The Irish President (Uachtarán Na hEireann) Michael D. Higgins (Micheál D Ó hUigínn) (@PresidentIRL) has publicly recognized seven volunteers for their work in building up the Irish language (Gaeilge) ve...
Nov 28, 2016
“Sir, – Does Ireland have to still mimic everything the Americans do? We now have tiresome “Black Friday” retail promotions everywhere in Ireland.” A letter in the Irish Times of Friday, 25-No...
Nov 26, 2016
It wasn’t all that long ago that computer-aided translation tools and translation memory (TM) were a new concept. By the late 1990s, language service providers (LSPs) began requiring translators to use th...
Nov 4, 2016
Táimid ann sa mhóimint dhraíochtach seo Sin é an stuif as a bhfitear brionglóidí . . . * I’m mega-fan of the music of the late David Bowie. I love everything he did from Hunky Dory (1971) up ...
Oct 23, 2016
I was demoing some smartwatch user experience in Central Europe recently and a couple of older members of the audience remarked that I reminded them of old-style Soviet soldiers. I have a habit of wearing multi...
Oct 18, 2016