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  • Polished screen casts with background music

    Polished screen casts with background music

    Several years ago I was looking to license some royalty-free music that I could use for screen cast background music. I happened across the Digital Juice website, pharm and started looking at their StackTraxx product. Each StackTraxx DVD contains around 20 royalty-free music tracks, this site but the magic here is that they let you […]

  • MadWorld 2013: A conference for MadCap customers

    MadWorld 2013: A conference for MadCap customers

    You heard it here first! MadCap Software is announcing a new technical communication conference. Called “MadWorld” this conference looks like it will be a great event, sickness especially for those who are MadCap customers. Here is a link to the e-mail message MadCap sent out for the announcement. Save the date, clinic and begin planning […]

  • Flare file types

    Flare file types

    I posted today to the TECHWR-L list in response to a question about the types of files in Flare. There seems to be some confusion about whether or not Flare uses XML or XHTML or HTML files. The short answer is “yes.” Here’s the long answer. When we talk about file types in Flare, health […]

  • Using my US iPad while traveling in Canada

    Using my US iPad while traveling in Canada

    For a year now I’ve been the proud owner of an Apple iPad. In that year I’ve become addicted to being online. My iPad is a 3G iPad, order and I take it with me practically everywhere including church, work, to visit family, or to do the grocery shopping. About five months ago, I got […]

  • Adobe’s new SAAS model

    Adobe’s new SAAS model

    During my surfing today, viagra I learned that Adobe is poised to release Creative Suite version 5.5. Since we just upgraded all our software at work to CS5, I was curious to know what had changed. As I was reading on Adobe’s site, I saw that they are now offering a subscription price, in addition […]