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 Translation service for the fashion industry

The number of translations that we handle related to the fashion industry is surprisingly high. We ensure that these translations are only performed by experts with language skills and complete knowledge of fashion, design, clothing, and accessories. In addition, to meet the needs of our clients in this industry, who are often more demanding than many others, we also make sure that our fashion translations are provided with a creative and attractive style suited to the industry and the purpose of the translation.

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 Forex and Finance translations

In this world economy, your activity is closely linked to international market trends. Whether you are a vendor or a direct customer, you need all the information required to make smart business decisions. Business and economic translation services enable your business to function and operate properly in the global economy. Being an international operator in your field has endless benefits including access to foreign investors, new customers, and cheap materials.

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 Talking about sworn translations

When a document with legal value is translated, to maintain its particular value also in a foreign country, it needs to contain a translator's attestation about the truthfulness of the translated text.

This certification is called an affidavit or a sworn translation. Only through asseveration, thus, does the translated document assume the same legal value as the original one.

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Importance of choosing the right Work Channels

Nowadays, there is a clear demand on the part of businesses, of whatever size they may be, to operate through industry-specific work channels. The translation industry, in its various meanings, has reached impressive numbers, therefore, professionals, individuals or agencies, in order to facilitate the exchange of information between operators in the sector and clients, rely on these systems to spread their professional profile on the Internet and receive job offers via e-mail with the appropriate language combinations.

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CAT tool technology: productivity and improvement of quality

Generally, this is called Computer Assisted Translation, or Computer-Aided Translation (both abbreviated to CAT), to define all the systems in which a translator uses specific computer programs as an aid to the translation process.

In the most common sense used by professionals, the term CAT tool, simply CAT refers to a subset of CAT programs proper: the one that includes programs for translation with the aid of memories.

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 Translation of subtitles

Does your content strategy include the production of video files?

If the answer is no, you should know that viewing a video can enhance your users' comprehension of a product or service.

If the answer is yes, it is a wise decision to add subtitles to the videos.

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 (Why) translating a multilingual website is essential

 The current business environment is an international and multilingual environment. Companies are exporting more and more products and services abroad.
The company website becomes one of the main means of spreading the value created by the company in the home. It is a source of information with which a company presents itself as a foreign consumer.
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Machine translations


Artificial Intelligence and New Technologies: the Modern Corner of Translation?

A few years Since 2007 Google, with Translate, Microsoft and other web giants, have been distributing statistical machine translation: from semi-comics, machine translations, although not perfect, sometimes began to become also serviceable products, especially if adjusted through appropriate human interventions.

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To conduct an etymological examination of "Easter" we must refer to the English term "Easter" which would bring us back to ancient cults related to the coming of spring and in particular to an ancient pagan goddess, the goddess Eostre. The name seems to come from "Aus" or "Aes" and that is East, so it is a divinity linked to the rising sun and its heat, after all the theme of fires and the return of the star will be a recurring theme in the continuation of Easter traditions. Grimm, a well-known scholar of Nordic mythology in his "Teutonic Mythology" describes Heroes as a pagan divinity bearer of fertility and connects it to the light of the East and in particular to the Spring equinox that was called by the Celtic peoples "Eostur-Monath" and later "Ostara".

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Creating Trust in the Translation Business

 The very nature of the translation industry expects participants within the sector to experience some form of problem in cross-cultural communication. In order for companies to function with ease and for there to be a beneficial relationship between the client and the company, there needs trust.

When conducting business abroad, breaking the language barrier takes time, commitment, and intercultural competence. To ensure that nothing is left unsaid or lost in translation, consider hiring Translations Universe as your personal translations agency to ease successful cross-cultural exchange.

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 Translations trends: A look at where we may be going

Despite the remarkable developments in MT and the translation process, further improvements to MT seem all the more daunting as one moves farther down Bly’s list of stages. The human judgment and wisdom required at these stages, rooted as they often are in social and cultural knowledge, seem complex to the point that they do not fit with ease into the flow charts of computer programming.

Literature, philosophy, sociology, law and any other areas of interest which are highly culture-dependent are beyond the scope of MT. It is true now, and will probably always be true.


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 Translating patents and trademarks

With over 10 years of experience in translating patent documents to and from all major industry languages, our team is trained, equipped and qualified to deliver your patent translation project to a deadline, including watertight accuracy.

Translating patent specs

Our team fully understands the importance of a no-fuss, on-time patent documentation translation – this includes patent specifications whether you need the full specification or just the claims), patent briefs and judgments, prior art documents as well as examination reports.

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 What is Smart Working (and where is it?)?

It would be useful to write a "glossary of contemporaneity", a handbook that contains all those "English" that populate our everyday language. Technical terms for every sector, more or less youthful slang... many words used - and above all flaunted - by anyone to appear mainly smart.

In addition, “smart” is one of these, of course. English term is almost untranslatable because it contains many meanings: from "intelligent" to "quick", from "smart" to "elegant", from "fashionable" to "brazen", from "strong" to "brilliant"... and many others, even verbal, always mostly positive.

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International Mother Language Day 2018

On International Mother Language Day 2018, celebrated every year on 21 February, UNESCO reiterates its commitment to linguistic diversity and invites its Member States to celebrate the day in as many languages as possible as a reminder that linguistic diversity and multilingualism are essential for sustainable development.


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How to avoid localization mistakes

What is localization?

Localization instead of just translation is what makes a big difference. Localization, which is a sub-branch of translation, goes beyond translating content. Localization means considering the way the target audience thinks, talks and acts. It means conforming to local laws, customs, belief, and traditions.

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Translations Universe Words around the world


The benefits of human translation

Choosing an online translation agency is the easiest way to access a variety of language-related services. This kind of agency is able to guarantee the satisfaction of increasingly demanding customers in terms of speed and savings. It will be able to provide services such as proofreading, human translation, from several foreign languages.

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Cosmetic translation case study


Trough this article we want to show the methodology of approach to the subject of cosmetics, in particular, we present the translation of the website LimeLife by Alcone from English to Italian.


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Xb prime translation case study Translations Universe

 Case study: Financial translation for XBPrime 

With this new article, we want to deepen our cooperation for the translation project of the online trading platform XBPrime. This translation project was conducted within the Forex/Finance expertise and the platform's contents were localized into 7 languages: Arabic, English, Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Vietnamese.


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