Austria conference on access technology

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I just got back from a terrific week in Austria at the International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs conference. I met a professor from Portugal who had a student who developed EasyVoice , software that makes it possible for someone who cannot speak to use Voice over IP via Skype to talk to people using a voice synthesizer.

The Culture Map

Eric Jacobson

For example, when employees around the world are asked by Meyer to respond to the statement, " It is important for a manager to have at hand precise answers to most of the questions that subordinates may raise about their work ," far fewer employees in Sweden, the Netherlands and the UK believe this to be true.versus employees in Spain, Italy and Portugal who more readily agree with this statement.

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How To Understand Cultural Differences To Drive Business Success

Eric Jacobson

For example, when employees around the world are asked by Meyer to respond to the statement, " It is important for a manager to have at hand precise answers to most of the questions that subordinates may raise about their work ," far fewer employees in Sweden, the Netherlands and the UK believe this to be true.versus employees in Spain, Italy and Portugal who more readily agree with this statement.

Call for Papers: Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development

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International development has always had to work across time and distance. This issue of the KM4Dev Journal will address the question of how how the international development community is identifying distributed collaboration opportunities, picking and configuring technology and developing practices to support the collaboration. Bev Trayner is an independent consultant from Portugal. Call for Papers. KM4Dev Journal Vol. 3, Issue 1, June 2007. ???Stewarding

Presenting Multilingual Content | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

The International Center for Journalists’ IJNet site does a good job of this. And if you are making the investment, you most likely want to showcase the international consideration and reach of your organization. What flag would you use to represent Portuguese language content – Portugal or Brazil? Also, displaying each content language also serves to showcase your organization’s commitment to international audiences.