Another book added to the stack: Slow Down, Sell Faster!: Understand Your Customer's Buying Process and Maximize Your Sales, by Kevin Davis. We always tried...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 14, 2011 at 08:25 PM
Last week, I spoke at an airport security conference hosted by EPIC: The Stripping of Freedom: A Careful Scan of TSA Security Procedures. Here's the video of my...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 14, 2011 at 08:11 PM
I'm not really worried about mistakes like this. Sure, a gun slips through occasionally, and a knife slips through even more often. (I'm sure the TSA doesn't catch...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 14, 2011 at 05:03 PM
IMedia Connections interviews Donna Sturgess of Buyology Inc. about what her company does to understand the non conscious interactions of consumer to media and...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 14, 2011 at 04:23 PM
Almost every day I receive electronic newsletters with articles discussing STEM and robotics competitions, but I rarely see a mention of Computer Science. So,ACTE... From Computer Science Teachers Association | January 14, 2011 at 02:55 PM
Interesting reading, mostly for the probable effects of a terrorist-sized nuclear bomb.
A terrorist bomb is likely to be relatively small -- possibly only a fraction...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 14, 2011 at 01:07 PM
A Walled Wide Web for Nervous Autocrats I have been making the core point that this good WSJ article makes in my discussions with governments all over the world...Simon Phipps From Wild WebMink | January 14, 2011 at 01:02 PM
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Sherry Turkle, has been an ethnographer of our technological world for three decades, hosted all the while at one of its epicenters: MIT. A professor of the social...Experientia From Putting People First | January 14, 2011 at 09:50 AM
A good piece in Knowledge at Wharton about key aspects and directions of of the global economy in countries such as India and China. Particularly useful for...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 14, 2011 at 02:51 AM
“What is Jericho?” Those were the first words from “Watson,” the IBM supercomputer system that’s taking on Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter — the two winningest players...Erwin Gianchandani From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | January 13, 2011 at 11:01 PM
I see that former colleague Krista Neher's new book: The Social Media Field Guide, is now out. Much more here and ordering information. Also see her excellent...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 13, 2011 at 09:52 PM
Johannesburg installed hundreds of networked traffic lights on its streets. The lights use a cellular modem and a SIM card to communicate.
Those lights introduced...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 13, 2011 at 06:54 PM
A ringer is an impostor, especially one whose pretense is intended to gain an advantage in a competition.
This definition is from
agrees with what...GASARCH From Computational Complexity | January 13, 2011 at 06:41 PM
Newly alerted to ZuluTime, they have an online video that is worth looking at, more exploration and comments to follow: " ... Locate and Engage the In-Store Shopper...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 13, 2011 at 04:20 PM
In Science Daily via Stan Dyck: " ... UCLA neuroscientists have now collaborated with physicists to develop a non-invasive, ultra-high-speed microscope that can...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 13, 2011 at 03:40 PM
Here's a U.S. Army threat assessment of forged law-enforcement credentials.
The authors bought a bunch of fake badges:
Between November 2009 and March 2010, undercover...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 13, 2011 at 02:00 PM
I told you it was coming. Yes, Bliink the web design competition is now open across the US. With registration now open for the Microsoft bliink Web Design Competition...Alfred Thompson From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson | January 13, 2011 at 10:39 AM
Harald Felgner alerts us to a presentation by Amir Dotan of LAB49 where he shares his experiences working as a user experience architect in the financial services...Experientia From Putting People First | January 13, 2011 at 10:31 AM