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Salon.com
Sexting charges against coach puts school under scrutinynotified the state child welfare agency the same day the coach quit, but also a
Sexting charges against coach puts school under scrutiny
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
notified the state child welfare agency the same day the coach quit, but also allowed him to temporarily keep a school computer. A look at the school, its actions and the charges against the coach: ABOUT THE SCHOOL Founded in 1902, Park... Read more
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Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Local ad agencies, companies catching digital fever around the Super Bowlwith advertisers trying to engage with viewers on multiple screens, said Steve
Local ad agencies, companies catching digital fever around the Super Bowl
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune / Posted an hour ago
with advertisers trying to engage with viewers on multiple screens, said Steve Wehrenberg, an advertising professor at the University of Minnesota and a former industry executive. According to 2015 data from Experian Marketing Services, more than... Read more
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The Mercury News
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user d
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user data that helps the stadium operator improve services. We talked recently with Paul. His comments have been edited for length and clarity. Q Your fascination with... Read more
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Silicon Valley
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user d
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50
Silicon Valley / Posted 2 hours ago
with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user data that helps the stadium operator improve services. We talked recently with Paul. His comments have been edited for length and clarity. Q Your fascination with... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user d
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 hours ago
with short waiting lines. At the same time, VenueNext's software gathers user data that helps the stadium operator improve services. We talked recently with Paul. His comments have been edited for length and clarity. Q Your fascination with... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week aheadinclude: AGL Resources Inc.; Agrium Inc.; ARC Resources Ltd.; CDW Corp.; Centen
Calendar: What investors need to know for the week ahead
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
include: AGL Resources Inc.; Agrium Inc.; ARC Resources Ltd.; CDW Corp.; Centene Corp.; Cineplex Inc.; Coca-Cola Co.; Computer Modelling Group Ltd.; CVS Health Corp.; First Data Corp.; Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.; Ingersoll-Rand PLC; Open Text... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
CSIRO cuts: Without climate modelling, we won't be able to adaptcrusade against science. The CSIRO's budget was been slashed by $110 million,
CSIRO cuts: Without climate modelling, we won't be able to adapt
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
crusade against science. The CSIRO's budget was been slashed by $110 million, only partially restored recently. University funding is already the second lowest in the OECD and a further $1.9 billion cut has been proposed. Investment in... Read more
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PC Magazine
The Best Mobile Credit Card Readers for 2016their respective apps and registering for an account. You can also buy their re
The Best Mobile Credit Card Readers for 2016
PC Magazine / Posted 3 hours ago
their respective apps and registering for an account. You can also buy their readers in stores and sign up for the services later. Square and PayPal offer free readers, too, but we've reviewed their more advanced (and more expensive)... Read more
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The Washington Times
63K Social Security numbers compromised in UCF data breachThe University of Central Florida revealed on Thursday that the Social Security
63K Social Security numbers compromised in UCF data breach
The Washington Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The University of Central Florida revealed on Thursday that the Social Security numbers of some 63,000 current and former students, staff and faculty members were compromised last month in a massive data breach. UCF President John Hitt said in a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diana Clement: Rip-off artists' inspirationthat will cause their life savings to vanish. Sadly, money creates the perfect
Diana Clement: Rip-off artists' inspiration
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
that will cause their life savings to vanish. Sadly, money creates the perfect breeding-ground for crime. Waikato University management school's Stuart Locke says there are good and bad operators in every industry, not just financial... Read more
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examiner.com
Year Up heard a cry for help and is helping urban youth who need it mostand small business owners a way to help urban youth. Some of those companies ha
Year Up heard a cry for help and is helping urban youth who need it most
examiner.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and small business owners a way to help urban youth. Some of those companies have made billions of dollars offering their services to the America people. Year Up gives them an opportunity to give back to the people who made them rich. Amazingly... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Postroles in New York and Boston. A native of the UK, Lowe holds a master’s degree
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 8 hours ago
roles in New York and Boston. A native of the UK, Lowe holds a master’s degree in economics and a post-graduate degree in computer science from Churchill College in Cambridge, UK. He is a dual UK and US citizen. AlphaSimplex has added Client... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Strategic Moves For a Rich Retirementsays Kim. Their four children range in age from 22 to 36. The youngest, their o
Strategic Moves For a Rich Retirement
The Birmingham Times / Posted 8 hours ago
says Kim. Their four children range in age from 22 to 36. The youngest, their only daughter, recently graduated from theUniversity of Maryland, meaning all four children are now college graduates. When Reginald joined the fire department in... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The end of the linefor Filipino accents has become so strong that large Indian outsourcing firms s
