A call on globalwatchtower.com on Oct 28, 2008 titled “Innovative LSP Where Art Thou” went out in the translation and localization industry requesting from language service providers (LSPs) to participate in a report to profile some of the more creative and innovative suppliers. Only three suppliers responded with mediocre answers.
During a visit this week to a leading manufacturer of surgical robotic equipment, I was allowed to preview and experience their fascinating product. This company has effectively combined video, optics, robotics, software and computers to create a product beyond belief. You have to experience it to truly appreciate its abilities. It is mind-boggling! Within a few minutes of training, I was able to operate the robot arms and perform intricate functions with relative ease!