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CLDR 1.8 includes locales produced by ANLoc

The Unicode Consortium announced the release of the new version of the Unicode Common Locale Data Repository (Unicode CLDR 1.8), providing key building blocks for software to support the world’s languages. CLDR 1.8 contains data for 186 languages and 159 territories: 501 locales in all. Version 1.8 of the repository contains over 22% more locale […]

African localisation wins at Stockholm

Published in Tectonic Let’s face it: it’s never nice coming second (or for that matter third or fourth). But South African non-profit Translate.org.za does have something to cheer about after they returned empty-handed from the Stockholm Challenge Award ceremony earlier this month. A little-known African localisation projected called KiLinux, which translated open source office suite […]