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President Obama's Science Advisor Discusses Climate Change And More With John Markoff

New York Times science reporter, John Markoff, grilled President Obama's director of the

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 12, 2013
Last comment by nicky, on Apr 21, 2017 at 1:59 am |
4 comments | 68197 Views

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Analyze data yourself with R - a fast growing language for statistics, forecasting and graphs

Data are everywhere. With today's powerful smartphones, tablets and computers anyone, from school children to seniors, can learn how to analyze and make graphics...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 20, 2017 at 2:04 pm | 9 comments | 17285 Views

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Intuit's Cook Campus Center wins LEED Gold Award for sustainability

Intuit employees have a new campus center that features cafeteria, gym, coffee shop, conference rooms and cozy alcoves, as well as outdoor spaces for dining and...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by roland, on Aug 31, 2013 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 14604 Views

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Well-financed Blue Jeans Network enhances Salesforce Chatter with Cloud-based Video-Conferencing

In 1984, AT&T provided email as an emerging technology to athletes in the Los Angeles Olympics. The year before, in the research arm of the company, I wrote...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Nov. 20, 2013
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Will Smart TVs Succeed At Last? Google Hopes So With Android TV

Do you have time to watch TV or do you spend time on smart phones, tablets and laptops? TV survives, because it provides a shared experience and is simple to use.

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jul 8, 2014 at 2:09 pm |
9 comments | 12104 Views

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11th-hour donation saves Hacker Dojo

After a months of fundraising, a last-minute, $57,000 donation has spared Hacker Dojo a city clampdown over code violations. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/show_...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by DC, on Dec 2, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 7 comments | 11556 Views

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StartX moves temporarily to Mountain View and gets $3.6M from Stanford

StartX, the accelerator for Stanford-affiliated entrepreneurs has moved from its base in AOL offices to 520 San Antonio Road, previously occupied by Fundly, for...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by tod ford, on Sep 30, 2013 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 10625 Views

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Intuit acquires BooRah's search technology

BooRah, see September article, announced Friday that it is now part of Intuit. BooRah helps diners find restaurants...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Apr 20, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 9910 Views

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Frustrated user asks "How do I remove myself from Plaxo?"

In April 2007, I wrote about Plaxo - a service that helps people keep their address books up-to-date. Now, 18 months later, a reader asks "How do I cancel...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Sep. 16, 2008
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Catch Katie on Ustream

What does an Army officer think about while serving in Iraq? John Ham wondered how he could send live videos to his friends and family back home. Read the full...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by qa, on Jul 9, 2016 at 9:07 am | 3 comments | 8878 Views

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Google Wave Robots Automate Messages

Last night, Google's Seth Covitz gave an excellent presentation on Google Wave to the Silicon Valley Google Technology User Group....

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 2, 2009
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They've got game

The concept behind uWink is simple enough: Offer eating and computer gaming, both favorite local pastimes, under one roof. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.p...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jan 17, 2009 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 8666 Views

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Brave new world for photo sharing

Photo sharing and viewing is undergoing a revolution. Facebook's plan to buy Instagram developer Burbn for $1 billion in stock and cash underscores how valuable...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Apr 27, 2012 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 8581 Views

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My favorite browser - Opera

Check out Opera - it's becoming my favorite browser. Has your default browser changed in the last 6 months? Mine is still Firefox - but Opera is good for...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by marc isaac potter, on Oct 1, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 8472 Views

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Download NodeXL to create stunning graphical analyses of your email, social networks and more....

Marc Smith, Chief Social Scientist at Telligent Systems, who spent 10 years at Microsoft gave a presentation at the CIO IT Exec Forum...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Aug. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 8172 Views

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Qik CEO Ramu Sunkara gives Oxford MBA students advice at the Computer History Museum

Ramu Sunkara, CEO, shared his experiences in starting Qik, a streaming video company, with University of Oxford MBA students at the

Original post made by Angela Hey on Apr. 9, 2009
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How are seniors using technology in Mountain View?

There's so much that can be done for seniors with technology from video chats to exercise to photo sharing. What are your views on technologies that help older...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by 88, on Jul 9, 2016 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 7997 Views

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MobileIron Helps Companies Manage Mobile Devices, the CTIA Helps Individuals Report Stolen Devices

In April 2012, the Cellular Technology Industry Association (CTIA), the Federal Communications Commission and telephone companies...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Nov. 27, 2013
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Google founder Larry Page sees many wireless business opportunities

Google's co-founder, Larry Page, sees multiple opportunities for wireless products and services. He was speaking with Federal Communications Commission (FCC)...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Dec 2, 2008 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 7752 Views

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Windows Mobile in Mountain View - do you have a new app?

My article this week is on Microsoft's competition for Windows Mobile apps. Do you have a favorite application...

Original post made by Angela Hey on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by a, on Jul 27, 2016 at 12:06 pm | 12 comments | 7678 Views
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Best Of Mountain View ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Mountain View" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Mountain View Voice.

VOTE HERE