Anja Jones Translation Goes Fully Virtual

Anja Jones Translation (AJT), a British language services provider (LSP), has gone completely virtual. Staff's last day in the company's physical Newquay, England office...

Appalachia en Español

When you live in the Appalachian mountains, Spanish textbooks don't always speak to you. That's the realization that led Harlan County, Kentucky schoolteachers Chris...

North Carolina Interpreter Vaccinated

Earlier today, MultiLingual asked an important question: Will interpreters receive covid vaccines? In North Carolina at least, we have our answer. Spanish interpreter Jorge Gutierrez was...

COVID Lawsuit Implicates Interpreters

Interpreters working for meat manufacturer Tyson Foods are now involved in a covid-related lawsuit against the company. The suit, filed September 23rd, alleges Tyson...

Today: NASA Airs Livestream of Total Solar Eclipse

NASA will provide live coverage in Spanish on NASA Television, as well as coverage without narration on its livestreaming mediums. The coverage will begin...

Friday Roundup | December 11, 2020

Cinedigm partners with Spherex to expand international content distribution capabilities Spherex, an entertainment technology and data company, announced this week a partnership with Cinedigm to...

RWS announces financial results for 2020

RWS Holdings today announced its final results for the fiscal year, which ended September 30, 2020. RWS Life Sciences increased revenues by 6% to £69.5...

Friday Roundup | December 4, 2020

Unbabel releases COMET, the Crosslingual Optimized Metric for Evaluation of Translation Unbabel, an AI-powered, human-refined translation platform that enables multilingual customer service at scale, announced...

Looking back at NTIF 2020

Few of us expected 2020 to be the most topsy-turvy year of our lifetime. Multiple vaccines now march toward emergency approval, but the end...

Friday Roundup | November 27, 2020

SDI Media shortlisted for two Broadcast Tech Innovation Awards SDI Media has been shortlisted for the two Broadcast Tech Innovation Awards for its remote recording...

Friday Roundup | November 20, 2020

CPSL announces partnership with DreamTech To step up efforts toward technological development and offer comprehensive digital solutions, Barcelona-based language service provider CPSL is embarking on...

Language Services Mean Access and Justice

We spoke with Karina Rodríguez about working as a language services provider in veterinary medicine, renters' rights, and childhood learning in California. The language services...

Friday Roundup | November 13, 2020

Lilt Labs opens registration for upcoming webinar, Rethinking Your Customer Engagement Strategy, with CSA Research Join Lilt Labs next week when CSA Research shares insight...

CITLoB Elects 2020-2022 National Governing Body

In a statement, CITLoB president Sandeep Nulkar outlined the new body's mission to meet the unprecedented demand for Indic language services and cultivate global...

Friday Roundup | November 6, 2020

Kathy Laster appointed chair of Australia's VITS Language Loop Professor Kathy Laster, director of Victoria University’s Sir Zelman Cowen Centre, has been appointed chair of...

Study from CMU Illuminates the Divided US Political Lexicon

As the US transitions into post-election fallout, a recent study from Carnegie Mellon University might demonstrate how language has defined the nation’s dividing lines. Researchers...

Friday Roundup | October 30, 2020

SYSTRAN partners with TAUS to offer COVID Crisis Translation Models SYSTRAN has struck a partnership with TAUS to provide global access to secure and accurate...

Insights from Managing Canadian Indigenous Language Projects

When we think of the translation landscape in Canada, the first thing that comes into many people’s mind is the unique English-French bilingual environment....

Lilt Hosts Successful Virtual Conference

Lilt, an AI-powered enterprise translation company, held its first Lilt Ascend virtual conference yesterday, October 22. The theme was localizing at scale in a...

Friday Roundup | October 23, 2020

LicenseLogix, Interpreters and Translators, Inc., and Network Support Co. form The Supply Change Alliance to aid minority entrepreneurs LicenseLogix, LLC (LLX), Interpreters and Translators, Inc....

CATTI Announces International Linguist Accreditation Test

Planned for the end of the year, the first CATTI International test will allow translators and interpreters to test in a remote, online setting,...

Friday Roundup | October 16, 2020

XTM announces new version of XTM Cloud XTM International, the company behind the enterprise cloud-based translation management system, announced the release of its new version...

UN Translators Describe Remote Work during COVID-19

Remote work in 2020 is difficult for any profession. How have UN translators and translation teams managed during the transition? United Nations translation teams received...

Dutch Linguists Respond to Ministry Contracts Changes

The Dutch Ministry of Justice and Security have pushed back RFPs that aim to broaden the pool of agencies. Many translators and interpreters, however,...