The second worst result ever achieved in German tests.

Germany crash tests the Brilliance BS6 Chinese-built sedan, with shocking results. This isn’t a car, it’s a coffin on wheels. But it’s only the second worst test, the absolute worst was for the 2005 Jiangling Motors Landwind, another Chinese import, where the crash test dummy was so badly mangled it had to be taken apart before it could be pulled out of the wrecked vehicle (links in article).

Adobe and technical writing: partly a rant, but an entirely legitimate question.

I’m currently working as a technical writer, and as such am keenly interested in issues related to this topic, especially when it comes to software. So when I got an email advising me that Adobe had released a new version of Robohelp I was keen to try it out, especially now that it’s made by the same company as Framemaker. My enthusiasm was very short-lived. I posted this on the Adobe RH forum, but I have a feeling that it won’t stay there for long, so here’s my rant…

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