Maria Sgourou


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The Four Stages of Machine Translation Acceptance in a Freelancer’s Life
Maria Sgourou
Proceedings of the Human-Informed Translation and Interpreting Technology Workshop (HiT-IT 2019)

Technology is a big challenge and raises many questions and issues when it comes to its application in the translation process, but translation’s biggest problem is not technology; it is rather how technology is perceived by translators. MT developers and researchers should take into account this perception and move towards a more democratized approach to include the base of the translation industry and perhaps its more valuable asset, the translators.