The History of Google Translate

What if we could understand each other more easily?

Automatic translation has to some extent become part and parcel of our online experience. On Facebook, if you have international friends, you can ask directly to see a translation of the conversation. Not all too long ago automatically translating texts were not a given. In this article I want to focus, in short, on one of the most common ways of translating in the world.

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Screenshot by author of Google community taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Translate website taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Translate website taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Translate website taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Translate website taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Cloud website taken the 23rd of July 2020
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Screenshot by author of Google Cloud website taken the 23rd of July 2020

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AI Policy and Ethics at www.nora.ai. Student at University of Copenhagen MSc in Social Data Science. All views are my own. twitter.com/AlexMoltzau

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