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Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
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And I wonder... Jul 12, 2011

Who is "we" in this article?

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Laurent KRAULAND  Identity Verified
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Does it make sense... Jul 12, 2011

Tomás Cano Binder, CT wrote:

Who is "we" in this article?

to assume that this is a collective "we" meaning the translation industry and especially those actors in the industry who are not already TAUS members?

It reads once more like a pure advertisement for TAUS, and the objectivity of such articles has been questioned more than once.

And billions euros or dollars in benefit? Wow! But to whom?

[Edited at 2011-07-12 15:47 GMT]


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Tomás Cano Binder, BA, CT  Identity Verified
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They haven't noticed Jul 12, 2011

Laurent KRAULAND wrote:
Tomás Cano Binder, CT wrote:
Who is "we" in this article?

It reads once more like a pure advertisement for TAUS, and the objectivity of such articles has been questioned more than once.

I reckon they still haven't noticed that the era of hype is over.


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Laurent KRAULAND  Identity Verified
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Commercial hype never dies... Jul 12, 2011

Tomás Cano Binder, CT wrote:

Laurent KRAULAND wrote:
Tomás Cano Binder, CT wrote:
Who is "we" in this article?

It reads once more like a pure advertisement for TAUS, and the objectivity of such articles has been questioned more than once.

I reckon they still haven't noticed that the era of hype is over.


sadly.


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