A visualization of the 140 most important entities on Twitter. This reminds me of Stephen Few's recent document on the overuse of circular images for data visualization...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 31, 2010 at 01:34 PM
The TV show 24 aired its last episode on May 24.
The show used computers and technology ALOT, more than on most shows.
Was it realistic? What it interesting?
...GASARCH From Computational Complexity | May 31, 2010 at 01:14 PM
Analysis: this government is open to scrutiny Noble words that, if truly implemented, take Britain down a path to open governmnet and citizen scrutiny. But only...Simon Phipps From Wild WebMink | May 31, 2010 at 12:10 PM
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson
In Readwriteweb: Thinking about Twitter as a gaming platform.I am still convinced that there is real value in overlaying game incentives on serious work. See my...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 31, 2010 at 02:19 AM
I good piece on what you can do to make it more difficult to invade your privacy via Google tools. ' ... Bottom line? Big Brother knows a whole lot more than...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 31, 2010 at 12:04 AM
Good overview piece about statistics. This wont tell you how, but will position your knowledge of when stats can be used, and classic errors in their use. A good...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 30, 2010 at 02:30 AM
Do you know Pure Data? A way to analyze multi channel music data. Can it also be used for other kinds of real time data streams? More here, the system's site...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 30, 2010 at 02:13 AM
In the Freakonomics blog, regarding numeracy. Like literacy, it should be valued. From the comments a quote I had not heard: Oscar Wilde said: Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 30, 2010 at 01:59 AM
Intriguing piece that is worth considering:" ... Tim Berry has noticed that when two strangers sit next to each other on a plane, the icebreaker that starts a conversation...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 29, 2010 at 02:51 PM
The SEC and The Python What does open source have to do with open data? This extremely insightful move by the SEC demonstrates that the syntax of open data is not...Simon Phipps From Wild WebMink | May 29, 2010 at 12:07 PM
We don't usually do job postings here on the CSTA Advocate blog, but this one is rather special and we want to let you know about the opportunity.
Evan Glazer.... From Computer Science Teachers Association | May 28, 2010 at 10:45 PM
New Canadian research into 500 million-year-old carnivore fossils has revealed an early ancestor of modern-day squids and octopuses, solving the mystery...schneier From Schneier on Security | May 28, 2010 at 09:52 PM
Nick Carr overviews his newly released book and provides some links to excerpts. ' ... The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains. ... draws on,...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 28, 2010 at 09:24 PM
Not that interesting, really.
Preliminarily, I can tell you that within my sample, cannibalism seems to be on the rise, myctophid consumption is falling, and a...schneier From Schneier on Security | May 28, 2010 at 09:21 PM
In MIT Tech Review: Mobile Data: A Gold Mine for Telcos, A snapshot of our activities, cell phone data attracts both academics and industry researchers. ... 'Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 28, 2010 at 09:07 PM
Below is a list of items with policy relevance from the May issue of Communications of the ACM. As always, much of the material in CACM is premium content, and... From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM | May 28, 2010 at 08:12 PM
Are children more likely to own a phone than a book? Not sure what own means here, but I have certainly seen more children with phones than with books lately.Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | May 28, 2010 at 06:07 PM
Just a reminder to all of you HCIR people out there that the submission deadline for the HCIR 2010 Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information RetrievalDaniel Tunkelang From The Noisy Channel | May 28, 2010 at 06:05 PM