The EBook Publishing – Technical Communication Mutual Learning Opportunity

During WritersUA, TechWhirl's Keith Soltys sat down with Joshua Tallent, founder of eBook Architects to discuss the present and future of eBooks, the state of the technology, and how much technical communications and eBook trade publishing can learn from each other to produce good, readable, accessible content. Continue reading ...

EPUB and eBooks: Formats, Setup, Production Workflows and Foreign Language Text Lessons from WritersUA

eBooks are a hot topic for technical writers and user assistance professionals right now, and WritersUA 2012 featured three sessions about eBooks and electronic publishing: EPUB: Putting It All Together, by Scott Prentice; eBook Production Workflows, by Joshua Tallent; and The Current State of Foreign Language Text in eBooks, also by Joshua Tallent Continue reading ...

MadCap Software

MadCap Updates Flare, Contributor, Analyzer and Capture in MadPak 2012

MadCap Software, announced that the newest release of MadPak, its comprehensive authoring suite, featuring integrated, XML-based products for complete end-to-end technical communication, is available on March 1, 2012. The latest release of the suite offers four new product versions: MadCap Flare 8.0, MadCap Contributor 4.0, MadCap Analyzer 5.0, and MadCap Capture 6.0. MadPak also includes previously released Mimic 6.0 and Lingo 5.0. Continue reading ...