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Tinu Awopetu07/27/09
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NetBeans IDE 6.7.1 with JavaFX Now Available for Download!

The NetBeans Team is pleased to announce the release of NetBeans IDE 6.7.1, which supports the latest JavaFX SDK. Download NetBeans 6.7.1 (A JavaFX-only download bundle is also available.) NetBeans IDE 6.7.1 is an update to NetBeans IDE 6.7 and includes the...

Rick Ross02/14/08
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Welcome to DZone's new IndicZone community for Indian IT Pros

Let me welcome all of you to the new DZone community for one of the most important and fastest growing groups in the worldwide IT scene: Indian developers and IT professionals. No matter where you look, if something interesting is happening on the IT and...

Adi Gaskell07/28/14
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The impact of interruptions at work

Interruptions seem a central part of modern working life. Whether it’s open plan offices or the influx of digital tools into the workplace, a distraction never seems far away. Indeed, studies have suggested that the average office worker is interrupted six times every hour.

Interact Intran...07/28/14
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Collaborative intranet tools you can even use on a train

Earlier this year CrossCountry shared a live tour of their intranet. it was amazing for two key reasons 1) Malcolm Cotterell and Kate Barnes are amazing, they do incredible work and are great to learn from and 2) I didn’t make a cheesy joke about trains and user journeys…I was doing so well.

Adi Gaskell07/28/14
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Crowdsourcing political activism

The Arab Spring was largely touted as the dawn of a new age of social media driven activism, whereby people would no longer require official channels to communicate and co-ordinate their efforts, with social and mobile platforms giving them a speed and reach that was hitherto unavailable to them.

Highq Collaborate07/28/14
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5 things about cloud software IT managers need to know

Technology is the backbone of how most organisations today run, yet IT departments are under increasing pressure to streamline their spending while increasing their output.

Adi Gaskell07/28/14
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How to transmit power through your words

It’s easy to believe that power and influence can be communicated via your status within your oganization, or perhaps the salary you earn.  A new study suggests however that power can be something much more under our own control.

Adi Gaskell07/27/14
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Parking spaces and the crowd

The application of crowds for the efficient allocation of car parking spaces has been something of a hot topic in recent weeks. Central to the hubub has been a stir created by peer to peer apps MonkeyParking and ParkModo, who have both been embroiled in legal issues surrounding their operations.

Christopher Taylor07/27/14
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Marketing is leading the digital revolution

Every revolution has its vanguard. Throughout technology’s history, that vanguard has been the part of an organization willing to invest for one or both of two reasons: it is having significant trouble with the status quo or it has a compelling vision that things could be done in a new, better way.

Adi Gaskell07/27/14
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Eli Lilly bring gamification to drug development

There have numerous initiatives aiming to deploy gamification principles to scientific endavours in recent years. I’ve written about a few of these games on the blog before, with Phylo produced by McGill in a bid to increase the understanding of genetic research.

Adi Gaskell07/26/14
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Study reveals the key skills for workplace success

Earlier this summer a report by the Economist Intelligence Unit explored the skills required of recent university graduates, and whether they were entering the workforce with those skills or not.

Highq Collaborate07/26/14
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Solutions spotlight: Trademark portfolio management

This is part of our series of Solutions Spotlight blog posts demonstrating custom solutions that can be built within HighQ Collaborate using the iSheets module.

Adi Gaskell07/26/14
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Turning to the crowd to name newly discovered planets

Last year one of the more bizarre stories of the summer emerged, with news that a site had been created to help parents to name their baby. Of course, such sites are plentiful on the web, but this one was different in that it would essentially crowdsource the whole affair.

Adi Gaskell07/25/14
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Do doctors know what patients know?

For much of medical history, the physician has held all of the cards when it comes to information and knowledge. You would go to the doctor and more often than not have little information to accompany you, and little choice but to blindly follow whatever your doctor told you.

Highq Collaborate07/25/14
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Talk to investors, raise funds, and research the market in a single secure space

Investment funds come in numerous shapes and sizes. Mutual, pension, hedge, ETF and the list goes on.

Adi Gaskell07/25/14
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Using the crowd to improve GPS

Maps have been tapping into insights from the crowd for a little while now. Collaborate.org is one of the more adventurous attempts. The project, which was launched at the Future in Review conference last year aims to bring geospatial data to the masses via over 2 million different data layers that can be overlaid on top of maps.

Graeme Bodys07/25/14
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Delighted to announce….

We are going to USA in August on a for a 2 week trip for business development and investment. We will be meeting customers, new prospects & some investor meetings with venture capital firms.

Paul Andrews07/25/14
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What Facebook's News Feed Changes Mean for Your Business

As more and more businesses start realising the potential for marketing on social media platforms like Facebook, the company itself has begun to make a few small tweaks and changes to how news is ranked and shared.

Mike Bushong07/25/14
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What is 25 Gigabit Ethernet and why would you want it?

Just when you got used to ethernet speeds being a nice decimal based system where we simply add zeros every few years, someone threw in 40GbE a few years ago. And that’s ok, powers of two we can deal with, but 25?

Adi Gaskell07/24/14
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The sharing economy comes to car insurance

Car insurance does come across as one of the more obvious applications of the sharing economy model that has taken so many industries by storm.