volunteer translators

volunteer translators

Kim Dotcom Is Hosting An 'Epic' Press Event At His New Zealand Mansion For Mega Launch Next Month

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Kim Dotcom is all set to launch his MegaUpload replacement, Mega, next month. Dotcom tweeted last night that the press conference at his New Zealand mansion will be "like no other." He wrote, "You know me. I can't do small." But getting to this point was no easy feat for...
Kim Dotcom Is Hosting An 'Epic' Press Event At His New Zealand Mansion For Mega Launch Next Month

Twitter opens up its Translation Center for 6 new languages, including Greek and Czech

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Twitter’s Translation Center, originally released in February 2011, has just opened up for six new languages: Catalan, Afrikaans, Ukrainian, Greek, Czech and Basque. These six languages were the most requested, and Twitter is currently crowdsourcing translators for all of them. So far, Twitter is available in 28 languages, will soon be available in six...
Twitter opens up its Translation Center for 6 new languages, including Greek and Czech

Google search now supports Haitian Kreyòl

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Last week we added Haitian Kreyòl as a language to Google search. Visitors to our Haitian homepage can now use search in English, French and Kreyòl.Haitian Kreyòl is spoken by more than 10 million people in Haiti and in the Haitian diaspora in the Bahamas, Canada, Cayman Islands, Dominican Republic,...
Google search now supports Haitian Kreyòl

Webflakes Aims To Build A Lifestyle Web Destination With Crowdsourced Translations, Raises $3M

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A startup called Webflakes aims to bring some of the best international content on fashion, food, travel, and more to English-speaking readers with the help of volunteer translators. The site is officially launching today, and the company is also announcing that it has raised $3 million in Series A funding....
Webflakes Aims To Build A Lifestyle Web Destination With Crowdsourced Translations, Raises $3M

How Al Jazeera wants to bring Twitter to the world

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Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera launched an educational campaign this month that aims to teach viewers in Turkey, Bosnia and elsewhere in the world with how to use Twitter and Facebook. The videos are being distributed on a new, dedicated YouTube channel called Al Jazeera Unplugged but may eventually also show...
How Al Jazeera wants to bring Twitter to the world

Now You Can Tweet Right-To-Left

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With the help of some clever engineering and six weeks of work by 13,000 volunteer translators, Twitter now supports Arabic, Farsi, Hebrew and Urdu and allows right-to-left and left-to-right languages to exist happily in the same tweet. This makes 28 languages in which Twitter is available....
Now You Can Tweet Right-To-Left
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