Get Localization Testfront (BETA) and other updates

Get Localization Testfront (BETA) and other updates

Introducing Get Localization Testfront We have always been strong advocates of giving translators context information and have emphasized its importance in pursuing an efficient translation process. Whether the translators are professional or from the community, they will translate the content wrong if they don’t understand the context. However, the performance of the translators is also equally important, … Continue reading

Meet Any.DO

Meet Any.DO

This time we’d like to present to you Any.DO, an app that was recently listed by Business Insider as one of the hot apps right now. We talked with Yoni Lindenfeld, Any.DO’s VP of Engineering.         Q1. Tell us about Any.DO! At Any.DO we focus our efforts on building simple yet effective … Continue reading

Updates to Get Localization Editor

Updates to Get Localization Editor

We are today introducing a new version of our editor. It brings a lot of new features and improvements especially for power users, professional translators and proof-readers. 1. New toolbar design and search We have removed the old menu bar and introduced a simple toolbar design that brings all the most needed features to one … Continue reading

Introducing Get Localization for Mac (BETA)

Introducing Get Localization for Mac (BETA)

No more ibtool, genstrings or dragging xib and strings files around. Get Localization for Mac is here! Get Localization for Mac is by far the simplest way to localize your iOS and Mac OS X apps that have been developed using Xcode. It manages all the files and it generates the strings files from your Objective-C … Continue reading

Giving Back – Get Localization and Plan

Giving Back – Get Localization and Plan

Today we would like to tell you about a client that is especially dear to us. Since 2011 Plan Finland has been using Get Localization to coordinate their voluntary translation work. We actually started our relationship by offering them a slightly different service, but soon discovered together with the folks at Plan that the best solution … Continue reading

Apps Localization for Nokia Series 40 and Asha

Apps Localization for Nokia Series 40 and Asha

We have recently added support for the Nokia Java SDK, which is an Eclipse based IDE for Java ME development. This post covers basics on how to get started with localizing your Java ME apps for multiple languages by using the Get Localization Sync plug-in and Nokia Java SDK. Getting Started: Install Everything If you … Continue reading

Slush Feelings

We had a couple of hectic days of Slush last week. Once again, it was a great experience. Big thanks to the folks at Startup Sauna, Aaltoes and everybody else who was involved in the organization of the event! There was a lot more of everything than in the previous year: more visitors, more start-ups, the Jolla … Continue reading

Weather Forecast For This Week: Slush

We are looking forward to an exciting week, not least due to Slush on Wednesday and Thursday (Nov 21-22) in Helsinki. Last year we had a booth of our own but decided this year to concentrate more on listening to the great speakers (missed them completely last year) and just mingling. We met some really great … Continue reading

Performance Updates

In an ongoing effort to speed-up the service, we have today added more extra processing power to the system and at the same time pushed out optimisations especially to the file management side. This means faster uploading / downloading and decreased processing times. In case you face any problems with performance (or any other matter), please let … Continue reading

Localization With Crowd And Professionals

Earlier we elaborated a bit on crowdsourcing as a method of quality control. But that’s not the only step the crowd can perform in localization. Here are a couple of thoughts around why you might want to go with another combination of professional and crowdsourced work: Crowdsourced Translation And Professional Editing Typical reasons to engage the … Continue reading