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Designing for Faceted Search
From The Noisy Channel

Designing for Faceted Search

While I was inundated with conferences a couple of weeks ago, I missed s a nice article by Stephanie Lemieux at User Interface Engineering (a site I recommend in...

Designing for Faceted Search
From The Noisy Channel

Designing for Faceted Search

While I was inundated with conferences a couple of weeks ago, I missed s a nice article by Stephanie Lemieux at User Interface Engineering (a site I recommend in...

Shareholders file suit to block Oracle purchase, Sun fears it bribed foreign
From insideHPC

Shareholders file suit to block Oracle purchase, Sun fears it bribed foreign

Sun gave the SEC some bad news on Friday. Computerworld is reporting that in a recent SEC filing Sun reveals that 3 different lawsuits have been filed by shareholders...

The Twouble with Twitter Search
From The Noisy Channel

The Twouble with Twitter Search

There has been a flurry of reports about Twitter search–whether about Twitter’s plans to improve their search functionality or about alternative ways to search...

The Twouble with Twitter Search
From The Noisy Channel

The Twouble with Twitter Search

There has been a flurry of reports about Twitter search–whether about Twitter’s plans to improve their search functionality or about alternative ways to search...

First Experience with WolframAlpha
From The Eponymous Pickle

First Experience with WolframAlpha

Yesterday I finally got early access to WolframAlpha. I understand it will be coming out publicly in the coming week(s). It is being positioned as '... Making...

Student Speaks Out About Computer Science Curriculum
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Student Speaks Out About Computer Science Curriculum

CSTA has spent the last several years arguing for rigorous computer science courses in high school, for emphasizing critical, computational thinking skills, and...

Dating Sites and Smell
From The Eponymous Pickle

Dating Sites and Smell

In Discovery. An approach that makes sense, but without a practical aroma interface, difficult to implement: " ... Two companies, Basisnote and Scientific Match...

links for 2009-05-09
From Wild WebMink

links for 2009-05-09

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Design and ethnography at a ubiquitous computing conference
From Putting People First

Design and ethnography at a ubiquitous computing conference

One of the sessions at UbiComp 2008, the Tenth International Conference on Ubiquitous computing (Seoul, Korea), was devoted to design and ethnography. The four...

What Should I Say About Social Search?
From The Noisy Channel

What Should I Say About Social Search?

I’ll be at the Enterprise Search Summit in New York next week, participating on a panel Tuesday morning to discuss “Emergent Social Search Experience”. Our game...

What Should I Say About Social Search?
From The Noisy Channel

What Should I Say About Social Search?

I’ll be at the Enterprise Search Summit in New York next week, participating on a panel Tuesday morning to discuss “Emergent Social Search Experience”. Our game...

More Thoughts on Image Retrieval
From The Noisy Channel

More Thoughts on Image Retrieval

After my recent posts about Google’s similarity browsing for images, a colleague reached out to me to educate me about some of the recent advances in image retrieval...

More Thoughts on Image Retrieval
From The Noisy Channel

More Thoughts on Image Retrieval

After my recent posts about Google’s similarity browsing for images, a colleague reached out to me to educate me about some of the recent advances in image retrieval...

Shoppers need Deadlines
From The Eponymous Pickle

Shoppers need Deadlines

In the Atlantic: Shoppers need Deadlines too, on promotions and gift-cards and related research.

Good Twitter Overview
From The Eponymous Pickle

Good Twitter Overview

Karel Vredenburg of IBM provides a good adult overview of Twitter behavior. What it is, how people are using it, and what they think about it. He got most of these...

Amazon Mechanical Turk Resource Center
From The Eponymous Pickle

Amazon Mechanical Turk Resource Center

After hearing little from Amazon's Mechanical Turk system for some time, I just received a note that they were establishing a resource center. This is an attempt...

links for 2009-05-08
From Wild WebMink

links for 2009-05-08

UK government takes next steps towards online future "In a speech to the NESTA / UNESCO Public Service Media 2009 Conference the...

First week
From insideHPC

First week

Hey kids, we have a winner! Kevin B., a long time (like, from the very beginning) insideHPC reader got selected at random from the pool of people who have completed...

BPM in Retail
From The Eponymous Pickle

BPM in Retail

Microsoft's presentation on the use of Business Process Management in retail. Well done. BPM should be used much more than it is. It is the simplest form of...
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