ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

What Role Does Language Access Play in The Manufacturing Industry?

      Manufacturing is an industry that is constantly changing in terms of the technology used, the industrial and consumer products created, and the countries where the factories are managed. A recen...

Machine Translation Breach Highlights Risks Associated With Online Tools

The dangers of using free, online Machine Translation (MT) tools recently became a painful reality for Statoil, the Norwegian oil manufacturer. Employees there found that internal memos and correspond...

Studies Show Bilingual Speakers Have Superior "Attentional Control"

  Thinking about learning another language? New research suggests it‚Äôs a good idea. The journal Bilingualism: Language and Cognition recently published a study which uncovered that bilingual people ...

How to Combine Human Translators with Machine Technologies

      The process of one person translating from one language into another, especially when it involves corporate and legal documents, can be very slow and belabored. In a multinational and multilingu...

Starbucks Deserves A Gold Card For Localization

  Operating in 72 countries and territories with more than 20,000 locations, Starbucks has unprecedented global brand recognition. The white cup with the green logo and brown sleeve is on the forefron...

Globalization and 3D Printing

According to Thomas Friedman’s book, The World is Flat, in the last century, our world "flattened" before our eyes and is now a level playing field, where all competitors have an equal opportunity. ...