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Discovering the Benefits of the Semantic Enterprise
From The Eponymous Pickle

Discovering the Benefits of the Semantic Enterprise

Mark Montgomery of Kyield video:    " ... on the benefits and byproducts of employing our semantic enterprise system. The style is an informal lecture lasting about...

Drink Recommending Vending Machines
From The Eponymous Pickle

Drink Recommending Vending Machines

Another idea about machines merchandising to people base on sensors.   I have seen a number of examples of this, but none that were successful.  If they are too...

How college students evaluate and use information in the digital age
From Putting People First

How college students evaluate and use information in the digital age

Project Information Literacy (PIL) is ongoing research project, based in the University of Washington’s Information School, that collects data from early adults...

Harvard Forum essays on ICT4D
From Putting People First

Harvard Forum essays on ICT4D

ITID (Information Technologies & International Development) has come out with a special issue devoted to papers emerging from the second Harvard Forum on ICTs,...

The attention-span myth
From Putting People First

The attention-span myth

Can technology erode something that doesn

Peter Merholz on advertising and marketing agencies delivering UX design
From Putting People First

Peter Merholz on advertising and marketing agencies delivering UX design

Peter Merholz, president of Adaptive Path, has written a long and eloquent rant against advertising and marketing agencies proclaiming to do user experience design...

Friday Squid Blogging: Flying Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Flying Squid

Photographic evidence from Jamaica.

We Can Store it, but can we Effectively Think about it?
From The Eponymous Pickle

We Can Store it, but can we Effectively Think about it?

Cheap storage now allows us to store all that occurs in the Web.  I have worked on projects that include using things like the Internet Archive to understand the...

Me on Cyberwar
From Schneier on Security

Me on Cyberwar

Last week, I gave a talk on cyberwar and cyberconflict at the Institute for International and European Affairs in Dublin. Here's the video. It was only the second...

The future of social networking
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

The future of social networking

To Facebook message or to e-mail? Facebook message. At least that was the conclusion of a

Artigos em Portugu
From Wild WebMink

Artigos em Portugu

Iniciando um esfor

GMA Rolls out New Site and Blog
From The Eponymous Pickle

GMA Rolls out New Site and Blog

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) now has a new site and blog.  My enterprise was a member and attended a number of their webinars, seminars and conferences...

Web 2.0 for Supplier Collaboration at Procter
From The Eponymous Pickle

Web 2.0 for Supplier Collaboration at Procter

Via Consumer Goods Technology ....  Evidence of some excellent developments.Leveraging Web 2.0 Technologies for Improved Enterprise & Supplier CollaborationNovember...

TSA Backscatter X-ray Backlash
From Schneier on Security

TSA Backscatter X-ray Backlash

Things are happening so fast that I don't know if I should bother. But here are some links and observations. The head of the Allied Pilots Association is telling...

Private Agreements Harm Communities
From Wild WebMink

Private Agreements Harm Communities

I pointed yesterday to an interesting comment about contributor agreements attached to a report about Michael Meeks speech a LPC. Another comment to the same article...

Dual Business Intelligence Architectures
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dual Business Intelligence Architectures

Thinking about differing architectures for casual versus power users of business intelligence.  Having worked with executive information systems that needed to...

? Essays Now Creative Commons
From Wild WebMink

? Essays Now Creative Commons

I had a request on Identica to make one of my essays available under a Creative Commons licence so it could be translated. I thought that was such a good idea I’ve...

Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Many years ago I had the tremendous pleasure of meeting Anita Borg and, although I did not realize it at that time, she had a tremendous impact on my career and...

Analytics is Hot
From The Eponymous Pickle

Analytics is Hot

In the SASCom magazine, analytics is hot in the telecom industry.   You don't have to tell me that, it should be hot everywhere. 

Traditional and Software Architects are Even Closer than You Think
From The Female Perspective of Computer Science

Traditional and Software Architects are Even Closer than You Think

I received a comment on Is a Software Architect Worthy of the Name? via email from Lourens Veen, a software architect for a project at the University of Amsterdam...
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