E-commerce translations

If you work in the e-commerce world, you’re bound to be under pressure from crazy deadlines. You’ll also be used to getting your e-shops up and running within a matter of weeks. And when you have to do this for multiple markets, things can get a little tense to say the least. Why is translation […]

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Court certified translations

This week we’re going to be taking a look at the world of certified translations. When do I need a certified translation? If you’ve got a document and need it translating for official purposes, you’ll need a court-certified translation. Some examples could be birth and marriage certificates, business documents, and almost anything needed translating for […]

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Technology Meets Translation

The link between digital technologies and translation The translation industry isn’t known for being one of the most technologically advanced industries in the world. But that might be about to change. 😊 In order to stay ahead, translation agencies are having to invest in technology. Let’s take CAT tools, for example. They were once seen as […]

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Slovak translations

What you need to know when ordering Slovak translations What is Slovak? This week we’re going to take a trip across our Eastern border and take a look at Slovak. It may not one of the world’s most famous languages, but it’s one that’s definitely not to be overlooked, as its spoken by 5.6 million […]

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The next wave of translation technology

This week we’re taking an in depth look at the newest translation technology and what the future holds.   From the fictional Babel Fish to the best translation apps you could need for traveling. Translation technology is trying to break through the last barrier. Here are two of the biggest new translation technologies on the […]

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Everything you need to know about interpreting

Do you need interpreting at an event? Not sure what you need? If so, here’s what you need to know. We’ve all heard the phrase “speaking your language”, right? Well, without interpreters, this simply wouldn’t be possible. Did you know that a whopping 63% of all EC meetings take place with an interpreter? And 11% […]

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Statistical Machine Translation Versus Neural Machine Translation

Statistical Machine Translation Versus Neural Machine Translation Machine Translation is moving fast, so which one will be left in the past? What is machine translation? Long long ago, translations were done the hard way, by a person sitting in a cave translating Ugg to Uck so one tribe could understand another. These days, caves have […]

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You’ve heard of Czech. But have you ever heard of Interslavic?!

Us Slavic language speakers often forget just how lucky we are. If you speak one Slavic language, you can pretty much make ourselves understood in the whole of Eastern Europe. There are some big differences (any Pole looking for a drink here in Prague will be able to vouch for that). But our languages are […]

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Jan Jansky – The Man Who Saved Millions

Jan Jansky – The Man Who Saved Millions In part 3 of 4 on Czechs who changed the world, this week we’re looking at Jan Jansky. His work has saved millions of lives, but that nearly never happened. Jansky was born in the small town Cernosice, just outside of Prague. After studying in Prague, he worked in a […]

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The Man Who Made The World Unique

Czech Scientist Jan Evangelista Purkyne When we think of the world of criminology and crime scene Investigations, we instantly think of Sherlock Holmes or any of the modern great crime shows we all know and love. We’re sure you’ve heard of Bones, any of the C.S.I. series, or even N.C.I.S.. But, did you know none […]

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