project topics for information technology
The cognitive cloud? IBM rolls out Watson-as-a-service
Scott Spangler, Principal Data Scientist, IBM Watson Innovations, demonstrates how IBM Watson cognitive technology can now visually display connections in scientific literature and drug information. In this image ... Earlier this year, IBM invested $1 ...
Ahead of the curve: Teachers return early to classroom for tech refresher
Glens Falls Post-Star
Sheehan told his colleagues at a technology workshop Wednesday that he had his students compose journal-style entries on a blog in the persona of a Union or Confederate soldier during the U.S. Civil War. The series of blogs ... Another feature, called ...
Help Free Radical Radio Get New Equipment!
Bay Area Indymedia
Instead, the hosts - Rydra, Bellamy, and Doug, along with occasional guest hosts - make clear their views and thus speak passionately and unequivocally on all topics, pushing past any ill-conceived notions of impartiality and instead pursuing sincere ...
From riot grrrls to “Girls”: Tina Fey, Kathleen Hanna, Lena Dunham and the ...
This new technology allowed for previously unimagined speed and reach in disseminating feminist ideas. The emergence of ... The events of September 11, 2001, were “a turning point in the blogging boom,” as blogs became a way to quickly relay ...
Business Notes: September 1, 2014
Insurance News Net
Family meetings will be held to ensure that West Place accommodates needs, answers questions and offers needed assistance and advice during this transition. Individual transfer plans have been initiated for ... Paula Anthony , vice president and chief ...
Husson Southern Maine Campus to Host Presentation on Developing and ...
Insurance News Net
"Individuals who have completed a project management educational program are better equipped to make important contributions to business operations, supply chain management, information technology operations, construction projects and a wide range of ...
Asian Scientist Magazine
Making Sense of Social Media
Asian Scientist Magazine
In short, it is easy to dismiss the ubiquity of mobile phones as nothing short of a digital revolution, says Professor Lim Ee Peng from the Singapore Management University (SMU) School of Information Systems. Professor Lim, who specialised in databases ...
A musician's guide to using Twitter effectively
The Next Web
Music is one of the most popular topics of conversation on Twitter, which is why every musician and band should be tapping into it if they haven't already. In fact, 50 percent of people on the social service follows at least one ... A lot of the time ...
Calls grow for wider inquiry into bidding on LA Unified iPad project
Los Angeles Times
A day after Los Angeles Unified abruptly suspended the contract for its controversial iPad project, there were growing calls for a more thorough investigation into whether the bidding process for the $1-billion program was improperly handled ...
Interview: HE Abdalla S. El-Badri, OPEC Secretary General
Oil & Gas Technology (blog)
“At OPEC, we have been consistent in voicing our opinion that the world has enough resources to meet expected demand. And technological advancements continue to help the industry increase the estimates of the amount of oil and gas that can be found, ...
Husson Southern Maine Campus to Host Presentation on Developing and Managing Change through Collaboration
As part of the launch of Husson University's new Project Management Leadership Program, Robert Laliberte, past board member of the Maine chapter of the Project Management Institute, will describe his techniques for developing and managing change through collaboration on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. at Husson's new Southern Maine campus in Westbrook, Maine. Laliberte will also ... Read more
On behalf of our Board of Trustees, I want to welcome you and our 12,400-plus students to the 2014-15 academic year. The start of a new school year is always exciting. We have spent the summer eagerly preparing for your student’s return on Aug. 26 and look forward to sharing new learning experiences with each of you. For parents/guardians whose students are entering our schools for the first ... Read more
A day after Los Angeles Unified abruptly suspended the contract for its controversial iPad project, there were growing calls for a more thorough investigation into whether the bidding process for the $1-billion program was improperly handled. Read more
HITRUST, in partnership with Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business, today announced the first Healthcare Information Security and Technology Risk Management Graduate Certificate Program. Read more
The thought that NSA tools are used by a secret organization for spying out new electric vehicle technology, at least, is an entertaining conspiracy scenario cooked up in the book “Project Black Hungarian”. The spy novel has just been released by Capscovil, a publishing house that specializes in weaving technical facts into fictional stories. (PRWeb August 28, 2014) Read the full story at http ... Read more
DUBLIN, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Enzyme for Pulp & Paper Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. The Global Enzyme ... Read more
The Physical Web is an open web project within the Chrome team at Google. Scott Jenson (pictured below) leads a team that is working to leverage the scalability and openness of the web to talk to smart devices. Read more
Business leaders, policymakers, and researchers will join together at Cyber Security Summit 2014 to learn about the latest cyber security issues, identify new threats, and collaborate on countermeasures and action-based solutions. (PRWeb August 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12133810.htm Read more
The Critical Gaming Project was founded by a group of graduate students in English, sociology and information science who were interested in thinking critically about games from humanistic and social perspectives. Read more