Internationalization and Localization
What's in This Chapter?
Internationalization and localization are two different aspects of providing multilingual and multicultural support for software applications. Although the exact definitions of these two terms may vary, the two concepts can be broadly defined as follows:
Using internationalization, you enable your application to handle a number of different language and cultural scenarios. In many ways, you can think of internationalization as enabling multiple-language support on more of a global application level. In the context of Mono for Android, you can largely achieve this by leveraging the tools within the .NET Framework. Internationalization endeavors may include the following: