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Use Microblogging to Increase Productivity - Harvard Business Review

18/08/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Linkorama : Use Microblogging to Increase Productivity - Harvard Business Review - At Meredith Corporation, the publisher of Ladies Home Journal and Better Homes & Gardens, microblogging tool Socialtext Signals is the platform of choice. Using Signals, the marketing function can post alerts to employees and partners on a wide range

The Web Is Dead. Long Live the Internet

18/08/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Linkorama : The Web Is Dead. Long Live the Internet - Two decades after its birth, the World Wide Web is in decline, as simpler, sleeker services — think apps — are less about the searching and more about the getting. Chris Anderson explains how this new paradigm reflects the inevitable course of capital

Greg's Cable Map

18/08/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Greg's Cable Map - Shows all the major international telcom cables, with links to more info

Surfin' Safari: Announcing... MathML!

18/08/2010 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Surfin' Safari: Announcing... MathML! - Surfin’ Safari: Announcing... MathML!. MathML is now supported by the WebKit nightlies. Worth checking out for the typographical discussion that’s broken out in the comments.

Desperate Pandora employees struggle to find song area man likes

18/08/2010 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Desperate Pandora employees struggle to find song area man likes - "At this point, I think he's just fucking with us."

Kindergarten enrollment dates affect ADHD diagnosis rates

18/08/2010 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kindergarten enrollment dates affect ADHD diagnosis rates - children born just after the cutoff date are 25% less likely to be diagnosed as those born just before  [via]

cobra libre : Study Shows Birth Dates, School Enrollment Dates Affect ADHD Diagnosis Rates - "Rising rates of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and large differences in diagnosis rates have led to fears that the condition is often being misdiagnosed. A new study... demonstrates that these concerns are justified. The researchers foun #

DJ Screw

18/08/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

nelson : DJ Screw - Really pretty great music

Mechanisms of Exclusion

18/08/2010 @ 03:00 UTC

Anil : Mechanisms of Exclusion - There's been a recent re-emergence of the perennial tech industry conversation about how the venture capital industry can stop excluding women from both joining VC firms and from having their businesses funded by VCs. Fred Wilson covered some specifics ab

The Future of Self-service Banking

18/08/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

Douglas Bowman : The Future of Self-service Banking - Spotted this link to an intriguing ATM prototype experiment by BBVA in the comments on Khoi Vihn's post on ATM design ATMs were first introduced over 40 years ago and since then many features have been incrementally added to the machines, in order to

"The Death Master File (DMF) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) contains over 86 milli...

18/08/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

kaninka.net : "The Death Master File (DMF) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) contains over 86 million..." - “The Death Master File (DMF) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) contains over 86 million records of deaths that have been reported to SSA. This file includes the following information on each decedent, if the data are available to the SSA: so

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