Translation

03.31.17
Netflix has a new translation test to avoid subtitle fails
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Netflix has a new translation test to avoid subtitle fails

The 'Hermes' exam ensures 'Yo Mama' isn't translated to 'Yo-Yo Ma.'

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03.06.17
Google's AI-powered translator works with three more languages
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Google's AI-powered translator works with three more languages

Neural machine translation now works with Hindi, Russian and Vietnamese.

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11.24.16
Google's AI can translate language pairs it has never seen
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Google's AI can translate language pairs it has never seen

If it can convert English to Korean and Japanese, it can automatically do Korean to Japanese.

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11.15.16
Google expands mission to make automated translations suck less
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Google expands mission to make automated translations suck less

Neural Machine Translation is now used to decipher English, German and Japanese and a few others.

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09.27.16
Google's Chinese-to-English translations might now suck less
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Google's Chinese-to-English translations might now suck less

The new system should produce far less nonsense, for better or for worse.

By C. Low,   09.27.16
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