Entries by Star Translation

Hidden Meanings in STAR Logo

Discover Hidden Meanings in STAR There is always more to a company logo than meets the eye. Recently, we had a great time looking at the hidden messages in the logos of many of the world’s most popular brands. What about the STAR Translation logo? Designed over 30 years ago, it has a number of […]

How Big is a Global Company?

Global Companies There are many interesting facts we come across in our business dealings with global companies. An interesting question is what exactly does it mean to be a global company? STAR Translation has 44 offices on 5 continents and employs some 900 people. Are we a big company? For fun, we had a look […]

Countries and Languages Quiz

Name the four countries whose flags are represented above. Try the Countries and Languages Quiz We want to know how much you know about languages and the countries that speak said languages. Above there are four countries. Can you name them and their respective languages? Comment to answer… The STAR Team

Medical Miscommunication

From Poor Handwriting to Google Translate, Medical Miscommunication Doctors’ handwriting had always been considered a menace around medical wards and general practices until recently a new one surfaced: Google Translate. Anyone who has ever resorted to using Google’s alternative machine translation tool, even for non-medical reasons, knows what confusion it can cause.And yet this hasn’t […]

The Migratory Language Welsh

Migratory Language Welsh lands in Argentina Over 150 years ago,  some 150 Welsh migrants took to the seas seeking a new way of life in the new world. They gave themselves three places to choose from as their new home: Vancouver Island, Palestine or Argentina. Ultimately they chose Argentina to settle and establish a new […]

Transit NXT Supports Adobe FrameMaker 12

Transit NXT Supports Adobe Framemaker 12, CAT You can now translate Adobe FrameMaker 12 files in Transit NXT! For data exchange with Transit, the enhanced FMGate plug-in is available. The plug-in additionally supports FrameMaker 12. Furthermore, the support for FrameMaker 7 to 11 has been enhanced. The plug-in can be found on our STAR Group […]

Traditional Italian Recipe: Spaghetti alla Carbonara

As an international translation company we have many different people and nationalities working for us. Serena, one of our Italian project managers, was asked the other day about Spaghetti alla Carbonara — the Italian way! Often recipes are different around the world, even though they have the same name. So Serena took the time to […]

Translation Support for InDesign CC 2014

Now with Translation Support for InDesign CC You can now translate Adobe InDesign CC 2014 files in TransitNXT! For data exchange with Transit, there are new InDesign Gate plug-ins available for InDesign CC 2014 (Mac and Windows). Furthermore, you can now download and install enhanced InDesign Gate plug-ins for InDesign CS 2 to CS 6 […]