Re: Anyone tried this in tech writing?

Subject: Re: Anyone tried this in tech writing?
From: Lois Patterson <loisrpatterson -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Janoff, Steven" <Steven -dot- Janoff -at- ga -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:10:30 -0700

I feel that sense in respect to big data, cloud computing, algorithms, and machine learning. These are incredibly exciting, and there is a lot to say about them.

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On 2014-04-22, at 18:49, "Janoff, Steven" <Steven -dot- Janoff -at- ga -dot- com> wrote:

> This is true of any age. That's not what's unique.
>
> Technology is relative. In 20 years, we'll view the iPad in the same way.
>
> I think what's missing today is the Wild West sense we had back then. This was before the Internet and the Web took off, and before the dot-com boom. There was a sense of possibility -- the air was really *electric* with it. We felt like we were on the cusp of something.
>
> I suppose you could say the same about today but I don't think you could say it about the documentation. And in the technology realm, it feels more like a next level of the same world rather than an entirely new world.
>
> Just interesting to note.
>
> Steve
>
> On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 5:02 PM, Lois Patterson wrote:
>
> With so many complex and interlocking systems nowadays, there are so many things to write about that are more interesting than a 3-button mouse.
> Admittedly, finding and persuading the right person that you should write about them for pay can be a challenge. But don't be fooled by the relative ease and ubiquity of consumer software and hardware nowadays.
>
> Lois
>
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Re: Anyone tried this in tech writing?: From: Chris Morton
RE: Anyone tried this in tech writing?: From: Janoff, Steven
Re: Anyone tried this in tech writing?: From: Lois Patterson
RE: Anyone tried this in tech writing?: From: Janoff, Steven

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