FAQs: Machine Translation

FAQs: Machine Translation

What is “machine” translation? Machine translation (not to be confused with computer assisted translation) is the translation of text by a computer, with no human involvement. The computer performs the simple substitution of words in one natural language for words in...
2015 AGORA Awards

2015 AGORA Awards

River Linguistics has been announced as a finalist in the 2015 AGORA Awards! We are delighted to share the news that we are one of four AGORA Award finalists in the Small Business category. It’s a great achievement for us to have been recognized, nominated and...
False Friends

False Friends

Learning a language is hard. When you are starting out, a lot of focus is put on vocabulary. With so many new words to learn, stumbling through a foreign text can be difficult, until you come across that moment of relief when you see a familiar looking word. Reading a...
10 Amazing Easter Traditions From Around The World

10 Amazing Easter Traditions From Around The World

While we in the US are partial to hunting for eggs and feasting on chocolate handed out by a giant bunny, here is how the rest of the world celebrates Easter. 1. Bermuda (image via Niels Linneberg) Happy Easter! In Bermuda and other Caribbean countries, Good Friday is...

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