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TAUS-Review-4-The-Innovation-Issue

Issue 4 of the TAUS Review free online magazine is out now (check our your favourite MT provider's proud positioning on page 2!) In this issue, you can read interesting articles by Lane Greene, Nicholas Ostler, Luigi Muzii and more on the central topic of "innovation". You can read the magazine online directly for free below! About TAUS Review TAUS Review is an online magazine that takes as its...

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LocWorld Berlin - June 3-5

Hot on the heels of the TAUS Industry Leader's Forum, we will continue our stay in Berlin by attending LocWorld 28 which will take place at the Maritim Hotel, Berlin from June 3-5. Iconic CEO John Tinsley will attend the conference, including the pre-conference Machine Translation Technology Showcase at which Iconic was presented at the same event last year. If you will attend LocWorld and would like...

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TAUS-Industry-Leader’s-Forum-–-Berlin-–-June-1-2

We're kicking off the month of June by heading to Berlin for the TAUS Industry Leader's Forum to be held at the Harnack Haus in Berlin, Germany from June 1-2. This exciting event brings together leaders from the translation and localisation industry to discuss the latest trends, questions, and discuss ideas. Iconic CEO John Tinsley will join representatives from Symantec, Capita, TAUS, and Berns Consulting on an...

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Iconic awarded EAMT scholarship

Iconic Translation Machines is proud to have been awarded a scholarship under the EAMT's inaugural Summer Internship Program! Under this program, co-ordinated by the European Associsation for Machine Translation (EAMT), Iconic will host a leading postgraduate researcher in the field of Machine Translation to carry out R&D on a specific topic for 3 months from June 2015. We are all aware that translation quality is crucial,...

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LocWorld-Conference-–-Shanghai-–-April-13-15

Date: 13 - 15 April 2015 Location: Shanghai, China Title: LocWorld 27 We're on the road again, and this time we're heading to the Far East to join our colleagues in the Localisation and Translation industry for an eventful week of networking and discussion! This year's LocWorld 2015 Conference is being held at Le Royal Méridien Hotel, Shanghai, China from April 13-15. There is an exciting...

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TAUS-Review-3-The-Data-Issue-out-now

Issue 3 of the TAUS Review free online magazine is out now, and Iconic is happy to be a distributor for the first time! In this issue, you can read interesting articles by Lane Greene, Nicholas Ostler, Jost Zetzsche, Luigi Muzii and more on the central topic of "data". You can read the magazine online directly for free below! About TAUS Review TAUS Review is an online magazine that...

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GALA-2015-3-“Must-See”-Sessions

Date: 22 - 25 March Location: Sevilla, Spain Title: GALA 2015 Conference It looks like we are in for a sunny few days in Sevilla with our friends in the Localisation and Translation industry next week! This year's GALA 2015 Conference is being held at the Barceló Sevilla Renacimiento Hotel, Sevilla, Spain from March 22-25. Given the packed schedule on offer, we thought we'd pick out...

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Iconic-Trip-Report

An extremely productive few weeks in Canada and Poland! After more than a dozen flights, connections taking us through 5 countries and numerous timezones, things have finally settled down so that we can reflect on our experiences at AMTA, TAUS, Localization World, and the EPO Patent Information Conference. Machine Translation: The Hot Topic Machine Translation is very much a hot topic in the industry at the moment with...

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Language-Challenge-8-Russian

Русский (Russiky) Quick Facts Russian is the official language of four countries - Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan - but is widely spoken and understood in more than a dozen others. It is a Slavic language and shares roots with many of the other languages in Eastern Europe, including the languages of the Baltic. The Imperial Russian Academy (now the Russian Academy of Sciences) was founded...

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Language-Challenge-7-Chinese

中文 (Zhōngwén) Quick Facts Chinese and variants are the most widely spoken languages in the world with more than 1 billion native speakers. It is a member of the Sino-Tibetan language family and has influenced many other major languages such as Japanese and Korean. Mandarin, also known as standard Chinese, is the most commonly spoken variety and is the official language of both the Republic of...

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