02/18/17

    What is the difference between Traditional and Simplified Chinese?

    The Chinese language opens more than one billion doors for communication. Since less than 1% of Mainland Chinese are conversational in English, learni[..]
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    02/11/17

    Will machines learn to understand language?

    A key concept that computing has been steeped in over recent years is big data. However, the focus is shifting gradually towards ‘deep learning’ or ‘m[..]
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    12/10/16

    How to reduce translations risks?

    Right or wrong, translation has taken a path to commoditization over the last decade or two. Business literature often describes commoditization as "t[..]
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    09/15/16

    Why do languages die?

    If you ask people in the street how many languages they think there are in the world, answers will vary. A joke says that a random sampling of New Yor[..]
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    09/08/16

    3 reasons for a multilingual Joomla, WordPress or Drupal website and 7 things you should not do

    by Manuel Herranz and Alex Helle If you are one of those people who believe that operating in English (or your national language and English as the de[..]
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    07/21/16

    Brexit: the demise of English as an international language?

    Much has been said about what may happen to the English language and the need for English translations once the UK is no longer a member of the Europe[..]
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    06/13/16

    Translate date to Spanish? Are there really different date conventions?

    Different date conventions is something that professional translators must pay attention to. Whether a date is for the US, Europe or Asia, it is essen[..]
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    04/18/16

    How to Overcome Language Barriers In Your Business

    Business owners overlook the importance of making sure that their company is ready for international trade. They don’t put the effort in to ensure tha[..]
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    03/01/16

    Google Translate error: we thought Russia was Mordor

    Google Translate errors have become a kind of popular culture joke (see our previous entry about the "clitoris festival" in a Spanish town). Some year[..]
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    01/31/16

    What is the most translated website in the world?

    There are literally millions of websites out there, many of which contain several languages. Translating a website has become a basic business require[..]
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