Microsoft Language Portal Blog

News and updates for Microsoft users, customers and developers to efficiently localize software and services.

October, 2008

  • Windows Live beta “Wave 3” – Give us feedback on translations!

    Beta versions of the new “Wave 3” Windows Live applications (Messenger, Mail, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker and many more) are now available in 16 languages* from http://download.live.com . But we need your help to ensure that the terminology meets your...
  • Where's Bengali?

    Just wanted to come back on a comment from maansar from a couple of weeks ago: With nearly 230 million total speakers, Bengali is one of the most spoken languages (ranking fifth or sixth in the world). Bengali is the primary language spoken in Bangladesh...
  • We've moved! (to here)

    Britta Simon has left our terminology team to move to a new exciting opportunity in Microsoft. So, we've taken the opportunity to rearrange the blog a bit. It's got a new address: http://blogs.technet.com/terminology/ . Britta will post a removal notice...