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Wireless Technology on the Road
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wireless Technology on the Road

Addresses some of the standards and issues involved:In CACM: Communications technology is transforming the driving experience. Automatic toll collection, crash...

Book Review: How Risky Is It, Really?
From Schneier on Security

Book Review: How Risky Is It, Really?

David Ropeik is a writer and consultant who specializes in risk perception and communication. His book, How Risky Is It, Really?: Why Our Fears Don't Always Match...

Deeper Motives
From The Eponymous Pickle

Deeper Motives

This article quotes Gary Singer, CEO of Buyology Inc.Deeper Motives: Getting Beyond Targeting by Steve Smith, Friday, July 30, 2010, 2:45 PM Behavioral targeting...

Building a Lego Universe
From The Eponymous Pickle

Building a Lego Universe

Via IEEE Spectrum. I much like the idea of a company which has been known for incremental play to become involved in the broader area of gaming. Building theTen...

Virtual Views of Store Environments
From The Eponymous Pickle

Virtual Views of Store Environments

Linking virtual environments and brain behavior. Makes sense since a virtual environment can be quickly modified to construct new experiments. Then the human reaction...

Now On Kindle
From Wild WebMink

Now On Kindle

If you’re a Kindle owner, you may be interested to know that Wild Webmink is now available for the Kindle. Go to the Kindle Store to subscribe.

Pepsi and Enterprise Learning
From The Eponymous Pickle

Pepsi and Enterprise Learning

New at Pepsi, in Consumer Goods Tech:PepsiCo's New Approach to Enterprise Learning PepsiCo launched an innovative initiative in May 2009 that can serve as a valuable...

links for 2010-08-01
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-08-01

WikiLeaks disclosures are a 'tragedy' Yes, I get the fact the documents smear the war and that the US government spins the facts. I also get that there's a damage...

Reputation managers addressing our internet footprints
From Putting People First

Reputation managers addressing our internet footprints

In the modern digital age where seemingly everything and everyone is online, a new industry is emerging to “manage” the internet footprint that people and businesses...

Questions. But Why?
From The Noisy Channel

Questions. But Why?

Yahoo! Answers and Answers.com have been around since 2005. But community question answering (as distinct from question answering using natural language processing)...

Policy Highlights from Communications of the ACM - July 2010 (Vol. 53, No. 7)
From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM

Policy Highlights from Communications of the ACM - July 2010 (Vol. 53, No. 7)

Below is a list of items with policy relevance from the July issue of Communications of the ACM. As always, much of the material in CACM is premium content, and...

Optimizing Floor Space
From The Eponymous Pickle

Optimizing Floor Space

It's an idea that continues to be pushed further. Optimize the store space by using kiosks and other densely compacted selling ideas within the store. Here is...

Becoming Disconnected
From The Eponymous Pickle

Becoming Disconnected

David Carr, who has been talking much about the negative effects of online, gives some examples of people that have deliberately cut themselves from the net. They...

Photographer's Legal Rights
From The Eponymous Pickle

Photographer's Legal Rights

Now having a quality camera in my cell phone I find myself taking many more images for both personal and professional reasons. I can also then get them to thea...

BI on a Limited Budget
From The Eponymous Pickle

BI on a Limited Budget

A new TDWI report: BI on a Limited BudgetBI on a Limited Budget: Strategies for Doing More with LessThe current economic downturn has accentuated the need among...

Evolutionary Pressures
From Wild WebMink

Evolutionary Pressures


IPads in Business
From The Eponymous Pickle

IPads in Business

Some good examples in CW of IPads being used in business.

Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Launcher from "Despicable Me"
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Launcher from "Despicable Me"

Don't squid me, bro.

About Emotionally Effective Advertising
From The Eponymous Pickle

About Emotionally Effective Advertising

Just received and of interest: About Face: The Secrets of Emotionally Effective Advertising by Dan Hill D.V. Reading parts of it now, more to follow. I also see...

What Your Identity Has to Do With Learning
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

What Your Identity Has to Do With Learning

What happens if one of your identities conflicts with what you're trying to learn in school? For instance, what if you are a creationist Christian learning science...
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