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October, 2007

October 31, 2007  11:54 AM

Happy Halloween to ghosts, goblins and geeks everywhere!

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[Photo credit: Noel Dickover] Ah, All Hallows Eve has come...

October 25, 2007  11:09 AM

As a public service, presenting the Vonnegut-assisted ARSE test

Ivy Wigmore Ivy Wigmore Profile: Ivy Wigmore

They're everywhere, and nowhere more prevalent than in the work world. Kurt Vonnegut symbolized them thusly: * As a means of maintaining our serious and sober demeanor on WhatIs, I shall follow his sterling example throughout this blog post. ~ IW From the seagull manager (one who ...

October 24, 2007  1:09 PM

Went to Vegas, lost my RFID (chips)

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I've always considered RFID to be "neat technology".  I knew that Walmart was starting to mandate the use of RFID by its many suppliers, but beyond that, I never really heard of any practical, "real world" use of the technology.  I guess some credit card suppliers were considering it (or perhaps...

October 23, 2007  12:01 PM

Andrew Sellick’s 100 terrific open source or freeware apps for web developers

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Say what you will about link bait -- this list of freeware and open source Web development applications from

October 17, 2007  1:02 PM

xkcd: a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math and language

GuyPardon Guy Pardon Profile: GuyPardon

xkcd comic -- exploits of a mom Yuval Shavit, a triple threat of writer/coder/sarcasm maven over at SearchITChannel.com, turned me...

October 15, 2007  3:44 PM

Blog Action Day: Synchronize your environmental blogging and try green computing today!

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Thanks to the ever-observant Cory Doctorow (whose Eastern Standard Tribe I thoroughly enjoyed last week), I've discovered that today is Blog...

October 4, 2007  10:05 AM

IPTV update: Free classes from UCBerkeley on YouTube; BoingBoing goes to online video

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As reported by the AFP, the University of California at Berkeley has created a dedicated channel on YouTube for more than 300 hours of classes and events. Videos include peace and conflicts studies,...

October 1, 2007  1:12 PM

What is the world’s first OLED television?

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Try the XEL-1. Engadget has a great photo gallery for your viewing pleasure.

October 1, 2007  12:38 PM

An Interviewing Cheat Sheet: 100 Resources for Interviewers and Candidates from HRWorld

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Here's a short and sweet link to a great resource. Even though I'm happily not looking for a new job OR interviewing candidates for an open position (cease and desist, jobspammers!) , whenever either onerous task comes up again, I'll have this terrific

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