Java properties files

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Ensuring proper Java character encoding of byte streams

This article looks at Java character encoding challenges and how those can be tackled. The situation with Java character encoding Some time ago I wrote about a situation we are facing at LingoHub every day: If a user uploads a resource file or uses our Github & Bitbucket integration to import a file, we always have to find out the correct …

Java properties files

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i18n Resource File Formats: properties files comments

How is lingohub handling properties files comments? Here is another look at example resource files used in app localization in our ongoing series on file formats used in software localization here at lingohub and elsewhere. .properties files are commonly used in the Java world (and related platforms, for example they are used for the upcoming FirefoxOS apps). There is no …

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CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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i18n Resource File Formats

Here at LingoHub we support all the file formats commonly used in software internalization and localization. Some of these formats have well-defined standards, but for others we had to adopt best practices instead. After providing the general information concerning the file formats, we will describe each of them, one post per file format. If the format used by your application …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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The Importance of an API

I have worked on many software projects over the last couple of years. One aspect that became more and more important is an API (Application Programming Interface). A decade ago an API was just classes/interfaces that a developer could use to interact with a library/framework, mostly in the same language. As systems became more and more complex and diverse, SOAP …