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New Media on Ulitzer The first "Ulitzer New Media Power Panel" took place at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. Streamed live to 60,000 viewers via SYS-CON.TV, the panel was moderated by Jeremy Geelan. Geelan's guests in the first power panel were Ian Thain and Tim Crawford. The first "Ulitzer Live! - New Media Conference & Expo " will take place on June 14, 2010 in New York City and will present a world class faculty who will analyze new media, content marketing strategies, social CRM, enterprise social media, personal branding tools, and many other subjects. Ulitzer Live! West will take place on December 6, 2010, in San Jose, California. The Call for Papers for both events are now open. Ulitzer is a "new media" social journalism platform which revolutionizes how we create, deliver, and consume content on the Web. Ulitzer authors can get ... (more)

I Can't Give You Water Because We Sell Water

Or, Adventures in Cincinnati Half-Priced Books I drove along small roads, because I couldn't figure out how to get onto and off of the major highways. Cincinnati's highways look like an overturned bowl of spaghetti. Look at your hand with your fingers spread out. That's what the end of I75 looks like, only, each finger has another hand coming off of it, some fingers merge back together, and there's no telling which ones go left or right around the bend. Driving the small roads was, aside from a lengthier drive, a tour of the underbelly of Cincinnati. It's not pretty, at least the part I drove on (mostly Rt 27). But I discovered a Half-Priced Books. I loved the Half-Priced Books in Dallas. This one was ok, but only a third of the size of the one in Dallas. I used to buy a lot of audio media: now I cycled through the records (my player doesn't work anymore), the cassett... (more)

B2B Lead Generation Tip #4: Revisit, Refine & Simplify Your Core Message

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Automated video image analysis will be the next big breakthrough

Remember Chance the Gardener character in Being There? “I like to watch tv” was his famous line. The problem with most business videos is that we produce a lot of unwatchable footage, especially those taken by security camera systems. And there aren’t any Chances around that want to watch them, either. The trouble is that trying to find the one or two actionable events in all of that footage isn’t easy. As an example, take the story in today’s NY Times that mentions how the military is being buried under a massive pile of video footage from its Predator drones that are flying over Pakistan and Afghanistan. The situation is only going to get worse, as newer drone models will be sending streams from dozens of cameras within a few years. The story has already been told about how the drones’ video feeds are available to anyone who has some minor software skills – the ac... (more)

Innovative ICT a Must Have for Education, Says LG BETT Show Survey

-Schools, Colleges and Universities Planning to Drive Up Investment in Technology Solutions- BETT 2010, 18 January 2010 - 81% of key decision-makers in education believe it is 'essential' for schools, colleges and universities to be implementing innovative ICT solutions, while a further 17 % view it as 'very important'. And 60% strongly agree with the view that 'schools and colleges that fail to implement such solutions risk being left behind'. These are among the key findings of LG Electronics' On-the-Show-Floor User Survey, undertaken at BETT 2010 at London's Olympia. The survey polled the opinions of 107 senior educational staff, comprising headteachers, teachers, bursars and IT managers from schools, colleges, universities, local education authorities and other government departments. Underlining this emphasis on innovative technology, 58% of respondents are looki... (more)

Interxion Awarded New AMS-IX Data Centre Certificate

Interxion, a leading European operator of carrier-neutral data centres, is the first data centre colocation provider to be awarded the new Amsterdam Internet Exchange (AMS-IX) data centre certificate. The certificate was awarded to Interxion's recently completed 4,500 m2 AMS 5 data centre in Amsterdam, following an audit of the facility's standards for technical implementation, operational resilience and business continuity management. The new AMS-IX certificate was developed in 2009 to resolve issues encountered by AMS-IX and it's members in the past and to eliminate any possible ambiguity about acceptable colocation standards in the future. It involved a full independent audit by consultants, Capitoline LLP. The audit evaluated location-related aspects such as flood protection and building quality - and scrutinised security and access control, fire precautions, po... (more)

Facebook Begins Rolling Out Auto-Playing News Feed Video Ads

They’ve been a long time coming, but Facebook’s new video ads are finally here. Confirming an earlier report from the Wall Street Journal that said they’d launch this week, the company said it will start rolling out promoted videos to a limited number of users’ News Feeds, kicking off with mini trailers for the new film Divergent. Leaning on a model utilized by Instagram, Facebook’s video ads will automatically play when they appear onscreen — although sound will be muted on both the desktop and mobile, unless you deliberately click on the video. While you won’t be able prevent the new ad units from popping up, they can be avoided with some quick scrolling, just like you did with Facebook’s other sponsored content. Read the full story at Engadget. ... (more)

Linksys Announces Family of Indoor/Outdoor IP Surveillance Cameras and Video Recorder for Small Businesses

New IP Cameras and Recorder Provide Advanced Features for Surveillance, Security and Supervision Rushden, UK- January 29, 2014 - Linksys® today announced the expansion of its small business solutions with a line-up of indoor and outdoor IP surveillance cameras and a network video recorder for remote and live monitoring, playback and recording. The line-up offers four new 1080p IP surveillance cameras, available with dome and bullet options and additional features such as night vision, weatherproof, IK10 vandal-proof housing, remote access, zoom, pan and tilt features plus more. The network video recorder, developed specifically for use with the Linksys surveillance cameras, provides up to 8TB of storage and records up to eight video feeds simultaneously. "The introduction of our new IP surveillance camera offerings combined with Linksys Business switches and VPN r... (more)

