The developers of an acclaimed Skyrim mod just made it to the big leagues

The Verge

In 2016, a team of modders released a game they developed a game in their spare time to nigh-universal acclaim — a mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim that they called Enderal, with its own 30+ hour quest with gobs of original dialogue and professional voice acting. “[It’s

Warren Buffett resigns from Gates Foundation in latest development following Gates divorce

GeekWire

” It’s the latest development following Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates’ divorce announcement in early May, 27 years after they married. Bill and Melinda Gates with Warren Buffett, left, in New York in 2006. Gates Foundation Photo).

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Software Development's Magic Triangle : spf13.com

SPF13

Software Development's Magic Triangle. In the world of software development, another magic triangle exists. Pushed to 2004, 2005, pushed to late 2006, intended to debut in 2007. Development. development. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers.

Ex-Bungie developers revive ‘Six Days in Fallujah,’ cancelled game about Iraq War’s bloodiest battle

GeekWire

A Seattle-based development team is reviving a controversial project, where they plan to use a video game to tell the stories from the ground of one of the best-known battles of the Iraq War. Six Days in Fallujah , 2021 edition. Highwire/Victura press asset).

Cure of the common code: OpenMRS aims to boost medical record systems in developing countries

GeekWire

OpenMRS developers work on solutions during an annual OpenMRS Hackathon. Now imagine you lived in a developing country where these challenges can be significantly greater. OpenMRS Photos). Consider the difficulties many of us face when we need medical procedures, tests or referrals.

‘Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2’ publisher removes Seattle’s Hardsuit Labs as developer

GeekWire

The Swedish publisher of the upcoming Seattle-set horror RPG, Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2, has opted to remove Seattle’s Hardsuit Labs as the project’s lead developer. ( Bloodlines 2 Image).

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Developers! How to List your Small.

Sean Daniel

Developers! Are you a developer or developer firm that’s built an application for SBS 2011 Essentials , SBS 2011 Premium Add-on , Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials , and Windows Home Server 2011 ? Labels: 2011 Add-in , Developer , Home Server , PinPoint , SBS 2011 Essentials , SBS 2011 Premium Add-on , Small Business Server , Storage Server Essentials , Training and Awareness. Developer. ► 2004. (67). SeanDaniel.com [tech].

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After Web 2.0: WOW (Wide Open Web) - enough of version numbers for the web!! - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

conference in 2004, it seems getting time to work out what will succeed Web 2.0. Ross is author most recently of Implementing Enterprise 2.0 , the prescient Living Networks , which anticipated the social network revolution, and the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships (click on the links for free chapter downloads).

SCORM – Why does it matter and why do you need it?

Kitaboo on EdTech

You want to do this cost-effectively without too much fuss over content development, and deliver the course from your existing Learning Management System in an efficient, easy manner. Most eLearning companies use the standard to develop SCORM- compliant content because it is interoperable.

Seattle biotech startup backed by Gates Foundation launches trial for snail fever vaccine

GeekWire

The first patient has been dosed with a vaccine for the tropical diseases schistosomiasis, developed by Seattle biotech company PAI Life Sciences. PAI is also developing vaccines and treatments for other neglected conditions including tuberculosis and leishmaniasis.

Seven MegaTrends of Professional Services - #4 Transparency - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

MegaTrend Four: Transparency On October 25, 2004, the board of directors of financial services conglomerate Marsh & McLennan announced “significant reforms to the business model… which will be rooted in transparency.” Ketchum PR, part of the Omnicom communications group, has for some years been using an online space so its major clients can see all work underway as it develops media campaigns, and provide input.

Eight key developments in the global media industry: July 2006 – June 2007 - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Developments continue apace – we’ll be keeping track… Industry transactions News Corp offers $5 billion for the Dow Jones, including the Wall Street Journal (finalized July 2007). Ross is author most recently of Implementing Enterprise 2.0 , the prescient Living Networks , which anticipated the social network revolution, and the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships (click on the links for free chapter downloads).

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What accelerates – and slows – the development of social networking mobile platforms - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Ross is author most recently of Implementing Enterprise 2.0 , the prescient Living Networks , which anticipated the social network revolution, and the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships (click on the links for free chapter downloads).

The original Ninja Gaiden Black and II code has apparently been lost, so you’re getting Sigma

The Verge

Citing a recent Famitsu interview (via Kotaku ), a staffer from developer Team Ninja told the publication that “there are only fragments of the data that remain. A still captured from Ninja Gaiden Black running on the Xbox One X.

Great Anecdotes: The CIA and Their Contributions to Modern Technology

CTOvision

Have you ever wondered if the world-class technology developed by the CIA could ever be made available to the public? CIA developed lithium iodine batteries in the 1960s because certain operational missions required long-lasting batteries of various shapes and sizes. The medical community has also used CIA’s research and development to improve early detection of breast cancer.

