No Room for Mistakes in Legal & Medical Interpreting

Posted on: May 10th, 2016 by MediaLocate

MISTAKES IN LEGAL & MEDICAL INTERPRETING An Interpretation Challenge: A legal deposition is an incredibly important piece of evidence that serves as testimony by an expert, eyewitness, or other individual with knowledge relevant to your case. As the world becomes smaller and the global economy continues growing, more and more depositions are being done of […]

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ITAR – Translation in the Defense Sector

Posted on: April 26th, 2016 by MediaLocate

ITAR – PUTTING SAFETY AND SECURITY FIRST You can never be too safe in this technologically advanced age.  Therefore, making sure your language provider is in compliance with federal defense regulations is very important to your company. The International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are designed to control and limit access to specific kinds of […]

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e-Discovery: Tapping into the Unknown

Posted on: April 7th, 2016 by MediaLocate

e-Discovery: Tapping into the Unknown. The fundamental purpose of e-Discovery is to coordinate, organize and structure vast amounts of documents, emails, call records, transcripts, contracts and other legal materials into collections for easier reference and analysis. Much of this documentation may be in different languages, and characters that are used in one language may be […]

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Global Branding: That’s How They Roll

Posted on: March 14th, 2016 by MediaLocate

 A look at how the world’s best companies stay on top. Brands and branding can be understood best by looking at the crème de la crème of commerce. The leading examples of brands and branding online are the top, most successful company websites. Every list will include Google, Facebook, and YouTube, probably in the top […]

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Lost Without Multilingual SEO

Posted on: March 2nd, 2016 by MediaLocate

Lost Without Multilingual SEO (Search Engine Optimization). In decades past, your customers might have talked to their colleagues, family members, or local sales representatives to hear opinions and personal experiences with specific products, services or businesses within their immediate geographic area. Today, however, this information (and much, much more) is available to anyone, at any […]

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To MT, or Not to MT? That is the Machine Translation Question.

Posted on: February 3rd, 2016 by MediaLocate

To MT, or Not to MT? That is the Machine Translation Question. So what’s Machine Translation good for, anyway? Savvy tech companies know the answer, do you? The rapid increase in published content we call the “information explosion” has not been accompanied by a corresponding “budget explosion.” Global marketers are expected to get the message […]

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4 Reasons Your Global Market Strategy May Backfire

Posted on: January 15th, 2016 by MediaLocate

– 4 Reasons Your Global Market Strategy May Backfire – We all know the drill: Go big or go home. You need to go big to get big and that means taking your company, products, and services to new markets. You can’t just stay at home and expect to become a worldwide sensation – you […]

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A New Year! A New Website!

Posted on: January 12th, 2016 by MediaLocate

A New Year! A New Website! We want to help you ring in the new year, so we thought we would do our part by launching a brand new website! Check it out at www.medialocate.com and feast your eyes on a brand new design, some really cool new “snackable” content, and a whole new range […]

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3 Global Trends Influencing Innovation in the Language Industry

Posted on: November 21st, 2015 by MediaLocate

3 Global Trends Influencing Innovation in the Language Industry. The Rise of Speech As mobile users interact with their devices more and more through speech, speech translation technology will enable users to interact with each other through their devices, across language barriers. In fact, market research firm Tractica predicts that annual revenues of speech technology […]

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7 Key Questions to Determine the Maturity of Your Language Service Provider

Posted on: October 30th, 2015 by MediaLocate

7 Key Questions to Determine the Maturity of Your Language Service Provider. Industry analysts estimate over 20,000 language service providers (LSPs) across the world. With so many options, how do you differentiate between them? How do you know which LSP will best meet your needs? One way is to evaluate the maturity of your LSP. […]

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3 Reasons You Should Listen To Your Global Customers

Posted on: September 15th, 2015 by MediaLocate

3 Reasons You Should Listen To Your Global Customers. There is quite a bit of talk in the localization industry these days about reviewing translations in-house and having native speakers judge translation quality. Entire programs are set up around this notion, separate teams are hired and trained, additional pre-release review steps are built into the […]

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3 Reasons Why Your Website May Sink Your International Profits

Posted on: September 14th, 2015 by MediaLocate

3 Reasons Why Your Website May Sink Your International Profits As a leading language services provider (LSP), we see our share of websites, products, and documents ready to go global. While most of the time it’s clear that the branding will work worldwide, sometimes a “ready-to-go” project comes to us and we need to call […]

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Sample Translations, aka Pandora’s Box

Posted on: August 7th, 2015 by MediaLocate

SAMPLE TRANSLATIONS, AKA PANDORA’S BOX Have you ever sent someone a document and asked for feedback, all the while dreading that they would tear it apart? Well, the same thing can happen with translations. After all, translations are really just another type of written document and everyone can have an opinion. Sometimes, asking people to […]

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MediaLocate Ranked Among North America’s Top Language Services Providers

