TechWhirl Fast 5 Interviews

TechWhirl Fast 5 interviews are hour-long conversations with thought leaders in business and technical communications. Most are Google+ video discussions, while some of them are written conversations.

Joe Welinske TechWhirl Fast 5 – Adobe Technical Communication Suite (2017 Release)

TechWhirl’s next Fast 5 Hangout will be User Assistance Evangelist, Joe Welinske. Joe will join us to answer questions and talk about Adobe Systems 2017 release of the Adobe Technical Communications Suite.  Have you heard about the newest release, but still have questions? Submit them below or via our hashtag #TCFast5 & join us on March […] Continue reading ...

TechWhirl Fast 5: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to XML Authoring

Our broadcast starts at 12PM EDT on October 8, 2014 Session Live Notes (Google Doc that will be updated as we chat) Moderators: Al Martine and Connie Giordano (TechWhirl) Topic:  Hitchhiker’s Guide to XML – The Business of XML Guests: Chris Despopoulos, Author of the White Paper “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to XML Authoring” & Maxwell Hoffmann, Adobe […] Continue reading ...

TechWhirl Fast 5: Overcoming Fears for Migrating for XML/DITA for Technical Documentation

Our Fast 5 starts at 11AM EDT (an hour earlier than our normal start time) Session Live Notes (Google Doc that will be updated as we chat) | Ask a Question Fast 5 Details Moderators: Al Martine and Connie Giordano (TechWhirl) Topic:  Overcoming Fears for Migrating for XML/DITA for Technical Documentation Guest: Maxwell Hoffmann, Adobe Systems Questions: […] Continue reading ...

DITA-Darwin Information Typing Architecture

Intro to DITA: TechWhirl Fast 5 Roundtable

What happens when three DITA experts get together to talk about DITA to people who are new to the subject? They start talking in limericks. Patrick Bosek and Stephen Morse (from easyDITA), and Jacquie Samuels had frank and friendly video discussion about DITA with an eye towards the DITA newbie. Continue reading ...

MadCap Flare 9

TechWhirl Fast 5: MadCap Flare 9 & MadWorld 2013

Tracking down MadCap product evangelists Mike Hamilton and Jennifer White for a sit down is no mean feat. TechWhirl’s Al Martine and Connie Giordano managed to catch up with the two for a Fast 5 session that covered the new release of MadCap Flare, and the upcoming MadWorld Conference in San Diego. Continue reading ...

Global Content Challenges: Fast 5 Interview with David Ashton of SDL

One of the highlights of LavaCon Conference 2012 undoubtedly will be the SDL Globalization Challenge on Monday, October 8, where David Ashton will preside over an educational and usually hilarious trivia competition. David, SDL International’s Vice President of Consulting Services will also be on the panel discussing The Content Revolution. He was able to squeeze an hour into his schedule to discuss global content challenges, translation, and trends with Connie Giordano and Al Martine in a recent TechWhirl Fast 5 Live Interview. Continue reading ...