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ZA Tech Show 75: Babel

Published in TechCentral Special guest Dwayne Bailey from, pictured above, adds his voice to the show this week, along with regulars Duncan McLeod, Brett Haggard, Simon Dingle and, later, Samantha Perry. We discuss: Translation work in software Changes in Microsoft’s Office strategy Open source Patents on XML use in document formats Microsoft and Nokia’s […]

OpenOffice in 11 South African languages

Published in Tectonic After 75 000 translated words and many months of hard work, is scheduled to release 2.0.1 in all 11 official South African languages later this month. director, Dwayne Bailey, says that 20 people – academics, translators and reviewers – were involved in the translations, most of whom are language […]