The Department of Homeland Security's Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee will meet
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., 490 L'Enfant Plaza S.W., Washington... From U.S. Public Policy Committee of the ACM | November 30, 2009 at 02:19 PM
We have extended the deadline of our call for papers on Learning and the Social Web (http://socialwebjetwi.info/). It is a special issue for the Journal of Emerging...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | November 30, 2009 at 01:59 PM
Just brought to my attention: Winning in Turbulence, by Darrell Rigby. On my reading list. Excerpts on the Bain site. ' ... Turbulence creates extraordinary...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 30, 2009 at 01:03 PM
In Martin Lindstrom's latest newsletter: Fighting Back Against Shoppers' Guilt. A piece about how ' ... Guilt has always been part of the shopping experience.....Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 30, 2009 at 12:39 PM
This is a very interesting paper: "The Real Hustle, which does hidden camera demonstrations of con games. (There's no DVD of the show available, but there areprevious...schneier From Schneier on Security | November 30, 2009 at 10:20 AM
Why can't Google be more like Microsoft?
Repeat after me: open source means more than just the license. We need a scorecard. (And before youFOSS...webmink From Wild WebMink | November 30, 2009 at 10:19 AM
A Harvard survey that says that IT rarely saves hospitals money. A shocker to me. I have been a close-up observer of how systems are used in hospitals. I guess...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 30, 2009 at 10:18 AM
The 17x17 challenge: worth $289.00. I am not kidding.
Definition: The n x m grid is c-colorable if there is a way to c-color the vertices of the n x m grid soThe...GASARCH From Computational Complexity | November 30, 2009 at 09:51 AM
This post was originally written for the DML Central Blog. If you're interested in Digital Media and Learning, you definitely want to check this blog out. As adults...zephoria From Apophenia | November 30, 2009 at 09:50 AM
Social media could transform the UK National Health Service and other public services in the same way that file-sharing changed the music industry, a conference...Experientia From Putting People First | November 30, 2009 at 05:37 AM
Nokia, the world’s biggest mobile phone maker, faces increasing competition from the likes of Apple and Google Android. Identifying emerging trends and building...Experientia From Putting People First | November 30, 2009 at 05:29 AM
Regret won't be able to attend this, is of technical interest:Directed Bayes with High-Level Data Applied in Manufacturing by Theodore T. Allen, Ph.D. Associate...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 29, 2009 at 06:21 PM
When I first heard about cloud computing a few years ago I thought it sounded familiar. Central computing utilities. Well it is, as far back as 1965. Just didn't...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 29, 2009 at 02:35 PM
Web search is a fiercely competitive space–as Google points out, “competition is just one click away“. In practice, I take that claim with a grain of salt–but I...Daniel Tunkelang From The Noisy Channel | November 29, 2009 at 10:21 AM
Good overview of what MSFT is up to in the business intelligence area for large companies, the whole article contains useful details: ' .. Microsoft has unveiled...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 28, 2009 at 09:15 PM
I read John Harrison's recent blog asking the question whether students are good problem solvers or mimics and it made me consider my latest school experiment.
... From Computer Science Teachers Association | November 28, 2009 at 06:51 PM
It particularly attracted me because it dealt with maps and visualization of data. You have seen the ads if you watch any TV or use the Internet. Dueling mobile...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | November 28, 2009 at 03:49 PM