Andrey (azangru) wrote,

I wonder whether this is all just an elaborate Google PR campaign (their Mother Language Day Event), or would googlers really, given an opportunity, prefer to talk about technical topics in their native language — in Ukranian, as it happens to be for Ingvar:

I know that I wouldn't even have sufficient vocabulary to comfortably talk about web development in Russian. Even if I wanted to.

(Remembering my surprise when I learned that the Russian for agile development is гибкая разработка. The mental pictures I have for agility and for flexibility are different; and it caused a cognitive dissonance to see them superimposed.)

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    A hilarious piece of web comedy in the style of Monty Python. Can only be viewed on the author's web page, because privacy settings. But so worth it.…

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    A very impressive demo of real-time noise suppression software for Linux called NoiseTorch: - audio demo on the Linux for Everyone podcast…

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    Twitter is having fun:

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