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You Say Hola, I Say Alo: Hispanic Terminology Best Practices

Hispanic Heritage Month is around the corner and with it comes an influx of brands trying to connect to the ever-growing, digitally savvy purchasing …

Language

Spanish fluency in the U.S. decreases with each generation

For a peek at how many young Latinos communicate with their Spanish-speaking parents or grandparents, take a look at the CW’s hit TV show <i>Jane the Virgin</i>. The matriarch, Alba Villanueva, speaks in Spanish, with English subtitles for viewers. Meanwhile, her daughter, Xiomara, and granddaughter, Jane, …

Entertainment

OU Adds Spanish Audio Option for Football Season

<b>NORMAN</b> � For the first time, the University of Oklahoma will offer a Spanish audio broadcast of all of its football games for an entire season. The …

Oklahoma Sooners

Brands That Ignore The Hispanic Market Won't Survive. Here's Why

For any brand looking to futureproof itself, a critical market opportunity.<p>Despite the fact that Hispanics currently make up over one-sixth of the population of the United States and hold considerable purchasing power - over $1.5 trillion per year - the entire Hispanic market remains underserved by …

Marketing

Say hello to Pantaya, a streaming site for Spanish-language films

Netflix has quite literally changed our lives. The movie streaming service has blessed us with easy access to our favorite movies and television …

Netflix

Spain to boost protection of 'severely endangered' Ladino language

"The idea isn't to absorb Ladino into modern Spanish, it's the opposite: to preserve it."<p>Ladino, the endangered Judeo-Spanish language, is to enjoy …

Spain

Spain announces bid to preserve the Judeo-Spanish language — in Israel

Spain’s leading authority on the Spanish language is to establish a special branch in Israel that will work to preserve Ladino — the language of …

Spain

Mainstream Success For 'Despacito' Highlights Separate RIAA Standards For Spanish Language Music

(Photo by Sergi Alexander/Getty Images)<p>For nearly a dozen weeks now, the most popular song in America has remained the same.<p>With no small credit owed to Justin Bieber, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s predominantly Spanish language hit “Despacito” continues to hold the top spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 …

Daddy Yankee

Google's Smart Reply Now Available In Spanish

Smart Reply on both iOS and Android devices will soon support the Spanish language, according to a social media post published by Google.<p>Spanish …

Google

Churchgoers adjusting to consolidated parishes

WATERBURY, Connecticut — For Waterbury resident Almeida Rosario, attending Mass on Sunday at the Shrine of St. Anne Church on South Main Street was …

Religion

How Speaking from Day One Helped Me Conquer Love and The Spanish Language

When you think back five years ago, did you ever think that you would be where you are now? Maybe so, maybe not. However, I most certainly didn’t. …

Language Learning

Significant Digits For Monday, June 5, 2017

<i>You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the numbers tucked inside the news.</i><p><i>Are you or do you know a DJ who works weddings? We need a</i> …

United States

PALS | Peer Assisted Learning Strategies

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Education

Despacito: The UnBeliebable Explosion of a Bilingual Song

The fusion of a ballad/pop singer with the king of reggaeton and a little "Beliebing" has lead to the biggest song of the summer and possibly one of the biggest songs in a long time.<p>Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” Remix featuring Justin Bieber is currently the top song in the country. The …

Entertainment

Univision Says It Will Promote Diversity; Rejects View Of “Shift” To Telemundo

Univision Communications used its upfront presentation to advertisers today to spotlight a new effort to promote diversity on its Fusion pay TV …

Justin Bieber’s ‘Despacito’ Remix Is Breaking Chart Records, So Here’s A Breakdown Of What He’s Saying

Justin Bieber’s appearance on the remix of Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi’s “Despacito” breathed new live into the hit song, breaking it out of the realm of the Latin charts and into more general pop world of the Hot 100. But how many of those new fans who are coming to the track via the pull of …

Justin Bieber

Living in Spain - An Expat's Guide to What It's Really Like

<i>After three months in Southeast Asia, we’re now back at home in Granada, Spain. I can’t believe it’s been more than 7 years since we first moved to</i> …

Spain

12 signs you have cracked the Spanish language

1. When no matter what somebody says, whether it be good or bad, it is never feels wrong to throw in a <i>claro</i> or a couple of <i>vale</i>s whenever an …

Language

What You Need To Know About the Spanish Language

Do you want to know more about the Spanish language? Here are 10 facts to get you started:<p>01<p>of 10<p>Spanish Ranks as World's No. 2 Language<p>With 329 …

Linguistics

Horizon: Zero Dawn Update 1.20 Launches Next Week; Includes New Photo Mode Features

If you’ve played <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn</i> you will know that the game has a stellar photo mode. That being said, today developer Guerrilla Games announced …

iOS

What The Terminator Says In The Spanish Language Version Of T2 Instead Of "Hasta La Vista, Baby"

It's doubtful Arnold Schwarzenegger knew how iconic his "Hasta la vista, baby" line from <i>Terminator 2: Judgment Day</i> would become, but now we can't say …

Geek

Wanna Learn Spanish with Audio? These 30 Audio Resources Rock!

Is there an auditory equivalent of hindsight—hindhearing, maybe?If so, I suppose it’s also 20/20.Audio was my best Spanish learning tool, and I …

Language Learning

Three trinitarian scriptures?

COGwriter The Continuing Church of God is pleased to announce the following video on our Bible News Prophecy YouTube channel: 19:28 Three trinitarian …

Theology

Millennials And Gen Z Are The Hispanic Market

There is a big reason why marketers have spent the last five years obsessed with Millennials — the numbers. Millennials total 75.4 million and have …

Millennials

COG Passover and Holy Day News in the Spanish Language

COGwriter The Continuing Church of God continues to get additional materials translated into the Spanish language. Here are links to the latest items …

Theology

Is Marketing In Spanish Still Relevant To Hispanics?

By now, we know all about the dangers of “fake news,” but there’s another form of false information, the concept of “fake trends,” that marketers should be aware of since these can have a negative impact on business strategies. We are witnessing one of them right now when it comes to Hispanic …

Language

Comcast planning nationwide streaming TV service

The service, tentatively branded Xfinity Instant TV, will be priced between $15 (€13.80) and $40 a month depending on the package, and will include …

Xfinity

California politics updates: Gov. Brown takes his transportation plan on the road, 'sanctuary state' bill amended

This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:<p>Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislators went to Concord Thursday to tout their transportation package, which they unveiled Wednesday at the state Capitol.<br>• Senate President …

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

La Liga's foreign players are easy targets until they master the Spanish language

Toni Kroos, Gareth Bale and David Beckham have all been criticised for not being fluent in Spanish but, if they’re performing well, does it really matter?<p>By Craig Williams for In Bed With Maradona, of the Guardian Sport Network<p>In Spain, football is played in Spanish. There is a necessity to find …

Soccer

Amazon's Spanish Language USA Site Is Ready To Say Hola

Though there is an option on Amazon China that anglicizes some of the text, for the first time since its inception, Amazon has taken the bilingual …

Amazon