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Employee Training Platform: 8 Best Features of an Employee Training Platform

Kitaboo

Employee training is, therefore, essential to develop a competent workforce in an evolving talent landscape. So, choose a platform that gives you these personalization capabilities or otherwise you may have to hire a developer to make these modifications. eContent Development Tools.

Apptio makes another acquisition, buying enterprise agile planning startup Targetprocess

GeekWire

based Apptio believes that with greater transparency and accountability, Targetprocess will help it offer its clients a holistic view of technology investments across on-premise, cloud, and development resources. (Apptio Photo).

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Xbox and Windows NT 3.5 source code leaks online

The Verge

While the Xbox OS leak includes some build environments, the Xbox Development Kit, emulators used for testing, and internal documents, we understand this kernel and source code has been passed around privately among enthusiasts previously.

Scientists say 17-year-old blood sample yields promising antibodies for COVID-19

GeekWire

No cases of SARS have been reported since 2004. Medications that make use of the antibodies are now on a fast-track development and testing path at California-based Vir Biotechnology in collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline , in preparation for clinical trials.

‘My name is Reggie …’ Former Nintendo leader on his new book, and what’s next for games

GeekWire

I’m about taking names — and we’re about making games,” declared Reggie Fils-Aimé , introducing himself during Nintendo’s presentation at the E3 convention in Los Angeles in 2004. The iconic 2004 line was originally, “My name is Reggie.

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Blue Origin’s New Shepard spaceship joins the pantheon of model rockets

GeekWire

At least the price is scaled down as well: Instead of paying out a billion dollars a year to support Blue Origin’s development program for New Shepard as well as the orbital-class New Glenn rocket and advanced projects, buyers will be asked to shell out a mere $69.99.

Industrial policy in the global media economy - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

However once economies become developed, the key issues are far less about manufacturing prowess. Today the buzzwords in national economic development are knowledge, creativity, media, content, entertainment, design, and the like. When I was in Singapore this Monday I met with the Media Development Authority , a government agency devoted to building Singapore’s capabilities in the media and content space.

World’s widest airplane flexes its landing gear during Stratolaunch’s fourth test flight

GeekWire

But under new ownership , Stratolaunch is following through on Allen’s efforts to develop the plane as a flying launch pad. Stratolaunch’s Roc airplane files over the Mojave Desert. NASASpaceflight.com / Stratolaunch via YouTube).

Roblox goes public so that it can build a bigger metaverse

The Verge

Roblox has been around since 2004, but the game nearly doubled its daily users over the last nine months as it’s provided a social space where its users — mostly kids and teens — can hang out while stuck inside. Image: Roblox.

Former Microsoft exec Ed Fries shares behind-the-scenes stories from the original Xbox project

GeekWire

In an hour-long conversation with Takahashi, Fries talked about the Xbox console, its development, his personal history with it, and his current business, a venture capital fund that specifically invests in up-and-coming game developers.

Gaming giant Electronic Arts hires ‘Halo’ co-creator as director for new Seattle studio

GeekWire

The new studio is working on “first-person games,” according to a tweet from Lehto, who will reportedly be working under EA’s Vince Zampella, the head of Apex Legends developer Respawn Entertainment. which developed the 2020 tactical shooter Disintegration.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Installing Pebble Watch Faces when you're.

Sean Daniel

Installing Pebble Watch Faces when you’re not a Developer. I have a developer background. The problem is I don’t have time to do any development. This is fantastic if you want to make your own watch face, but, while I’m a tech enthusiast, and the @Pebble guys even added me to their über Pebblers list, I just don’t have time to develop watch faces. Developer. ► 2004. (67). SeanDaniel.com [tech].

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Vimeo is becoming a standalone company after booming during the pandemic

The Verge

Vimeo, founded in 2004, has long offered what is essentially a more professional alternative to YouTube. Image: Vimeo. Vimeo is being spun off into a standalone public company as the video streaming site sees rapid growth brought on by the pandemic.

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How to hire senior executive level employees

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

In 2004, Nike Co-founder Phil Knight asked then CEO William Perez , an outsider, to step down after just a year in the job. “When I receive a business plan, I always read the résumé section first. Not because the people part of the new venture is the most important, but because without the right team, none of the other parts really matter.” – William Sahlman (Professor emeritus at the Harvard Business School). Hiring is not easy. It gets doubly difficult for a leadership role.

Facebook is now Meta: Social media giant rebrands to focus on the future amid criticism in the present

GeekWire

Facebook announced a name change on Thursday intended to bring together everything that it works on under a single brand called Meta, and in turn take some of the focus off the social media company that started in 2004. Facebook’s new parent company name and logo, Meta. Meta Image).

