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  • Cymo booth – great, easy-to-use private booth channel for interpreters on Zoom

    Cymo booth – great, easy-to-use private booth channel for interpreters on Zoom

    When Peter Sand mentioned Cymo Booth recently as a solution to having a private video/audio/chat channel with your remote boothmate while interpreting on Zoom, my spontaneous reaction was “Oh no, not another video channel on my already over-crowded screen …” But luckily, Angelika Eberhardt talked me into trying it nonetheless. Or rather, she simply sent […]

  • Automatic bilingual term extraction with OneClickTerms by SketchEngine

    Automatic bilingual term extraction with OneClickTerms by SketchEngine

    When I wrote about this great terminology extraction tool OneClickTerms back in 2017 I was already quite enthusiastic about how useful it was for last-minute conference preparation. But the one thing I didn’t mention back then (or maybe it wasn’t available yet) was that OneClickTerms does not only extract terminology from monolingual documents, but it […]

  • Computer mouse – old buddy with new talents

    Computer mouse – old buddy with new talents

    I wouldn’t normally expect much more from a computer mouse than right click, left click, double click, scroll. But I was taught better recently. Among the slightly younger generation (i.e., my kids), rather bulky and gaming-type models seem to be in vogue lately also for office (ie.,school) work. Not exactly made for traveling in your […]