News, tools and interesting articles on translation and localization

wimp, another threat for translators? Not really… October 27, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — martinho21 @ 9:26 pm

Interesting iphone app that translates text as it sees it… But if you know some Spanish, you’ll realize that we, translators, are safe….

Check it out here.


A play about localization project management? Yes! October 24, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — martinho21 @ 10:13 pm

This is, as far as I know, the only play that has been written about the exciting world of project management. Maybe only localization managers will find this one funny, but I really liked it and I wanted to share it with you all, whoever you are. Besides, it was written by my good friend Dustiño Brumley. Please write more like this one, Dustin.

Enjoy it here.


Los oficios de la cultura: Traducción October 22, 2011

Filed under: Uncategorized — martinho21 @ 7:10 pm

Interesante vídeo sobre la traducción en el programa de TVE Los oficios de la cultura. Hay algunas cosas que no me convencen demasiado, pero me parece interesante compartirlo, ya que no todos los días se le dedica un espacio en la televisión pública a nuestra querida profesión.

Hagan click aquí para ver el vídeo.