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What’s Wrong With Ohio Voting Machine Software?

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In the state that is likely to decide the leader of the free world Tuesday, an 11th hour “experimental software patch” is causing consternation, confusion and a lawsuit. Ohio, regarded as the “tipping point” swing state in Governor Mitt Romney and U.S. President #Barack Obama‘s quest for 270 electoral votes Tuesday, uses electronic #voting machines. […]

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City of Palo Alto Opens Its Arms to Open Government

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#Palo Alto, Calif., is already well known as a global center of technology innovation, with companies from Google to Facebook having once called it home. However, the city itself hasn’t fully embraced technology’s potential to disrupt local government — until now. The city of Palo Alto is announcing Tuesday the launch of a new #open […]

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Don’t Believe the ‘Google Award’ Email Scam

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#Google turns 15 this September. The multibillion-dollar #tech giant will probably celebrate with a cute Google Doodle and maybe even — we’re just throwing out suggestions here — a new Android operating system. “Birthday Cake,” anyone? In any case, one thing Google definitely won’t be doing to mark the occasion is giving you free money. […]

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6 Tips To Successfully Develop and Launch New Features

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Guy Nirpaz is the CEO and co-founder of Totango, which provides a customer engagement platform for software companies. In the world of cloud computing there are no longer “mega-releases” shipped to customers on a CD. Instead, new features are launched into the cloud for user consumption as they are ready. At the same time, getting […]

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Top 5 Social Enterprise Technologies for Business

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Zev Gotkin is an entrepreneur and founder of L’Mala, a writing firm specializing in website content development, blogs, branding, and social media promotion. He can be reached at wgotkin@gmail.com. Our world is becoming more social every day. And while companies like Facebook and Twitter have led the social revolution for consumers, a number of innovative […]

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Apple TV and AirPlay Fuel Rise of Dual-Screen Apps

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Jeremy Allaire is CEO and founder of Brightcove, a global provider of cloud-content services that offers a family of products and developer tools used to publish and distribute professional digital media. Dual-screen #apps are a new phenomena, enabled by the advent of wireless technologies that allow for effortless pairing of a PC, tablet or smartphone […]

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Big Data Investment Increasing, but Not Hiring

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Joel Kjellgren, Data Center Manager, walks in a server room at the Facebook Data Center on Nov. 7, 2013 in Lulea, Sweden.Image: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images Big Data is proving to be a big money-maker for businesses, but data workers aren’t reaping similar rewards. A new report suggests that while many companies have committed to #spending […]

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