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Dec 4: membership specials: 24 hours of more than membership (ends Dec 5th)

With the purpose of encouraging site users who have not yet joined the community as paying members to do so during this year-end membership campaign, the team has prepared a set of special deals that will be available for a limited period of time. Check these specials out »

Dec 4: 2014 year-end membership campaign: Success is your choice - Only 1 week left!

The 2014 year-end membership campaign is coming to an end. Join or renew your membership before December 13th and have the chance at winning great prizes. Learn more »

Nov 16: Unauthorized directory listings on another site-- thanks to everyone who reported this and took action

It was reported that directory listings from some users had been published on The site mentioned is no longer available.

There is no indication that the information involved was private, but rather information available publicly in profiles. Most of the members who reported this issue indicated that the republished material was a mixture of public profile information and fabricated details. It was also been reported that the publicly visible information on some job postings had been republished on the site mentioned. staff have taken steps to make sure the republished material is taken down and not posted again (as have others who have posted in this thread). Steps are also being taken to ensure a more rapid response to an issue like this in the future.

Technical safeguards already exist that prevent certain types of this "scraping". However, the scraping of publicly displayed information is not something that can be prevented entirely. It is the site team's responsibility to what it can in instances like this to have material removed when it has been republished.

If you become aware of an instance of republished material, please report it to site staff. The fastest way to reach staff is through the support system.

Nov 14: 2014 year-end membership campaign: Success is your choice (Nov 13th - Dec 11th)

Join or renew your membership before December 11th, 2014, and have the chance at winning great prizes, including an expenses-paid trip to the conference of your choice! Learn more »

Sep 22:'s FREE virtual conference for International Translation Day

Registration now open for's FREE 2014 virtual conference for International Translation Day. Join to Celebrate 2014 International Translation Day with two full days of online sessions, panel discussions, focus groups and special offers. Program highlights include: Free Tools for Translators Technical translation: is it really about terminology? Setting up an MT system Managing client expectations Economics of pricing for the Translation industry Panel discussion on meeting clients Panel discussion on Machine Translation Medical documents for academic publishing: Creating English content with precision, accuracy, and style How to participate in EU tendering procedures for translation services

Jul 22: Falta muy poco para el evento de en La Plata

Algunos de los temas que se tratarán en el evento: Panorama de la traducción asistida por computadora (CAT). Registrate y reservá tu lugar ya mismo.

Jun 26: Un mes para el evento regional de en La Plata, 16 de agosto.

Mirá lo que te estás perdiendo si todavía no te anotaste en el evento. Solo queda un mes. Registrate y reservá tu lugar ya mismo.

Apr 11: patched for heartbleed early last week

Regarding the well-publicized "heartbleed bug": Like many Internet sites, does use OpenSSL, the affected technology. staff members became aware of the vulnerability and patched's software installations on Tuesday. The further step of getting a new SSL certificate was taken on Thursday. You can test the sites and services you use against the "heartbleed bug" using this tool: If you have any questions, please contact site staff via the support system.

Jan 18: Translators without Borders 2013 Access to Knowledge Awards

Translators without Borders announced this week the winners of their second annual Access to Knowledge Awards