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A Glucose Meter App for the Android
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Glucose Meter App for the Android

Via Mark Montgomery of KYield: An example of Smartphone mHealth: A standard meter connected the Android smartphone via a bluetooth connection. Includes a video...

Neuromarketing: Fantasy or the Future
From The Eponymous Pickle

Neuromarketing: Fantasy or the Future

In Adage: Is Neuromarketing a Fantasy or the Future? It Could Give Marketers an Edge, but Questions Remain About Effectiveness and EthicsNeuromarketing, and the...

Facebook Use Exceeds Google
From The Eponymous Pickle

Facebook Use Exceeds Google

An interesting result from Comscore: U.S. Web surfers are spending more time socializing on Facebook than searching with Google, according to new data from researchers...

Friday Squid Blogging: Cephalopod Consciousness
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Cephalopod Consciousness

"Three Arguments for the Consciousness of Cephalopods."

SAP EcoHub
From The Eponymous Pickle

SAP EcoHub

SAP has put out what they call the SAP EcoHub Newsletter. You can dive deep and find lots of interesting things there, but I wish they were clearer about what EcoHub...

<i>The Onion</i> on National Security
From Schneier on Security

The Onion on National Security

"Smart, Qualified People Behind the Scenes Keeping America Safe: 'We Don't Exist'"

Publishing Decisions
From The Eponymous Pickle

Publishing Decisions

In ReadwriteWeb some interesting questions are posed about how large, complex reference books will, or will not be physically published in the future. The Oxford...

From Computational Complexity

A Mathematical Urban Legend

I have heard the following story many times in many versions: A PhD student in Math at PRESTIGIOUS SCHOOL was defending his thesis which was in REALLY ABSTRACT...

links for 2010-09-10
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-09-10

A Peek Behind the Curtain of the Texas Antitrust Complaints against Google Fascinating and detailed analysis of the anti-trust complaints against Google. The conspiracy...

Problems with Twitter's OAuth Authentication System
From Schneier on Security

Problems with Twitter's OAuth Authentication System

Interesting case study.  

Most Popular Posts From August
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Most Popular Posts From August

It turns out the be complicated to figure out what the most popular blog posts are for a particular month. There are two sets of data I look through. One set, from...

ANOVA Testing in Excel
From The Eponymous Pickle

ANOVA Testing in Excel

Did not know you could do Analysis of Variance, ANOVA, stat testing in Excel, but here is an outline of how to do it. Good explanation of the method and it's uses...

Orange Balls as an Anti-Robbery Device
From Schneier on Security

Orange Balls as an Anti-Robbery Device

In Japan: These balls full of orange paint are anti-theft devices. When someone robs a store, the clerk can throw the ball at the perp (or at the perp's feet)...

Preparing for the New School Year
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Preparing for the New School Year

I usually devote a portion of my summer vacation preparing for the next school year. I use my summer break to attend at least one professional development workshop...

Neuromarketing Movies
From The Eponymous Pickle

Neuromarketing Movies

In Gizmodo, an article about how a number are using neuromarketing methods to predict how people react to movies. In particular the use of fMRI methods. It is very...

John Cleese on Creativity
From The Eponymous Pickle

John Cleese on Creativity

Some of you may have followed John Cleese's business videos. Here is new video excerpt on creativity. His presentations are always fun. From Presentation Zen: ...

Vodafone
From Putting People First

Vodafone

The Future Agenda, sponsored by Vodafone, is a not-for-profit, cross-discipline programme which aims “to unite the best minds from around the globe to address the...

New German ID Card Hackable
From Schneier on Security

New German ID Card Hackable

No surprise.

? Will Run And Run
From Wild WebMink

? Will Run And Run

FSF responds to Oracle v. Google and the threat of software patents “Google could have avoided all this by building Android on top of IcedTea, a GPL-covered Java...

Videos from KYield
From The Eponymous Pickle

Videos from KYield

Mark Montgomery of Kyield has added some video clips, linked to below, to explain his impressive plans to support the knwoledge worker. "Videos
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