It doesn’t get simpler than this: Validation 101

Language Service Providers offer clients a wealth of translation technology to make translations easy to manage, hassle-free and lower cost. Translation tech can also help make translations even more accurate. One of these tools is a translation validation platform: The benefits: Easy and free to create Adds consistency across your global business Simplifies complex technical

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October 15, 2018 0

Rename, set and match: Translating sport

How do language service providers enable sport marketers and governing bodies to create accurate multilingual content? The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games isn’t that far away. And anyone interested in translation technology will be keen to see how new AI-driven translation tools will fare. Another test for AI in the translation industry Japan’s Institute of Information

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October 8, 2018 0

The fatality of mistranslations

You may have read our recent blog on the hardest languages to translate.  So, what about industry sectors? Industries which have high levels of very technical and unique content are generally regarded as the hardest. The legal, medical and engineering/technical sectors, for example, require incredibly detailed and exacting levels of translation accuracy, because they are,

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October 3, 2018 0

Magento Live Barcelona | 2018 – Come and say Hi!

The Straker Translations European team will be at Magento Live Europe | 2018 We’re here from October 9th – 10th. Stand G18. We’re happy to say that our extension for Magento 2 Enterprise is available on the Magento Marketplace. We are now supporting all existing Magento versions – no other translation vendor in the market

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October 3, 2018 0

What’s the hardest language to translate?

You’ll be surprised to find out what the hardest language is to translate and why it’s even harder to learn. Different character sets and alphabet, different sentence structures, etc. So how do translation agencies cope? The majority of surveys will tell you that Chinese and Vietnamese are the ‘hardest’ languages to learn in Asia, while

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September 26, 2018 0

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