Localization as a Humanitarian Effort: The Wondrous Vision of the Virtual Assistant Circle [Podcast]
In this episode of Globally Speaking, Jenny Do and Anna Nguyen share the fascinating story of how their passion to relieve suffering evolved into a program that uses language localization training as a means of developing leadership skills—and saving lives—of abandoned Vietnamese children.
Localizing for the Netflix Effect [Podcast]
On this episode of Globally Speaking, we interview Katell Jentreau, Localization Language Manager at Netflix, and delve deep into how the “Netflix Effect” will impact our industry, both now and in the future.
Localizing the Revolution in Global Travel…the Airbnb Way [Podcast]
In this episode of Globally Speaking, we discuss the sharing economy with Dan Hill, the Director of Product and Growth at Airbnb. And how Airbnb handles translation and localization issues.
Translation and the Ebola Crisis: How We Can Help [Podcast]
As the recent Ebola outbreak in DR Congo has once again shined a spotlight on the role translation plays when disaster strikes a linguistically isolated population, we interview Ellie Kemp, who heads crisis response at Translators without Borders.
Music and Localization: Fine-Tuning the Universal Language. [Podcast]
How does localizing musical content differ from localizing language? We asked American composer Marty O’Donnell, who wrote the famous jingles for Flintstone Kids and Mr. Clean ads.
Speaking of MultiLingual… [Podcast]
For more than 25 years, MultiLingual Magazine has been the primary source of in-depth news and information about the language industry. Learn more about the magazine's past, how the media landscape is changing, and why relevant news coverage is so valuable for professional LSPs.
Localization in the World of Gaming [Podcast]
In this Globally Speaking episode, we talk about the gaming industry and how it has changed in recent years. How do gaming companies determine what languages will or will not be profitable for localization purposes and how do they use big data to drive localization decisions?
Regulation, Process and Profit: A Look at Localization in Life Sciences [Podcast]
What are the implications of regulation in translation? How strictly is it enforced? What does it take to become a professional translator in Life Sciences? Who actually qualifies and who doesn’t?
The Challenge of Neural MT: Part 3 [Podcast]
In this episode of our Globally Speaking series on neural MT, we discuss what advancements in NMT will mean from a practical point of view—particularly for LSPs and professional translators.
The Challenge of Neural MT: Part 2 [Podcast]
In this second episode in our three-part series on neural MT, we dive deeper into what advancements in neural MT will mean for our industry. And why it’s a significant paradigm shift—more of a revolution, in fact, than an evolution of pre-existing technologies.
The Challenge of Neural MT: Part 1 [Podcast]
As the first segment in a three-part series focusing on the rise of neural machine translation, the hosts of Globally Speaking discuss this important issue with some of the world’s leading authorities in the field.