The “D” in DITA stands for “Darwin”, underscoring the fact that the XML standard has evolution built into its design. That evolution continues, with several new offerings expected soon from the OASIS Technical Committee in charge of the standard, including the various flavors of Lightweight DITA, multimedia extensions to DITA 1.3, and the upcoming DITA 2.0 standard.
Author Archives: Helena Maier
Latest posts by Helena Maier
- Where DITA is Now and Where It is Going: Lightweight DITA and DITA 2.0 - 21 September 2017
- “And when I moved from the financial field to the software industry to become a Technical Writer, it felt like my dreams were coming true.” - 28 August 2017
- Virtual Reality as the Next Frontier in Design Tools - 14 August 2017
“And when I moved from the financial field to the software industry to become a Technical Writer, it felt like my dreams were coming true.”
In our series, people from different age and professional groups introduce us to their IT jobs. Today we talked with Desislava Mihaylova, a young Technical Writer working at Telerik in Bulgaria.
A lot of the industry has already adopted VR as a design platform for their projects. The purpose often remains the same: to review a project before committing resources to it. Let´s take a look on these 3 clips with Awane Jones:
- HTC Vive – VR Interior Design Experience
- VR & The Future of Car Design
- The Lab at Google Cultural Institute
Computers help people create film trailers, musical compositions, and even write news articles. We should ask these three questions:
- However, can Artificial Intelligence (AI), as it is called, be truly creative by finding and publishing new content?
- What can we expect from computers when writing texts?
- Will creative computing eventually replace creators?
Today we talked with Thomas Walker, a young Technical Content Developer at K15t in Stuttgart. We liked to know what makes him love his job..
In our series, people from different age and professional groups introduce us to their IT jobs. Beginners, students, and people with quite long working experience share their motivation and recommendations, confirming prejudices or invalidating them.
Not long ago, all technical documents were designed in black and white. Color printing was simply too expensive. Until today, color has been seen more as an image issue than a truly necessary tool. However, colors are important in pointing out differences and supporting the identification of components…