Wife cake and evil water: The perils of auto-translation

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Marijke Singer  Identity Verified
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Interesting and funny video about machine translation Jun 30, 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAgp7nXdkLU

 

Mirko Mainardi  Identity Verified
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PEMT Jun 30, 2016

I guess that's where the infamous "post-editing" usually kicks in, which, together with MT, CAT tools devs and agencies alike seem so fond of... (maybe some of you attended the last SDL-centered virtual conference hosted here a couple weeks ago)

 

LilianNekipelov  Identity Verified
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There might be bigger perils than that, Jul 1, 2016

not even mentioning the perils of auto-predictions, when you accidentally send an e-mail to a prestigious publisher saying: Hello Juicy. [Judy] I am submitting the three remaining porns[poems] and some translations of contemporary porns [poems] by wombs [women] writers.

A real story, slightly exaggerated. Thank God I caught it the last minute and did not send it in this form.


 


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