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Articles tagged “translation”

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Video: Smartling VP of Operations on What Airbnb & Uber Can Teach the Industry

Video: Smartling VP of Operations on What Airbnb & Uber Can Teach the Industry

SkiftX + Skift

Technology-first companies like Uber and Airbnb are leading the charge in being more inclusive to consumers by expanding their language offerings, but it appears the rest of the travel industry still has a way to go.

3 weeks ago

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The Link Between Language and Booking for International Travelers

The Link Between Language and Booking for International Travelers

Smartling + Skift

As more people around the globe embark on international trips, consumers are coming to expect digital experiences in their native language regardless of where they land. Download this free trends report to learn actionable strategies to localize content for the next generation of global travelers!

5 months ago

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New Skift Report: How Travel Brands Are Facing Global Translation Challenges

New Skift Report: How Travel Brands Are Facing Global Translation Challenges

Smartling + Skift

As global travelers and travel content continues to migrate into the digital realm, consumers are increasingly researching, planning, and booking trips on the web and via mobile devices. At the same time, travel brands are investing heavily in content marketing to reach consumers. These two forces collide when travel brands enter new, foreign markets and struggle to offer content marketing in local languages.

6 months ago

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How Translation Technology is Shaping the Future of the Global Traveler Experience

How Translation Technology is Shaping the Future of the Global Traveler Experience

Smartling + Skift

With more people traveling abroad than ever before, travel brands are increasingly expected to provide international customers with a seamless digital experience. The ones taking the tech-first approach are winning the battle for loyalty and direct bookings.

8 months ago

New Real-Time Translation Product for Skype Unveiled by Microsoft CEO

New Real-Time Translation Product for Skype Unveiled by Microsoft CEO

Dina Bass and Brian Womack, Bloomberg

The world is moving closer to a vision of no language barriers -- enabled by technology -- and it will do wonders for increasing seamless travel around the globe.

3 years ago

Google’s Word Lens Acquisition Is Good for Glass and Google Translate

Google’s Word Lens Acquisition Is Good for Glass and Google Translate

VentureBeat

Translate is already a strong product, but Google will be able to improve it and build the market-leading mobile translation service with Word Lens in its fold.

3 years ago

Google Acquires Real-Time Translation App World Lens

Google Acquires Real-Time Translation App World Lens

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Translation technology has improved significantly in the past few years and recent developments suggest that the functionality will soon be closely integrated into travelers' most used devices.

3 years ago

Five Travel Startups for Pre-Trip Research and Planning

Five Travel Startups for Pre-Trip Research and Planning

Samantha Shankman, Skift

3 years ago

Google Translate adds Cambodia’s Khmer as its 66th language

Although Google lagged behind Apple in adding language support for the Cambodian language, its expanding portfolio provides better tools for communication between travelers, global businesses, and foreigners.

4 years ago

Chinese translator app Waygo helps travelers avoid dining disasters abroad

Chinese translator app Waygo helps travelers avoid dining disasters abroad

There are far more businesses trying to get into China than foreign employees willing to learn the basics of Chinese, making any app that helps bridge that gap immediately useful.

4 years ago

Orlando dispatches airport translators to cater to growing number of international visitors

Orland is going the extra step by dispatching translators skilled with languages that fit the needs of most incoming passengers rather than setting up translation phones that are used at other destinations.

4 years ago

4 translation apps are the talk of the town

Translation apps have their glitches, but they can open doors when needed.

4 years ago