urn:uuid:110cf164-dd05-53eb-880b-f243175236ae Topic: Localization – Ctrl blog Daniel Aleksandersen https://www.daniel.priv.no/ Copyright © 2021 Daniel Aleksandersen. https://www.ctrl.blog/assets/favicon/favicon.svg 2021-02-25T04:38:00Z weekly 10 urn:uuid:663bf83d-7a54-4168-a1e2-b7bd4af11ed9 2019-10-06T11:43:00Z 2019-10-06T11:43:00Z How to detect machine-translated webpages Detect and measure when a web browser or translation-service has translated the contents of your webpages. <p>Everyone visiting your English-language-only website reads it in English, right? That’s a safe assumption to make, right? Well, no. Search engines including Baidu, Bing, Google, Naver, and Yandex include “Translate page” links next to results in foreign languages. Some web browsers like Google Chrome, Naver Browser (Whale), and Yandex Browser will auto-translate pages in foreign languages for their users.</p> <p><a href="https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/detect-machine-translated-webpages.html#src=feed">Read more …</a></p> urn:uuid:cc30d5e6-33d4-4f45-97ce-f0664622c6c2 2019-09-26T04:58:00Z 2019-10-04T14:43:00Z Semantic markup improves the quality of machine-translated texts Text-level semantic HTML can improve machine-translation of texts containing program names, programming instructions, file paths, URIs, etc. <p>Web browsers like Google Chrome, Yandex.Browser, and Naver Whale; and leading search engines — including Bing, Yandex, Google, Naver, and Baidu — can machine-translate any webpage in seconds. This enables anyone who understands a supported language to access documents written in any other supported language.</p> <p><a href="https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/html-semantic-improve-machine-translation.html#src=feed">Read more …</a></p> urn:uuid:a9287e22-ab25-484d-bfc6-60ffa8c87c29 2019-08-02T16:19:00Z 2021-02-25T04:38:00Z How to change the keyboard layout on the macOS login screen Set the keyboard layout/language on Mac’s login window, and fix the issue of it being reset to the wrong layout (e.g. ABC Keyboard) after rebooting. <p>I’ve had problems with my Mac not remembering my keyboard layout in the start-up login window. Here is how you fix that issue. You may have this issue and not even realize it depending on what characters you use in your password.</p> <p><a href="https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/how-to-macos-login-keyboard-layout.html#src=feed">Read more …</a></p> urn:uuid:48085b3a-1e64-4789-bc4c-77e10c10c513 2018-08-20T00:07:00Z 2018-08-20T00:07:00Z Customize time and date formats in the GNOME top bar How to use the Clock Override extension for GNOME to get full control over the time and date formats displayed in the GNOME top bar. <p>Do you want another time and date format in the GNOME top bar than what is set in your default locale? The Clock Override extension for GNOME gives you full control of what and how time and data information is display in the top bar.</p> <p><a href="https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/gnome-clock-formats.html#src=feed">Read more …</a></p> urn:uuid:ae9b7fc0-f979-4a8c-9bfe-5897678a477e 2018-03-01T05:16:00Z 2018-03-01T05:16:00Z How to change to the European English locale on Android How to use European English date-formats and locale settings while still using Android in American English. Customize your Android device’s locale settings. <p>I’m European and all my devices run Android set to American English. However, I’d also like to use a 24-hour clock, have a sensible date format, start the week on Mondays, and use a comma character to separate decimals in numbers. In other words: I want my Android devices to use European English. Luckily, Android natively supports European English – it’s just unfortunately not made available to users without a bit of tweaking.</p> <p><a href="https://www.ctrl.blog/entry/android-en150-localization.html#src=feed">Read more …</a></p>