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RT @eclisham: Ladies and gentlemen, Pew is now in the data journalism business. Introducing Fact Tank: http://t.co/3dA5DtHykxRT @jafurtado: An Early Apple Computer for More Than $100,000 - NYT Bits http://t.co/MHKyEUsl6r.@Google Abandons Open Standards for Instant Messaging http://t.co/tEw8yZScpf "a switch from open protocols to proprietary ones"RT @mikeloukides: Bad advice for startups top 10 list, from someone who knows startups: http://t.co/BQbPJz91ZjSears launches new unit to convert closed stores into data centers, disaster recovery space and wireless towers http://t.co/eRxJDmaIO5
RT @velocityconf LAST DAY for #velocityconf EU call for speakers http://t.co/bZR06ooNq4 Share your best #WPO, #Ops, and #DevOps stories.RT @edd: When Democratization Isn’t A Good Thing — the PC era has a lot to answer for http://t.co/krIVv1ufkrRT @OReillyAnimals Vote Instant Wild's Digital Eyes & Ears for Wildlife Protection to win Google Global Impact Award http://t.co/67K4MOCPD4RT @timoreilly: Cool! A one day course on synthetic biology for Makers http://t.co/8xunyIZEx4 In San Francisco June 8.RT @verge: Square arrives in Japan, its first market outside North America http://t.co/wTtl82WWeoCoVim – Collaborative Editing for Vim http://t.co/1iSwjC098n "My dream of massively multiplayer troff can finally be realised" -@gnatRT @niemanlab: A behind the scenes look at the recent Reuters redesign. http://t.co/Y7KtmTs93r#3D printers for peace contest http://t.co/8WRNfMa0QN 1st prize: Fully assembled, open-source Type A Machines Series 1 3D PrinterRT @newsycombinator: Sears is Turning Shuttered Stores into Data Centers http://t.co/Xbmgr71V6IRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Linux System Programming - $19.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/eOIXtk0YSvRT @techreview: Bitcoin. An intangible, digital #currency that is backed not by gold or any government, but by #math. http://t.co/WbvCOU9trlXbox One won't allow indies to self-publish games http://t.co/DpZn0ilBld Need a publishing deal w/MS Game Studios or w/3rd-party partnerBurning the silos http://t.co/PGoJc3UpLv @radar's @mikeloukides on reducing product cycle timesRT @mikeloukides: Flexible electronics? Essential for wearables & more http://t.co/jLI6Wl9NDbKindle Worlds Fine Print http://t.co/RjiSP39GT7 Amazon’s fanfic publishing system has a few flaws - copyright terms, for starters
Data Science Toolkit http://t.co/WDuyUGvy4l No more “EVERYTHING is more prevalent where there are lots of people!” meaningless charts-@gnatRT @mikeloukides: Tom Coates' twitter-enabled house. (And other stuff.) Very cool. http://t.co/4bfD0YH2h5MT @jstogdill: I sat down with @rogerm and @edd for a conversation about in-memory databases & interactive analytics. http://t.co/Z9RkzsoYhoRT @techcrunch: Sensors Are Everywhere, And A New Project Wants To Bring Them To The Classroom For Cheap http://t.co/Fdze2S35rF by @drizzled.@danieldennett's seven tools for thinking http://t.co/jAqH4DEGzl In this extract from his new book, he reveals some life lessonsRT @mikeloukides: Another bad court day for the patent trolls: Motorola v Effingo http://t.co/AIyLFE33OLRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Save 50% - Produce Picture-Perfect Images with GIMP 2.8 http://t.co/7rYOGeuqOq"1,333 observations of people using mobile devices" in public MT @jenville: How users really hold their phones: http://t.co/y0DPbE95FI?Surveillance and the Internet of Things on @schneierblog http://t.co/hbODqCh6X5 "the Internet of Things means ubiquitous surveillance."RT @newsycombinator: Googles Conversational Search Goes Live On Chrome http://t.co/ZMoQO72NQeXBox One Kinect Controller http://t.co/hKIpfIvQxi The new Kinect controller can detect gaze, heartbeat & the buttons on your shirt -@gnat
