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Computer-aided Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 185
Authors: Lynne Bowker
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

This book provides a practical introduction to a wide range of leading-edge computer-aided translation (CAT) tools including corpora and corpus analysis tools, terminology management and translation memory systems and localization tools that translators now need to understand and use in order to stay competitive in today's global market. Specific chapters
The Human Factor in Machine Translation
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Sin-wai Chan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Machine translation has become increasingly popular, especially with the introduction of neural machine translation in major online translation systems. However, despite the rapid advances in machine translation, the role of a human translator remains crucial. As illustrated by the chapters in this book, man-machine interaction is essential in machine translation,
The Future of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Chan Sin-wai
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-26 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Technology has revolutionized the field of translation, bringing drastic changes to the way translation is studied and done. To an average user, technology is simply about clicking buttons and storing data. What we need to do is to look beyond a system’s interface to see what is at work and
A Dictionary of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 639
Authors: Sin-wai Chan
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Chinese University Press

This dictionary is intended for anyone who is interested in translation and translation technology. Especially, translation as an academic discipline, a language activity, a specialized profession, or a business undertaking. The book covers theory and practice of translation and interpretation in a number of areas. Addressing and explaining important concepts
Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology
Language: en
Pages: 718
Authors: Sin-Wai Chan
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-13 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology provides a state-of-the art survey of the field of computer-assisted translation. It is the first definitive reference to provide a comprehensive overview of the general, regional and topical aspects of this increasingly significant area of study. The Encyclopedia is divided into three parts: Part