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Greek

19 MarGreek to Me! KUDO comes to Athens


It is now official: KUDO has signed up a new studio in Europe, in the heart of Athens. Owned and operated by Haris Ghinos, of ELIT Language Services, the new hub harnesses the vibrant energy of one of the world’s most significant cultures. ELIT Language Services is the largest provider of conference interpreting services in Greece. It specializes in high-end…

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Keep What Works

19 FebKeep What Works


“Keep what works” is our mantra at KUDO. We repeat it several times a day. It increases our focus and helps us see the core from the fringe. It guides our every decision, small and big, from product to marketing to strategy to partnerships. “Keep what works” helps us stay relevant by changing only what matters. It is also a reminder that the privilege…

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05 Feb4 Ways to Operate KUDO’s Interpreter Interface


If you’ve been interpreting long enough, you’re probably used to always finding a piece of hardware on your desk as you walk into the booth. It is the equipment that connects you to the audience in the conference hall and to your boothmates in adjacent booths. It is what allows you to hear and be heard. In time, it has become an…

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intern

31 JanLife as an Interpreting Intern at KUDO


Today is the last day as an intern here at KUDO. As a freshly graduated interpreter with an MA in Translation and Interpretation from MIIS, I was eager to learn and to gather experience as fast as possible. My internship at KUDO has provided me with a unique insight into the language industry and allowed me to do just that….

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Paris Studio

25 JanKUDO Opens First European Studio


After the opening of nine studios in the Americas over the past two years, KUDO comes to Paris, with its first European Studio! The new hub — the first of several studios planned for Europe — is fitted with state-of-the-art equipment and amenities. KUDO is a cloud-based multilingual collaboration platform for meetings of all sizes. The platform supports both live…

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Paris

24 JanLe premier studio européen de KUDO


Paris, siège du premier studio européen de KUDO. Après avoir ouvert neuf studios d’interprétation sur le continent américain au cours des deux dernières années, KUDO s’implante en Europe ! Ce nouveau studio vient tout juste de faire ses premiers pas à Paris, en France, et promet d’être le premier d’une longue série à venir. KUDO est une plateforme basée sur…

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KUDO 2.5

02 JanRing in 2019 with KUDO v2.5


As we ring in 2019, we wanted to thank you for being with us in 2018. And what better way to do that than to introduce a new major milestone in KUDO: our all-new version 2.5, developed to the exact specifications and requests you have generously shared with us. For starters, version 2.5 is a complete makeover of the look…

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KUDO v2.0

17 MayKUDO v2.0: Simply Awesome!


What do you call an online meeting attended by ca. 100 people on four continents with live simultaneous interpretation in six languages done by interpreters in seven different countries? Call it what you want. But make sure the word awesome is part of your label. That’s exactly what we and others think KUDO’s v2.0 launch on May 8th was: simply…

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audio

27 FebSpotlight on KUDO Smart Feature: Audio Fallback


Ours is a visual culture. Or so you would think if you look out the window of KUDO’s office in midtown Manhattan. Turn your head all you wish and you can’t miss the colorful moving images that envelop every building as your glance swings upwards to Times Square. There, bathed in broad daylight, regardless of the time, immersed in a…

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onboarding

12 FebGetting Certified: KUDO Onboarding Explained


The Interpreter Journey, KUDO’s official onboarding course for interpreters, is available as of last week, and dozens of professional interpreters have already earned their KUDO Certified status. In the process, they asked very relevant questions about the process, and we decided to address them publicly so more of you can benefit from the answers. First off, a very brief explanation….

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