5 Ways to Get More Out of Your Language Provider

December 01, 2016

Finding a translation provider can be a formidable task.  The language industry is one filled with twists and turns for customers who have never engaged with a Language Service Provider (LSP) before. And with the plethora of potential vendors in…

Everything You Need to Know About EU Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

November 30, 2016

In 2009, EU Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC became mandatory for manufacturing companies selling or distributing products in the European Union. While it’s by no means new, Directive 2006/42/EC is a powerful piece of legislation that requires…

What is Universal Spanish?

November 28, 2016

Spanish is one of the world’s most commonly spoken languages, with upwards of 400 million native speakers. It’s the official language of 21 countries across the world and it is often learned as a second language. Depending on the location, the…

The Latest Language Translation Technology

November 27, 2016

Technology is beginning to keep pace with globalization to help us connect like never before. Whether you’re traveling abroad, living in a multicultural area where your primary language isn’t spoken or learning a language and want to practice…

The Web Isn't Worldwide

November 23, 2016

The Internet has a problem.

Writing Global English: Beyond the Basics

November 23, 2016

Global English and writing for language translation is a valuable skill set that is related to, but also different from, good writing in Standard English. Taking simple steps like shortening sentences and limiting vocabulary goes a long way…

What is a Secure Translator Environment?

November 22, 2016

Progress made in the digital age has been remarkable.

Google Translate Adds NMT to 8 Language Pairs, Unveils “Zero Shot” Translation

November 20, 2016

This week Google announced that its translation app will add Neural Machine Translation (NMT) to eight of the languages it translates for. Maybe more importantly, it presented findings on “zero shot” translation, a method in which a single NMT…

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