The end of the line
Namibia Economist / Posted 8 hours ago
for Filipino accents has become so strong that large Indian outsourcing firms such as Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services have moved some of their “voice work” to Manila. Yet it creates a problem. Late morning in New York is midnight in... Read more
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Business Wire
AlphaSimplex Group Appoints Alistair Lowe as Senior Advisor to Investment Committeeroles in New York and Boston. A native of the UK, Lowe holds a master’s degree
AlphaSimplex Group Appoints Alistair Lowe as Senior Advisor to Investment Committee
Business Wire / Posted 8 hours ago
roles in New York and Boston. A native of the UK, Lowe holds a master’s degree in economics and a post-graduate degree in computer science from Churchill College in Cambridge, UK. He is a dual UK and US citizen. AlphaSimplex has added Client... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Unsafe at any height: It's more dangerous than it has been in years to work in constructionJuly 16, 2012, Tommy, then 40, fell five floors down a midtown elevator shaft w
Unsafe at any height: It's more dangerous than it has been in years to work in construction
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 hours ago
July 16, 2012, Tommy, then 40, fell five floors down a midtown elevator shaft while working on an annex for Fordham University. He clung to life for 10 days. "The doctor kept saying there was a light at the end of the tunnel," his mother,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarCenter, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456. Alcoholics Anonymous - Big B
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456. Alcoholics Anonymous - Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible. Super Saturdays - 11 a.m.-noon, Peter White... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for GrowthOn the way to the shower, you send a WhatsApp message to your TA. WhatsApp, of
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
On the way to the shower, you send a WhatsApp message to your TA. WhatsApp, of course, was co-founded by a Ukrainian computer engineer. - A few minutes later, your roommate has also woken up. With a third of UMD graduate students being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Degree but No Job - What Next?be a common question: What do I do next? My suggestion is simple: address your
First Degree but No Job - What Next?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
be a common question: What do I do next? My suggestion is simple: address your gaps. Every young person coming out of the university most likely is confronted with three main categories of what I'll call resource gaps. The first gap is the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Jihadi John: The Making of a Terrorist by Robert VerkaikTwo years ago, in the heat of the Syrian summer, Mohammed Emwazi ordered some f
Jihadi John: The Making of a Terrorist by Robert Verkaik
Evening Standard / Posted 17 hours ago
Two years ago, in the heat of the Syrian summer, Mohammed Emwazi ordered some free computer software — and with a few taps of his laptop keyboard exposed his identity as the hooded executioner of the Islamic State known until then as Jihadi John. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mahindra Insurance Brokers – First Insurance Broking Company in the World to Achieve the Global Benchmarkto achieve this international benchmark. MIBL joins the league of top companies
Mahindra Insurance Brokers – First Insurance Broking Company in the World to Achieve the Global Benchmark
The Financial Express / Posted 21 hours ago
to achieve this international benchmark. MIBL joins the league of top companies practising People-CMM such as Accenture, Computer Sciences Corporation, Wipro, CMC, Mahindra Mahindra Financial Services Ltd., Tata Consultancy Services, LT Infotech,... Read more
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NBC News
University of Central Florida Hack Exposes 63K Social Security NumbersA hack of the University of Central Florida's computer systems has exposed the
University of Central Florida Hack Exposes 63K Social Security Numbers
NBC News / Posted 22 hours ago
A hack of the University of Central Florida's computer systems has exposed the private data of roughly 63,000 current and former students, staff and faculty members, the university announced on Thursday. Law enforcement and a digital forensics firm... Read more
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Yahoo News
What No One Tells You About Freshman Year in CollegeI tweeted earlier this semester. Within minutes, I heard from Danielle (not her
What No One Tells You About Freshman Year in College
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
I tweeted earlier this semester. Within minutes, I heard from Danielle (not her real name), an 18-year-old freshman at a university in Massachusetts. "I'm currently hiding in the bathroom because I can't keep myself from crying," she emailed.... Read more
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Perth Now
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’lawsuit. AUSTRALIA’S Race Discrimination Commissioner has declined to weigh in
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
lawsuit. AUSTRALIA’S Race Discrimination Commissioner has declined to weigh in on whether “racially segregated” university facilities are in breach of the Racial Discrimination Act. Most major universities have study centres dedicated... Read more
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Business Wire
American Integrity Insurance Hires VP of Information Technology, Promotes Pricing Leadercontinually improve the user experience. Previously, Mandes led both IT Infras
American Integrity Insurance Hires VP of Information Technology, Promotes Pricing Leader
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
continually improve the user experience. Previously, Mandes led both IT Infrastructure and Operations and IT Application Services during his seven-year tenure at a commercial P&C company, and brings more than 20 years of IT experience and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Richard N. Schmidt, introduced computer studies at UBJuly 16, 1916 – Jan. 30, 2016 Richard N. Schmidt, a professor emeritus who int
Richard N. Schmidt, introduced computer studies at UB
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
