Hey everyone! Stop by and check out our interview with TermWiki’s one millionth term contributor, Raúl Barrera! Last Monday evening, he translated the term “net current assets” into Spanish and contributed the one millionth term… who knew net current assets were so exciting?! Find out what Raúl has to say about TermWiki, contributing the one millionth term, and more!
Check out today’s interview with computer programmer and app developer, Jo Overline. You may have already heard of (and downloaded) the popular iPhone app Ugly Meter, but do you know about the creators behind this success? In today’s interview, Jo talks about his latest project, Wordicus, a multilingual word game that connects individuals across countries and languages. Check it out today!
Hi everyone! We’re here with today’s Wacky Word Wednesday, a word full of magic, exploration, and a stench you can smell for miles! Read all about the discovery of the world’s first tobacco leaves, Columbus’ exploration and how this led to a sailor’s smoking addiction, and a malodorous wizard in the world of Harry Potter. Stop by today!
Last week, CSOFT’s Marisa Bowers and Uwe Muegge attended the annual CMS/DITA North America conference. Read about Marisa’s personal impressions of the conference and a summary of Muegge’s presentation on Google Translate and the future of machine translation. See you there!
Happy Friday, everyone! Before you set off for the weekend, stop by the blog to help us countdown to TermWiki’s one millionth term! It has been an incredible experience thus far, and we’d like to take this opportunity to share with you some fun facts about TermWiki’s progress. We couldn’t have done it without you all! Stop on by today!
Hi everyone! We’re halfway through the week, which is the perfect time to stop by and check out today’s Wacky Word! If you’ve ever had an embarrassing story involving getting stuck in a mud pit, then this is the word for you. And if not, it never hurts to expand your vocabulary. Check it out today!
Today’s post is a special interview with the localization industry’s very own Renato Beninatto. He was kind enough to sit down with us for a Q&A about life, business, and the many different hats he seems to be constantly wearing. As always, the interview was insightful, informative, and straight to the point. Come check it out!
Hey y’all, stop on by today to check out this week’s Wacky Word Wednesday. Ever wonder where crossword puzzles began? And what the difference was between a North American puzzle and an Australian one? More here, as well as an introduction to TermWiki’s latest feature, TermBea!
Today’s blog talks about the growth of collaborative and innovative practices in the next decade. Check it out to see some interesting statistics we found in the Google Decisive Decade Report about how employees want more collaboration and innovation and what they predict the 2020 workplace will be like. Don’t forget to comment! As always, we love to hear your thoughts :)
Check out an interview with web globalization connoisseur and co-founder of Byte Level Research, John Yunker. Read all about what Yunker has to say on the shrinking globe, how social networking sites have lead the way with crowdsourcing, and best practices tips. We were so fortunate to have John Yunker lend his time and expertise. It was truly a treat!
Wacky Word Wednesday is back with today’s word, lily-livered. Stop on by to learn about the ancient Greeks’ belief that the body was composed of four main liquids, or humors, and how this determined individual personality traits. Read on to see how the Middle Ages and the Elizabethan era were affected by this belief…and how Shakespeare incorporated it into his plays! See you there!
Hi everyone! Today’s post is a TermWiki cheat sheet of all the useful features TermWiki has to offer. Stop by to learn about Term in the News, the latest TermWiki Forum, and My Glossary. For translators, the TermWiki toolbar and workbench might be especially helpful. Check it out, and have a happy Friday!