A Beginner’s Guide to Chinese New Year 2016

A Beginner’s Guide to Chinese New Year 2016

This time of year can be a tough time for many. The short, cold days combined with the reality of tough-to-keep New Year’s resolutions is often a recipe for mid-winter blues–even for the cheeriest among us. If, however, you’re lucky enough to be Chinese this time of year, none of it seems so bad because […]

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OnFebruary 5, 2016, posted in: Articles, Chinese by

Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year 2016 in Ottawa!

Move over winter blues, Chinese New Year is almost here! The holiday of abundant red always brings with it an air of festivity, and of course, delicious Chinese food! This year it falls on February 8th and will be the start to the Year of the Monkey. In Ottawa, we are fortunate to have a […]

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OnJanuary 29, 2016, posted in: Chinese, News by

Russia is Mordor? The Battle of Human vs. Machine Translation

Russia is Mordor? The Battle of Human vs. Machine Translation

Last week many news headlines widely reported an embarrassing incident of translation gone wrong at the automated hands of Google Translate’s Ukrainian to Russian feature. While countless mistranslations have been reported over the years, few have drawn as much attention as this one which translated “Russia” as…ready for it? Mordor. Yes, you read that right, […]

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OnJanuary 15, 2016, posted in: Articles by

Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy Chooses wintranslation

Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy Chooses wintranslation

Recently we have had the great pleasure of working with the Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy to translate international student recruitment campaigns into multiple languages. Yes, we’re talking about THE Greg Norman, the former No. 1 ranked Australian professional golfer. Our team was especially excited about this because our president, Huiping Iler, is a tennis […]

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OnJanuary 5, 2016, posted in: Articles by

Overcoming the Language Barrier

Key Considerations for Successfully Entering the Quebec Real Estate Market wintranslation was recently featured in Canadian Apartment Magazine discussing our experience working with clients in the real estate sector who are looking to expand to Quebec. Read the article below, or click here for a full downloadable PDF   Click here to read the full article […]

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OnDecember 17, 2015, posted in: Articles, Newspapers, Press by