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Monthly Archives / September 2014

Newness Needed!

Just thinking about things and I think it is time to push myself a bit harder!


Brick Versus Straw

Organizations are increasingly overwhelmed by the data with which they are inundated every day. For both IT and lines of business, big data feels more like the big bad wolf than an organization’s most powerful asset. Businesses looking for a “big data magic bullet” often turn to Hadoop, a formidable platform for analyzing unstructured data. […]


I Want More

It has been going good, but I want more… Check out my links at http://delicious.com/americanfido http://podcasts.socialmediatoday.com/Whitepapers/6-best-practices-for-creating-a-content-marketing-strategy.pdf



What you’re up against here is social engineering – the biggest threat anywhere. The firewalls and the spam filters are all engineered to operate within a particular set of rules, and to filter out things that fit x, y, and z criteria. Presumably, anything that does not fit such criteria is a legitimate email message […]



What is “NFC”? NFC, short for Near Field Communication, is a short range wireless RFID technology that makes use of interacting electromagnetic radio fields instead of the typical direct radio transmissions used by technologies such as Bluetooth. It is meant for applications where a physical touch, or close to it, is required in order to […]


Big Data Discussions

Hadoop and Big Data http://www.pivotal.io/big-data/hadoop/hadoop-101?utm_source=adwords&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=hadoop&utm_term=&utm_content=short-easy-two-parts&gclid=CLCwpd6Y-MACFVJo7Aod0joA-g Doug Cutting explains Hadoop Doug Cutting, Cloudera’s Chief Architect, helped create Apache Hadoop out of necessity as data from the web exploded, and grew far beyond the ability of traditional systems to handle it. Hadoop was initially inspired by papers published by Google outlining its approach to handling an avalanche of data, […]


MySQL Reporting

MySQL Reporting https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/3/html/Cluster_Administration/s1-service-mysql.html https://www.google.com/search?q=php+mysql+reports&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&channel=fflb#rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=fflb&q=free+php+mysql+reports  


How to Sell Online

Online Sell Online http://dealchasr.com/ http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74316 http://onlinebusiness.volusion.com/articles/picking-products-to-sell-online/ http://teespring.com http://lifestylesoftheorganized.wordpress.com/2009/03/27/announcing-deal-chasr/ http://resellingguide.wordpress.com/ https://www.google.com/search?q=products+to+resell+online&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&channel=fflb#q=products+to+resell+online&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=fflb&start=10


Square and iPad

http://www.macworld.com/article/2038719/squares-new-stand-turns-ipad-into-a-cash-register.html   https://about.yammer.com/pricing/#compareplans Promoting your web page and blog Unless your page is among the top of search engine results, no one will know your page exists. The Internet consists of BILLIONS of web pages and millions more appear every day. This page helps improve your search engine rankings and page quality using the secrets […]


Diabetics Unite

October 19, 2011 Paying for #diabetes David Spero What’s your biggest diabetes fear? Complications are scary, but for many, the biggest fear is that diabetes will reduce them to poverty. Others fear that they don’t have enough money for good care or needed supplies. In America, most people can’t pay for diabetes care without some […]