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Technology


February 18, 2008  1:39 PM

Overheard: The beekeeper model and open source software



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Open source, Technology

jamesdixon.jpg The customers don't want to deal with the bees. A single bee or even a swarm of bees...

February 15, 2008  4:40 PM

Overheard: Speedcabling, the sport of champions



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology

clarkboyd.jpg The first "speedcabling" competition took place in an art gallery in Los Angeles and was won by LA-based web...


February 12, 2008  5:48 PM

Quiz: What the heck are they talking about?



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
quiz, Technology

DIRECTIONS: These are real statements from real people discussing real technology in the blogosphere. I've removed one word from each quote. Can you still figure out what they're talking about? Click on the link to see if you're right! 1. Microsoft has warned corporate administrators that it...


February 12, 2008  10:04 AM

Overheard: Domain kiting is dead



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Internet, Technology

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February 11, 2008  11:20 PM

Overheard: How to keep your IT job during a recession



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology

Aleksandra Todorova recommends Four Ways to Keep Your Job in a Slowing Job Market

1. Make yourself indispensable If your manager has to cut 10% of the staff, you...


February 11, 2008  7:41 PM

Overheard: Linux developers dancing in the Moonlight



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Linux, Moonlight, open source desktop, Silverlight, Technology

miguel_de_icaza.png We are formalizing a collaboration between Microsoft and Novell with the...


February 11, 2008  7:15 PM

Overheard: FedEx Kinko commercial — fill in (employee’s name) here



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology, Video

[kml_flashembed movie="http://youtube.com/v/ZHEbB7qh72M" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] I love this commercial. We should make a list of other things you can count on: Peggy, can I count on one of your dogs to bark during the conference call? Woof!


February 11, 2008  6:39 PM

Overheard: Jake Kuramoto explains why I have too many meetings



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
humor, Technology

jake_kuramoto.png Before technologies like conference calling bridges, VoIP, and online conferences, meetings were...


February 11, 2008  6:15 PM

Overheard: Hyperconnectivity is more than just a Nortel buzzword



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Technology, Video

nortel.jpg So far hyperconnectivity is a business turnaround strategy, a marketing campaign and a vision...


February 11, 2008  5:59 PM

Overheard: Shpigler coaches Yahoo on how to negotiate more effectively



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
humor, Technology, Video

[kml_flashembed movie="http://www.5min.com/Embeded/5794173/" width="425" height="345"/]


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