The Trend-setting Products of 2005

by oneafrikan on October 24, 2005

_ KMWorld Magazine – The Trend-setting Products of 2005 When we first put together our list of trend-setting products three years ago, the IT landscape was pretty rocky. Seemingly well-conceived software solutions couldn’t find markets. Often desperate consolidation prevailed. Budgets (…)

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The amorality of Web 2.0?

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

Rough Type: Nicholas Carr’s Blog: The amorality of Web 2.0 But as the Web matured during the late 1990s, the dreams of a digital awakening went unfulfilled. The Net turned out to be more about commerce than consciousness, more a (…)

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Innovate or Imitate…Fame or Fortune?

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

_ Don Dodge on The Next Big Thing: Innovate or Imitate…Fame or Fortune? Innovation drives our industry, attracts the best talent, attracts VC money, and wins fame for its leaders. Innovation leaders burst onto the scene, win early market leadership, (…)

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The Rebirth of Enterprise IT

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

_ Seeing Both Sides: The Rebirth of Enterprise IT Small teams can be extraordinarily productive – often times more so than larger teams and organizations. The underlying platform and architecture has changed several times in the last 30 years and (…)

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IT Needs to Get On Board With RSS – Computerworld

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

_ IT Needs to Get On Board With RSS – Computerworld I often like to say that the goal of an IT department is to stay off the obituaries page and every so often try and get in the headlines. (…)

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How to speak at a tech conference

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

_ Creating Passionate Users: How to speak at a tech conference Some of the most vocal complaints have been about the lack of diversity in presenters, so I’ve asked some conference organizers to help me come up with tips for (…)

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Scientists Finding Out What Losing Sleep Does to a Body

by oneafrikan on October 20, 2005

_ Scientists Finding Out What Losing Sleep Does to a Body “We’re shifting to a 24-hour-a-day, seven-day-a-week society, and as a result we’re increasingly not sleeping like we used to,” said Najib T. Ayas of the University of British Columbia. (…)

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