Pokemon Trading Card Game Live is launching soon on mobile and PC

The Pokemon Company has announced its new game, the Pokemon Trading Card Game Live, that’s launching soon. Pokemon TGC Live features the same gameplay and mechanics as its real-world counterpart, including rules and regulations. But like Hearthstone and other similar digital games, Pokemon TGC Live will have daily quests, cosmetic…

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Germany pushes for 7-year software updates, spare parts replacement

Through careful use, your phone may last for years to come. But that’s only considering its physical age. A phone arguably becomes obsolete when the phone’s manufacturer stops providing security updates, with vulnerabilities and exploits remaining unpatched and jeopardizing your privacy and digital welfare. That said, Germany is pushing for…

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Internationalizing Server Responses in Android

Many Android developers tend to ignore internationalization when displaying a response fetched from a server in their multilingual app. Any text returned from the backend will get displayed directly in the user interface (UI) without taking the user’s locale into consideration. This might significantly impair the user experience (UX). Let…

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Flutter Over-the-Air Translation with Phrase

Nothing is quite as frustrating as having shiny new content ready to ship for your mobile app, only to have to wait for App or Play store approval to get it live to your users (I’m especially looking at you, Apple). With Phrase Over the Air, you can pull fresh…

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The Best Translation Blogs Every Translator Should Follow

What are the core requirements for a successful translation career? Undoubtedly, command of the source and the target language. Furthermore, good style and familiarity with both the culture of the language you translate from as well as the pitfalls of our own culture. Nevertheless, translation isn’t just about rendering the…

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VolcanoPH mobile app launched by Phivolcs

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has unveiled Volcano PH Info, a new monitoring app for volcano activity in PH. Users will receive push notifications on the latest volcanic activities happening, even before updates are posted on social media platforms, thanks to the app’s real-time volcano advisories. VolcanoPH…

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Crackonosh malware abuses Windows Safe mode to mine cryptocurrency

A malware exploiting Windows Safe mode to do cryptocurrency mining has been discovered by security researchers.  Dubbed as Crackonosh by experts at Avast, the malware spreads by infecting computers when they use cracked and pirated software. Oftentimes, these come from forums, torrents, and warez websites. Many Avast users on Reddit…

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How to Reduce Translation Costs for Your Business

If you want your software to gain a foothold in foreign markets, localizing your web or mobile app is crucial. At the same time, to optimize your globalization efforts, you should devise cost reduction strategies that will allow you to stay competitive without compromising on quality. Quality of source material,…

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Samsung Galaxy A52 4G Review

Samsung is still trying to strive in the midrange smartphone segment despite the intense pressure from Chinese brands. The Samsung Galaxy A52 is their latest bet in this price range. Priced at Php18,990 (Php23,990 for the 5G model), Samsung tried to pack everything they can on a body that looks…

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