Starting Out as an App Translator

Starting Out as an App Translator

The Applingua Knowledge Base tries to cover as many topics as possible regarding app translation. This page will help you navigate some of the other posts if you are starting out as an app translator and translating an app for the first time.
What Is An App?

What Is An App?

The word "app" is derived from "application", which is a piece of software that runs on your computer or mobile device. Since the introduction of Apple's iPhone, the word app has become a commonplace in the tech industry.
Testing an App on Your Own Device (iOS)

Testing an App on Your Own Device (iOS)

It is possible to install a development build of an app on your own iOS device for Quality Assurance testing. You may want to test your translation fits within the size constraints of a certain device and whether it also fits the app's context as a whole. This post looks intimidating but it's actually pretty easy!
What is iOS? The Basics.

What is iOS? The Basics.

You may have seen the term iOS but if you're not sure, it could be hard to work out exactly what it is. iOS stands for i Operating System. It is the operating system that runs on all iPod touches, iPhones and iPads.