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IT translations

IT translation: it’s not just from English!

Many people think that English is one of just a few languages in use in the IT industry. And yes, to some extent, that’s true: English is prevalent in the IT world. But our translation work for the IT industry goes far beyond English to Polish translations. After all, games and apps are available in…
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business cooperation between Poland and Switzerland

Business links between Poland and Switzerland

At the end of 2018, Switzerland was ranked 22nd in the list of Poland’s trade partners in exports. Although the Swiss economy is well developed, it’s based primarily on the insurance and banking sector. Nevertheless, economic relations between Poland and Switzerland look very optimistic today. Switzerland is one of the wealthiest and most developed countries…
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Polish British business ties

Business ties between Poland and the UK

Today, even with Brexit in progress, Poland and the UK maintain close economic and trade relations. In fact, with trade turnover having grown systematically since the 1990s, the UK is now Poland’s third most important trade partner. The bilateral cooperation between these two countries has solid historical roots and continues to flourish today. Over the…
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The pros and cons of working with a translation agency

When you run a company and need translations, you have three main options: you can employ a full-time translator, work with a translation agency or with a freelance translator. These solutions have their own pros and cons, which is what we’re going to look at in this article.  Although in essence, both an in-house translator…
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What is localization and why do you need it?

If you order translations, it’s usually advisable to order localization as well. And what’s the difference between these two services? Why? Isn’t translation sufficient? To make this whole subject even more complicated, there’s also transcreation. These different terms can cause a bit of a headache, but don’t worry, we’re about to clarify what they mean.…
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Online Translations

The vast majority of services provided by translation agencies are 100% online. Today, in a world altered by COVID-19, online translation services have become even more crucial. What influences their current form? What tools allow us to work in this way? What are the benefits of using online translation services? Let’s examine these questions and…
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Train with FizzUp in Polish!

Today, we want to show you one of our latest and most exciting endeavours. Over the past few months, we’ve been responsible for translation and localization of FizzUp, the French fitness application. And now, we are happy to take you behind the scenes of this project FizzUp is a French fitness mobile app, designed for…
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aids in polish translations

Aids in Polish Translations [part 2]

In our last blog post, we talked about machine translation and CAT tools, both of which play a significant role in the way the modern translation industry works. Today, we are going to discuss the backstage of machine translation applications and programmes. As we mentioned in the previous blog, MT applications use databases called ‘corpora’…
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english words of polish origin

8 English words of Polish origin

Did you know that several words commonly used in English today derive from the Polish language? To enlighten you a little today, we’re going to introduce you to some of them! Let’s start with a brief overview. Modern languages are often highly influenced by other languages. Polish is a good example. According to the Polish…
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What is Polonia and where can you find Poles?

Have you ever heard the term Polonia? It’s a Polish word, which basically means the Polish diaspora. It’s what we call Poles living abroad. Although, in a narrower sense, Polonia refers only to people of Polish origin who are born outside of Poland, in this article, we’re using the term in its wider sense. Today,…
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