Category Archives: Crowdsourcing

“Twitter in FIGS Through Crowdsourced Translation”

From “Global Watchtower”: Twitter is going to make its site available in French, Italian, German, and Spanish (collectively known in the language services industry as “FIGS“ What do you think? Are you going to volunteer? A.M.Sall P.S. Click here to … Continue reading

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Facebook’s Crowdsourced Spanish Translations – “Wisdom of the Crowd” or “Dumbness of the Crowd”?

According to Wikipedia, “Crowdsourcing is a neologism for the act of taking a task traditionally performed by an employee or contractor, and outsourcing it to an undefined, generally large group of people, in the form of an open call.” Regarding … Continue reading

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