Monday, July 02, 2012 8:46:00 AM
If you want to get a good sense of an era’s history and culture, one good place to start is that era’s most popular college majors. Take, for example, the subjects students studied at Stanford University between 1955 and today.
In the... Read More
Monday, July 02, 2012 8:44:00 AM
Some M&A activity among those companies that work behind the scenes so that carriers can continue to deliver your apps, streamed music, phone calls and texts without a hitch: the network testing company Ixia has announced that it will... Read More
Monday, July 02, 2012 8:41:00 AM
Here’s a quick look at some startups and other new launches in recruiting, human resources, and sourcing.
JobVidi is a “social network for jobs.” It’s explained here, and allows people to log in using their LinkedIn profiles.... Read More
Friday, June 29, 2012 9:29:00 AM
Canadian telecom Research in Motion took a substantial hit during its first fiscal quarter of 2013 with a non-GAAP loss of $0.37 per share on only $2.81 billion of revenue, numbers that are drastically lower than anticipated results from... Read More
Friday, June 29, 2012 9:27:00 AM
Forget the applications like video and audio streaming, or the built-in speakers. The most noteworthy feature of Google's new Nexus Q device may be this: It's made in the United States.
When Google rolled out the device at its... Read More
Friday, June 29, 2012 9:24:00 AM
The social recruiting hype went huge and has not burst, but mobile has followed a stealth, almost, cult adoption. Over the next 12 months the continued convergence of mobile and social will catapult mobile to the front of recruiters’... Read More
Thursday, June 28, 2012 9:33:00 AM
Former T-Mobile USA chief executive Philipp Humm has joined Vodafone Group, after leaving the company less than 24 hours ago.
The Deutsche Telekom-owned company issued a statement yesterday announcing Humm's immediate... Read More
Thursday, June 28, 2012 9:27:00 AM
As an old proverb goes, politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax — it softens us. Being respectful to fellow straphangers and travelers can make trips more pleasant for everyone and in the case of tech etiquette, a little can... Read More
Thursday, June 28, 2012 9:17:00 AM
CornellNYC Tech, the high-tech campus opening in New York City this fall, has announced its first academic hire: Dr. Deborah Estrin, a renowned professor of computer science whose speciality is networked sensing, which uses mobile phones and... Read More
Thursday, June 28, 2012 8:18:00 AM
Just about all of us are familiar withMaslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Abraham Maslow was a mid-20th century psychologist who studied the behavior of high-performing individuals. In a 1943 paper, he suggested that people make fundamental and... Read More