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January 27: Government Opening on 2 Hour Delay

On January 27th, The Federal Government is opening on a 2 hour delay. Please be aware of the DLS Inclement Weather Policy and check for further updates. Read More

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Is Back Translation Worth the Cost?

          Many Language Service Providers (LSP) provide “Back Translation” as an option for verifying the accuracy of a translation. It is not a standard part of the translation process, but many companies choose to add this step as an extra means of verification. Should you add Back Translation to your project...


Saving Money on Translation Projects

          Should you or your company require language translation for any of your projects, there are a few key steps you can take to bring your costs down before the project is even launched. Keep these items in mind when you need translation: Keep Translation Memories Translation Memories are databases used by linguists to both...


Reducing Cost on Spanish Translations

English to Spanish and Spanish to English are two of the most commonly translated language pairs for American LSP's. Since there is such a high demand for these language pairs, there are a few keys ways in which language service providers can reduce costs when translating to and from Spanish: Be Willing to Use Low Cost Linguists When hiring...


In The Community

Bright and early on Saturday, May 11, DLS employees, friends, and family gathered at the National Mall in support of the 23rd annual Susan G. Komen Global Race for the Cure in Washington, D.C. Upon their arrival, and the donning of bright pink t-shirts, the group became “Team DLS for the Cure” and proceeded to either walk or run a 5K, (1.3 mile) route that wrapped around D.C.’s Tidal Basin.


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