Global Ecommerce: Automatic vs Machine vs People Translation for Localisation

Cross border ecommerce is booming. Even just 4 years ago, a Nielsen report suggested that 57% of shoppers had purchased from an overseas retailer in the previous 6 months. In recent months the global COVID-19 has had a huge impact on retail across the globe. Brick and mortar shopping has dropped significantly in the US and UK, with the decline of the total retail market in the US this year is expected to be double

Lilt: A Neural Human+Machine Feedback Loop for Translation and Localization

Lilt has built the first neural human+machine feedback loop for translation. Lilt’s neural machine translation (NMT) system is the first of its kind in the translation technology industry and goes beyond offerings from Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple, or Microsoft. Businesses wishing to expand their global reach now have a better option to translate their content quickly and accurately. When it comes to translation, businesses have had only two choices: Full-sentence machine translation like Google Translate.