How Data Journalism is Impacting the Industry


Though it may not be obvious to the average person, the journalism industry is undergoing a transformative change, one that could very well revolutionize the business in exciting ways. Data has, of course, always been a part of journalism, especially when it came to in-depth reporting. Data journalism has arrived, and its overall impact on the industry will be something to keep a close eye on over the next few years. The promise behind data journalism is immense.

National Security Software On Wall Street: Cognitio’s Roger Hockenberry Comments


The Wall Street Journal examined this trend in their piece titled: Spy Software Gets a Second Life on Wall Street. Read more of this story on The Wall Street Journal. Big Data Cyber Security News Trends Central Intelligence Agency In-Q-Tel The Wall Street Journal UBS

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Symantec Finally Agrees With Everyone Else In The Security Community: Says Antivirus Software Is Dead


Architecture CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Research antivirus Computer security Fixmo Hexis Information security invincea Symantec Triumfant Wall Street Journal As a technologist I have long respected Symantec and their many capabilities (they do far more than antivirus, see the list here).

Washington Business Journal Reports SineWave Ventures Is Launching A $100 Million Fund for Tech WYanev Suissa, formerly a venture capitalist with New Enterprise Associates and a senior investment officer in the Bush and Obama administrations, is launching a new venture firm with a focus on companies doing business with the public sector


The Washington Business Journal has published an article based on an interview of Yanev Suissa, a former venture fellow with Washington D.C. Find more at Washington Business Journal. By Bob Gourley.

Interview: British Medical Journal’s CDO talks datacentres, DevOps and desktops

Computer Weekly

BMJ’s chief digital officer explains how the 170-year-old healthcare publication has negotiated several major digital transformation projects since she joined in 2012

Fed Tech Roundup October 19


Apple Ordered to Pay $234 Million in Patent Lawsuit - Wall Street Journal. Federal court jury says Apple owes WARF $234 million - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. News Apple Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Robots Scott Walker (politician) VAThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from and ): Fed Tech Ticker. HII SN3’s Frazer Lockhart Named to DOE’s Environmental Mgmt Advisory Board.

How infusing analytics into journalism programs is improving future workforce skills

Tech Republic Big Data

A course at the University of Oregon is helping journalism students learn valuable analytics skills Data science isn't just for STEM majors.

Fed Tech Roundup September 28


News Barack Obama China NSA The Wall Street Journal Washington DCThe following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from and ): Fed Tech Ticker. GAO: Small businesses working with DoD need cybersecurity guidance. Technology One making inroads into Federal Govt - Delimiter. ACLU Argues for Right to Sue NSA for “Upstream” Surveillance - Nextgov. Can the US Trust China to Stop Stealing Business Secrets? Nextgov.

Coca-Cola Names Alan Boehme CTO, Replacing Jim Scholefield


The Wall Street Journal reported that Coca-Cola has named Alan Boehme as CTO: Mr. Boehme has led Coke’s enterprise architecture, innovation and emerging technologies for the past four years. During that time, he has guided the company’s strategy “to arm Coca-Cola for the future, including new platforms, cloud-based solutions and an aggressive yet flexible approach to enterprise security to position our company for growth,” according to a memo from CIO Ed Steinike, reviewed by CIO Journal.

Pew Report: Speaking Up or Staying Silent on Social Media


In the 1970s, an article in the Journal of Communication by Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann coined the term “spiral of silence” to describe the observed phenomenon. Social Media Trends Edward Snowden Facebook Journal of Communication Pew Research Center Silent Spiral social media Twitter

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The bottom line on journal posting throughput via BDC

IT Toolbox

For financial postings Transaction code generally has no impact because the underlying FMs are generally common though enjoy TCodes are marginally slower

MSP Business Journal Names Greg Schulz an Eco-tech Warrior.

Storage IO Blog

StorageIOblog Home site StorageIO.TV (Audio/Video) About Greg & others books Select MSP Business Journal Names Greg Schulz an Eco-tech Warrior April 10, 2009 – 8:44 pm Print PDF In the April 10th, 2009 issue of the Minneapolis St. Paul (MSP) Business Journal, guess who was named one of three Eco- Tech Warriors? Photo by Nancy Kuehn – MSP Business Journal What can I say, I’m flattered and appreciate the coverage.

Journalist Valentino-Devries Hosts Reddit Q&A on Big Data and Privacy


Last week, Jennifer Valentino-DeVries , a reporter at The Wall Street Journal, hosted such an IAmA. Valentino-DeVries is most famous for co-authoring the Journal ’s award-winning series on digital privacy, “What They Know.” Big Data Cyber Security DoD and IC Government Social Media The Future Trends Metadata National Security Agency Privacy Valentino-Devries Wall Street Journal By Shannon Perry.

Apple and IBM Announce Partnership


IBM has expressed similar enthusiasm, committing over 100,000 employees to the Apple initiative, according to the Wall Street Journal. Analysis Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Gadgets Government Mobile Trends Apple IBM iOS ipad IPhone Wall Street Journal By Shannon Perry.

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Critical Vulnerability Found, Exploited, Patched in Internet Explorer


According to the Wall Street Journal , FireEye Inc. – CTO Cyber Security FireEye Internet Explorer microsoft Microsoft Windows patch Wall Street Journal Windows XP Zero-day attack By ShannonPerry. Microsoft acknowledged a zero day vulnerability in Internet Explorer – the default web browser for many computers, laptops, and tablets – in a security advisory released last weekend. Vulnerable Internet Explorers include versions 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11.

