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Better Quality, Less Time: What’s Not to Like About Machine Translation?

Rubén Rodríguez de la Fuente

Monday, 26 March, 2012
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The quest to implement machine translation often begins with cost savings as the chief goal. At PayPal, however, the primary objective is to improve quality and reduce turnaround time. In this case study of machine translation at PayPal, learn how MT helps produce higher quality translations by reducing mechanical effort and ensuring the usage of preferred terminology and style consistency. See the advantages of MT from another perspective and consider benefits you may not have thought of.

Rubén Rodríguez de la Fuente

Rubén holds a BA in Translation from the University of Granada. He’s currently taking a Master’s degree in computational linguistics at UNED. He has been involved in the L10N industry since 2001 in various roles: translator, editor, project manager. He joined PayPal in 2008 as Spanish Language Specialist and then transferred into Machine Translation Specialist in 2011. He’s got a great passion for both languages and technology, so he feels at home in places where these two disciplines meet.