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The aluminium bodied E200 has been officially given the green light by the IRiver website. The new PMP will be available in 4GB, 8GB and 16GB but has microSD so can be beefed up by an extra 8GB.   Similar in size to a nano and the obvious storage size comparison, we’re guessing it will get a similar price tag if not less as Apple always seem to be that little bit more.   Specs : - 320 x 240 2.8-inch LED display MP3, WMA, FLAC, OGG, ASF Audio support MPEG-4, WMV, XviD, RM and RMVB Video Support JPEG, PNG, BMP and GIF Image Support FM tuner 1W Built in Speaker Post from: Mighty Gadget - Gadget and Technology Blog IRiver E200 PMP : Official Tags: E200, iriver, PMP Related posts Samsung YP-Q2 priced and dated (0) ... (more)

Four Key Ways to Create a Closed-Loop Marketing Analytics System

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you may have noticed that there is a huge amount of “free advice” out there on how to best take advantage of various online tools in order to achieve your marketing analytics goals.  Because many people have been born and bred with a traditional marketing model, this advice takes advantage of the huge amount of fear, uncertainty and doubt in order to “plug” the latest-greatest solution.    It’s actually just not that complicated.  What we find “works” in today’s landscape, as dynamic as it seems, is to implement an approach that takes advantage of permission-based marketing outreach.  We have had great success to report with our clients using some key tactics that utilize a powerful combination of tools: HubSpot, Salesforce CRM and integrated email marketing campaign appli... (more)

iStockphoto’s New Plugin for Adobe CS6

iStockphoto’s New Plugin for Adobe CS6 Streamlines Designers’ Workflow with Easy One-Click Comp-Replace and Sizing Feature CALGARY, Alberta: May 08, 2012 — iStockphoto today launched an incredibly simple and intuitive plugin for several programs in the new Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 (CS6), that enables designers to search and directly download images within the programs without interrupting their workflow. A one-click comp replace feature automatically exchanges comp images with purchased images, perfectly resized and positioned within the working page layout or design. Adobe Photoshop®, InDesign® and Illustrator® users can now easily search iStock’s millions of files, download multiple comps during the creative process, finalize their designs and then simply replace the desired comp with the purchased image in exactly the right spot and in the right dimensions, sav... (more)

Format is Not a B2B Persona Question

I am often asked which content formats to use in which stages of the buying process. B2B marketers often arrive at this question during the creation of buyer personas and content flows. In a perfect world, there would be some magic formula for content format based on this work. However, I advise marketers to consider that content format is not a buyer persona question, it's a circumstance question. Now, arguably, certain content works better in certain formats. Longer form content is more suited to a white paper, eBook, or Webinar format. Shorter content to a blog post, Facebook post or, obviously, a Tweet. But that skews the question. That's not a function of persona, but of the content itself. From a persona perspective, let's say I'm representative of a target segment. Well, I happen to love videos, but I'm time constrained. Therefore, I'm more likely to go for... (more)

Fox News avoids Election Day Bottlenecks with AppDynamics

I received a rather nice email last night from one of our customers Fox News: Hey Appman – we just had a KICK ASS night with elections coverage, and just so you’d know, we had AppDynamics to monitor our site and it helped us avoid a number of pitfalls… Just thought you’d like to know. Here is what our contact at Fox News told us, showing us how AppDynamics was used to proactively manage the performance and availability of their flagship media website: “This first screen shot shows you the whole day, providing a request histogram view of application throughput SLA (vertical bars) and performance (blue line).”   “Around 4PM, we started having issues as shown by the blue line spikes (shown above), and then I looked around. One of the things I found was that a feed (HTTP call) we were pulling from our video site was timing out.” “That was also evident via another ca... (more)

SAP and the Internet of Things (M2M)

I had an interesting discussion with SAP's new VP of the Internet of Things, Suhas Uliyar recently.    He was still in the process of deciding whether VP of the Internet of Things was the appropriate title, or if it should be VP of the Connected World or something more representative of how the technology was evolving.  He did not like the traditional M2M (machine to machine) reference as that reflected too much of the old model.  He wanted to reflect the future direction of this technology. Suhas is an industry veteran and mobility expert.  We have spoken numerous times over the past decade as he was leading efforts at a number of MDM (mobile device management) and enterprise mobility companies.  He is very knowledgeable about the needs of large enterprises. Now back to the topic of M2M.  The traditional use of M2M technology was a sensor would capture data in the fi... (more)

Four chapters submitted to O’Reilly

We have submitted the drafts of four chapters of the book “Enterprise Web Development: from Desktop to Mobile” to O’Reilly for review and editing. This is a pretty hands-on book as we are developing an application Save Sick Child while explaining various techniques and technologies. The readers will get a new independent working application every time we add a new piece of functionality (e.g. login, donation form, video, Google maps, charts, auction, etc.). These projects will be published on the dedicated Web site savesickchild.org. For example, this is a sample application illustrating modularization of the JavaScript-based UI. The following chapters are submitted to the publisher, but the raw texts are available for you to read now on the github at https://github.com/Farata/EnterpriseWebBook: Chapter 2. Advanced Intro to JavaScript Chapter 3. Mocking up Save Sic... (more)

NComputing showcases African customer successes in building ICT education infrastructure for students and teachers

