How to Create and Deliver Intelligent Information

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    Technical Communication Rises as a Community: Bulgaria

    Dragomir Anachkov

    Technical communication (TC) as a professional opportunity is not a new notion in the IT field. Technical writers have been part of the hardware and software development process for decades. Today, we take a closer look at Bulgaria. How did the community start there, and what has been achieved so far by its members?

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    Localization – Look Before You Leap!

    Alice Kyurkchiyan-Naidenova

    It is the responsibility of technical writers to not only produce exemplary minimalistic pieces of text, but to also foster quality localization. I am now eager to recommend to novice fellow writers my top 6 rules for translation facilitation:

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    Can Documentation be Agile? A Field Report

    Marion Knebel

    In software development, the keyword agile is at least as popular as DITA in technical writing. This is no surprise. Both agile and DITA focus on modularization and the requirements of the users. In this article, we discuss how agile documentation works in practice, recommend tools that support the agile processes and point out the challenges for technical writers.

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    Making Your Content Intelligent – Here Is Why and Where to Begin

    Interview with Cruce Saunders

    Who haven´t heard about bots, AI and intelligent content the last 2 years?

    But how big is the benefit when we make our content smarter? And how do we start? Content Engineer and Consultant Cruce Saunders says, that intelligent Content has the ability to deliver more than the investment you put into it.

    That is a big chance. Let´s ask him, how we come closer to intelligent content.

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    Education and Information 4.0

    Ray Gallon

    If a child grows up with Augmented Reality (AR) all around, what notion will that child have about what is “real”?
    In a world where fake news abounds, and is easy to produce, what can we do to know which news sources we can trust?

    Information specialists have a potentially important role in developing how society responds to these questions, and how we educate ourselves to live well amongst them …

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    Information Energy 2018: A New Leap Forward

    Ray Gallon

    Ever since founder Wim Hooghwinkel started the Information Energy conference, it has been a place for innovation, cross-disciplinary exchange, and unexpected surprises. This year, the conference takes a new turn, while maintaining its tradition of innovation and silo bridging.

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