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Bruce Brill (Bruceb -at- accentsoft -dot- com) writes:
> On 23 Sept 96 Vanessa Wilburn asked:
>>Could we have this on the list? I'm interested, I'm sure there are
>>other interested parties. --Vanessa
>>>Robbie Rupel <robbie -at- NENE -dot- CMS-STL -dot- COM> wrote:
>>>My company is considering having the documentation (paper and
>>>online) translated into several languages (French, ....
> In response (though at the risk of blatant advertising!), I will
> include FYI the following from my firm's translation services
BLATANT, YES, AND I'M NOT AMUSED!
> software. Accent combines state-of-the-art software with a unique
> approach to multilingual challenges.
BEWARE THE TRANSLATOR WHO USES COMPUTER TRANSLATION!
> To assure highest quality, our Translation Department employs only
> the finest, most reliable translators.
WE HOPE THAT THERE ARE ALSO "QUALIFIED TERMINOLOGISTS, REVISORS AND
TECHNICAL ACCURACY CHECKERS?
Many work in their native countries, which *insures*
they are on top of fast-changing computer
> terminology and technology. Furthermore, we always insist on
> independent proofreaders checking all work.
> Our Translation Department, managing a staff of 100 translators
100 ... PLEASE!
> over 20 languages,
20, AND STILL MAINTAIN HIGH TECHNICAL QUALITY?
Bernie McCann bi975 -at- ncf -dot- carleton -dot- ca
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