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  • Fiverr takes on website translation services
    Fiverr takes on website translation services
    A July 24, 2014 news article on Adotas reports the rapid rise in popularity for website translation services for commercial enterprises of all shapes and sizes, and Fiverr is one of the few freelancing websites specializing in these types of...
  • Finding Document Translation Services
    Finding Document Translation Services
    Thеrе аrе many clients lооkіng for document translation services оn thе internet. Clients аrе dіvеrѕе - іndіvіduаlѕ, small ѕсаlе businesses, аѕ wеll аѕ medium-sized ones; thеу can bе found асrоѕѕ thе wоrld. They mау require trаnѕlаtіоn for a wіdе...
  • UCLA promoting use of traditional Chinese Medicine
    UCLA promoting use of traditional Chinese Medicine
    Although UCLA Health System is well-known for its high-tech, high-quality medical care, it also embraces complementary alternative medicine including traditional Chinese medicine. This ancient medical field includes including acupuncture, herbs,...
  • Mult-language marketing
    Protecting a Company's Image in Foreign Languages
    How to guarantee image preservation during translation, avoiding ridicule and loss of profit.* * * * *In Turkey, two men were killed as a result of a missing dot over an “i” in an SMS message – a letter missing on their cellphone...
  • South African indigenous spiritual practitioner
    Shamanism: lost in translation, part 2
    In Part 1 of this series I wrote about how the popularization of the terms shaman and shamanism in mainstream modern culture caused them to become almost meaningless in common usage. There is another side effect, though.The careless usage of those...
  • Tenggerese shaman sitting in the temple at Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia
    Shamanism: lost in translation, part 1
    This four-week series discusses the ways the terms shaman and shamanism are misused in publishing, broadcasting, and conversation, and the problems that misuse causes for trying to understand what shamanism is and how to do it.The topics are as...
  • London, England
    American English to British English Guide
    When traveling to Great Britain it's easy to think that America and Britain are so similar that there won't be a learning curve or any sort of culture shock. However the greatest differences between our two nations come within our shared...
  • New Technology makes interpretation service more convenient and cost effective
    New Technology makes interpretation service more convenient and cost effective
    By: Lori T. Williams, Owner/Managing Attorney of Your Legal Resource, PLLCThis week I interviewed Rita Denha about a new video remote interpretation technology her company is utilizing to provide interpretation and translation services more...
  • Old Bible
    New English version of the Bible omits words 'Jesus Christ' and 'angels'
    A new translation of the Bible is causing a lot of contraversy. A New English translation of the Bible, titled The Voice, has omitted the words "Jesus Christ", "angel" and prefers the word "emissary" over "...
  • Mobilearn
    Amazon Appstore's free app for Jan. 9, 2012: MobiLearn Talking Phrasebook
    Amazon.com has promised to make a paid app free every day in the Amazon Appstore, and today's app isMobiLearn Talking Phrasebook.Follow me on Twitterandon Facebookandon Google+MobiLearn Talking Phrasebook is priced at $9.99 in the Android...
  • Translation of the New Roman Missal
    Translation of the New Roman Missal
    During the Jubilee Year of 2000, Pope John Paul II announced there would be a new translation of the Roman Missal. According to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, which can be found online at usccb.org, the missal is entering into its third...
  • New American Bible
    New bible removes virgin from vocabulary
    ABC News reports that the New American Bible, one of the most popular translations of the bible in America, plans to upgrade the Old Testament’s vocabulary in their newest edition. Scholars translating from ancient Hebrew and Greek for the...
  • Google Translate
    Google Translate for Android adds real-time audio translation
    Follow me on TwitterGoogle's adding Conversation Mode to one of its products, but it's not the Conversation Mode in Gmail. Instead, Google hasaddedConversation Mode to Google Translate on Android.If it was fully baked, you could think of...
  • Word Lens
    Word Lens iOS app performs in-image translation
    Follow me on TwitterThere are plenty of applications and websites that can translate text to other languages, but if you're looking at a sign or something, you'll have to type it into a translation app. What if, instead, you could take a...
  • Dr, Zhivago
    New Translation of Dr. Zhivago: Reading at the 92 Steet Y
    On November 1, you can time-travel back to the Cold War in the Soviet Union. The new english version of Dr. Zhivago, written in the early to mid fifties by Boris Pasternak, which has not had an english translation since 1958, has recently been...