October 2012

Monthly Archives

  • Crowdsourcing Translation

    Crowdsourcing TranslationCan language students be trusted with commercial translation tasks?  You probably heard of the $15M Series B financing to fund a web startup that is promising to use language students along with an online crowdsourcing methodology to disrupt the translation industry.

  • Why The Correct Localization Methodology Matters!

    Last week, we received the following email: “Primarily we are trying to identify new, changed, deleted material. Any leveraging of prior translations is a possible side benefit in a small number of cases, not the main goal.  At this point I am reconsidering and may just go to something like compare differences between the two branches in a CMS tool.