Thursday, February 16, 2012

One for the Queen

ITRP in British EnglishThe language preference "English (United Kingdom)" was added recently for users in the UK. Now, we know that most people do not really care whether we write 'organization' or 'organisation', or 'color' or 'colour'. Still, we thought that British users would appreciate the gesture.

British English language preferenceA more important benefit of selecting this as your preferred language is that it ensures dates are displayed using a day/month/year format, rather than the month/day/year order that people in the United States prefer.

'Awesome' may not be quite the right word to describe this little feature. Perhaps 'delightful' is more appropriate.