Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Social Network: 13 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Take Away

I’ve seen “The Social Network” twice and plan on seeing it again at least two more times. I am taken by this movie. It took me about a week to understand consciously why. There is so much jammed into this … Continue reading

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Women in computer science

2011 Google EMEA Travel and Conference Grants for female computer scientists As part of Google’s ongoing commitment to encouraging women to excel in computing and technology, we are pleased to offer Google EMEA Travel and Conference Grants to encourage more … Continue reading

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Measure Anything, Measure Everything

Posted by Ian Malpass | Filed under data, engineering, infrastructure If Engineering at Etsy has a religion, it’s the Church of Graphs. If it moves, we track it. Sometimes we’ll draw a graph of something that isn’t moving yet, just … Continue reading

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Toshiba begins NFC SIM mass production

By Sarah Clark • 9 February 2011, 12:55 Toshiba has announced it has now completed testing of an NFC UIM, a user identity module that can be used in both CDMA2000 NFC phones and as a SIM card for GSM … Continue reading

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Dialed up: the rapid launch and growth of Click-to-Call

2/09/2011 08:56:00 AM This post is the first in our series profiling entrepreneurial Googlers working on products across the company and around the world. Here, you’ll get an in-depth look at how one of our most successful mobile advertising features … Continue reading

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Google’s Recruiter on How to Build a Superstar Team

Todd Carlisle: Ask job seekers the right questions. Q: How can I create a superstar team? For Todd Carlisle, Google’s staffing manager and a guy who deals with 3,000 résumés daily, it’s simple: Hire people who would have fit in … Continue reading

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BP’s Pursuit of Cost-Cutting Led to Gulf Spill, Lawyers Say

February 05, 2011, 12:01 PM EST More From Businessweek Galleon, Barclays, Primary Global, SAP-Oracle in Court News Union Carbide $322 Million Asbestos Verdict Put on Hold Murdoch Faces Six U.K. Probes, Called for Parliament Hearing BearingPoint Directors to Face Lawsuit … Continue reading

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