Tag: Amazon

Open World E07 Ft. Kate Edwards – LocFact #TheSims

Alexis: Hi, everyone. Welcome to another LocFact. Loretta: Hi, guys. For today's LocFact, we will be talking about a game that has sold enough copies...

Squid Game smashes barriers and records, highlights importance of translation

Squid Game, the blood-spattered, dystopian South Korean critique of modern capitalism from Netflix, is set to become the streaming platform's most watched series in...

Amazon Translate, Google Translate, Susceptible to Attacks

Toward the end of 2020, Amazon launched a Live Translation feature for its Alexa virtual assistant — according to a recent report from How-To...

The Future of Language Technology: The Benefits and Dangers of Translation...

SPONSORED: A translation proxy can be an effective tool, but only in very specific cases  If you’re a company that operates in one or very few markets, it’s vital to expand your offerings...

Friday Roundup | December 25, 2020

Amazon adds translation to Alexa Amazon has launched Alexa Live Translation which — according to a blog on the company's site — "allows individuals speaking...

Mario Bros Anniversary, Nintendo Localization Stumbles

Nintendo is celebrating the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros this year, but the game that centers around two fictional Italian plumbers may have...

Was Amazon’s Giant Translation Gaffe a Marketing Ploy?

“It felt like a huge prank,” said translation industry business consultant Anne-Marie Colliander Lind in a conversation about Amazon’s botched launch of amazon.se in...

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...

Visual Composer makes Citizen Developer a Citoyen du Monde

Interesting to see that Facebook has announced the launch of a multilingual composer tool that enables users to post their status updates in different...