Since the 15th century, the invention of the printing press, the rise of telecommunications and the arrival of the digital era have facilitated the transmission of knowledge, both at a national level and at an international level. This has made it possible to develop increasing...

Now I’d like to talk about the wonderful technical translation found in most non-native instruction manuals. Do you know what I’m referring to? I’m positive you do. You buy an electrical appliance, a computer, a software package, a measuring device, or any...

If there is one film that 2017 will be remembered by, it’s “La la Land.” Despite being a musical, it captivates you for its entire two hours’ duration. Nevertheless, there is something that bothers (and a lot) those involved in the world of translation. That...

How much money do you have in your bank account? If you do answer me, you´ll undoubtedly do so in the same language as that of the question, just as you would when you go to the bank to exchange some money. But it’s a...

Even though the boundaries between general translation and specialised translation are not always clear enough, it’s a significant distinction often made within the broad world of translation. In very general terms, as this has been a subject of much debate, general translation texts usually involve...

In this post we will talk about the blogs of several healthcare professionals with very different profiles but who have something in common: they use several languages in their publications.  There is a huge number of doctors with very interesting blogs, but we have found...

In the Barcelona eShow trade fair they confirm their interest in English-, French, and German-speaking markets Spanish eCommerce shops want to open new markets abroad. This is the perception of hundreds of companies during the Barcelona eShow trade fair. Expanding in English-, French-, and German-speaking markets...

Japan may be a small country but it has a high population density, and is well known around the world for its interest in technology and innovation.  But it seems that the discreet Japanese society, despite being eager for knowledge and driven to keep up...

Technology, like languages, is constantly evolving, and this inevitably changes our habits.  Among other things, we already use apps, which are here to stay in many aspects of our lives. Its use has been an intergenerational revolution. Nobody wants to miss the technology train. It's...