Reset the Net Campaign


As of Tuesday June 3 rd , no mention of the mass surveillance protest could be found on the websites of the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Reuters, and CNN (among others). By ShannonPerry.

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Microsoft Removed Journal From Windows Due To Security Issues

Doctor Chaos

Last month, Fortinet researcher Honggang Ren discovered a heap overflow vulnerability in Windows Journal and reported it to Microsoft. This month, Microsoft released update KB3161102 and removed the Journal component from all versions of Windows because the file format used by Journal has been demonstrated to be susceptible to a number of security exploits.

Google Acquires Drone Maker Titan Aerospace


Big Data CTO DoD and IC Artificial intelligence Earth Facebook Google Internet access New Mexico Wall Street Journal By ShannonPerry. Young tech companies certainly do not shy away from innovation or acquisition. Two examples: this year, Facebook acquired virtual reality firm Oculus in an effort to develop new communication lines, and Google purchased DeepMind, pushing into the artificial intelligence sphere.

Additional Currencies and the Manual Journal

IT Toolbox

Accessing the additional currencies is not a straightforward task from the SAPGUI

The implications of the Universal Journal

IT Toolbox

I previously wrote how ASUG, their events arm Eventful and SAP have teamed up to produce some important content for the user community around SAP S/4HANA Financials. I'll dive a little deeper in this post regarding the meat of the content


Vidder: Securing business critical apps, transparently


and other members of the non-profit Cloud Security Alliance to develop specifications for SDP, as mentioned in a Wall Street Journal article. Bob Gourley. The biggest challenge corporations have today is stopping the cyberattack in cost-effective ways.

NSA Data Center Plagued by Electrical Problems

Data Center Knowledge

The Wall Street Journal reports that there have been 10 incidents of arc flash "meltdowns" that have damaged equipment. The NSA''s massive data center in Utah has been plagued by electrical problems that have delayed the opening of the facility.

Salesforce Names Amazon Its Preferred Cloud Provider

Data Center Knowledge

The announcement follows a report by the Wall Street Journal earlier this month that Salesforce was using AWS for infrastructure that underpins its new Internet of. Salesforce has officially named Amazon Web Services its preferred public cloud infrastructure provider, Amazon announced Wednesday. Amazon Cloud Computing Salesforce

Boeing Black Smartphone: Security, modularity and productivity


See the video at this link and embedded below: CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Mobile Android Boeing Boeing Black Dual SIM Federal Communications Commission Secure Digital Smartphone United States Wall Street Journal

China Oceanwide, IDG Capital to acquire Computerworld-parent IDG

ComputerWorld IT Management

China Oceanwide Holdings Group and China-based IDG Capital have agreed to acquire tech journalism pioneer International Data Group, publisher of Computerworld, PCWorld and hundreds of other tech publications worldwide. The size of the deal was not officially released, although a Wall Street Journal story put the price at less than $1 billion.

Reports: Apple is Building Its Own Content Delivery Network

Data Center Knowledge

Apple is building its own content delivery network (CDN) to deliver services to consumers, according to reports from Dan Rayburn and The Wall Street Journal.

The #1 Barrier To Effective Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

Former IBM Chairman and CEO, Lou Gerstner, reminds us of this in an excellent Wall Street Journal (WSJ) article: " The Culture Ate Our Corporate Reputation " Gerstner writes " what is critical to understand here is that people do not do what you expect but what you inspect.

Tech News Roundup May 9


Yelp, Google Hold Pointers to Fix Governments - Wall Street Journal. Twitter Bars Intelligence Agencies From Using Analytics Service - Wall Street Journal. Federal officer faces several murder charges in Maryland shooting deaths - Las Vegas Review-Journal. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker.

Fed Tech Roundup January 4


Journal. Vermillion remains positive on prospects to fill technology site - Sioux City Journal. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics in the federal technology ecosystem (from and ): "Fed Tech Ticker". Noblis CEO Amr ElSawy to Keynote 2016 CES Government Conference. ED's Top Tech Director Steps Down To Head Home - T.H.E. India deserves better than Mark Zuckerberg's watered-down Internet - Washington Post.

Micro Explanations For Nine Essential AI Technologies

Forrester IT

IBM Watson Health uses engineered knowledge in combination with a corpus of information that includes over 290 medical journals, textbooks, and drug databases to help oncologists choose the best treatment for their patients. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not one big, specific technology.

Congratulations to StartApp, CloudLock and ZoomInfo for 2015 Inc. 5000 Recognition

The Investing Edge

Furthermore; StartApp was the fastest growing company in New York, as reported by the New York Business Journal. We’d like to express our congratulations to our three current portfolio companies that made the Inc.

Phishing still fools people, but at least more are cautious

Network World

This was one finding from Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab in a study titled "Quantifying Phishing Susceptibility for Detection and Behavior Decisions" that published recently in the journal Human Factors. While people still have a really hard time telling the difference between legit and phishing emails, at least there is enough awareness of the phishing threat that many people will err on the side of caution when it comes to clicking on links.

Uber's Unicorn Ponzi Scheme

Forrester IT

According to the Wall Street Journal, Uber lost $800 million in its latest quarter,on revenues of $1.7 Sure, I use Uber. Sometimes its the only option, and sometimes the price justifies riding with a guy who knows less about his city than I do, and whose car cleanliness raises concerns about fungal infections. And sometimes its a huge win as it was recently for me after a nightmare business trip late at night, when I needed to get out to the distant northern burbs at 1am.