Tag: locworld

Localization Metrics and Return on Investment

While humankind was still grappling with the new reality of the pandemic, LocWorldWide42 (LWW42) was presented to localization professionals and other participants attending virtually...

Virtual LocWorld Kicks Off

Industry conference Localization World officially kicks off its second virtual version today. Not to be daunted by coronavirus lockdowns, LocWorldWide43 follows up on the...

Takeaways from LocWorldWide

LocWorldWide, held July 28-30, was the biggest localization event yet to pivot to an online forum. The content was originally scheduled for Berlin in...

Localization Unconference: The First 10 Years

The event is still going strong and is now worldwide; organized by and attended by those interested in localization and related-areas of our industry who want to meet and make connections through the discussion of hot topics or things that normally don’t get on the regular conference circuit agenda.

Conversational UI Language Design at LocWorld35

Conversational UI localization and language design skills are central to a great user experience. CUI means we moved from a "user"-centric concept of design to a human-centric one. After all, what could be more "natural" that talking to a computer? Both humans and computers "converse" in dialog, and it's the language design knowledge for such a conversation that's critical to delivering a natural, human-like interaction between the two.

Live from LocWorld

The keynote at LocWorld32 just took place in Montreal, Canada, discussing how to engage customers profitably. "This," said keynote speaker Donald Cooper of localization "is...

Running on Empty: The Irish Language Lesson from #LocWorld31

Another Localization World Dublin has come and gone. Again, running featured as an (unofficial) activity  for participants. Again, the expressed interest in doing so paled...

Third Localization Unconference Canada. Now a Tradition!

Oleksandr Pysaryuk (@alexpysaryuk) reports: It was the third time we held the Localization Unconference in Toronto. And our Canadian edition was again absolute fun and...

Localization World Dublin 2014

Proud to say that Localization World came to my home city, Dublin, in June 2014. And boy, what an event. I am told that...

Oracle Applications User Experience at Localization World Seattle 2012

Pleased to say that my session about global user experience (UX) has been accepted for Localization World in Seattle later this year (October 2012)....

Localization Conference Tweeting: Any Tips?

Yes, tweeting from conferences has really taken off. The volume and quality of tweeted information and comment coming from the recent European Language Industry...

Mobile Apps Localization, Irish Style, Apple Style

You don't need professional linguists to bring your mobile app to the international market. You need a service to help you reach interested translators. Let the user decide.