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Tesco Clubcard and Twitter
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tesco Clubcard and Twitter

Like to see new ideas for using the loyalty engagement. A somewhat novel one here." ... Tesco Clubcard has partnered with We Are Social to create holiday gift guides...

Automating Business Process
From The Eponymous Pickle

Automating Business Process

In CIO Insight:  Ultimately managing and automating your process is key to being efficient.  In labor, speed, scale, value and beyond.  Analytics can show the way...

Credit for Multi Channel Sales
From The Eponymous Pickle

Credit for Multi Channel Sales

A classic problem.  In RetailWire:" ... One of the murkier aspects of omni-channel retailing continues to be "revenue attribution." The challenges assessing proper...

Social Business Governance
From The Eponymous Pickle

Social Business Governance

First I came  upon this concept.  Worth a closer look.  By EdTarpening:" ... Charlene Li and I are pleased to offer you Altimeter’s latest research report focused...

Linked Data Ontology
From The Eponymous Pickle

Linked Data Ontology

Part of an exploration:    Much more at the link." ... What is Linked Data?The Web enables us to link related documents. Similarly it enables us to link related...

Protege for Ontologies
From The Eponymous Pickle

Protege for Ontologies

Brought to my attention again. Stanford's Protege.  I recall we were shown a very early version of this when we explored ontology methods for the enterpise in the...

Pre-Snowden Debate About NSA Call-Records Collection Program
From Schneier on Security

Pre-Snowden Debate About NSA Call-Records Collection Program

Reuters is reporting that in 2009, several senior NSA officials objected to the NSA call-records collection program. The now-retired NSA official, a longtime code...

CPG and Location Based Advertising
From The Eponymous Pickle

CPG and Location Based Advertising

In Mediapost: Mostly about food, but good statistics about CPG and location based mobile advertising.  " ... By targeting custom audiences based on location, traffic...

From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Research Opportunity from NSF for Algorithms in the Field

The following is a special contribution to this blog by Tracy Kimbrel, National Science Foundation (NSF) Program Director for Computing and Communication Foundations...

Tetherless World Constellation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tetherless World Constellation

Was today introduced to RPI's Tetherless World Constellation.   Name is obscure.   " ... Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) is a constellation of multidisciplinary...

Citadel Malware Steals Password Manager Master Passwords
From Schneier on Security

Citadel Malware Steals Password Manager Master Passwords

Citadel is the first piece of malware I know of that specifically steals master passwords from password managers. Note that my own Password Safe is a target....

Table Scalping
From The Eponymous Pickle

Table Scalping

Table Scalping?  Love to watch how markets arise in the economy.  Whenever you see evidence of a scarce resource, whose price is being escalated by its scarcity...

Big Data and McCormick
From The Eponymous Pickle

Big Data and McCormick

Have had a few friends who worked projects with McCormick, and am impressed with their approaches to the use of new and innovated technology,  Here more, on their...

Team Innovation and the Art of Problem Solving
From The Eponymous Pickle

Team Innovation and the Art of Problem Solving

A High school oriented piece that is quite useful.    Would have loved to have seen this kind of thing when I was in school, or when I had bright kids in school...

Uber of Food Delivery
From The Eponymous Pickle

Uber of Food Delivery

In Smartblogs: The expansion of food delivery based on new supply chain services and big data.  " .... A new and growing generation of food delivery services is...

From Computational Complexity

A November to Remember

The Imitation Game starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing opens in the US on November 28. If you read this blog you should see that movie. If one challenged...

The Banks of the Future: An Experience Design Perspective
From Putting People First

The Banks of the Future: An Experience Design Perspective

Banks should shift their role from payment processors to trusted consumer advisors by focusing on the customer experience, argues Rob Girling in an Op-Ed piece...

[Book] Design for Policy
From Putting People First

[Book] Design for Policy

Design for Policy Edited by Christian Bason, Chief Executive, Danish Design Centre Series: Design for Social Responsibility Hardcover: 250 pages Publisher: Gower...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Two Versus Three

The role of 2 and 3 in mathematics Electrika source Margaret Farrar was the first crossword puzzle editor for The New York Times. Ken fondly recalls seeing her...
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Locality, Locality, Locality: A Note from SC14
Locality, Locality, Locality: A Note from SC14
11.20.2014

Steadily growing chips, systems, and application parallelism are driving the movement of data across larger distances in systems, and data …

HPC for Undergraduates
HPC for Undergraduates
11.20.2014

At SC14, graduate students mentor undergraduates interested in pursuing advanced degrees in fields related to high performance computing.

Animal-Human Computer Interaction: The First International Congress Report
Animal-Human Computer Interaction: The First International Congress Report
11.19.2014

Was the Internet communication really invented exclusively for humans, or do you think your cat should join your weekend teleconference?

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