Month: December 2015

December 17, 2015 Rubin, Victoria No comments exist

On 16 December the TNW News announced that “Google will soon let you translate messages in other languages without switching apps“. “At today’s Google for India event in New Delhi, Google’s vice president for product management Caesar Sengupta showed off a sexy upcoming feature in the company’s Translate service, which makes messaging in multiple languages…

December 17, 2015 Rubin, Victoria No comments exist

NO ENGLISH!? I mean, you can’t read English? Don’t let it be a barrier to accessing information on this website. It can now be automatically translated into 91 languages. Translated perfectly!? No, of course not. Rather imperfectly, unfortunately. Select TRANSLATE » button, and Google statistical machine translation (MT), known as Google Translate, will give you…

December 9, 2015 Rubin, Victoria No comments exist

The Multilingual Information Access Course Poster Session was held on 8 December 2015 at FIMS, Western University, London, Canada. It was well-attended and a great success! Please see details by following this link.    

December 2, 2015 Rubin, Victoria No comments exist

Watch Google News Lab Video In June 2015 Google announced its new initiative, the Google News Lab, as an effort to provide tools and resources for journalists. The official blog post announced it as “a new effort at Google to empower innovation at the intersection of technology and media” (June 22, 2015). These goals aligns…