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Rackable announces Q4, posts loss for Q and
From insideHPC

Rackable announces Q4, posts loss for Q and

Rackable announced results for Q4 and fiscal 2008 on Friday, and it wasn’t good GAAP net loss per share from continuing operations was ($0.61) for the fourth quarter...

Terabit per second Ethernet may be
From insideHPC

Terabit per second Ethernet may be

From Ars Technica Researchers from Australia, Denmark, and China have combined efforts to show the feasibility of terabit-per-second Ethernet over fiber-optic cables...

ClearSpeed CEO resigns, company on hard
From insideHPC

ClearSpeed CEO resigns, company on hard

From a story at ElectronicsWeekly.com comes news that Tom Beese, the now former CEO of accelerator company ClearSpeed, has hit the bricks. Two weeks ago the company...

Penguin Releases Scyld Clusterware
From insideHPC

Penguin Releases Scyld Clusterware

From Penguin last week Penguin Computing today announced the immediate availability of the latest version of its high performance computing (HPC) cluster management...

US stimulus final makes investments in science,
From insideHPC

US stimulus final makes investments in science,

From a press release issued by CRA Members of the computing research community today praised Congress for passing an economic stimulus package that includes substantial...

A Smell Sensory Future
From The Eponymous Pickle

A Smell Sensory Future

Roger Dooley gives a good overview of the Whiff!: The Revolution of Scent Communications in the Information Age book by Russell Brumfield and James Goldney. I...

What is a 'Better Internet'?
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

What is a 'Better Internet'?

Ellen Zegura is Professor and Chair of Computer Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She writes to us today in her role as chair of the NetSE Council...

Forthcoming Rosenfeld Media books
From Putting People First

Forthcoming Rosenfeld Media books

Rosenfeld Media, which is run by Lou Rosenfeld, publishes short, practical, and useful books and webinars on user experience design. Here are their forthcoming...

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...
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