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NCWIT - Recruiting for the Group

Recruit general members: Current members are natural ambassadors to convey your group’s importance and positive impact. Have them invite friends and classmates...

From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

NCWIT - Activities for Groups

Activities in the first year might focus on building members’ confidence and sense of belonging. But the impact of your WIC group will increase if it sponsors...

Wrong Story, Right Story and ROI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wrong Story, Right Story and ROI

In Innovation Excellence.  " ... From the Innovation Excellence Cities Tour: Sam Ford, Director of Audience Engagement at Peppercomm Communications shares why storytelling...

Supply Chain Transparency Visualization
From The Eponymous Pickle

Supply Chain Transparency Visualization

From Deloitte. Data visualization of risk. Good piece that looks at the application of descriptive analytics for supply chain risk." ... Supply chain transparency...

Chapter 137 of My Surreal Life
From Schneier on Security

Chapter 137 of My Surreal Life

Someone wrote Sherlock-Schneier fan fiction. Not slash, thank heavens. (And no, that's not an invitation.)...

The Onion on Passwords
From Schneier on Security

The Onion on Passwords

Funny....

Local Short Course on Web Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Local Short Course on Web Analytics

Just reminded of this, I know the people involved and it will be quality.  Useful for anyone involved in the space.The UC Center for Business Analytics is pleased...

Need for Stepping up Security in Healthcare IT
From The Eponymous Pickle

Need for Stepping up Security in Healthcare IT

CIO writes on the obvious increased need and compliance complexity.   " ... "We're learning through experience, and what we see happening out there, that more and...

Unilever Brand Experiences
From The Eponymous Pickle

Unilever Brand Experiences

Short piece in The Hub on the Unilever Brand experience.  Regarding such topics as sustainability. I followed and reported on Unilever as a competitor and technology...

CSTA 2015 CALL FOR PROPOSALS
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

CSTA 2015 CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Time flies when you’re having fun. It seems like just yesterday I got home from this summer’s CSTA conference. But it has actually been a while. And then yesterday...

Collection of Big Data and Analytics Presentations
From The Eponymous Pickle

Collection of Big Data and Analytics Presentations

David Pittman's selection of recent slide shares on Big Data and Analytics.  He writes:" ... To close out our week of looking at the most popular content from the...

On Google+ Value
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Google+ Value

I have been on Google+ nearly since its formation, posted now and then. Have participated in Hangouts, which work well.  It integrates well, as you would expect...

Dealing with Supply Chain Complexity
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dealing with Supply Chain Complexity

Short piece with four simple ideas.  Good place to start, but many details to be completed.   " ... Organisations of all shapes and sizes are faced with their supply...

An Anthropologist at Intel Labs
From The Eponymous Pickle

An Anthropologist at Intel Labs

How and why do companies use anthropologists?    Here a conversation with one at Intel Corp.    Last I know our enterprise had one, though that was not the title...

Coolest Toys on Earth
From The Eponymous Pickle

Coolest Toys on Earth

Brought to my attention and meeting with: Coolest Toys on Earth.  See their About for more.   Local Cincinnati store.  Could gamification be connected?  See previously...

Tracking Workforce Fitness
From The Eponymous Pickle

Tracking Workforce Fitness

Probably inevitable.  But the fairness of how this data will ultimately be used and shared could be a problem.  A clear place for wearable sensor use.  Will you...

From Computer Science Teachers Association

a first post from Fred Martin, your new University Representative

Dear CSTA members, I am delighted and honored to be elected for a 2-year term to the CSTA board, which began this July. I was with all of you who attended the...

From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Cloud Computing Testbeds to be created for the Research Community

On August 20, 2014, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) announced two new $10 million...

E-Government for the post-2015 era: the usage perspective
From Putting People First

E-Government for the post-2015 era: the usage perspective

E-Government for the post-2015 era: the usage perspective is the title of the 7th chapter of the recent report “United Nations E-Government Survey 2014 – E-Government...

Expert performance and training: what we really know
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Expert performance and training: what we really know

Movies such as Good Will Hunting tell beautiful stories about young people able to instantly master difficult topics, without any effort on their part. That performance...
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Recursion and Language at ICER 2014: A Conference Report
Recursion and Language at ICER 2014: A Conference Report
08.21.2014

Recursion and the unique challenges of programming languages were highlighted at ICER 2014

Hadoop at a Crossroads?
Hadoop at a Crossroads?
08.05.2014

A few facts and opinions and a couple of announcements, with a prediction on where the "Hadoop stack" might be …

What is Reality?
What is Reality?
08.13.2014

 And, what flavor of reality do you prefer: standard, augmented, virtual...

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