Language Barrier a Problem for Scientific Research, Study Says

January 04, 2017

A new study suggests using English as the “lingua franca” in the scientific community has severely impeded the transmission of ideas.

The Challenge of Bidirectional Languages

January 04, 2017

When English speakers learn to read and write, we’re taught words and letters flow from left-to-right. That’s because we’ve learned a language and an alphabet based on Latin languages (e.g. English, French, and or Greek).

Four Capabilities Every Translation Management System Should Have

December 30, 2016

To be successful in the global marketplace, companies need to create marketing material in more than one language. And in order to create an effective globalization campaign, you need a Translation Management System (TMS) to host your…

Post Editing 101

December 29, 2016

Machine Translation (MT) cuts down on cost and turnaround time, thanks to its ability to decipher large amounts of text quickly. The downside to MT is the fact that it doesn’t have the capacity to translate material as a human does, and is not…

The Death of Language

December 22, 2016

In many parts of the world, languages are in danger of going extinct. It might be tempting to believe that English has become the lingua franca of global business and the Internet, but when languages die, the loss has repercussions far beyond…

Global Marketing Guides: India

December 19, 2016

India is the second most populous country in the world with 1.2 billion citizens. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in the world with a middle class population that, by some measures,  is double the entire population of the United…

Combining Technology And Marketing in the Age of Disruption

December 19, 2016

Let’s face it, as a society we are addicted to technology. The Internet of Things (IoT) revolution has taken over and there’s no looking back. Considering that 90% of the world’s data was created in the past few years and at a pace of 2.5…

London Language Company Looks to Hire Emoji Translator

December 16, 2016

Can you speak another language? What about emoji?

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