FLOSS Weekly 248: Pootle

Pootle is an online translation platform that allows your professional or community translators to easily complete localization tasks. For you it becomes easier to manage and monitor the distributed work.

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 […]

Your right to remain silent – IGF 2009

Dwayne from Translate giving a presentation at the Fourth meeting of the IGF, 15-18 November 2009, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt whose theme was, ‘Internet Governance – Creating Opportunities for All’ Highlighting the need for language to be central to the discussion of oppotunities for all.  With many in the forum talking about the right for […]

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.