"Globalization 4.0: Shaping the Future of the Language Industry" is the theme of next year's GALA conference. The Call for Proposals is now open until September 20,2019.

SDL, provider of content creation, translation and delivery solutions, has announced its latest machine translation innovation with the addition of new Adaptable Language Pairs to SDL Machine Translation, enabling brands to tune their own language pairs to any project, department or industry. This innovation is powered by Hai, the SDL Linguistic AI™ technology, and gives customers the control, privacy and freedom to create their own proprietary language pairs by adapting existing ones. 

ACTITO S.A., a provider of marketing automation, has acquired SmartFocus. SmartFocus is a SaaS ("Software as a Service") digital marketing platform created in 1999. The company is headquartered in London and operates worldwide. The acquisition of SmartFocus supports ACTITO’s plans for geographic expansion and growth following the sale of its subsidiary MediQuality to the US company WebMD Health Corp.

Leadership coaching provider DierkeHouben is now offering a 3-months program for next-generation C-level leaders. The program includes a 2-day intake session in Switzerland, a 5-day explorative leadership learning in Kenya, as well as 3 months of one-on-one coaching. Applications are now open and the early-bird discount applies until July 1st, 2019.

The business and translation management system Plunet BusinessManager is now available in version 7.4. A major change in Plunet 7.4 is the new workflow view, which offers users a simpler way of working with automated processes. Workflow templates can now be created and modified more easily than before.

BitcoinPlay has developed the infographic "What the Crypto!?" illustrating the history and impact of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. The infographic provides an insight into the 25 most prominent cryptocurrencies, their story, and market impact. 

August 2018

Customer experience pyramid drives loyalty, satisfaction and advocacy

New research by Gartner, Inc. shows organizations how to discover innovative customer experiences that build stronger relationshipsread more...
July 2018

Translation and interpreting market reaches new high

The global market for outsourced language services and technology will reach US$46.52 billion in 2018, according to a primary quantitative study by independent market research firm Common Sense Advisory (CSA Research). read more...
July 2018

IoT spending to reach US$1.2 by 2022

International Data Corporation (IDC) recently published its latest "Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide" (version 2H17).read more...
July 2018

Europe boosts investment in AI and sets ethical guidelines

The European Commission has presented a series of measures to put Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the service of Europeans and boost Europe’s competitiveness in this field.read more...
June 2018

New DITA XML.org technical publishing community portal

The OASIS international standards consortium today introduced the new DITA XML.org portal (http://dita.xml.org).read more...
June 2018

Millennials want access to technical content before purchasing

SDL has launched a report looking at the way millennials want to engage with brands, and the value they place on instant access to technical product-related content throughout the customer buying experience. read more...
May 2018

Blockchain deployment remains scarce

Only one percent of CIOs indicated any kind of blockchain adoption within their organizations, and only eight percent of CIOs were in short-term planning or active experimentation with blockchain, according to Gartner's 2018 CIO Survey. read more...