Editors Introduction

The editors of Techniques Fall 2005 focused on the influence of technology on Technical Communication. Everyday technology is innovating the profession and the users of digital cameras, wireless internet, iPods and their PC are changing the norms. The articles submitted is a scope of how technology has influenced the world of Technical Communicators... Enjoy!!

The Fall 2005 Issue of Techniques was produced by 4/577: Policies and Procedures Minnesota State University, Mankato

Editors

aRlandis Jones

Andrew Robertson

John Rollins

Jing Ni Soh

Denise Ware

Table of Contents
Life's Soundtrack
Michael Goracke
Text Message Communication
aRlandis Jones
DVD and VHS
Brandi Miller
Bluetooth
Michael Nelson
XBox 360
Chad Polus
Podcasting Education
Andrew Robertson
Computer Programming in Toys
John Rollins
A World Wide Fantasy
Justin Sharpe
Digital vs Satellite
Jenilee Sieg
E-commerce Websites
Jing Ni Soh
Cell Phones as Mobile Office
Denise Ware