Leading African NGO widens access to e-learning for nomadic herdspeople in Kenya with NComputing desktop virtualization Windhoek, Namibia UK - May 29, 2013 - At this year's eLearning Africa conference, NComputing, the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualisation, today reported on the latest customer successes using its desktop virtualisation solutions to increase access to high quality Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and e-learning in Africa. NComputing's desktop virtualisation technology helps African schools, colleges and universities overcome the key challenges related to building and sustaining high quality ICT infrastructure, including limited access to electricity, financial resources and shortage of IT skills. Among the latest customers is Dupoto-e-Maa, an African non-governmental organisation (NGO) specialising in the promoti... (more)

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From Fiction to Facts with #BigData Analytics: A Presentation by @BWerther of @Platfora

By Bob Gourley   All of us are awash in data and real analysts love that!  Data is good! And more data is better! Your enterprise will need to continue to support more data. But you knew that didn’t you? Too frequently our organizations can’t make sense of the data they have, and too many decisions are being made based on gut calls or by fudged data. There is just too much fiction driving decisions. Imagine a world where we can make fact-based decisions using all of the data we have, where we can understand each customer and find patterns spanning every touch point. Big Data Analytics is the difference between fact-based enterprises and those focused on the shallow BI beauty contest. For great insights into this construct see this video featuring Ben Werther of Platfora at this link or below: Related articles From Fiction to Facts with Big Data Analytics: A Pres... (more)

Galleon Studios Launches New Soundproof Studio

Tuesday 8 July, 2014 Galleon Studios , the popular north Manchester studio, gets a new soundproof facility as well as modern lounge, make-up room and post-production offices. Galleon Productions, the independent video production company, funded the development of their studios following the facilities’ ongoing success since opening in 2007 as a studio primarily aimed at TV, film and video production. The new space is fully soundproof and is ideal for small sets and pieces-to-camera. The studio’s opening is perfectly timed with the expansion of both the BBC and ITV in Manchester, and these companies have been quick to take advantage of the facility. By expanding the studios into a neighbouring unit, Galleon have also found space for new offices, make-up rooms and a lounge where waiting clients and talent can see what’s happening on set via plasma TV screens. The £100... (more)

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Moroccanoil®, the global leader in oil-infused beauty, is thrilled to announce the NEW Moroccanoil Color Depositing Masks, a collection of dual-benefit hair masks that deposit pure pigments while providing the treatment benefits of a deep conditioning mask. The collection consists of seven curated shades for commitment-free, beautifully-colored hair that looks and feels healthy.
The textured-hair category is inarguably the hottest in the haircare space today. This has been driven by the proliferation of founder brands started by curly and coily consumers and savvy consumers who increasingly want products specifically for their texture type. This trend is underscored by the latest insights from NaturallyCurly's 2018 TextureTrends report, released today. According to the 2018 TextureTrends Report, more than 80 percent of women with curly and coily hair say they purcha...
The textured-hair category is inarguably the hottest in the haircare space today. This has been driven by the proliferation of founder brands started by curly and coily consumers and savvy consumers who increasingly want products specifically for their texture type. This trend is underscored by the latest insights from NaturallyCurly's 2018 TextureTrends report, released today. According to the 2018 TextureTrends Report, more than 80 percent of women with curly and coily hair say they purcha...
We all love the many benefits of natural plant oils, used as a deap treatment before shampooing, at home or at the beach, but is there an all-in-one solution for everyday intensive nutrition and modern styling?I am passionate about the benefits of natural extracts with tried-and-tested results, which I have used to develop my own brand (lemon for its acid ph, wheat germ for its fortifying action…). I wanted a product which combined caring and styling effects, and which could be used after shampo...
The platform combines the strengths of Singtel's extensive, intelligent network capabilities with Microsoft's cloud expertise to create a unique solution that sets new standards for IoT applications," said Mr Diomedes Kastanis, Head of IoT at Singtel. "Our solution provides speed, transparency and flexibility, paving the way for a more pervasive use of IoT to accelerate enterprises' digitalisation efforts. AI-powered intelligent connectivity over Microsoft Azure will be the fastest connected pat...
There are many examples of disruption in consumer space – Uber disrupting the cab industry, Airbnb disrupting the hospitality industry and so on; but have you wondered who is disrupting support and operations? AISERA helps make businesses and customers successful by offering consumer-like user experience for support and operations. We have built the world’s first AI-driven IT / HR / Cloud / Customer Support and Operations solution.
Codete accelerates their clients growth through technological expertise and experience. Codite team works with organizations to meet the challenges that digitalization presents. Their clients include digital start-ups as well as established enterprises in the IT industry. To stay competitive in a highly innovative IT industry, strong R&D departments and bold spin-off initiatives is a must. Codete Data Science and Software Architects teams help corporate clients to stay up to date with the mod...
At CloudEXPO Silicon Valley, June 24-26, 2019, Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with expanded DevOpsSUMMIT and FinTechEXPO programs within the DXWorldEXPO agenda. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive over the long term. A total of 88% of Fortune 500 companies from a generation ago are now out of business. Only 12% still survive. Similar percentages are found throug...
Druva is the global leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, delivering the industry's first data management-as-a-service solution that aggregates data from endpoints, servers and cloud applications and leverages the public cloud to offer a single pane of glass to enable data protection, governance and intelligence-dramatically increasing the availability and visibility of business critical information, while reducing the risk, cost and complexity of managing and protecting it. Druva's...
BMC has unmatched experience in IT management, supporting 92 of the Forbes Global 100, and earning recognition as an ITSM Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for five years running. Our solutions offer speed, agility, and efficiency to tackle business challenges in the areas of service management, automation, operations, and the mainframe.