Software Translators

As with most software, there are simple and complex versions of language translation capabilities. Simple versions can be used by the average reader, whereas more complicated versions are made for the specific use of professional translators. There are benefits and downfalls to each. My brother met a woman from Russia over the Internet. He didn’t speak…

Translation Services in the Job Market

Not only do translation services help people get jobs, but the service itself provides a substantial amount of jobs in the job market. In 2012 there were more than 26,000 companies that sold translation and interpretation services, according to the Common Sense Advisory (CSA) annual report. The market for those services was worth $33 billion.…

Translators Can Help Save Lives

Language expertise can mean the difference between life or death. From refugees requiring medical attention after wars or natural disasters to wealthy patients traveling to the United States for treatment in the Mayo Clinic, translation and interpretation services play a key role in their survival. Such services are even built into software that scans online…