2 Database Technologies in 2 Minutes

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2 Database Technologies in 2 Minutes
Big Data is in the vogue. As a business leader, technology enthusiast, or aspiring technologist you need to be aware of the different database technologies what t

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables) Good info to know if you’re in the IoT game, as this is backend stuff to enable the device

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The Internet of Things: Look, It Must Work

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TweetBe Sociable, Share! Tweet Related columns: TV on Internet Protocol: Advertisers Salivate TweetHere’s the BFD: TV programs come as IP packets, just like any other Internet content. The results?

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): This is why IoT is the next big thing, and why companies are jumping into it at a high rate of speed.  

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Stifling of Economic Growth – 3 Impacts of Snowden’s release of NSA’s surveillance program

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When Edward Snowden leaked 200,000 classified documents that uncovered the NSA’s digital surveillance programs, it rocked the IT world. We break down the three biggest impacts.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): The impact of the NSA’s activity, and it being made public, (1) has chilled decisions to invest in cloud technology, (2) international organization are looking to NOT do business with American companies as a result of the NSA’s backdoors into them, including Google, AT&T, Comcast, and others, (3) new encryption capabilities will need to be developed that keep technology secret.  

 

Unrestricted governments have a history of abusing their citizenry, in the US we know that our government is supposed to serve us, and not the other way round.  This action by the NSA has proven to be violation of a # of civili liberties (namely the 14th Amendment), and is causing a chilling effect on economic growth.  

 

Contact your congress person and senators to do something about this.

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Fifteen groups apply for one Low Power FM frequency in Los Angeles – Radio Survivor

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Radio Survivor
Fifteen groups apply for one Low Power FM frequency in Los Angeles
Radio Survivor
#lpfm No less than fifteen different organizations have applied for a single Low Power FM signal in Los Angeles, California: 101.5 FM.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & wearables): 15 groups apply for 1 low power FM frequency, now that is a war 

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Microsoft Envisions One Windows OS To Rule Them All – Tom’s Hardware Guide

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Microsoft Envisions One Windows OS To Rule Them All
Tom’s Hardware Guide
By Kevin Parrish November 26, 2013 4:16 PM – Source: Geeky Gadgets | B 3 comments. Print …

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & wearables):  OK I’m taking bets, that MSFT is NOT going to have one Windows OS to rule them all, as that would only take what 10 years to build and by then Apple and Google will have taken over the world by then

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