Methodological issues for the status of translators
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The signalling of qualifications can be seen in the following recent developments, cited here as mere examples: – The Global Translation Institute (http://translationinstitute.org. Accessed November 2011) is managed by Adriana Tassini from an office in Portland, Oregon (although it seems … Read More

Examination of anti-spam methods
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There are a number of services and software systems that mail sites and users can use to reduce the load of spam on their systems and mailboxes. Some of these depend upon rejecting email from Internet sites known or likely … Read More

Internet marketing
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Internet marketing is the use of the Internet to advertise and sell goods and services. Internet Marketing includes pay per click advertising, banner ads, e-mail marketing, search engine marketing (including search engine optimization), blog marketing, and article marketing. Definition and … Read More

Google Friend Connect, rejected
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Facebook doesn’t like Google Friend Connect, so it blocked this service from accessing Facebook members’ data. Charlie Cheever says the Friend Connect violates Facebook’s terms of service because it “redistributes user information from Facebook to other developers without users’ knowledge“. … Read More

UN report on the world economy
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The United Nations has published a report on “the world economic situation and perspectives for 2008.” According to the study’s conclusions a slowing is to be expected. It provides an overview of recent global economic performance and short-term prospects for … Read More