CMP Technology and Microsoft's MSDN Magazine Receives Honors from the Society of Technical Communication

Jan 25, 2007, 00:00 ET from CMP Technology

    SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- MSDN Magazine, The Microsoft
 Journal for Developers, has been honored with three awards from the Society
 of Technical Communication.
     MSDN Magazine was recognized with a best of show/distinguished award in
 the reference material category for the MSDN Magazine Web site. MSDN
 Magazine also received an award of excellence and an award of merit.
     "We are honored to receive these awards from the Society of Technical
 Communication," said Jill Thiry, Publisher of MSDN Magazine. "The awards
 demonstrate our continued success in creating the highest quality editorial
 content, which has earned the trust of our readers and the respect of the
 software development industry."
     "Earthly Delights: Code Your Applications to Deliver the World with
 Virtual Earth APIs" by Chandu Thota (September 2006 issue) was recognized
 with an award of excellence in the scholarly/professional article category.
     MSDN Magazine was also honored with an award of merit in the
 scholarly/professional journals category. Contributors include the MSDN
 Magazine art and production team and the MSDN Magazine editorial team.
     Joshua Trupin, Executive Editor of MSDN Magazine, said, "It's a great
 honor to be acknowledged by our peers as the leading magazine in the
 developer community. It is a reflection on our outstanding authors and
 contributors and our entire magazine staff."
     The Society for Technical Communication (STC) is an individual
 membership organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of
 technical communication. It is the largest organization of its type in the
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