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Impacts on Machine Translation

When translation and technology are mentioned in the same breath, many people’s thoughts turn immediately to machine translation – the process whereby a computer program translates a text from one natural language into another. Machine translation has been around for more than fifty years, and the quality of machine translation output has improved considerably over that time. There are apocryphal tales of early machine translation systems that translated “hydraulic ram” into the French equivalent of “water goat” and “The vodka is good, but the steak is lousy.” Machine translation errors are not entirely a thing of the past, but they … Continue Reading…

Renting Computers Laptops

Hidden Benefits of Renting Computers or Laptops

Computers have increasingly become a part and parcel of our lives over the past few years. Almost all daily activities, which were erstwhile done manually, are now done with the aid of a computer or at the most some other machine. However, many such machines are controlled by mini and full size computers. Therefore, it is not untrue when one says that life itself is now dependent on computers. Simple tasks like communication by virtue of messages or writing documents and maintaining a record of things have become impossible without the help of computers. Therefore, when acquiring one of these … Continue Reading…

Wearable Tech

Wearable Tech (Smart Watch / Google Glass) – Is it here to stay?

Unless you have been hiding under a rock, you won’t have been able to avoid all the talk and hype about wearable tech recently. In the last few months we have had Google Glass, watches that are advanced as your smart phone and all sorts of other innovative inventions. Technology companies are constantly ploughing money into idea and product development in the hope that they’ll soon stumble upon the next big thing in the world of gadgets. And though this search does throw up a lot of red herrings, occasionally the tech companies get it right and new era of … Continue Reading…

Google Glass

Google Glass – Is It Good or Bad?

Google is never tired of inventing new technologies that are built around ultimate user experience up on which the users should way “Wow!” The developers at Google slog day in and day out to make the curious customers to get bejeweled with wonderful apps and be ever thankful to the inventor. With Google Glass, this internet and Android apps giant has pushed the boundaries far away from imagination. Glass, if it has to be described in single phrase, can be defined as “All-the-world-in-your-eyes”. What is Google Glass? Consumer electronic product, Gen Next gadget, ‘The Big Treat’ from Google or ‘the goggle … Continue Reading…