Conyac is a translation service based in Tokyo.
Their goal is to replace traditional translation agencies with a quicker and cheaper alternative, and to help Japanese startups expand globally.
Since launching in 2009, Conyac’s base of translators has grown to 10,000 individuals around the world who work in 60 languages. Prices range from $3 per translation to a $100 per month packages, and clients usually get their completed projects back within an hour.
Founded by Naoki Yamada, Conyac (pronounced like cognac) is named after the special konjac jelly in popular Japanese cartoon “Doraemon” that gives characters the ability to speak and understand any languages after they ingest it.
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