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. 

February 2016

Mobile Internet users to top two billion in 2016

The International Data Corporation (IDC) estimates that 3.2 billion people, or 44 percent of the world's population, will have access to the Internet in 2016. read more...
February 2016

DITA 1.3 becomes an official OASIS standard

The OASIS open standards consortium has announced that its members have approved the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) version 1.3 as an OASIS standard, a status that signifies the highest level of ratification. read more...
February 2016

Gartner reveals unexpected implications arising from the Internet of Things

More than half of major new business processes and systems will incorporate some element of the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2020, according to research firm Gartner, Inc. read more...
December 2015

How audience age affects global content strategy

The generation born between 1980 and 2000 continues to capture the attention of marketers, economists, and sociologists around the world. read more...
December 2015

New book: A Practical Guide to XLIFF 2.0

Publisher XML Press has released a new book introducing the OASIS XLIFF standard. read more...
October 2015

Top ten strategic technology trends for 2016

Gartner, Inc. has highlighted the top 10 technology trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2016. read more...
October 2015

Lack of language skills among UK and US staff

Specialist translation and localization agency Conversis has released new research which reveals that many UK and US businesses are struggling to expand internationally because they can’t find employees with the appropriate language skills and cultural awareness.read more...