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Getting Cross-Cultural Teamwork Right - Internet Globalization News

Getting Cross-Cultural Teamwork Right - Internet Globalization News | Global Internet | Scoop.it
As someone who has worked in cross-cultural, remotely based teams for many many years, I think the insights provided by Neeley are spot on.
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Why startups, not media giants, lead online video in Africa - The Next Web

Why startups, not media giants, lead online video in Africa - The Next Web | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Why startups, not media giants, lead online video in Africa The Next Web Global data use through the consumption of video is set to increase by around 55 percent per year until the end of 2019, according to research by Ericsson, while in Africa...
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Does globalization mean we will become one culture? - Internet Globalization News

Does globalization mean we will become one culture? - Internet Globalization News | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Interesting approach to the impact of globalization on cultures around the world. As expected, the article does not really give an answer to the question if we will become one culture.
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Amazon's global Appstore expansion to encompass 200 countries - TechSpot

Amazon's global Appstore expansion to encompass 200 countries - TechSpot | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Amazon's global Appstore expansion to encompass 200 countries TechSpot Amazon today announced the expansion of their global Appstore which will encompass nearly 200 countries in the coming months as the company continues the rollout for...
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HFI UX Design Newsletter: Cross-Cultural Considerations for User Interface Design

How to avoid stereotyping cultures or make tacit assumptions about politically correct design (internationalization isn't enough for global brands. need to consider motivating factors/dimensions @ local levels.
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Europe Crowns Soundcloud And SwiftKey Founders Its Startup Heroes - TechCrunch

Europe Crowns Soundcloud And SwiftKey Founders Its Startup Heroes - TechCrunch | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Europe Crowns Soundcloud And SwiftKey Founders Its Startup Heroes
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For the last few years Europe has been emerging as a powerful source of new global startups. Hell, why else would we be doing TechCrunch Disrupt in Berlin this year?
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The UnFacebook World: Where People Don’t Use Facebook - Internet Globalization News

The UnFacebook World: Where People Don’t Use Facebook - Internet Globalization News | Global Internet | Scoop.it
This mashup of the maps of the Facebook digital connections and the NASA's World at night is very interesting - and it would be even more if it was possible to draw general conclusions. Unfortunately, it is not, with one very clear exception.
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Cloudwords Enables Localization with Launch of Industry’s Native Cloud Solution

Cloudwords Enables Localization with Launch of Industry’s Native Cloud Solution | Global Internet | Scoop.it
During the week of Dreamforce 2011, the most important conference dedicated to Cloud Computing, Cloudwords released their Translation Management Automation solution to help companies manage their localization process in an easy, efficient and...
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Maintaining Solid Corporate Ethics in International Business ...

Maintaining Solid Corporate Ethics in International Business ... | Global Internet | Scoop.it
The spread of international business, in which larger multinational corporations outsource production to poorer nations in order to cut costs, has created controversial situations across the world, in which business ethics are skirted around and ...
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Localization Goes Cloud « Cloud Computing

Localization Goes Cloud « Cloud Computing | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Armed with $3 million, a lot of it from Saleforce.com CEO Marc Benioff's personal account, a start-up called Cloudwords aims to push the gentle art of localization into the cloud. Well, the $20 billion business behind the gentle ...
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Globalization 3.0: Individuals Making the World Flat

Globalization 3.0: Individuals Making the World Flat | Global Internet | Scoop.it
A great (and long, as usual in their articles) piece by Thomas L. Friedman published in the New York Times Sunday Magazine.
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The top 20 countries on the Internet, and what the future might bring

The top 20 countries on the Internet, and what the future might bring | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Looking at the evolution of emerging markets like India, China, Brazil, Vietnam, the Philippines and Russia, and as the Internet penetration in these countries rise, the balance of power on the Internet will start to shift.
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Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical - CNET

Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical - CNET | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Afterdawn.com Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical CNET With its core US business hitting reliable but routine growth, international expansion is the fuel Netflix will pour onto its ambitions to become the globe's...
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How Game Developers Can Overcome Localization Challenges ...

How Game Developers Can Overcome Localization Challenges ... | Global Internet | Scoop.it
I began my localization career while translating for a small firm while completing my Master's in Economic Theory at Kharkiv National Pedagogical University in Ukraine. After two years of teaching high school economics, ...
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Hyundai Motor chief stresses localization in India, Turkey - Korea Times

Hyundai Motor chief stresses localization in India, Turkey - Korea Times | Global Internet | Scoop.it
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Hyundai Motor chief stresses localization in India, Turkey
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"We should enter new markets such as India, the Middle East and Africa, with localized products from the Indian and Turkish plants," Chung said in a statement.
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April '13 Cloudwords Release: Price Lists And Project Cloning

April '13 Cloudwords Release: Price Lists And Project Cloning | Global Internet | Scoop.it
We are happy to announce a new Cloudwords release. This time, we focused on a few features that will help customers and translation vendors be more efficient when working in Cloudwords: Vendor-spec...
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Starbucks' U.S. Diversification & International Expansion Are Key To Earnings - Trefis

Starbucks' U.S. Diversification & International Expansion Are Key To Earnings - Trefis | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Starbucks' U.S. Diversification & International Expansion Are Key To Earnings
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The U.S. is the backbone of Starbucks with more than 60% of its global stores operating in the world's largest economy.
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Learning to See | Information Architects

Learning to See | Information Architects | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Learning to design is learning to see, an adventure that gets more and more captivating the further you go. A love letter to my profession… Our mind is not a camera. Seeing is not a passive act.
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Cloudwords signs GlobalEnglish to expand cloud translation (exclusive) | VentureBeat

Cloudwords signs GlobalEnglish to expand cloud translation (exclusive) | VentureBeat | Global Internet | Scoop.it
Cloud translation startup Cloudwords has signed major productivity software provider GlobalEnglish to greatly expand the reach of its cloud translation network and bring its services to some of the world's biggest brands, the company announced today.
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British businesses eye role in China's financial services sector - China Daily

British businesses eye role in China's financial services sector - China Daily | Global Internet | Scoop.it
British businesses eye role in China's financial services sectorChina DailyLONDON - Internationalization of the renminbi and the further opening up of China's financial services are hotly anticipated by British business leaders, ahead of the Fourth...
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Problem reading Locale information on MAC Internationalization issue

Problem reading Locale information on MAC Internationalization issue | Global Internet | Scoop.it
I read the current Locale settings on the computer and set the language (properties) file to converting my application to be used on different Locales.
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The Chart That Should Accompany All Discussions of the Debt Ceiling

The Chart That Should Accompany All Discussions of the Debt Ceiling | Global Internet | Scoop.it
You can be against deficits. You can be for preserving tax cuts. You cannot be for both -- logically, that is.
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Some Mind-blowing Social Media Statistics Revisited

Some Mind-blowing Social Media Statistics Revisited | Global Internet | Scoop.it
As we have done in the past, it is time to stop for a moment and check some impressive numbers related to usage of some internet services. The original report was published at the end of January/2010.
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