Portuguese translation @Tech/News - 23/10/2013
You edited today 4 entries in the Tech/News topic. Of these 4 editions , I find 3 (below, in the box)
https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Translations:Tech/News/8/pt https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Translations:Tech/News/21/pt https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Translations:Tech/News/22/pt
to be acts of immorality and lack of respect for your fellow editors as they change European Portuguese expressions to Brazilian Portuguese expressions. I'd like to point out that if you want to specify these differences in an already translated into European Portuguese entry, you can translate the respective page directly to Brazilian Portuguese by selecting that language in the language menu.
This being said, I'd like to ask you to correct the entries above accordingly, for a better Meta-Wiki.
Please, I don't want any hard feelings between us :D In my opinion, all wikimedia websites are suposed to be the most correct. Because of that, I apply the 'Acordo Ortográfico de 1990' in every translation I make, as well as other translators do. That's the reason for the 'selecionar' word. About 'mala direta', no portuguese will ever understand that word's meaning as it isn't used in Portugal. Therefore, I believe it is more correct to keep it in the English form, as it can be searched for on the internet. If you disagree, then keep it the way you put it...
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