RT @ginablaber: Got a great #bigdata story to present? Apply to #Strataconf London Call for Speakers by 28 May http://t.co/7llPHeGubgOpenWorm http://t.co/2AbP5b3LO5 Open source executable biology project to create a life-like simulation of a roundworm, a virtual organismRT @readkev: Git for Data Publishing #opendata #datapublishing http://t.co/yY3KPdDtg9Call Me Maybe series on network partitions http://t.co/Zsjxpt4xNp via @gnatRT @venturebeat: IBM's Watson supercomputer could be the cure for awful customer service http://t.co/zhpGJOOA0q by @rbiltonRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: The Art of Multiprocessor Programming, Revised Reprint - Save 50% w/code DEAL http://t.co/sWq6OptQXQRT @mikeloukides: A new Data Science Toolkit (DSTK 0.50) from @petewarden! http://t.co/Qwg9Dnct1kMT @chriscoyier: Flat paintings of chairs that are also chairs. http://t.co/8LZmXTw37A maybe drink coffee firstRT @om: Square will challenge PayPal with its own peer-to-peer cash service http://t.co/KUZ9vj11z9 via @gigaomUSB-stick-sized PC Project Ophelia ships in July, $100 http://t.co/bMRJfVlxMA Turns any screen into a PC, gaming machine or TV set-top boxRT @mikeloukides: NASA's 3D printer for food: if you're in a spacecraft, a good idea. http://t.co/aIJAFvZlsTHyperinflation in Diablo 3 http://t.co/SvRqQtF4bh Interesting discussion about how video games regulate currency availability -@gnat
RT @velocityconf Help your dev+ops teams be cross-functional & more successful http://t.co/fpkmtEnwk7 Free webcast 5/22 w/@lnxchkRT @techcrunch: Square Cash Will Let You Send Money To Your Friends By Email http://t.co/XcCpx5gvAu by @drewRT @hmason: Intel Fuels a Rebellion Around Your Data http://t.co/1oMVybMpR4 (It's all about shoes! Or not.)RT @strataconf New Report: 6 Disruptive Possibilities http://t.co/Zmex8O7NWn Jeff Needham on how #bigdata will inundate vendors & customers.@aza shares lessons and psychological pitfalls of being a designer and founder http://t.co/Cmi5PSe0Z0Inventables On The Road http://t.co/ckrKvNshIQ Series where the Inventables folks interview their customers to show awesome projects -@gnatRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: UX for Lean Startups - $11.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/h0sQAvGS2WRT @acroll: Google tool shows how different marketing spends affect customer acquisition. http://t.co/cVbEOP4Vkx cc @byosko #leananalytics@CiteDesServices @Nigel_Shadbolt Have you gotten an OK to run the piece? It's fine w/a link back to original.MT @strataconf: Options for unlocking graph data http://t.co/OqpFk5wgbc Roundup of graph data tools: GraphLab, GraphX & more #strataconfRT @mikeloukides: The Glass experience: http://t.co/HlGfSPgkQaWelcome to the Programmable World http://t.co/IRlJO7le9y Devices that capture our personal data are starting to talk to one anotherAfter 25 tests: "Dropbox FTW!" RT @rww: Dropbox vs. Google Drive Vs. Amazon vs. Skydrive: Which One Is Fastest? http://t.co/XFaSMD7GZwThe Fair Deal campaign http://t.co/DeLiOknKfG Petition lawmakers to "reject copyright proposals that restrict the open Internet"
Swedish data center saves $1 million a year using seawater for cooling http://t.co/Ghd0S1PJut "jellyfish are an occasional hazard"NY student launches @Kickstarter campaign to monetize his personal data http://t.co/I36Vxz0mv6MT @jstogdill: This week @JonBruner @mikeloukides & I chat about software and the physical world http://t.co/FMsFWKq39n And we drink coffeeRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Blackhatonomics: Inside Look at the Economics of Cybercrime - Save 50% w/code DEAL http://t.co/vOrBNfY4maWhy the Robot Revolution may be nothing like the Industrial Revolution http://t.co/nxx8Xuxq0T How robotics will affect human employmentWashington State Algebra Challenge http://t.co/SkXfvFQftx Campaign to get students across the state to solve 250,000 equations in one week
