Social Media And Stories: Why Are They Suddenly Everywhere?

Over the past 12 months, every big social media platform seems to have introduced “stories” as part of its services. Very few are still resisting the trend. In fact, this phenomenon has been the source of numerous jokes among the online community. If you only use social media on your PC, you may not have […]

Web-based Work and Travel: How to Become a Digital Nomad

If you’d like to earn a living from anywhere in the world, then the digital nomadic lifestyle is what you need. What is a digital nomad? Being a digital nomad is effectively combining online work and travel. Typically digital nomads don’t have fixed abodes and most of their belongings can fit into a single backpack. […]

7 Tips for Making Your Website More Accessible

Nowadays, more and more public places are adapted to people with visual, hearing and physical disabilities. Several everyday services have become digitized, including online banking and tax returns. As a consequence, it seems natural that everybody should have access to these services on the web. Website accessibility is an important consideration, and many people tend […]

Full-Stack Developer: Necessity, Reality or Myth?

Have you ever heard the term “full-stack developer”? Existing dilemmas and definitions bring us to ask ourselves whether it is in fact possible to be one nowadays. On the one hand, many argue that reaching the status of full-stack developer is impossible. On the other hand, it might just depend on your point of view. […]

Designing Virtual and Augmented Reality Interfaces

For several years now, virtual and augmented reality technology has developed at an unprecedented rate. In the meantime, the applications of these technologies are no longer limited to gaming. For example, important stakeholders in e-commerce see great promise in these relatively new technologies. In the meantime, the democratization of virtual reality headsets and the performance […]

How These 4 Fields Need Professional Translation Services

Thanks to advances in communications technology, it has become easier than ever for businesses to reach customers on a global scale. For a business to thrive internationally – regardless of the industry – it must ensure that key materials undergo professional translation. Proper translations don’t merely help to spread brand awareness. In some instances, regional […]

Caweb Goes USA: en route to Silicon Valley

Seventeen Master’s students flew to Silicon Valley on October 3, 2015. During their stay, they had the opportunity to attend seminars in the web and translation fields. They also connected with the Middlebury Institute of International Studies (MIIS) at Monterey to work on future cooperation. Ms. Renate de la Paix, director of the CAWEB Master’s, […]