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Nielsen and McKinsey Social Venture
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nielsen and McKinsey Social Venture

A joint venture that links several groups I know well: " ... Nielsen and management consultancy McKinsey & Company have formed a joint venture to help clients improve...

SIGIR 2010 and SimInt 2010
From The Noisy Channel

SIGIR 2010 and SimInt 2010

I’m looking forward to attending SIGIR 2010 in a few weeks and particularly to the SimInt 2010 Workshop on the Automated Evaluation of Interactive Information Retrieval...

Moshe Vardi on
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Moshe Vardi on

I notice that CACM Editor-in-Chief Moshe Vardi’s letter in the July 2010 issue of CACM speaks to what he calls “Hypercriticality,” and cites my post of May 4 here...

Computer Science Is More Than Just Programming
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Computer Science Is More Than Just Programming

I have just finished leading a three week workshop for faculty and grad students from the humanities. The topic was serious (digital) games for research and pedagogy...

Interesting Links 27 June 2010
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 27 June 2010

Posting early this week as I hope to have more timely stuff to write about as the week goes on. I

StoreFrontBackTalk
From The Eponymous Pickle

StoreFrontBackTalk

I often quote the StoreFrontBacktalk site. Evan Schuman does a great job tracking the technologies that continue to change the world of retail and E-commerce.some...

Item Search with Xyggy
From The Eponymous Pickle

Item Search with Xyggy

I received this recently, just started to take a look at it, intriguing paradigm: " ... Thank-you for the post on Bayesian Information Retrieval .. The Xyggy technology...

? Drawing A Crowd
From Wild WebMink

? Drawing A Crowd

Open World Forum 2010 – Agenda This year’s Open World Forum has a packed and scorching hot agenda and I’m honored to be chairing the opening state-of-the-union...

Pepsi and the Next FourSquare
From The Eponymous Pickle

Pepsi and the Next FourSquare

Have examined packages like Foursquare and there are some fundamental problems with their use for marketing plays. Enterprises like Pepsi are trying to influence...

Google Docs Add OCR
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Docs Add OCR

Have not tried it yet but OCR conversions to text for Google documents is a nice additions. In particular for incoming faxes that I would like to store away and...

links for 2010-06-26
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-06-26

The Immortality of Open Source Projects Good snapshot of the history and thinking behind ForgeRock. (tags: FOSS OpenSource ForgeRock SimonPhipps Clippings) CBC...

UxSuite Discovers Unforseen Usage Patterns
From The Eponymous Pickle

UxSuite Discovers Unforseen Usage Patterns

Colleague Aylin Koca of the TU/e Department of Industrial Design reports on the establishment of her startup: UXsuite. See some of her previous work posted onWhat...

Unilever Plans to Double Digital Spending
From The Eponymous Pickle

Unilever Plans to Double Digital Spending

In Adage: " ... Unilever will double spending on digital marketing this year, Chief Marketing Officer Keith Weed said in a seminar today at the International Advertising...

Tom Davenport's Masterclass
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tom Davenport's Masterclass

In SASCOM a good report on Tom Davenport's Masterclass. Nicely done, though not too much more than an outlne. Recall that Davenport used our enterprise analytics...

Java Genius
From Wild WebMink

Java Genius

This is a work of genius: The conference, JavaZone in Norway, deserves every bit of the attention it’s getting as a consequence.

Friday Squid Blogging: Vampire Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Vampire Squid

The vampire squid can turn itself inside out to avoid predators.

Tobii Glasses Announced
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tobii Glasses Announced

Nicely done, in particular the visual business intelligence that is included. See the short video in the link below for a demonstration. " ... Tobii Glasses ?

Hacker Scare Story
From Schneier on Security

Hacker Scare Story

"10 Everyday Items Hackers Are Targeting Right Now" 5. Your Blender. Yes, Your Blender That's right: your blender is under attack! Most mixers are self-contained...

Essays on service design in higher education
From Putting People First

Essays on service design in higher education

COTEN, the collaborative online research project exploring service design for higher education in 2010, features some interesting lecture essays: Small change and...

Connecting Computer Science: Results
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

Connecting Computer Science: Results

My course is now over, the feedback via my informal survey is rolling in, and students are working out all the kinks in their knowledge as they prepare for theConnecting...
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