Posted on: July 27th, 2015 by MediaLocate

MediaLocate Ranked Among North America’s Top Language Services Providers Independent market research firm, Common Sense Advisory, recognizes MediaLocate as a leader in $38.16 billion global industry (Pacific Grove, CA) – MediaLocate announced today its official ranking as one of the largest language services providers (LSPs) in the translation and interpreting industry. Issued July 2015 by […]

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MediaLocate Releases Drupal Translation Automation Connector

Posted on: July 10th, 2015 by MediaLocate

MediaLocate Releases Drupal Translation Automation Connector. Today, MediaLocate launches a new Translation Management Automation (TMA) connector, a module that helps web content and marketing professionals manage translations directly from Drupal. Users are able to select content, request translations and, once the translations are complete, automatically import them into each locale, ready for approval by in-country […]

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Machine Translation: Magic, Myth, or Just Plain Math?

Posted on: June 18th, 2015 by MediaLocate

Machine Translation (MT)  explained in layman’s terms. Machine Translation:  Magic, Myth, or Just Plain Math? Machine Translation, MT,  is nothing new. Many companies deploy MT as part of their global outreach strategy. However, MT expectations and understanding can vary widely across the industry. So we thought: “Why not put together a series of short, informational […]

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7 Reasons Why Your Translation Review is Skidding off the Rails

Posted on: May 19th, 2015 by MediaLocate

Reviewing the quality of any outsourced deliverables should be central to any company’s success. After all, your reputation depends on your ability to produce the highest possible quality of goods and services so you can not only meet your customers’ expectations, but also ensure that they come back. In the case of translation review, there […]

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The Tale of the Graceful Squid

Posted on: May 13th, 2015 by MediaLocate

MediaLocate translates and localizes all kinds of content. One customer may require that we translate a biochemistry patent from one language into another, while another customer may need us to localize their online casual gaming site from English into 12 other languages. Then there are the projects that are a bit closer to home and […]

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Monterey to Host Language Capital of the World® Cultural Festival

Posted on: April 17th, 2015 by MediaLocate

The City of Monterey, California, officially designated as “The Language Capital of the World®,” has announced that its first annual Cultural Festival will take place at Customs House Plaza on May 2 and 3, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. MediaLocate is proud to be a sponsor of this event that celebrates and honors […]

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Zero-Defect EN-Certification for MediaLocate

Posted on: April 13th, 2015 by MediaLocate

“We did it again!” announced Quality and Systems Engineering Manager, Vilma Campos, to the MediaLocate Quality Committee on Monday. “We have aced our EN-15038:2006 audit and will be recommended for continuation of our  certification.”  This is the second year in a row MediaLocate has passed the annual audit with zero non-conformances in this standard. The […]

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly…. A Shoot-Out with an Online Translation Provider

Posted on: March 25th, 2015 by MediaLocate

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly…. A Shoot-Out with an Online Translation Provider We previously wrote about online translation portals that promise cutting-edge translation platforms, automated project management, and scalable workflows. This time around we thought we’d look at another breed of translation player emerging on the scene. As part of a growing trend, […]

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Jeff Wood: A Legend Retires

Posted on: March 17th, 2015 by MediaLocate

A Legend Retires: Announcement made at 2015 MIIS Career Fair. More than 200 students and alumni of the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (MIIS), formerly known as the Monterey Institute of International Studies, attended this year’s Translation, Interpretation & Localization Management Career Fair 2015. The Career Fair, which took place on February 27th […]

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4 Empowering Localization Tips on Video Source Files

Posted on: March 11th, 2015 by MediaLocate

Video content is king! That is, if you know where your source files are. Videos and multimedia presentations are drastically changing the way we consume information today. From advertising, branding, corporate presentations and product descriptions to instructional, educational, and training materials, video is quickly replacing written content … not just here in the US, but […]

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Control Your Terminology, Right out of the Gate!

Posted on: March 3rd, 2015 by MediaLocate

Control Your Terminology, Right out of the Gate! Your company already has a strong, savvy localization management team. You’re happy with your translation provider and eager to bring new products and divisions under your localization umbrella. And yet…you’ve noticed something is amiss. Inconsistencies are creeping in to your materials, and budgets and timelines are being […]

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The best thing you can give someone is a chance.

Posted on: December 23rd, 2014 by MediaLocate

The best thing you can give someone is a chance. Meet Jovanni Rodriguez. Jovanni joined MediaLocate earlier this year through an organization called College Living Experience. Jovanni suffered a brain injury as a result of a biking accident about 10 years ago, but has since made steady progress towards independent living and is doing a terrific job […]

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JLS LANGUAGE NOW A MEDIALOCATE COMPANY

October 25, 2018

MediaLocate’s latest addition: Welcome JLS Plus! Pacific Grove, Calif. – MediaLocate announced today that it has successfully completed the acquisition and integration of JLS Language into the MediaLocate family of companies. Located in Menlo Park, California, the new entity has changed its name slightly to JLS Plus (dba JLS Language Plus), to reflect the enhanced […]

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