Comics in the Enterprise: Beyond Dilbert

Published on June 20th, 2011 7 Comments

Editorial note: Here’s a guest post from Ultan O’Broin (@ultan) from the Oracle Applications User Experience Team in Dublin. You should read his blogs on translation and user experience. Enjoy. I see Steve Jobs is about to have his life featured in comic form. Actually, comics are regularly encountered these days, and not surprisingly are a research […]

Lost in Translation API

Published on May 31st, 2011 9 Comments

Editorial note: Here’s a guest post from Ultan O’Broin (@ultan) from the Oracle Applications User Experience Team in Dublin. You should read his blogs on translation and user experience. Enjoy. You may not have heard, but Google is deprecating a bunch of APIs. The most prominent of these is the Google Translate API. That’s right, no more […]

Communities: What Kind of Managers Do We Need?

Published on March 11th, 2011 3 Comments

Editorial note: Here’s a guest post from Ultan O’Broin (@ultan) from the Oracle Applications User Experience Team in Dublin. You should read his blogs on translation and user experience. Enjoy. Community content. It’s all the rage, an outstanding example of collective intelligence-sharing, and a great user experience engagement and loyalty building strategy. It’s experiencing incredible […]

Conversation Mode for Google Translate: Surely Ensign Hoshi Sato Would Be Impressed

Published on January 14th, 2011 5 Comments

Editorial note: Here’s another post from Ultan O’Broin (@ultan) from the Oracle Applications User Experience Team in Dublin. Enjoy. Wow! A new year and already another cool translation feature in the mobile space announced. Following last month’s Word Lens launch, this time it’s Conversation Mode for Google Translate on Android.  Here’s how it works: In […]

Not Lost in Translation: Word Lens

Published on January 3rd, 2011 3 Comments

Editorial note: Here comes another guest post. This one comes from Ultan O’Broin (@ultan), a Director in the Oracle Applications User Experience Team, based in Dublin, Ireland. He’s worked in and around globalized applications and user assistance issues for nearly two decades. Check out his blog about user assistance and user experience. Enjoy. Lots of […]