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Chemical Trade and GHS Implementation for MSDS

May 19th, 2015 | 1 Comment »

The production and use of chemicals has become a fundamental component of many industries. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA): the global chemical business is more than a $1.7 trillion per year enterprise. In the U.S., chemicals are a $450 billion business and exports are greater than $80 billion per year. Though

How the IoT Makes Localization More Important Than Ever

May 4th, 2015 | No Comments »

For anyone who hasn’t yet been swept up in the Internet of Things media hype: the Internet of Things is the next stage of the technological evolution that is starting to take center stage. This is the process whereby different everyday ‘things’ are connected to the Internet (and more often than not, the cloud,) for

The Challenges of Translating Medical Documents

March 19th, 2015 | No Comments »

Medical translation is a unique field in which foreign language expertise is not the only requirement for preparing a professional translation.  The translator need to not only be a native speaker of the language the document is being translated into, but must also have subject matter expertise in the specific medical field. Between shorthand and

Why Localizing Your Mobile App is a Must

March 11th, 2015 | No Comments »

According to the statistics website Statistica, worldwide free app downloads in 2016 is projected to grow to 211.31 billion downloads, and paid app downloads are predicted to be 13.49 billion downloads. There is no question that the international value of apps is on the ‘up and up.’ Yet, in a world where language remains the

Expanding Your Business to the Global Marketplace

March 3rd, 2015 | No Comments »

Since the global economic downturn that occurred several years ago, many business owners have been more than hesitant to expand their services globally. Yet, by not doing so, they are closing themselves off from global business opportunities with a wellspring of potential. The global economy is well on its way to regaining some strength and