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Translation party uses the Google Translate API to  turn Machine Assisted Translation abuse into a one-click spectator sport.

They automagically translate an phrase from English to Japanese and back again until they reach an equilibrium, or decide that they’ve tried enough (sometimes they give up prematurely, but you can only beat a dead horse for so long (or as they would say “Only between the wild-goose chase“.

Sometimes, however,   Translaton party discovers makes some remarkable discoveries.

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The more one reads Ranganathan, the more one appreciates just how far ahead of his time he was.

Now, thanks to the internet, we can begin to make his vision a reality.

Behold – the Ranganathong !

(This is all Kristina’s fault. Mostly.)

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