Waygo Speaks 日本の, too!

Dear Waygo friends, It’s been a while. How have you been? In case you haven’t heard, Waygo now translates Japanese into English. 何 (nani)?! Yes, that’s right! Waygo is now trilingual. We launched the news earlier this month at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, also winning the accelerator pitch competition for the Entertainment and Content Technologies category. We … 

 

The Friday Funnies

Bad translations can prove extremely detrimental to communication. They can also be extremely entertaining. This week’s BuzzFeed article on 22 Chinese Signs That Got Seriously Lost In Translation inspired today’s post (note: some of the article’s translations are not intended for children audiences.) Waygo has had its fair share of mistranslations, and sometimes they produce some serious …