XL8, a Silicon Valley tech company providing AI-powered machine translation technology, is thrilled to announce its selection for the prestigious Google for Startups Cloud Program. This partnership with Google represents a significant milestone for XL8’s future growth and development. By joining this esteemed program, XL8 gains access to a wide array of invaluable resources that will greatly support our product advancements in the AI space.
Through the Google for Startups Cloud Program, XL8 will receive a comprehensive range of benefits designed to fuel our ecosystem’s expansion. These benefits include generous Google Cloud credits, extensive training programs, technical and business support, and exclusive offers across Google’s platform. These resources will play a vital role in enhancing the quality of our software services and ensuring competitive pricing for our current and future customers.
Jay Jinhyung Park, CTO and co-founder of XL8, expressed his excitement about the collaboration, stating, “We are thrilled to announce our acceptance into the Google for Startups Cloud Program. Google Cloud is an invaluable partner for XL8’s future success. This program will provide us with significant economic and technological advantages, allowing us to deliver exceptional software services and sustainable products to our valued customers. Collaborating closely with Google Cloud experts not only enhances our team’s expertise but also differentiates XL8 in an intensely competitive industry. We eagerly look forward to leveraging all the program has to offer.”
The Google for Startups Cloud Program is an initiative by Google aimed at supporting startups across various stages and industries, with a specific focus on AI and machine learning. This program empowers startups to drive innovation and foster growth within their respective fields. Participants benefit from mentorship provided by Google experts, engaging in community events and networking opportunities, and gaining access to Google’s suite of tools and services, which have a combined value of up to $200,000.
XL8 remains committed to its ongoing development as an AI and machine learning company. By leveraging the power of Google Cloud through this partnership, XL8 will enhance its capabilities in delivering cutting-edge solutions to its clients. The collaboration with Google will undoubtedly propel XL8 forward, enabling us to further push the boundaries of AI and machine learning innovation.
XL8 was founded in 2019 by technical executives from Google and Apple, both with an advanced degree in Computer Science from Columbia University. A Silicon Valley tech company at its core, XL8 takes AI-powered machine translation (MT), specially optimized for media content, to the next level. Its advanced technology allows significantly more efficient workflows by providing: in-line editing, automated media transcription with time coding, automated subtitling, synthesized voice dubbing, real-time meeting interpretation, and live subtitling. XL8’s uniquely specialized translation engines have been built from the ground up utilizing professionally trained, human-perfected subtitles curated from the media industry’s top content producers. XL8’s “secret sauce” offers media focused translation accuracy that is up to 40% higher than other generally available MT services. Since its inception, XL8 has surpassed translating 800,000 hours of content and more than 2 billion words, and currently supports more than 77 tier 1 language pairs.