Reflecting on GALA 2024: A Look at the Language Industry’s Current Pulse

The recent GALA Conference in Valencia, Spain, brought together language industry leaders and professionals for a vibrant exchange of ideas and exploring the state of the language industry. This landmark…

Customizing AI Japanese Translations: The Next Big Trend?

Translation has changed a lot in recent years by the advent of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The AI revolution can be observed in almost every language translation, but it’s also very…

Optimizing Workflow in Localization Projects: Strategies for Seamless Integration of Asian Languages

Localization is the process of adapting content to suit the cultural, linguistic, and technical requirements of a specific region. It plays a pivotal role in bridging intercultural communication gaps and…

Zawgyi vs. Unicode: The Burmese Font Dilemma

Myanmar has had a tumultuous past. From colonialism to independence, to a coup and the closing of borders and now the reopening of international diplomatic ties. This history has certainly…

Asian Language Translation 101: A Starter Handbook for Project Managers

Embarking on translation projects involving Asian languages can be a complex endeavor. This handbook is designed to guide project managers through this process, providing practical tips and real-world examples to…

Bhashini – Bringing Different Indian Languages Together

India is a linguistically rich country, with 22 official languages and hundreds more that are unofficial. While around 50% of the population speaks Hindi and 10% speaks English, there is…

Understanding the Basics of CAT Grids and Why They Matter

Have you ever wondered about how pricing in translation is calculated? Although this question may appear quite straightforward, it’s actually more complex than it appears. Why? That’s because of an…

AI-Enhanced Content Moderation in Asian Language Social Media

It is expected that by the end of this year, almost 60% of social media users in the world will be based in the Asia-Pacific region. This growth is rising…

Voice Assistants in Asian Languages: Adoption & Challenges

The adoption of voice assistants is rapidly rising in the West. But what about on the Asian continent? With a rising middle class, a large population, a drive towards touchless…

Cybersecurity Translation in the Asian Context

Although the internet and world wide web are major sources of information and communication, they have also opened up pathways for malicious actors to take advantage of vulnerable or unsuspecting…