When you hear about iiRDS for the first time, it will probably seem quite complicated – it was the same for me. So to understand it better, let’s strip it down to a machine everybody knows from everyday use: Why not use a coffee machine in order to explain the highly technical standard?
Author Archives: Helena Maier
Latest posts by Helena Maier
- iiRDS – How a Novice Sees the Information Delivery Standard - 16 November 2017
- Guide: How to Get the Most Out of Your Events - 9 November 2017
- When the Digital and the Real Are Combined - 27 September 2017
No matter what form of event you decide upon – if you prepare well, you will benefit more from it. Preparation does not end with registration and booking your trip. There is a lot more that you can do in the days before, during and after participation to get more out of your events.
Here are some tips and advices you can download as a PDF file.
The best technological realizations are those that stem from a real need and tap into the mood of the consumer and not the opposite. Our focus should not be on the technology itself but on human needs and aspirations. When the digital and the real are combined, credibility is earned and loyalty is returned.
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.
“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…