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Microsoft could be making a big mistake with its new smartphone

But Microsoft could be making one big mistake in the roll-out of the new Lumia handsets: carrier exclusivity.<p>The company confirmed to WMPowerUser that the smaller of the two new handsets, the 950, will be exclusive to AT&T, a move that can indicate that a phone will underperform commercially, as …

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5 Ways a Telephoto Lens Can Improve Your Landscape Photography

While it may seem counter-intuitive at first, the most sophisticated compositions are often the simplest. For this reason, ultra wide angle lenses …

Clueless About Technical Writing? Get Started With These Essential Tips - Copyblogger

Technical writing is like copywriting’s old, boring uncle.<p>In the communicative garden party that is online content, Copywriting gets everyone a drink …

How the Glorification of Software Developers Compromises Tech Companies

I recently started a job search for community management, event organisation, technical writing, or a related position in tech. Browsing the …

API technical writing course on Udemy from Peter Gruenbaum, and some thoughts on documenting JSON

Finally, a course on API docOne of the frequent questions people ask me is where to get more training on API documentation. A few months ago, I …

Databases

Newbie to Technical Writer in 4 Easy Steps

The following is a guest post from Kaylin Tristano, a new technical writer in the medical software industry. In this post, she shares her tips for …

Technical Writing

Why no one stopped by my technical writing booth at career fair day

Technical writing booth at Career Fair dayThe other week I volunteered at a career fair at my daughter's school. My oldest daughter is in 8th grade, …

Technical Writing

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As on-demand drivers become scarce, Uber holds all the cards

From where I am right now, in a southward neighborhood of San Francisco, I can order practically anything from my phone to be delivered to my house at nearly any time of day.<p>Groceries? Absolutely. Ramen? Sure. Laundry Service? Why not. Postal Service? Yes. Flowers? Within the hour. Booze? Glad you …

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