In business today, few would doubt the importance of the internet to their bottom line. The decreasing price of high-speed bandwidth plus the constantly growing options of mobile internet access has translated to positive growth of internet revenue. According to the latest figures from the U.S. Census bureau, e-commerce accounts for $3.7 billion in shipments, … Continue reading "When simple translation isn’t enough"
New Mexico is home to me, as it’s where I spent most of my years growing up, and it’s always nice to be back here. However, when I first moved out here from the Bronx, you might say that there was an element of culture shock! For my linguistic brain, the language differences were often … Continue reading "Regional dialects in the American Southwest"
With the ever-increasing importance of translation software in the industry today, it is important to take a look at what these resources are for and how best to manage them. Specifically, let’s look at Terminology Databases. You may also have heard these referred to as glossaries or dictionaries, or by Trados MultiTerm as Term Bases. … Continue reading "The Dos and Don’ts of Terminology Databases"