Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down for Top Five Language and Translation Films

We asked Welocalize’s Louise Law, an avid film aficionado, to share her top five films that feature language and translation.  It is no great secret that I am a film fanatic. A head full of film trivia. After each fix, as a true film buff, I will always Google the film I just watched. I’m […]

Localization and SEO for Online Travel + Hospitality Industries

by Louise Law, Welocalize Marketing Manager The travel industry was probably one of the first to use the Internet in order to reach out to a maximum number of consumers. Many travelers and tourists rely on the Internet to book travel, seek reviews, give and receive advice and basically communicate about their travel experiences. Due […]

Welocalize Office Exchange Program: 636 miles from Portland to San Francisco

Localization Project Manager Marilyn Hayes is based at the Welocalize Portland, Oregon office. After being accepted to the Welocalize Office Exchange Program, she spent one week with her colleagues in sunny San Francisco, California. Marilyn recently returned from her trip and Louise Law asked her about the experience. What do you do at Welocalize? I’m […]

Welocalize and Intuit at TAUS 2013: From Zero to MT Deployment

Welocalize Senior Solutions Architect, Alex Yanishevsky, delivered a joint presentation with Render Chiu, Group Manager, Global Content & Localization from Intuit, at the recent TAUS annual conference in Portland, Oregon. In their presentation “How STE and Analytical Tools Enabled MT Program”, Alex and Render shared valuable insights about the Welocalize-Intuit machine translation (MT) program. They […]

What Matters Most: Time, Cost or Quality?

Published in the December 2013 issue of MultiLingual Magazine Historically, the most frequent response to the time, cost or quality question has been a resounding “all of the above,” knowing that one would win out and the other two would be sacrificed to meet a deadline. Times are changing. Not all content is created equal. Empowering Language Service Buyers […]

Welocalize at tekom 2013: Lena Marg and Christian Zeh Talk Terminology Management and Crowdsourcing

London-based Lena Marg is a Training Manager on the Language Tools Team at Welocalize. She delivered a joint presentation at the recent tekom and tcworld Annual Conference with her colleague, Christian Zeh, who is based in Germany and one of Welocalize’s Business Development Directors.  The tekom annual conference together with the tcworld and tekom fair, the largest global event and […]

Welocalize Marketing Intern Program Offers Opportunity to Talented University Graduates

Interview with Lauren Southers and Reported by Louise Law It’s no secret that it’s a challenging economic climate out there, not just for businesses but also for young people just starting out on their careers. Welocalize works with the University of Chester in the UK, offering placements to graduates as part of the Chester Business Masters […]

LocWorld First-Timer: Top Three Observations from LocWorld Silicon Valley

By Monique Nguyen, Business Development Director, San Mateo I recently attended the Localization World Silicon Valley conference. It was my first time at LocWorld and I found it to be right on the mark, not too big, not too small, not too boring! I thought I would share my top three observations: #1 – People […]

2013 TAUS Annual Conference: What the Industry Needs by TAUS Founder Jaap van der Meer

Jaap van der Meer is a translation and localization industry pioneer. He is the founder and CEO of some of the largest global translation and localization service companies in the 1980’s and 1990’s. In 2005, he founded the Translation Automation User Society (TAUS). The 2013 TAUS annual conference recently took place in Portland, Oregon. We […]

Technically Speaking: XLIFF, Agile, XML, the cloud, CMS, TMS and the Evolving Localization Supply Chain

Following the recent localization industry events LocLeaders Forum and Localization World in Silicon Valley, Derek Coffey, SVP of Technology and Development at Welocalize, shared his viewpoint about the future of the technology powering the localization supply chain. Not so long ago, we all struggled with moving files around the localization supply chain. Different formats and […]