RT @strataconf LAST DAY: #Strataconf + #Hadoop World CFP ends 11:59pm ET. Share your expertise w/ data community http://t.co/Jb4JpAFUcx.@genmon on how Apple, Amazon, or Google could become the platform for the future world of connected products http://t.co/U3ZsnCofIr.@Google adds schemas to gmail, supporting four types of actions: rate/review, RSVP, one-click action and goto link http://t.co/OBGa2pjE7FThree organizations pressing for change in society’s approach to computing http://t.co/US6RYZ8oYz @praxagora on @USACM, @OTI & OSIRT @paidcontent: Producer of The Ring and Mulholland Drive releases new horror movie as an iOS app http://t.co/TZmNUpdInrImage Texture Predicts Avian Density & Species Richness http://t.co/xwTv5bZYKr remotely sensed image texture works better than field measureRT @velocityconf New #velocityconf speaker interview w/ @sascha_d http://t.co/ZZnb9mbrsE Config Management: It's Not About the ToolInterpol filter scope creep http://t.co/i6L5NMvTxj ASIC ordering unilateral website blocks - via @gnat
Dicoogle http://t.co/XAxSH1cEjU open source medical image search -@gnat written up in PLOSone paper http://t.co/UMdKc9BcQmRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Understanding and Using C Pointers - $11.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/MDfFnQDMZvRT @techreview: Hacking Google Glass Could Reveal Killer Apps http://t.co/fsgRQkNXfVRT @allthingsd: Andreessen Horowitz and Google Ventures are putting $10.7 million into a commercial drone startup http://t.co/FGpe7dVGWwFacial recognition on @projectglass http://t.co/eS4mQZzLnJ Designed for hospital staff to access patient files w/photo, voice & text notesRT @wiredfeed: Meet the Woman Behind Pakistan's First Hackathon: http://t.co/cZAOZDFYjH.@genmon comments on @marcbarros' pricing post http://t.co/DAsR4NrmwO "When products connect to the cloud, cost structure changes again".@marcbarros on how to price hardware projects http://t.co/jRDOuWbtPI "The mistake most hardware startups make is they don’t charge enough"
RT @strataconf: Registration is now open and the initial program released for Strata Rx 2013 http://t.co/oPpJLQ4xKc #stratarx #healthdataMT @techcrunch: PayPal's Cash For Registers Tries To Outdo Square And Groupon W/Redemption Program http://t.co/bXKld9C9ep by @ingridlundenRT @oscon: Just two days left to submit Open Source Award nominations. Who in #opensource deserves to be recognized? http://t.co/m0VBwxfCiSBehind the Banner http://t.co/NLFLrupPIE Visualization of the adtech ecosystem - how ads are chosen for individual usersRT @gigaom: Makers go to market with hardware startups for learning, play, and IoT http://t.co/P078UJ4rMNPwn Pad http://t.co/bLvAUQZLKX A commercial grade penetration testing tablet for evaluating wired and wireless networksRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Mining the Social Web - $17.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/lXyt0MDWjNTerra http://t.co/uYq0CXFlPn statically-typed, compiled programming language designed to interoperate w/LuaMT @nytmetro: Bike share was easy for NYC to love in the abstract, but they did not expect it to look like this: http://t.co/9XDxFqGAf2Big data, cool kids http://t.co/4srimGCOu3 @Edd: Strata and Hadoop World Call for Proposals is open until midnight EDT, Thursday May 16Research paper: Metaphor ID in Large Texts Corpora http://t.co/gXWnzobH2y describes three novel algorithms for automatic metaphor ID
RT @strataconf Have great #bigdata ideas/skills to share? Apply to speak at #Strataconf + #Hadoop World by Thu May16 http://t.co/LOieBGvrsIIndex-based subgraph matching algorithm (ISMA) http://t.co/8i0pSeaVeD fast subgraph enumeration in lg networks using optimized search treesRT @OReillyMedia Celebrate #MakerFaire! Save 50% on all #Ebooks + Videos for Makers http://t.co/rFj1VrJ9kDConnbox http://t.co/jHoXoFjgJ6 a physical product encapsulating @Google voice/video chat services, developed by @berglondonRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Building iPhone and iPad Electronic Projects - $11.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/yN1ZL7RZxX.@nrichmaths has a new approach to teaching probability http://t.co/28j8mfP4eJ Starts w/a problem to solve, not a technique to learnRT @mikeloukides: Fascinating idea: is "mass media" an accident of history? Is all media really individual? http://t.co/r03zSuU5KMExploiting a Bug in Google Glass http://t.co/IDw3iQp1F7 How the bug works, how the author found it & how you can exploit it too -@gnat