Blog Header

In: simultaneous interpreting

interpreting

07 DecInterpreting through KUDO: An Insider’s View


Cloud-based interpretation (a.k.a. RSI) is the biggest technological innovation in interpreting since the Nuremberg Trials, when the simultaneous mode was officially adopted. Granted, audio quality, microphone design and headset ergonomics have all improved markedly since World War II. But despite the modern technology behind it, a microphone is still a microphone. And the headsets used in Nuremberg don’t look drastically…

Read More
interpreting technology

13 NovInterpreting Technology Tasting


The field of interpreting is undergoing some ground-shaking changes. Ubiquitous broadband has made multilingual streaming a reality. Neural machine translation is flirting with voice recognition. And Google has just introduced its first version of a babel fish that you can literally stick in your ear. Pretty exciting news for users who believe they can now tour the world with their…

Read More