July 16, 1916 – Jan. 30, 2016 Richard N. Schmidt, a professor emeritus who introduced computer studies at the University of Buffalo in the late 1950s and early 1960s, died Saturday in Cumberland, Maine. He was 99. Born in Buffalo, he graduated from... Read more
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First Coast News
UCF announces 63,000 affected in data breachORLANDO, Fla. -- The University of Central Florida announced Thursday there has
UCF announces 63,000 affected in data breach
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The University of Central Florida announced Thursday there has been a data breach that's affected 63,000 current and former students, staff and faculty members. UCF's president issued the following statement saying the school... Read more
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IMF
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth by IMF Managing Director Christine LagardeMarkets in a New Global Partnership for GrowthBy Christine Lagarde, Managing Di
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde
IMF / Posted yesterday
Markets in a New Global Partnership for GrowthBy Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund University of Maryland, February 4, 2016 As prepared for delivery Good morning. Thank you, Dean Robert Orr for your very... Read more
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TechCrunch
The 4 Reasons You’re Addicted To Technologyto Our Brains,” wrote, “The net is designed to be an interruption system, a mac
The 4 Reasons You’re Addicted To Technology
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
to Our Brains,” wrote, “The net is designed to be an interruption system, a machine geared to dividing attention.” Online services like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Buzzfeed and the like are called out as masters of manipulation — making... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Having a good internship ‘really sets students apart in the eyes of employers’By BECKY GILLETTE College internships can land students in interesting places.
Having a good internship ‘really sets students apart in the eyes of employers’
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
By BECKY GILLETTE College internships can land students in interesting places. Two University of Southern Mississippi doctoral students, Dave Krzeminski and Nadine Lippa, earned internships at Adidas headquarters in Germany. And with two earlier... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
UCF: 63,000 Social Security numbers compromisedSocial Security numbers of 63,000 students, staff and faculty members at the Un
UCF: 63,000 Social Security numbers compromised
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Social Security numbers of 63,000 students, staff and faculty members at the University of Central Florida were accessed by hackers, the university said Thursday. UCF did not say how their computer systems were breached but assured those affected... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
UCF data breach: 63K Social Security numbers compromisedThe University of Central Florida said unauthorized access to its computer netw
UCF data breach: 63K Social Security numbers compromised
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
The University of Central Florida said unauthorized access to its computer network has resulted in an unprecedented data breach of personal information of some current and former students and employees. UCF discovered the situation in January and... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Sharon firefighters promoted to lieutenant ranksaid the township is currently working with the City of Wadsworth on mutual aid
Sharon firefighters promoted to lieutenant rank
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
said the township is currently working with the City of Wadsworth on mutual aid in relation to people being charged for EMS services. Miller also expressed her thanks to the owners and employees of Sharon Printing, which closed in December, for... Read more
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Slate
How to Bring Better Ethics to Data Sciencemonths of the Bloomberg administration, I worked for a time in a New York City
How to Bring Better Ethics to Data Science
Slate / Posted yesterday
months of the Bloomberg administration, I worked for a time in a New York City Hall data group within the Health and Human Services division. One day, we were given a huge dataset on homeless families, which included various characteristics such as... Read more
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Health-e
Power struggles behind Free State TAC splitfollowing a 2014 protest. While the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) has led a
Power struggles behind Free State TAC split
Health-e / Posted yesterday
following a 2014 protest. While the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) has led a vocal campaign against the collapsing services in the Free State, targeting Health MEC, Benny Malakoane, TAC itself has been weakened by a split led by its own... Read more
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Daily Mail
Happy 12th birthday Facebook! Social network rolls out #FriendsDayHarvard dormitory in 2004 and now has more than 1.5 billion users. Founder Mar
Happy 12th birthday Facebook! Social network rolls out #FriendsDay
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Harvard dormitory in 2004 and now has more than 1.5 billion users. Founder Mark Zuckerberg almost faced expulsion from the university after he hacked into the Harvard computer network to access images used as part of the first version of the site -... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarRecovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. MCHD - Clinic Services available today at the Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations... Read more
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Wired News
In Major AI Breakthrough, Google System Secretly Beats Top Player at the Ancient Game of Gomatching. But that's what deep learning does very well.' Demis Hassabis, DeepMi
In Major AI Breakthrough, Google System Secretly Beats Top Player at the Ancient Game of Go
Wired News / Posted yesterday
matching. But that's what deep learning does very well.' Demis Hassabis, DeepMind The win is more than a novelty. Online services like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft, already use deep learning to identify images, recognize spoken words, and... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Linkswith questions from my UCLA students, joseph Tainter’s book The Collapse of Com
