Previews & Reviews

The Switch: Nintendo America’s COO, Reggie Fils-Aime, Makes the Power Play!

The Switch: Nintendo America’s COO, Reggie Fils-Aime, Makes the Power Play!

Will a world of gamers make The Switch, Nintendo’s newest, “Transformers-like” device that can shape-shift into a handheld, mobile player or dock out at your big screen home port, the power player of your gaming experience, both home and away?

Thus far. the market has answered that question very positively. In the first two days of sales, […]

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Calendar Synchronicity! BusyCal 3 Syncs iCloud, Google Calendar, Exchange and iOS. That’s Life!

Calendar Synchronicity! BusyCal 3 Syncs iCloud, Google Calendar, Exchange and iOS. That’s Life!

According to Pythagoras, the number 3, which he called a triad, is the noblest of all digits. Everything in the universe has a three-part structure, he stated, and every problem in the universe can be reduced diagrammatically to a triangle and the number three.

In developing great software, version 3.0 also holds special significance. It represents a kind of […]

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Sir Tim Berners-Lee Premieres ForEveryone.Net at SIFF

Sir Tim Berners-Lee Premieres ForEveryone.Net at SIFF

When Sir Tim Berners-Lee drafted a proposal in 1989 for a different kind of computer network that he named the World Wide Web (not the runner-up name which was “Mesh”), he became a “founding father” on a scale that would surpass even Broadway’s Alexander “Hamilton.”  

Could he have envisioned how his brainchild would transform the worlds […]

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Baseball Wearables: Can Seattle Mariners Stretch Internet Lead into Runs & Wins?

Baseball Wearables: Can Seattle Mariners Stretch Internet Lead into Runs & Wins?

Can Seattle’s industrious lead on the basepaths of Internet technology spell an offline advantage for the stalwart Mariners each time they take the field in the 2016 major league season?

We’re not talking the FitBit, Nike Fuelband or Jawbone. Neither will the Apple Watch or Android Gear make an appearance at home plate anytime this year. They are all […]

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IID’s Cyberthreat Insight Tool Turns Net Into Dragnet

IID’s Cyberthreat Insight Tool Turns Net Into Dragnet

IID Launches Rapid Insight, Tool to Simultaneously Search Multiple Sources in One Place for Cyberthreat Indicators 

Fortune 100 companies and government agencies already using Rapid Insight to gather contextual information about threats.

IID, the source for clear cyberthreat intelligence, today announced the launch of a new threat indicator research tool, Rapid […]

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Amazon Leadership Principles On the Wall vs. Hitting the Wall

Amazon Leadership Principles On the Wall vs. Hitting the Wall

Amazon has issued a robust response to criticism leveled in a NY Times article citing management insensitivity and a deficit in leadership training.  Countering the claims was none other than CEO Jeff Bezos plus the voices of a plethora of Amazon employees.  

Ironically, Amazon elevates its employee Leadership Principles as inspirational and suitable for wall hanging.

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A New Era for Windows Starts with 10

A New Era for Windows Starts with 10

Windows 10 is available to users in 190 countries as a free upgrade or with new PCs and tablets. Touted as the most secure Windows ever, the new OS is delivered as a service and kept automatically up-to-date with innovations and security updates.  Innovations such as Cortana, an Xbox app and Microsoft Edge are all in the package.

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WTIA’s Full ConTech Conference Set to Take On Region’s Top Challenges

WTIA’s Full ConTech Conference Set to Take On Region’s Top Challenges

Former SuperSonics Head Coach Lenny Wilkens to Tip-off Bracket-Style Tournament

The Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA), Washington state’s unifying voice for the technology community, has announced Full ConTech, the Pacific Northwest’s newest event that will bring together hundreds of all-stars from across the tech, education, business, and government sectors to develop a playbook […]

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Wacom Refining Best-in-Class for E-Signature Technology

Wacom Refining Best-in-Class for E-Signature Technology

Wacom® has introduced a full HD resolution pen display – DTU-1141 – for private and public business entities seeking a best-in-class solution for viewing and filling out full-sized eDocuments and signing them electronically. Today, many banks, hospitals, insurance companies, public sector departments and retail stores require customers to sign documents directly at the counter or point of […]

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Seattle Is Now A SpaceX Port to Mars

Seattle Is Now A SpaceX Port to Mars

Martian Chronicles, Chapter One [Dateline: Seattle, Wa, 1/2015]:

As federal and state officials sipped champagne from SpaceX logo-etched glasses, alongside a raft of recruitable aerospace engineers at Seattle’s Fisher Pavilion beneath the Seattle Space Needle, serial entrepreneur and tech billionaire Elon Musk shed new light on on his plans for a SpaceX engineering office […]

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