Science Celebrity Geoff Notkin Appearing at Phoenix Comicon This Weekend

Tucson, AZ, June 03, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Author and science writer Geoff Notkin, who starred for three seasons on the international hit television series "Meteorite Men," today announced his appearance schedule for this weekend’s Phoenix Comicon. The annual event, taking place June 5-8 at the Phoenix Convention Center and surrounding hotels, is expected to attract a record 65,000 visitors. On Friday, June 6, Notkin will be participating in the "Scientist-Creator Mixer" from 8-10 p.m. local time. This informal gathering connects scientists seeking creative outlets for their expertise with writers, artists and game designers in need of a science consultant for their projects. The mixer will be held in the Sundance Room of the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 122 North Second Street, in downtown Phoenix. The following evening, Saturday, June 7, Notkin is a special guest for the pane... (more)

Confessional: What's the Greatest Barrier to Software Quality?

What Software QA Professionals Really Think At StarEast 2014, we asked several software development professionals to (anonymously) share their thoughts on "What is the biggest barrier to software quality?" Their responses touched upon a number of obstacles. Some of the most common themes were: Poorly-defined or constantly changing-requirements Insufficient time Lack of management buy-in Too many errors injected during development Poor collboration between dev and QA Watch the video to see exactly what your colleagues revealed in Parasoft's confessional... Struggling with Quality in an Agile Process? Watch this new Development Testing for Agile Teams on-demand webinar to learn how to: Reduce technical debt Keep testing activities in pace with development iterations Ensure that teams follow testing policy within sprint or iteration schedules Manage frequent changes in... (more)

Global Triad, Inc. Signs Its First Program for the IPTV Sports Network, Including the Broadcast Distribution Rights Throughout the U.S.

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 04/04/07 -- Global Triad, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GBTD) Today announced that it has signed its first Independent program provider that will be distributed on the IPTV sports network and syndicated by GBTD throughout the United States. The program will be available in both English and Spanish Language to maximize market penetration. To see a promo go to http://xlawluchalibre.blip.tv/file/158968/ In an effort to build its programming content block GBTD started negotiating with several other independent program providers which will give GBTD the rights to distribute these potential programs throughout United States including the New digital Media Platforms i.e.; IPTV and pod casting and streaming networks. Initially the shows will allow GBTD the opportunity to start clearing the various televisions broadcast markets throughout the Unit... (more)

IoT & Smart Cities Stories
DXWordEXPO New York 2018, colocated with CloudEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo, taking place November 12-13 in New York City, NY, is co-located with 22nd international CloudEXPO | first international DXWorldEXPO and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time t...
When talking IoT we often focus on the devices, the sensors, the hardware itself. The new smart appliances, the new smart or self-driving cars (which are amalgamations of many ‘things'). When we are looking at the world of IoT, we should take a step back, look at the big picture. What value are these devices providing. IoT is not about the devices, its about the data consumed and generated. The devices are tools, mechanisms, conduits. This paper discusses the considerations when dealing with the...
Charles Araujo is an industry analyst, internationally recognized authority on the Digital Enterprise and author of The Quantum Age of IT: Why Everything You Know About IT is About to Change. As Principal Analyst with Intellyx, he writes, speaks and advises organizations on how to navigate through this time of disruption. He is also the founder of The Institute for Digital Transformation and a sought after keynote speaker. He has been a regular contributor to both InformationWeek and CIO Insight...
CloudEXPO New York 2018, colocated with DXWorldEXPO New York 2018 will be held November 11-13, 2018, in New York City and will bring together Cloud Computing, FinTech and Blockchain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, AI, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location.
Bill Schmarzo, Tech Chair of "Big Data | Analytics" of upcoming CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO New York (November 12-13, 2018, New York City) today announced the outline and schedule of the track. "The track has been designed in experience/degree order," said Schmarzo. "So, that folks who attend the entire track can leave the conference with some of the skills necessary to get their work done when they get back to their offices. It actually ties back to some work that I'm doing at the University of San...
Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life settlement products to hedge funds and investment banks. After, he co-founded a revenue cycle management company where he learned about Bitcoin and eventually Ethereal. Andrew's role at ConsenSys Enterprise is a mul...
IoT is rapidly becoming mainstream as more and more investments are made into the platforms and technology. As this movement continues to expand and gain momentum it creates a massive wall of noise that can be difficult to sift through. Unfortunately, this inevitably makes IoT less approachable for people to get started with and can hamper efforts to integrate this key technology into your own portfolio. There are so many connected products already in place today with many hundreds more on the h...
DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO are the world's most influential, independent events where Cloud Computing was coined and where technology buyers and vendors meet to experience and discuss the big picture of Digital Transformation and all of the strategies, tactics, and tools they need to realize their goals. Sponsors of DXWorldEXPO | CloudEXPO benefit from unmatched branding, profile building and lead generation opportunities.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that Telecom Reseller has been named "Media Sponsor" of CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO 2018 New York, which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City, NY. Telecom Reseller reports on Unified Communications, UCaaS, BPaaS for enterprise and SMBs. They report extensively on both customer premises based solutions such as IP-PBX as well as cloud based and hosted platforms.