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Security and Windows 10 Will Cross Paths for Enterprises

CTOvision

About the author: Deepak Kumar founded Adaptiva in 2004. He is responsible for Adaptiva''s strategic product direction, and leads the development organization. By Deepak Kumar. Last year, Enterprise IT was dramatically shaped by the influx of security breaches, data leaks and a new wave of hackers. But optimism came in the form of Microsoft as word began to spread that the company had solved the problems they experienced with Windows 8/8.1

Stratolaunch’s huge airplane aces its third flight test, building on Paul Allen’s legacy

GeekWire

If the development program proceeds as planned, Stratolaunch could begin testing its air-launched, rocket-powered Talon-A hypersonic vehicle as early as this year. The first two Talon-A hypersonic test vehicles, known as TA-0 and TA-1, are currently under development.

Amazon adds former Slack, Etsy director Edith Cooper to board

GeekWire

She’s the third Black woman to join Amazon’s board, following former Starbucks exec Rosalind Brewer, who left the board this year after taking a role as Walgreens CEO, and pharmaceutical executive Myrtle Potter , who served from 2004 to 2009. Edith Cooper. Amazon Photo).

Expanding the AWS Cloud – An AWS Region is coming to South Africa!

All Things Distributed

AWS has been an active member of the local technology community since 2004. In December of that year, we opened the Amazon Development Center in Cape Town. Hyrax has developed an AWS based technology called Exatype, which rapidly and accurately tests HIV drug resistance. One example is JUMO, a technology company that has developed a platform for operating inclusive financial services marketplaces to serve small businesses and individuals in emerging markets.

Tech Moves: Adaptive Biotech hires commercial officer; Instacart names new president; and more

GeekWire

Headquartered in the Seattle-area, Avalara and Smartsheet are both publicly traded companies founded in 2004 and 2005, respectively. develops goal-setting collaboration software for organizations using the OKR (Objectives and Key Results) method. Nitin Sood. Adaptive Biotech Photo).

2008 will be the year of Enterprise 2.0 - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

Different countries are at different stages of development and uptake, but the broad trend is clearly visible. Ross is author most recently of Implementing Enterprise 2.0 , the prescient Living Networks , which anticipated the social network revolution, and the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships (click on the links for free chapter downloads).

AI2 researchers win ‘Test-of-Time’ award that honors long-lasting influence for AI-related papers

GeekWire

In another recent honor, the Most Impact Paper Award at IUI 2019 went to Chief Scientist and General Manager of AI2’s Semantic Scholar Dan Weld and coauthor Krzysztof Gajos for their 2004 paper “ SUPPLE: Automatically generating user interfaces.” (AI2 Photo).

Silicon Valley firm Khosla Ventures makes a rare Seattle investment, leading $11M round for Lexion

GeekWire

Khosla founded Sun Microsystems and launched his VC firm in 2004. Elwany previously worked as an engineer at Microsoft on artificial intelligence and Baird is an engineer who came from web development firm Pancake Labs. Lexion CEO Gaurav Oberoi. Lexion Photo). Lexion is on a roll.

Early member of Amazon Kindle team shares lessons learned from working with Jeff Bezos

GeekWire

In 2004 I got the opportunity to work with Jeff Bezos to develop the original Kindle. (Amazon Photo). Learn and adapt. Cannibalize yourself. Just because something ain’t broke, doesn’t mean you can’t make it better.

The next big challenge for robots: Insights from the new director of CMU’s Robotics Institute

GeekWire

A robotics engineer and researcher with experience in land-based and underwater autonomous vehicles, he received his doctorate in robotics in Australia at the University of Sydney, and co-founded a startup, Refraction AI , developing AVs that use bike lanes for last-mile deliveries.

Chapter 6: Implementing key client programs - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

in the enterprise is far more than just talk » Chapter 6: Implementing key client programs Ross Dawson, March 21, 2007 3:46 AM US PT I recently pointed to the launch of the second edition of Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships, including the free download of Chapter 1 of the book. Whatever their organizational abilities at client relationships, they must develop these further over time.

Reflecting on a Successful Exit – Fidelis Security Systems

The Investing Edge

In 2004, we had identified the opportunity for securing outgoing data transmissions from the “inside threat” as a compelling emerging market. Matt Fates and I first visited the Company in the week between Christmas and New Year’s in 2004. While the Company was in the early stages of development, we noted the strong progress they had made to that point on a self-funded basis, as well as the strength of the team’s technical vision.

Prepaid mobile airtime becomes currency in Africa – what happened to e-cash? - Trends in the Living Networks

Trends in the Living Networks

I visited South Africa three times late last year while helping a large African media conglomerate to develop its long-term strategy. Ross is author most recently of Implementing Enterprise 2.0 , the prescient Living Networks , which anticipated the social network revolution, and the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships (click on the links for free chapter downloads).