From where I sit: Lost without translation – Times Higher Education

From where I sit: Lost without translation
Times Higher Education
Yet it is still sending me material in Japanese. Its systems can't seem to cope with the concept that it needs to arrange for the translation of what is

The most racist immigration laws and events over the last century – SDNN

The most racist immigration laws and events over the last century
SDNN
Translation: We know the Fed Gov has done nothing of consequence, is doing nothing of consequence, and isn't likely to do anything substantial about

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Google Delivers Foreign Tongues at the Press of a Button – Spiegel Online


Spiegel Online
Google Delivers Foreign Tongues at the Press of a Button
Spiegel Online
A German scientist has developed one of the first translation programs suitable for everyday use. Sheer computing power gives the Google

Rudd – lost in translation – Sydney Morning Herald


Sydney Morning Herald
Rudd – lost in translation
Sydney Morning Herald
He can do "business speak", obfuscation, spin, bureaucrat and Mandarin but can't pitch to the layman (aka: working families) in plain language.

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Religious Happenings Calendar – Inside Bay Area

Religious Happenings Calendar
Inside Bay Area
In Mandarin with translation into English and American Sign Language. Adults, teens, families welcome. $10. Orgyen Dorje Den, Vajrayana Buddhist Meditation

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Communist Youth League raises 81M yuan for quake relief – China Daily

Communist Youth League raises 81M yuan for quake relief
China Daily
including 800-plus local youth league members from Yushu who provided Tibetan-Mandarin translation for the relief teams and the local people.

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Stocks Poised To Extend Gains – Trading Markets (press release)


Reuters
Stocks Poised To Extend Gains
Trading Markets (press release)
(OI) reported a higher first quarter profit over last year, helped by a 4% increase in revenues primarily from favorable foreign currency translation.
Fed Rate Remains UnchangedDaily Markets

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Stock futures rise, point to higher opening – The Associated Press

Stock futures rise, point to higher opening
The Associated Press
Its profit, however, fell because of a one-time charge related to foreign currency translation. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. said its profit

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Aid Package to Greece Now Priority After Contagion Fear Rises – BloggingStocks (blog)


Reuters
Aid Package to Greece Now Priority After Contagion Fear Rises
BloggingStocks (blog)
Translation: contagion. For American investors having a hard time understanding the above, think subprime loans or mortgage-backed securities.
The euro: On the brink of crisisThe Guardian
Greece's crisis begets a German backlashFinancial Times

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What all cruisers need to know – CANOE

What all cruisers need to know
CANOE
Translation: If you are a fit, high energy person, avoid the “panoramic” tours, which are usually bus trips targeted at seniors or those with mobility

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