7 May 2019
Translation Industry

The real Tolstoy – archive, 7 May 1925

7 May 1925 Now the name of Tolstoy is again brought forward, and a new cult seems to be arising in regard to him……

22 Apr 2019
Corporate

Language Support of the MIOGE 2019 Exhibition

TechInput Translation Company is a partner of the16th Moscow International Oil and Gas Exhbition MIOGE 2019 held on April 23-26, 2019 in Moscow….

5 Apr 2019
Corporate

Language Support of the ExpoElectronica Exhibition

TechInput Translation Company is a sponsor and partner of the 22nd International exhibition of electronic components, modules and systems (ExpoElectronica) held on March 15-17, 2019 in Moscow.

25 Mar 2019
For vendors
Translation Industry

The “Shall” Conundrum: When Use Becomes Abuse

When learning to draft or translate contracts, we’re often taught that “shall” denotes a sense of command. However, a closer look at the contexts in which “shall” is used calls that rule into question….

11 Mar 2019
Translation Industry

House Dems Take Critical Steps to Attain Trump’s Interpreter’s Notes

Committee leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives have spoken to the House General Counsel regarding legal means of obtaining notes and other documents from President Donald Trump’s interpreter pertaining to private meetings Trump….

27 Feb 2019
For vendors
Translation Industry

How to Build a Translator/Interpreter Résumé That Sells

The key to getting a response from a prospective client is to sell yourself in two areas: 1) the introductory email or form in which you send your résumé, and 2) in the résumé itself. While this may seem […]

15 Feb 2019
Translation Industry

He Said, She Said: Addressing Gender in Neural Machine Translation

Artificial intelligence technology has run into a potentially delicate issue: gender bias. In November 2018, mainstream news media reported that Google’s automatic suggestion tool for Google Mail will not suggest gender-based pronouns to avoid autocompleting a sentence with the wrong gender.

17 Jan 2019
Corporate

PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS
TechInput Inc. turns twenty

TechInput Inc. was established January 14, 1999 in Houston, Texas – the world’s oil capital. Those were hard times for international oil and gas industry (and global economy in general). Annual average price of oil, standing at USD 11.98 in 1998, dropped even lower in 1999, nearly reaching its all-time low of USD 11.11. The […]

15 Jan 2019
Translation Industry

America’s Translation Rate Holds Firm at USD 0.22

Over the past few years the language industry has been actively exploring alternative pricing models, such as hourly or subscription-based models. Yet despite all the innovation, the good old word rate remains the metric overwhelmingly used by this multi-billion dollar industry. But how much does a word cost? Obtaining data from private sector clients is hard, […]

14 Jan 2019
Translation Industry

The Language Industry According to LinkedIn

Professional networking site LinkedIn has continued to grow since it was acquired by Microsoft for a whopping USD 26.2bn in late 2016. The site now has more than 500 million users and reportedly generated USD 1.3bn in revenues in the first quarter of 2018. While many people continue to see LinkedIn as an online version of their […]