Google Translate API Closes Down

27 May

The Google Translate API has been officially deprecated as of May 26, 2011. Due to the substantial economic burden caused by extensive abuse, the number of requests the users may make per day will be limited and the API will be shut off completely on December 1, 2011.

More information is available on the Google Translate API site.


4 Responses to “Google Translate API Closes Down”

  1. Troikaa Translation Services May 28, 2011 at 1:01 am #

    its indeed a good news for all hardworking human translators who puts there best efforts to give excellent translation work to client, but client does not think the same. Now hopefully client will understand translators hardwork

    • Jiri Stejskal May 28, 2011 at 8:48 am #

      In my opinion “machine translation” has its place in our industry; it is still not well understood, though, as this case shows.

  2. NewlyWebProgress May 30, 2011 at 6:22 am #

    For website translation you can use Google Translate Element!/translate

  3. Sarika June 1, 2011 at 5:51 am #

    Thanks. Cloud computing ….

    When the clouds get dark it’s better have our things at hand, on the ground, as our feet …:
    ==== We will have web servers at home ====

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