Human Translation or Machine Translation? Which Option is Better?

The general conception or let’s say misconception among the patent filers is that the machine translation is better than human translation. It is understood that translation is the basic instrument for correspondence between organizations, business and their clients residing amongst different organizations located worldwide. Therefore, the most well-known approach to complete a translation is to[…]

Preventive Measures for Patent Translation Challenges

Patent translation comprises the translation of special language texts which are associated with patent language. Here, translation not just only means to translate the content within the patent application from one language to another, but there are a number of factors that make this piece of work worse for even, expert translators. For a simple[…]

Quality of Patent Technical Translation: Why & How It Matters?

Patent Technical Translation or non-literary translation refers to the translation performed on technical subject matters. Adding the word ‘technical’, with ‘translation’, increases its credibility and behind the scene efforts in the market. One must be entirely focused, experienced, and technical subject expert to perform this job; otherwise, any minute mistake can change the sense of[…]

How Important is Computer-Assisted Translation?

Computer-assisted translation or machine assisted/aided translation refers to a software-based automatic translation utility which helps the translators in their translation work. This basically functions by storing translated text along with the source text into a translation database, and then helps in further translation work by suggesting the pre-translated memory segments. This enables enhancement in the[…]

Fundamentals of Translation Memory

As the term describes, translation memory can be thought of as, ‘Memory or data saved from previous translations’. Translation memory functions as a set of a database that stores previously translated segments with their source segments, in the form of translation units, to make future translations much easier and faster. It is one utility of[…]

Patent Translation Techniques : Introduction

Introduction to Patent Translation Techniques: Patent translation comprises of the translation of special language texts, which not just only means to translate the content within the patent application from one language to another, but also comprises of factors that make this piece of work worse for even, expert translators. Although, by following patent standards, translation techniques,[…]

Get Your Patent Translated with Enhanced Accuracy

Patent translation is a dedicated task which involves the conversion of patent-related documentation into another language. Patent-related documentation can be any sort of patent claims, drawings, a description, and legal files or documents. Translation services majorly include translations for filing, litigation (accurate translations to undertake legal action with confidence), and technical insights (competitive intelligence, R&D,[…]

WIPO Develops a Machine Translation Tool! But, Manual Patent Translation is always Better Decision.

Patents are technical and scientific documents and thus are complex in nature. A single error can change the whole meaning of your idea hence it is important for patent search professionals to maintain the accuracy of these documents. All we can say is that patents are complex in nature and translating them is even more[…]

Bad Quality Patent Translation Can Bring Loss of Millions!

A patent is an exclusive right issued for an invention which is either a process, or the machine, or a product, or composition of matter. Currently, there are about two million patent applications documented across the globe and the increasing demand puts an extra pressure on translation experts to meet the supply demand of the[…]

Why Always Select A Trusted Patent Translation Vendor?

A patent is an invaluable asset that you own. Apart from protection in your native country if you wish to seek protection elsewhere, there might arise a need for translation of your patent on parts of it. While doing so you need to keep specific things in mind as translating a patent is crucial and[…]