Slate has solved the dichotomy between confidentiality and machine translation because the entire process takes place on your local machine. Client confidentiality cannot be breached.
I love trying out new translation technology. Slate has solved the dichotomy between confidentiality and machine translation. I expect I will jump on the Slate bandwagon, because I love trying out new translation technology and the temptation is huge. And it might just be fantastic for my work.
Slate has the edge not only in look-up times but also in making quick tweaks to a terminology file. Adding a couple of terms or variables for a specific project is a breeze.
For me, a customised MT engine is an additional tool in my toolkit, and it’s the sum of all these tools that makes me highly productive in terms of output per hour. Many years of experience also play a significant part in my productivity.
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