Danish language service provider World Translation won the German-Danish Business Award 2018, standing out among 21 competitors. Since 2011, the German-Danish Chamber of Commerce has honoured companies or organisations that contribute to great business relations across the German-Danish border, companies that are innovative and have achieved exceptional corporate success. 

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. 

Market research firm Common Sense Advisory has published the report "Four Futures for Global Intelligent Content." It analyzes four content trends that promise to add value to the masses of information generated every second: how semantically enriched content is adding knowledge to content; why machine-generated material is exploding content volumes and changing the nature of text; how conversational interactions are transforming content requirements and building demand for new ways to record information about users and their relationship to content; and why the rise of speech-enabled and headless devices will require content intelligence. The report also offers recommendations for how to prepare for the rise of intelligent content.

Each touchpoint with customers can build or break the brand experience. And content is at the center of the customer journey. SDL’s recently published white paper "The 6 Dimensions of Customer Journey Continuity" explores the vital role of content in each of the six dimensions of the customer experience: your market presence, organizational structure, product release cycles, content governance, process automation, and customer relevance. The white paper can be downloaded free of charge.

 

Lingoport, Inc., a provider of software internationalization tools and services, has published the “i18n Quick Planning Guide” to help companies understand the process of preparing software to support local languages and cultural settings. The guide can be downloaded for free upon entering your details on the Lingoport website.

Evernex, a third-party maintenance provider for datacenter hardware and IT equipment has acquired A Systems, a third-party maintenance services provider in Brazil. Evernex operates through subsidiaries in Brazil, Mexico and Chile. A Systems was founded in 1996 and is today a market leader in the Brazilian third-party maintenance services market. 

May 2017

Are we ready for Virtual Reality?

Research and advisory firm Forrester is making the call that marketers may be ramping up for Virtual Reality (VR), but consumers aren't ready for it – yet.read more...
April 2017

Byte Level Research publishes its Web Globalization Report Card

Google emerged on top of the 2017 Web Globalization Report Card, published in February 2017 by Byte Level Research.read more...
April 2017

Survey on the size and growth of the global language services and technology market

The market for outsourced language services and supporting technology grew 5.52 percent to US$ 40.27 billion from 2015 to 2016, according to independent market research firm Common Sense Advisory (CSA Research). read more...
April 2017

Algorithms the heartbeat of Industry 4.0 projects

The German government-sponsored initiative Industry 4.0 has been underway for more than five years, and while many businesses have begun some promising projects, key challenges remain that are making algorithms the heartbeat of these projects, according to research firm Gartner, Inc. read more...
March 2017

The best global webistes of 2017

Google emerged on top of the 2017 Web Globalization Report Card, published recently by Byte Level Research. "Google has long been a language pioneer, now supporting more than 100 languages via Google Translate and 725 languages for Gmail," said report author John Yunker. "But it’s not just languages that make a website succeed globally. Companies need to support...read more...
February 2017

Businesses recognize the value of content

Research and advisory firm Forrester has evaluated the state of marketing content spend and found that businesses recognize the ways content leads to better customer experiences, which is leading to greater and greater content investments: In 2016, content spending will exceed $10 billion in the US alone.read more...
February 2017

Content marketing spending to be increased in 2017

Marketers in the UK that are extremely or very committed to content marketing, value creativity and craft in content creation higher than other marketers, a report by the Content Marketing Institute has revealed.read more...