February 9, 2010

“Technology’s Language Barriers”

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I just came across a short article in Forbes titled “Technology’s Language Barriers”. It focuses on how we need to increase our cross-cultural communication skills in a world that, thanks to technology innovation, is an ever shrinking world one. The article has a number of interesting points on using technology to communicate across cultures. For example, the majority of the 900+ million people who have internet access do not speak English (and 250+ million of these live in Asia).