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Translation using Cloud Computing Zach Hansen Maria Guzman 10/04/2010 JT Foust John Miller
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Cloud Computing How does it work? ased on the ternet Based on the Internet x “Client-server” paradigm shift oftware & data stored on rver Software & data stored on server x Accessed through Web service/software (i.e. Web browser Allows for fast searching x Google searches the “cloud” for answers
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Cloud-based Translation Traditional services use algorithms and dictionary- based translations Let’s see an example New technology allows statistical referencing of uman anslated documents human -translated documents Massive amounts of these previously translated online documents are found (e.g. UN proceedings) Computer scientists “train cloud computers to recognize which words and phrases match up across tongues” g Let’s see an example
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Principles of Translation Voice-to-text Text-to-voice onverts spoken words to text onverts text to spoken words Converts spoken words to text –known ±as ± speech recognition Examples: Google Voice, Jott Converts text to spoken words Recently, speech is becoming increasingly “human-like” by incorporating intonation , pauses , inflection , and emphasis Examples: TTS software Voice-to-voice
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course MGT 3743 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Georgia Tech.

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