Tag Archives: Friedel Wolff

Social Localisation For the Rest of Us

Friedel Wolff, of Translate, presented at the 17th Annual LRC Conference in Limerick, Ireland on 20 September 2012. A number of high profile cases have been mentioned of social networks localising at impressive speed. Facebook and Twitter as some of the most prominent social networking services certainly get a lot of attention. What can we […]

Virtaal 0.3.0 computer aided translation tool

Demonstration of new features in the latest Virtaal release. Virtaal is an open source computer aided translation and localisation tool. Virtaal aims to be simple to use for first time localisers yet powerful for experienced localisers. Features include translation memory from many sources, sophisticated searching, a simple and powerful navigation interface and more. The developers […]

Virtaaal 1st release

Friedel Wolff, lead developer at Translate.org.za, tells us more about Virtaal. Where does the name come from, why do we need another translation memory tool, what makes Virtaal different and what to expect from the future releases.

Mozilla funds SA translation team

Published in Tectonic South Africa‚Äôs award-winning multilingual software developer, Translate.org.za, has been awarded a grant by the Mozilla Corporation to extend its translation tools. The US-based Mozilla Corporation, a subsidiary of the Mozilla Foundation, co-ordinates the development of popular Internet software projects such as the Firefox web browser and the Thunderbird email client. Mozilla awarded […]