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
with questions from my UCLA students, joseph Tainter’s book The Collapse of Complex Societies (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988) provided a starting point for this chapter, by stating clearly why a society’s failure to solve its... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Linksto Negotiate a Lower Speaking Fee, but Hillary Clinton Refused and Demanded $30
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
to Negotiate a Lower Speaking Fee, but Hillary Clinton Refused and Demanded $300,000 Before Hillary Clinton spoke at the University of California at Los Angeles in March, her representatives had a few specifications to negotiate with school... Read more
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Times News
You can save a life by learning how to do CPRforms of cardiac arrest. There are devices called automated external defibrill
You can save a life by learning how to do CPR
Times News / Posted yesterday
forms of cardiac arrest. There are devices called automated external defibrillators that are about the size of a laptop computer. AEDs analyze the victim’s heart rhythm, determine if defibrillation is needed, then deliver a shock. There are... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel YellEmergency notifications may save lives, Police Services says By: Jessica Segov
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted yesterday
Emergency notifications may save lives, Police Services says By: Jessica Segovia The sounds of text tones simultaneously erupted across campus during the first week of classes. UNLV Police Services was implementing a test of the emergency... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’QUT racism lawsuit: Computer lab ‘segregation’ furore | DailyTelegraph SearchU
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
QUT racism lawsuit: Computer lab ‘segregation’ furore | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website QUT is at the centre of a racial discrimination lawsuit. AUSTRALIA’S... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’lawsuit. AUSTRALIA’S Race Discrimination Commissioner has declined to weigh in
Unis accused of ‘racial segregation’
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
lawsuit. AUSTRALIA’S Race Discrimination Commissioner has declined to weigh in on whether “racially segregated” university facilities are in breach of the Racial Discrimination Act. Most major universities have study centres dedicated... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for Feb. 4grandmother, Mina Murrow Holder. Lee graduated from Colton High School and earn
Tributes for Feb. 4
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
grandmother, Mina Murrow Holder. Lee graduated from Colton High School and earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley. After getting married to Charlotte Rosa LaVars on Feb. 15, 1954, Lee was called to... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Teachers needed please apply - Recently the state surveyed teachers who remained in the field on why they thought 44 percent of teachers left the field in the first five years. Everyone was aghast at the number — except those of us who have been i...No one wants to give or take a test — but everyone wants to know the score. Is
Teachers needed please apply - Recently the state surveyed teachers who remained in the field on why they thought 44 percent of teachers left the field in the first five years. Everyone was aghast at the number — except those of us who have been i...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted yesterday
No one wants to give or take a test — but everyone wants to know the score. Is my child gifted, does he need special services, can he get a good SAT/ACT or certification in welding? Encourage young people or people of any age to go into... Read more
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Kenosha News
Job fair showcases numerous companies seeking qualified workerspositions. — The Kenosha County 911 dispatch center was seeking people who cou
Job fair showcases numerous companies seeking qualified workers
Kenosha News / Posted yesterday
positions. — The Kenosha County 911 dispatch center was seeking people who could “multi-task, had good communications and computer skills and who could think on their feet,” said Joshua Nielson, communications manager. Though Nielson said there... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
IBM buys Cobb-based Weather Company: Weather Channel not part of deal - The Weather Channel you see on your TV isn’t going away despite the acquisition by IBM of its parent corporation —the Cobb County-based Weather Company officials said Wednesda...platform to IBM Cloud.” Roger Tutterow, professor of economics and director of
IBM buys Cobb-based Weather Company: Weather Channel not part of deal - The Weather Channel you see on your TV isn’t going away despite the acquisition by IBM of its parent corporation —the Cobb County-based Weather Company officials said Wednesda...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
platform to IBM Cloud.” Roger Tutterow, professor of economics and director of the Econometric Center at Kennesaw State University, said The Weather Channel was rebranded as The Weather Company a few years ago in recognition that “it had... Read more
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iTWire
Modernising legacy code with SOA and Agileit had learned more things about software development over the years. For one t
Modernising legacy code with SOA and Agile
iTWire / Posted yesterday
it had learned more things about software development over the years. For one thing, it was enjoying the opportunities web services provided in its C# code, thus making a raft of utilities available as smartphone apps while providing the same... Read more
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Swissinfo
$104 Million UBS Informant Urges Swiss to Back Whistleblower Law“It’s absurd that secrets are being protected in Switzerland.” Another high-pr
$104 Million UBS Informant Urges Swiss to Back Whistleblower Law
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
“It’s absurd that secrets are being protected in Switzerland.” Another high-profile whistleblower Herve Falciani, a former computer worker at HSBC Holdings Plc’s Geneva private bank, was found guilty of corporate espionage in absentia by a Swiss... Read more
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