Category Archives: The Periphery

A translator’s conversion to a mechanical keyboard

Find out why I switched from a membrane to a mechanical keyboard and my verdict on the Filco Majestouch. Continue reading

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Typing survey results

Were you one of the 817 translators who responded to the survey on translators’ typing habits? Find out how the others answered. Continue reading

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Typing Tips for Translators: Q&A

Did you ask a question at last week’s webinar on Typing Tips for Translators? Check out the answer here. Continue reading

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Typing Tips for Translators

A call to complete a quick survey and news of a webinar about keyboards and typing Continue reading

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memoQfest and memoQ 2015: a dual review

Why I’m glad I went to memoQfest and a look at some new features in memoQ 2015 Continue reading

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How to use a SDL Trados Studio analysis to create a quote in TO3000

Step-by-step guide for creating a quote in TO3000 with a Trados grid and a Studio analysis. Continue reading

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Winter in Madrid

A timely read if you are in Madrid at sub-zero temperatures this January. A riveting read if you are interested in post-civil war Spain and spies. Continue reading

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memoQ 2014 R2

A major facelift and some big changes under the hood. Continue reading

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10th Mediterranean Editors & Translators Meeting

A review of METM14, the 10th Mediterranean Editors & Translators Meeting, in El Escorial, Spain Continue reading

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SDL Trados Studio 2011 Manual: updated

A look at the third edition of the SDL Trados Studio Manual by Mats Linder with its 40 extra pages of tips and tricks. Continue reading

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