Windows for Wordsmiths
Five tried and tested tips to boost your productivity
Windows for Wordsmiths: Five tried and tested tips to boost your productivity is a free mini-course designed for language professionals of all stripes - from writers to editors and translators to interpreters - who are interested in using a Windows tablet for work.
In five short videos, we’ll show you how to
- set up multiple languages and keyboards
- tweak the Start menu and other features to meet your needs
- use more than one app at a time
- get online without wifi, and
- enhance your Surface experience with handy accessories.
This interactive course is for experienced and novice tablet users, and for language professionals who are thinking about buying a Windows device for work.
Josh Goldsmith is a UN and EU accredited translator and interpreter working from Spanish, French, Italian and Catalan into English. He splits his time between interpreting, translating, and working as a trainer and researcher focusing on the intersection between interpreting, technology and education. A lover of all things tech, Josh shares tips about technology, translation and interpreting in conferences and workshops, academic articles, the Interpreter's Toolkit column, and on Twitter.