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Derek Lackaff · April, 2017

I am an Associate Professor in the School of Communications at Elon University, where I am primarily affiliated with a practical, globally-oriented graduate program in Interactive Media. My research, teaching, and practice focus on technologies for languages of few speakers, civic technologies, and creative industries.

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Latest posts by Derek Lackaff from April, 2017

17 April 2017

So You’d Like to Start Computing in Your Own Language

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Twelve tips for free software localization for minoritized and indigenous languages.

12 April 2017

You Can Conquer Digital Worlds in Scottish Gaelic, Thanks to Hard-Working Localizers

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GunChleoc has a passion for translating video games into Scottish Gaelic. Her story suggests an engaging new model of bringing high-quality digital content to languages of few speakers.

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