crowdsourcing

See You at GDC 2017!

It’s nearly that time again! GDC 2017 is right around the corner. We’re eagerly looking forward to meet up with old friends and to make new ones at this year’s event. Hosted at San Francisco’s Moscone Center, Game Developers Conference will run the whole week from 27 February through 3 March, with the [...]

By |2017-04-24T16:28:58-07:00February 16th, 2017|News|

Risks and (Lack of) Rewards for Crowdsourcing

Today we have two separate stories regarding crowdsourcing, and the risks and possible (lack of) rewards that come from relying on an all-volunteer army to solve your translation needs. Risk: Microsoft's Very Bad Day Not cool, Microsoft. This week, Microsoft had to apologize profusely when its Bing translation engine started wrongly translating the Arabic [...]

By |2016-10-19T12:55:26-07:00September 1st, 2016|News, Technology|

RL10N: Data Science gets Localized

Anyone following trends in Big Data knows that the R language has rapidly gained traction and adherents in the data science community. It has already been translated into 20 languages and has user groups in 50 countries, but many of the packages critical for its adoption have not yet been translated. To [...]

By |2016-10-19T13:01:43-07:00March 24th, 2016|Localization Tips|