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Do we need a new Internet?
From CERIAS Blog

Do we need a new Internet?

Short answer: " Almost certainly, no."   Longer answer: The blogosphere is abuzz with comments on John Markoff's Saturday NT Times piece, Do We Need a New Internet...

Gallery of Greats
From CSDiary

Gallery of Greats

This one is for our alumni and other friends who haven’t been on campus for a while. During one of the celebrations in honor of Ed Clarke’s winning of the ACM Turing...

Hackers Among the Amish
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hackers Among the Amish

Good Kelly post, have only experienced the Amish from a distance and from the highways seeing all those rare clotheslines in a modern age. Best point from the...

Extending the Brand
From The Eponymous Pickle

Extending the Brand

Jonathan Baskin looks at the extension of the Mr. Clean Brand. Why not? A very stong brand with a great image that has slipped over the years. If only we could...

Virtual Worlds for Business Book
From The Eponymous Pickle

Virtual Worlds for Business Book

This looks to be good: " ... Nick from Clever Zebra here. After some pushing from friends and colleagues, I'm pleased to tell you that the Virtual Worlds for Business...

OpenSolaris - Changing The World Another Way
From Wild WebMink

OpenSolaris - Changing The World Another Way

A rather unusual project just started in the OpenSolaris community. It's the OpenSolaris Lending Project. Instead of directly working on the code for OpenSolaris...

New Focus Group: The Game
From The Eponymous Pickle

New Focus Group: The Game

Great idea, but I continue to see few groups succeeding at it. A carefully tailored game can be expensive to produce:How World of Warcraft Promotes InnovationThis...

Agile Design Podcast
From The Eponymous Pickle

Agile Design Podcast

Podcast on optimizing agile design. By UXDesign, via IBM Design.

Automating Data Visualization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Automating Data Visualization

Nice little instructive, technical piece:Automating Data Visualization with Ruby and Graphviz I often have the need to visualize data from the enterprise resource...

Link roundup for the week ending February 14
From Wild WebMink

Link roundup for the week ending February 14

OpenOffice.org Conference 2009 Registered OO.o members get to pick the location for the annual conference, and this year there are some absolutely fantastic choices...

Microsoft's Retail Stores
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft's Retail Stores

Prof Peter S. Fader of Wharton looks at Microsoft's plans to set up some retail stores, and makes some suggestions." ... One of the biggest differences between...

Intel Investing in Social Networking
From The Eponymous Pickle

Intel Investing in Social Networking

They say why in this short article. Also I have heard 'Twitter' used several times in the non technical press in the past few days, don't recall hearing about...

Playful augmented objects
From Putting People First

Playful augmented objects

Touch is a research project, led by Timo Arnall, that investigates Near Field Communication (NFC), a technology that enables connections between mobile phones and...

FTC Says Self-Regulate Behavioral Marketing
From The Eponymous Pickle

FTC Says Self-Regulate Behavioral Marketing

In Adage, see also the complete US Federal Trade Commission news release and report. " ... The Federal Trade Commission seemed to give a major victory to marketers...

Kazys Varnelis
From Putting People First

Kazys Varnelis

Kazys Varnelis [CV | blog], the author of Networked Publics and the Director of the Network Architecture Lab at the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture...

Dubberly Design articles
From Putting People First

Dubberly Design articles

Hugh Dubberly is a forum editor at Interactions Magazine, which means that he writes, co-writes or edits articles for the magazine. The website of his company,...

Interview with Jeff Howard of Design for Service
From Putting People First

Interview with Jeff Howard of Design for Service

Jeff Howard writes the blog Design for Service and is also the curator of the most comprehensive and well organised service design reference library on the internet...

Old Code and Old Licenses
From Wild WebMink

Old Code and Old Licenses

I was in Brussels at the weekend to attend FOSDEM, one of the handful of "real" Free software developer conferences I attend each year (another is LCA which I went...

Eye Tracking - Tie Tying
From The Eponymous Pickle

Eye Tracking - Tie Tying

Short piece on Google eye-tracking studies and universal search. Interesting to see how they approach it. I like the Tie tying example, it was one of the first...

What I Have Learned About Life From War Games
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

What I Have Learned About Life From War Games

Like most dads who have professional careers, I have little time for games. Nevertheless, I spend some time playing war games. These games have taught me some basic...
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