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A genius little list of ideas to stop apologizing for your existence at work

Quartz at Work--So sorry for bothering you—but this story could actually be helpful?
November 04, 2018 Go to Quartz at Work

How Google's 11-Word Pitch Wowed Investors and Changed the World

Inc.com--Grab your listener's attention with one short, vivid, and memorable headline.
November 02, 2018 Go to Inc.com

Analytics experts converge in Orlando - Utility Analytics Institute

Utility Analytics Institute--There’s little doubt that today’s utilities have entered the age of Big Data — and Big Analytics. From customer experience ratings to SAIDI and CAIDI numbers, from equipment operations data to weather metrics, most if not all utilities...
November 02, 2018 Go to Utility Analytics Institute

TanaCon Organizer Files For Bankruptcy, Will Release His Own Documentary About Ill-Fated Event

Tubefilter--Michael Weist, the 22-year-old CEO of Good Times Entertainment -- which helped organize TanaCon alongside Mongeau -- announced yesterday in a press release that he is premiering his own documentary chronicling the lead-up to the dubious convention and why things ultimately went awry.
October 30, 2018 Go to Tubefilter

New Sam's Club Store Will Be A Mobile-First, AI-Powered Tech Lab

retailtouchpoints--Sam’s Club is set to open its Sam’s Club Now store in Dallas, designed as a real-world technology innovation lab. The store will test technologies inc...
October 30, 2018 Go to retailtouchpoints

Twitch Announces A Swath Of New Creator Tools And Expansions To Its Esports Program - Tubefilter

Tubefilter--This past weekend, at its annual TwitchCon gathering, Twitch unveiled a range of new and upcoming tools, including two large expansions of its esports program, that are meant to help creators find, connect with, and grow their audiences.
October 29, 2018 Go to Tubefilter

Forget Watson, the Red Hat acquisition may be the thing that saves IBM

TechCrunch--With its latest $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat, IBM may have found something more elementary than “Watson” to save its flagging business. Though the acquisition of Red Hat  is by no means a guaranteed victory for the Armonk, N.Y.-based computing company that has had more downs than …
October 29, 2018 Go to TechCrunch

IBM buys Linux giant Red Hat to thrive in the cloud

Engadget--It could become a powerhouse in open source computing, too.
October 28, 2018 Go to Engadget