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International Women's Day, girls in language

The Girls and Women Revitalising Canada's Indigenous Languages

March 10, 2020 It was International Women’s Day this past Sunday 8 March and in honour of the day we’re looking at some incredible females who are doing all they can for their native languages. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 30/01/20

Sign Languages: Their past, present and future

January 30, 2020 For something that is used by an estimated 70 million people worldwide, sign language is pretty important. But there is still a lot we don’t know when it comes to the origin of sign language - luckily research is being done to change that. Going from the past to the future, Google Translate is developing a way to translate sign language into speech and we are excited about the possibilities that this brings for everyone! More ...
Patch Notes: January 2020

Patch Notes: January 2020

January 15, 2020 Patch Notes for January 2020: spaces are allowed; transcription without time-coding; transcription copy function; More ...
The Weekly Roundup 08/01/20

Real life Dr Dolittle: We are on our way to talking to the animals and AI may make happen sooner than you think!

January 8, 2020 The real life Dr Dolittle: We are on our way to talking to the animals and it may happen sooner than you think! More ...
The Weekly Roundup 17/12/19

The Weekly Roundup: For the Love of Language

December 17, 2019 The world first pidgin-to-English translation model, Baby Shark is speaking Navajo and the amazing benefits of growing up in a bilingual household. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 10/12/19

The Weekly Roundup: Exciting developments for Epilepsy patients, Amazon has added 22 new languages to Amazon Translate and has Microsoft given children the ability to speak to reindeer?

December 10, 2019 Exciting developments for Epilepsy patients, Amazon has added 22 new languages to Amazon Translate and has Microsoft given children the ability to speak to reindeer? More ...
Changes In The Internationalization And Localization Industry

60% Of The Content Produced By US YouTubers Is Watched In Other Countries

December 9, 2019 Globalisation and the spread of trends beyond national borders is being accelerated by platforms like YouTube. One consequence is 60% of the content produced by U.S. YouTube creators is watched by users in other countries. Another consequence is the merger of the shopping and entertainment categories More ...
What A Hindi Speaking AI Sounds Like

What A Hindi Speaking AI Sounds Like

November 28, 2019 In this visual guide we translate a video from English to Hindi, and then we use a Hindi speaking AI to speak out the translated content. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 26/11/19

The Weekly Roundup: Hello baby! Machine learning helping to understand placental health, did Shakespeare have help? And advances in health and medicine thanks to AI.

November 26, 2019 Hello baby! Machine learning helping to understand placental health, did Shakespeare have help? And advances in health and medicine thanks to AI. More ...
Winning: We Won The JobsForNSW MVP Grant! Before, During And After...

Winning: We Won The JobsForNSW MVP Grant! Before, During And After...

November 25, 2019 We won the JobsForNSW Minimum Viable Product Grant! This blog post talks about the application process before getting the grant, during the process of executing the grant and completing the grant process. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 12/11/19

The Weekly Roundup: AI to the rescue! Using machine learning for the greater good; advances in medicine, agriculture and saving lives, is there anything we can't do with the help of artificial intelligence?

November 12, 2019 AI to the rescue! Using machine learning for the greater good; advances in medicine, agriculture and saving lives, is there anything we can’t do with the help of artificial intelligence? More ...
The Weekly Roundup 05/11/19

The Weekly Roundup: Foreign signs installed to save lives, when seeing isn't believing; learning about deepfake videos, content creators coming together to save the planet and hilarious movie translations

November 5, 2019 Foreign signs installed to save lives, when seeing isn’t believing; learning about deepfake videos, content creators coming together to save the planet and hilarious movie translations. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 29/10/19

The Weekly Roundup: Google's latest Pixel 4 app impresses, praise for Nobel Prize winner and a feel-good video to brighten your week

October 29, 2019 Artificial intelligence is allowing us to travel back to the Europe of yesteryear. Plus, adapting AI software to search and rescue, and the need for translators in domestic violence cases. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 22/10/19

The Weekly Roundup: Travelling back in time with AI, learning the love of translation and why it is imperative to get more interpreters in courthouses to aid domestic violence cases

October 22, 2019 Artificial intelligence is allowing us to travel back to the europe of yesteryear. Plus, adapting AI software to search and rescue, and the need for translators in domestic violence cases. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 15/10/19

The Weekly Roundup: Babies teaching us how best to teach AI, glasses made for translation and keeping an eye on our giant fishy friends with the help of Artificial Intelligence

October 15, 2019 They’re the best known learners in the universe, so how can babies teach AI to think and learn like they do? Also this week: glasses that translate, spotting sharks in the surf with AI and a new space for content creators. More ...
The Importance of Open Captions

The Importance of Open Captions for Deaf and Hard of Hearing People

October 9, 2019 It comes as no surprise that for hard of hearing and deaf people, closed captions are a necessity for being able to watch TV, films and online videos. This is one of the reasons we believe it is so important to include open captions in videos. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 08/10/19

The Weekly Roundup: Translation devices changing the business game, machine learning aiding scientific research and the world's first ever AI concert

October 8, 2019 The art of translation has been a requirement for over 2000 years. One translator shares what she has learnt after being in the business for 20 years. How machine learning is aiding scientists in researching plants, AI writers writing as well as humans can, and we celebrate as Armenia hosts the first ever AI concert. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 01/10/19

The Weekly Roundup: AI is here to help; translation at the tip of your ears; and Google's ALBERT is receiving top ranks

October 1, 2019 Read on to get up to date on some of the most interesting things coming out of the world of Artificial Intelligence. There’s also top ranking machine learning systems and earbuds that can translate languages as you’re hearing them. More ...
Patch Notes: September 2019

Patch Notes: September 2019

September 25, 2019 It’s been a busy month for us so far, we’ve updated a few features to make your Video Translator experience an easy one. Read on for our patch notes for September 2019. More ...
The Weekly Roundup 24 September 2019

The Weekly Roundup: AI tools are transforming Indian healthcare, growth in the Translations Market and more

September 24, 2019 This week we take a look at how AI tools are helping to transform Indian healthcare, machine learning is being used to create new music, plus much more. More ...
8 Short Video Apps for Android | Best of 2019

The 8 Best Short Video Apps for Android

September 18, 2019 We take a look at the top performing short video apps in the Google Play Store. Read on to learn about all the features these popular short video apps for Android have to offer. More ...
How We Used SEO To Come Up With A New Name

How We Used SEO To Come Up With A New Name

July 8, 2019 We used SEO to determine a new name. Read on to understand why this was done, how it was done, and what benefits we expect to get from the name change. More ...
Patch Notes: May 2019

Patch Notes: May 2019

May 14, 2019 Patch Notes for May 2019: (a) Upload Bug, (b) Naming Convention Enhancement, (c) Timing Bug, (d) Help Bug More ...
Visual Guide: Free Trial Registration

Visual Guide: Free Trial Registration

April 1, 2019 Video Translator is now offering a Free Trial of its Real Time AI Transcription and Translation application. This visual guide covers the registration process for the free trial. More ...
How To Add A Forum To Your Website

How To Add A Forum To Your Website

January 24, 2019 Given we are getting super close to launch, there are a lot of conversations with prospects who are keen to use our product. We get many (welcome) questions from prospects/clients on how to use the platform. More ...
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

January 1, 2019 We had a very good 2018 here at Video Translator. While a challenging year, the majority of the platform was built. Oddly, doing hard things well is enormously empowering, if a little scary. More ...