Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: language

43 bookmarks tagged “language

MIT Scientists prove adults learn language to fluency nearly as well as children
This week a new paper was published in the journal Cognition titled “A Critical Period for Second Language Acquisition” that used a new, viral Facebook-quiz-powered method of gathering a huge…

Introducing the JavaScript Internationalization API – Mozilla Hacks – the Web developer blog
Firefox 29 issued half a year ago, so this post is long overdue. Nevertheless I wanted to pause for a second to discuss the Internationalization API first shipped on desktop ...

Bullshidex · La Semaine Spéciale
Déconstruire la novlangue managériale appliquée aux champs de l’enseignement et de la recherche.

Styling using language attributes
What is the most appropriate way to associate CSS styles with text in a particular language in a multilingual HTML or XML document?

Localization Gotchas for Asian Languages (CJK) – Behance Tech – Medium
When you’re working on an app that you expect users from around the world to use, you can save a lot of time by thinking about localization first. It’s much more difficult to retrofit once the app…

Sideways Dictionary
Sideways dictionary — it's like a dictionary, but using analogies instead of definitions. Use it as a tool for finding and sharing helpful analogies to explain technological ideas. Because if everyone understands technology better, we can make technology work better for everyone.

Taking PHP Seriously
Slack uses PHP for most of its server-side application logic, which is an unusual choice these days. Why did we choose to build a new project in this language? Should you? Most programmers who have…

Lojban (pronounced [ˈloʒban]) is an experiment in human language – a constructed language based on formal logic.