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The Most Famous Translation Errors in History

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There are translation errors so serious that they almost changed the course of history. From a mistranslation that almost instigated politicians to start a world war to a mistake that implied that Mars was filled with aliens, here are some of the most famous translation errors in history. Learn more about them and why accuracy and precision are key when translating!
Machine Translation and Human Translation

The Differences Between Machine Translation and Human Translation

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When requesting translation services from one language to another to bring your business to new countries and generate growth, you may wonder: what is the difference between machine translation and human translation? With so many translation tools based on artificial intelligence out there, do you really need a human translator? The short answer is yes, human translation is always the best option, since machines are not able to replicate the knowledge, expertise, cultural competence, linguistic skills, and know-how of a human being.
Professional Translators

Professional Translations: Being Bilingual Is not Enough

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When a business wants to expand their services, it can be difficult to cater to new target clients without the right translation services. That is why it is extremely important to hire reliable, professional translators. The truth is that being bilingual is not enough. Whether you are working with foreign business partners or clients, professionalism is key, so certified, dependable experts that can help translate everything rightfully and without errors, additions and omissions are a must.
Wilderness Medicine

Translation Challenges: Wilderness Medicine in Spanish

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At Argentum Translations, we are constantly on the lookout for opportunities to contribute to our community and give back. As part of our pro-bono translation services for nonprofits, we recently translated the Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Acute Altitude Illness (2019 Update). Paula Penovi, CT, CMI, discusses three of the main challenges of translating wilderness medical content into Spanish.
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Argentum Translations becomes a Certified Minority- and Women-Owned Business ( MWBE)

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Argentum Translation has received its MWBE Certification and become a Minority and Woman Business Enterprise. Read more about business inclusion in Asheville in this article written by Cayla Clark and published on the Mountain Xpress.
Breaks Down Language Barriers

Argentum Translations Breaks Down Language Barriers in the Fight Against COVID-19

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Almost one year after the World Health Organization identified the coronavirus pandemic as a public health emergency, Argentum Translations keeps joining efforts to break down language barriers and keep our Hispanic community safe and involved amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Machine Translation and Human Translation

The Differences Between Machine Translation and Human Translation

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When requesting translation services from one language to another to bring your business to new countries and generate growth, you may wonder: what is the difference between machine translation and human translation? With so many translation tools based on artificial intelligence out there, do you really need a human translator? The short answer is yes, human translation is always the best option, since machines are not able to replicate the knowledge, expertise, cultural competence, linguistic skills, and know-how of a human being.
Professional Translators

Professional Translations: Being Bilingual Is not Enough

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When a business wants to expand their services, it can be difficult to cater to new target clients without the right translation services. That is why it is extremely important to hire reliable, professional translators. The truth is that being bilingual is not enough. Whether you are working with foreign business partners or clients, professionalism is key, so certified, dependable experts that can help translate everything rightfully and without errors, additions and omissions are a must.
Breaks Down Language Barriers

Argentum Translations Breaks Down Language Barriers in the Fight Against COVID-19

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Almost one year after the World Health Organization identified the coronavirus pandemic as a public health emergency, Argentum Translations keeps joining efforts to break down language barriers and keep our Hispanic community safe and involved amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Translations and Community Involvement

2020 Recap: Pro-Bono Translations and Community Involvement

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This year, Argentum Translations provided pro-bono translations to two amazing organizations in North Carolina: Our VOICE and MANNA FoodBank. Learn more about our fight against sexual violence and hunger in North Carolina and how you can help in this article. One of our values is our deep commitment to improving the lives of our community members, and we are very proud and excited to continue to work towards this goal next year!
Translation Process

Our Translation Process Explained

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What happens when you order a translation? Find out about our workflow at Argentum Translations! In this video, Paula explains our three-step process to ensure professional translation services. Translation is a highly-intellectual process that involves extensive linguistic knowledge, cultural competence, outstanding writing skills, and a contrastive text and genre analytical assessment. We use a three-step process where three different professional linguists handle your translation and make sure it has the highest quality possible. The three steps are translation, edition, and quality assurance. Learn more.

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