Electronic memes for 2010-10-07

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Thanks TechDays team, the conference was great! I hope to see you all again next time! #techdays_ca #yeg # Oooh @simoncollier must have just flinched in the Cloud computing talk. "Google doesn't have a datacenter in Canada". :) #techdays_ca #yeg # That's right people cloud means it is time to understand that your role in IT may change and you will have to adapt. #techdays_ca #yeg # Whoa @RicksterCDN suggested IT "Pros" should stop being automatic nay-sayers when it comes to cloud computing?! CRAZY notion! #techdays_ca # Windows Intune finally a solution for managing my parents and in-laws PCs!! #techdays_ca #yeg # Powered by Twitter Tools
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Electronic memes for 2010-10-06

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Is it just me or is the complete lack of swag at #techdays_ca #yeg extremely disappointing? :) # Would have really liked more time in the ipv6 session today at #techdays_ca #yeg # The group policy talk at #techdays_ca in #yeg is packed. Who would have thought group policy would be so popular?! # Powered by Twitter Tools
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Electronic memes for 2010-08-24

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IT in your late 30's? Start embracing change because everyone else is doing it faster than you! http://bit.ly/bT7boQ # 20:20 Vision - Computerworldhttp://bit.ly/bT7boQComputerworld - Information technology has always been a fast-changing field. But nothing compares to the expected sea changes in the next decade that will impact the career…
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Electronic memes for 2010-08-19

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New interactive surface prototypes. This time, bring the interactivity to the normal surface http://bit.ly/c5FATn with a handy lamp! # Another augmented reality, pico-projecting lamp threatens desktops, brings tablet reinforcements (video) -- Engadgethttp://bit.ly/c5FATnHow long have dumblamps been ruling our desktops for? Their reign of evenly scattered light might finally be coming to a close. A few months back it was MIT student Natan Linder… Just learned about the "Dunning-Kruger" effect today. Fascinating, give it a read and ask yourself... about yourself. http://bit.ly/xy9dU # Dunning–Kruger effect - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediahttp://bit.ly/xy9dUThe Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias in which unskilled people make poor decisions and reach erroneous conclusions, but their incompetence denies them the metacognitive…  
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Electronic memes for 2010-07-30

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We are getting closer to simulating the human brain. http://bit.ly/8XN6RP Here comes computed cognition! # IBM scientists create most comprehensive map of the brain’s network | KurzweilAIhttp://bit.ly/8XN6RP"The Mandala of the Mind": The long-distance network of the Macaque monkey brain, spanning the cortex, thalamus, and basal ganglia, showing 6,602 long-distance…  
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Electronic memes for 2010-07-29

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Most of the storage space in data centers is being wasted http://bit.ly/bWEO8X time to do some serious analysis. # A waste of space: Bulk of drive capacity still underutilizedhttp://bit.ly/bWEO8XJuly 28, 2010 (Computerworld) Near the turn of the century, data centers were only beginning to implement Fibre Channel storage-area networks (SAN), with most relying on…  
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Electronic memes for 2010-07-27

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iPad Gets the University Treatment this Fall http://bit.ly/cfbEBx RT @jrhode # IPad Gets The University Treatment This Fall | Epicenter | Wired.comhttp://bit.ly/cfbEBxThe iPad is about to have its academic chops put to the test this fall in a number of programs around the country. Colleges and universities are looking to adopt the iPad as a…  
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