blog

A place for our thoughts and opinions

Why Businesses cannot simply rely on Google Translate.

Google Translate has been listed as one among the best translation assistants where people have begun to solely depend on these services for everyday tasks.

Google translation offers up to 100 plus languages which helps you to identify and communicated with different languages and cultures.

However, why is it that business are not encouraged to rely on Google translate alone?

  • Services and translation assistants do not guarantee absolute security. This can be seen in the contexts where business companies using the help of google translation services to translate confidential documents, have experienced data being stolen through the technology used.
  • Google Translation is highly accurate but this is not so for all the languages. Moreover, important business documents may contain some important details. Missing out of such details can often prove to have a fatal blow.
  • Google Translation does not guarantee that the translation given is fully reliable. Thus, it cannot be deemed as a trustworthy source for business.
  • It may also lead to miscommunications between the business partners and clients. This is because google translation uses machine translation and not reliable translation agencies for its translations.
  • There are some symbols and phrases that cannot be deciphered by Google Translate. As such, sometimes, different words which bear a similar meaning are misinterpreted and important information is missed.
  • As much as possible, it is preferable that businesses uses a reliable translation agency because Google Translate does not provide detailed and error free translations which can easily be done by experts of a translation firm.

Increasing awareness is being brought about the discrepancies of using google translation services for business matters. Using machine translation can be more budget-friendly, however, it does not guarantee your privacy.

It is important that every business do their research before relying blindly on such machine translation services. Google Translate may be efficient for personal use but your business needs more than that.

 

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin
Share on tumblr
Share on vk
Share on reddit
Share on email