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National Museum of Languages to boost British multilingualism
as part of efforts to make the country multilingual. The new pop-up museum will have a physical presence in regional centres as well as a


Dragon Quest X localization looking unlikely, but could be reconsidered with enough fan requests
Nintendo streamed the Dragon Quest VII developer discussion at PAX from a couple of weeks ago, but the online audience was only treated to some


Linguist offers a tribute to the period on National Punctuation Day
Texting may have made us better communicators in terms of frequency, but can we say that about our accuracy? The 21st century and our efficiency-above-all


City poetess lone participant from Pune at Poets Translating Poets festival
Contemporary poetry from Bangladesh, Pakistan, India and Sri Lanka has been translated into German by well-known German poets, while German poetry was similarly translated into


Literary Notes: International Translation Day and Dr Anwaar Ahmed on translation studies
EVERY year, Sept 30 is commemorated as International Translation Day. The ritual began in 1991 when International Federation of Translators (IFT) began officially celebrating the


Translation Of iPhone 7 Slogan Makes Apple A Dick
International companies are always happy when global consumers line up for their products. Apple, the company behind Macs and iPhones, garners countless headlines when people


Babies born to women with hearing loss may be premature and have low birth weight, study reveals
Unfortunately, many individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing can have significant health issues, while communication and language barriers, along with a general mistrust


Translation for Global B2B Ecommerce
B2B merchants are under more pressure than ever to strengthen their global digital presence. This could include creating a multilingual, optimized website with ecommerce capabilities


Linguistic Harmony Day
Corporation Bank and Town Official Language Implementation Committee (TOLIC) of Mangaluru conducted a programme to mark ‘Linguistic Harmony’ day in Mangaluru on Wednesday. Jai Kumar


Localization: Key Enabler for the Saudi National Economic Development
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents. The recently announced Saudi National Transformation Project (SNTP) 2020 focuses on key drivers


Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Expands Its Localization Process To Turkey
On Tuesday, The Country Caller reported that Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has started its localization process in Poland with local user interface, and dubbed/subtitled programming for


5 Translation Keys For Businesses Built On Speed
That’s what localization looks like without a dedicated translation management platform in place. Bringing everyone together in a single space is the only reliable way


Solving Australia's language puzzle
Methods borrowed from evolutionary biology show how people spread across the continent, giving birth to new languages. An Aboriginal elder, speaking one of the remaining


Native American Linguist Wins $625,000 ‘Genius Grant’
The MacArthur Foundation announced the 2016 MacArthur Fellows today, commonly known as the “genius grants,” and this year’s class includes Native American linguist Daryl Baldwin.


Ancient 2,000 Year Old Charred Scroll Of Leviticus Proves Hebrew Language Has Not Changed
“For scholars, the scroll brings the good news that the text has not changed for 2,000 years,” said Biblical linguist Emanuel Tov at Hebrew University

 

European Day of Languages celebrated in Amman
adding that languages evolve constantly and are strengthened by borrowing from other languages to contribute to enriching linguistic and cultural heritage. Organisers decided to link


Baseball’s new Spanish-language translators already making a big difference
When a star baseball player speaks to the hometown media, if he came from Latin America, chances are good that there is someone standing next


Aurally challenged raise voice for sign language
It was this message which federation office bearers conveyed to Express. Speaking through a interpreter, E K Jamal Ali, the federation president, said it was


Bihar likely to translate Guru's 17 poetry collections into Devanagri
A poet part excellence', many speakers suggested that the Guru's 17 collections of poetry be translated into Devanagri script and scripts of other regional languages.


Sunday Submissions: ‘Delos,’ a Journal of Translation and World Literature
This distinguished journal of translation, Delos: a Journal of Translation and World Literature, “went through a moribund period, but is once again up and running!”


Deaf Influence on Consumer Technology
Lydia L. Callis Sign Language Interpreter, Community Educator, Advocate. From 3 Generations of Deaf family. My website is http://signlanguagenyc.com When hearing people think about exciting


Mispronouncing A Name Is Now A Microaggression
“Mispronouncing a student’s name truly negates his or her identity, which, in turn, can hinder academic progress,” according to Yee Wan, SCCOE’s director of multilingual


Why E-learning Translation is Important for an English-speaking World
When it comes to corporate training where the stakes can be very high, e-learning courses delivered in the learner’s native language are significantly more effective


Localization Barriers to Trade: Why Demanding Too High a Price for Market Access Threatens Global Innovation
A pernicious form of trade protectionism is rapidly proliferating throughout the global economy, as countries increasingly are forcing foreign companies to locate key assets inside


12 Reasons Why Software Localization (L10n) Is So Dang Hard
Easily build powerful user management, authentication, and authorization into your web and mobile applications. Download this Forrester report on the new landscape of Customer Identity


Omniscien Technologies adds 100+ Industry Machine Translation Engines
With the release of Language Studio 4.0 Omniscien Technologies has further reduced the barrier to entry for Language Services Providers and Enterprises alike to professional


Brain’s hippocampus helps fill in the blanks of language
A new study shows that when you finish your spouse's sentences or answer a fill-in-the-blank question, you're engaging the brain's relay station for memories, an


Mystery text’s language-like patterns may be an elaborate hoax
A simple cryptography method can produce the unusual language-like features of a mysterious manuscript from the Middle Ages. The finding suggests that the famous Voynich


Erard on Australian Languages.
The method, called computational Bayesian phylogenetics, forces researchers to explicitly quantify the uncertainty in the models, says linguist Claire Bowern of Yale University, a pioneer


EUNIC offers free crash courses in 12 European languages
‘In Qatar, several possibilities exist today to learn European languages such as French at the French Institute, Spanish at Qatar University or Portuguese at the


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