Sunday Aug 31
Society 3.0: Section 3.6 Excerpt - Collaborative Technologies
The water cooler of the past has shifted to new virtual venues. We have dis- cussed how people have become less PC-oriented and more mobile- friendly, but another change is also tangentially occurring.
Report: Federal CTO Todd Park to Step Down
U.S. Chief Technology Officer Todd park announces openFDA, a new open data portal for the Food and Drug Administration.
At Home with Tim O'Reilly
Wikipedia says Tim O'Reilly "is the founder of O'Reilly Media and a supporter of the free software and open source movements."
Bezos-Owned Washington Post Embeds Amazon Buy-It-Now Buttons Mid-sentence
McGruber writes: While reading a story in the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post, I saw that the paper had begun embedding Amazon Buy-It-Now links in the middle of story sentences.
Adatao Emerges With $13M In Funding And Visions Of Changing Big Data
Big data has emerged as a big trend over the last several years, but as an area it has remained ill-defined and focused for the most part on data scientists, while ignoring business users.