Translation tools have played a huge role in shaping the industry and here at CSOFT, we consider ourselves experts in the field. So much so that CSOFT’s very own Michael Gray led a workshop on translation tools in the CSOFT San Francisco office recently which was attended by a number of experts in the translation industry.
With the launching of its #GetSchooled Initiative, CSOFT has announced the beginning of its International Ambassador program. CSOFT will use its network, which spans over 171 countries, to inspire and train individuals and educate them about the problems that girls face in education. Through the Ambassador program, CSOFT hopes to mobilize its global team and […]
Shenzhen is a city that truly symbolizes innovation. From its designation as China’s first Special Economic Zone in 1980, it has miraculously developed from being a small fishing village of 30,000 people into the technology and manufacturing hub of the world; a roaring metropolis of 14 million people, each hoping to find the Chinese dream.
Business leaders, analysts, and policymakers discuss China’s entrepreneurial landscape at China Globalization Forum. The world is becoming increasingly multipolar with the locus for world-changing innovation shifting to the Chinese city of Shenzhen, concluded industry leaders in business, finance, and government at the first annual China Globalization Forum. “Anyone who stepped foot into Silicon Valley in […]
In 1970, during the height of the counterculture movement in the US, massive student protests opposing the Vietnam war brought people together, gave them a voice, and empowered them to stand up for their beliefs. The environment, however, was still relatively unprotected. Factories released smoke and sludge, and big V8 Sedans guzzled leaded gas with […]
We’ve mentioned Stepes before. This new platform is infiltrating the translation industry by storm. Using a chat-based app, translators can connect with clients’ documents giving them the freedom to work wherever and whenever they like from their phones. Stepes’ headquarters in Beijing consists of international staff from all over the world. Their backgrounds and different […]
Just like that, another year has come and gone and here at CSOFT’s headquarters in Beijing, we celebrated the passing of the year of the sheep in style. CSOFTers from all over the world gathered in World Financial Centre in China’s capital city for a series of inspiring speeches, the announcement of our CSOFT Academy […]
One of the biggest misconceptions when it comes to localization is that it is simply translation. However, localization is much more than directly translating phrases into multiple languages. It covers translating the text itself and tailoring all kinds of materials to suit new cultural contexts. This can include changing the page orientation or user interface […]
Here at CSOFT, our office is filled with people from all across the globe, all working together in an environment that requires cross-cultural communication at its finest. In addition to all the languages you might hear while hanging out at our MILK and Cookies café, should the conversation switch to English, you will hear a […]
Chinese companies appear to be enjoying their golden age of global expansion; Huawei, Alibaba, Xiao Mi, Haier, TP-Link and Mindray are all examples of domestic Chinese companies that have successfully taken their business models to the global market. Unfortunately, for every Huawei or Mindray, there are many companies that encounter enormous hurdles. While 85 percent […]