Saturday, October 18, 2014

Aweekstweets October 11-18 2014: the week the mall and mag relaunched

Announcing relaunched #IBM Data magazine ( ). More visually, socially, & intellectually engaging resource for data pros

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Shadowplay by Joy Division from Unknown Pleasures JK--Title reminds me of Javanese wayang. The shadowplay of politics

What is it with idiots at the gym who ask if they can “break in” when you’re on a piece of equipment? This is just rude. Wait your turn!

Good week. I don’t recall anything about it. But it was good. I feel it in my bones.

Totally grooving to brand-new LA Fitness @ brand-new Springfield Town Center. Much better than th noisy poorly maintained Landmark facility

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Almost Like The Blues by Leonard Cohen from Popular Problems JK--2014. He's 80 years old. Keeps doing cool stuff.

"Biology, Deceit & Security in Internet of Things" ( ) JK--Interesting discussion. Large attack surface. Like your skin

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Sometimes by James from Laid JK--1993. A good 90s FM radio memory.

Engaging customer as individ? Quantification of student performance p1:  p2:  Fri #IBMDataMag qh

When did "vanish" vanish and "went missing" take its place in the language? Explain why vanish went missing.

My "meh list" includes editorials ending w/"please share your thoughts" & entertainment content ending w/"enjoy." Must readers be prompted?

"11 Ways Data Has Changed How We Travel" ( ) JK--Cool time-travelogue through the evolving infofabric o human mobility.

Caltech's comprehensive machine-learning video library: 

"12 things I hate about #Hadoop" ( ) JK--List of @acoliver peeves is deep in the weeds of the elephant's habitat

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Please Don't Let Me Be So Understood by Tweedy from Sukierae JK--2014. Great one from the Wilco dude & his son.

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Am I Safe by Ryan Adams from Ryan Adams JK--2014. Wow! What a great new song from this prolific artist!

#BigData ethics? Diff btwn targetd segmentation & discrim profiling p1  p2  Thurs #IBMDataMag qh

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Teardrop by Massive Attack from Mezzanine JK--1998. Unmistakable voice of Cocteau Twins' Elizabeth Fraser. Laid bare

New #IBM jk blog: "Collaborations and correlations in the common cause" ( )

"Machine Learning Workflow" ( ) JK--Covering supervised learning methods. Good overview. Good graphic.

"Gartner Debunks Five of the Biggest Data Myths" ( ) JK--Good roll-up. I second their debunk of all 5.

"How Analytics Helping To Predict Blockbusters" ( ) JK--Online services give more granularity into viewer propensities

"4 Self-Study Machine Learning Projects" ( ) JK--Good discussion of autodidactic on-ramps to ML skill acquisition

"Big Thinkers. #BigData. Big Opportunity: LinkedIn Economic Graph Challenge" ( ) JK--Global. Map talent 2 opportunities

" #BigData and Quantified Self-Awareness" ( ) JK--Good piece by Jim Harris on cultural peril o ubiquitous self-tracking

Join me et al for #IBM #makedatawork tweetchat Demystifying the Data Refinery Wed Oct 22 1-2pm ET  . Be there. Aloha.

Finished Patti Smith “Just Kids.” Beautiful, tender, sober, loving reminiscence and homage to her first love. A work of pure heart & soul.

RT @CloudExpo: Big Data Potential in Helping Secure Internet of Things  @jameskobielus #BigData #IoT #InternetOfThings

Headed to #ibminsight? Watch this video and be sure to take InsightGo with you!  #ibmblu

Why #UofT Loves #IBMBLU: Faster, Smaller, & Simpler in Only a Few Hours - Tue Oct 28, 10- 11 am at #IBMInsights 

Adoption Guidelines & Lessons Learned @ Coca-Cola Bottling Company: Mon Oct 27, 3:30-4:30 pm at #IBMInsights  #ibmblu

Join the next #DB2Night Show @iqbalgoralwalla talks about his experiences with DB2 "Cancun Release" & shadow tables - 

Reporting #headaches on #OLTP systems? Cured with Shadow tables in the new #DB2 10.5 "Cancun Release"! 

98% faster access to business data & 50% faster response times in #SAP ERP for @BALLUFF with #IBMBLU: 

.@Balluff gains 7X fast insight into critical data for better business decisions   #PowerSystems #IBMBLU

Find out how @Balluff gained a faster insight into critical data for better decision making.  #ibmblu

Why clients like @Balluf love how BLU Acceleration made a huge difference to their business -  #BI #analytics

#UOFT uses #ibmblu for fast data insights on global recruitment efforts. Just another way #ibmblu enhances business! 

Showdown: IBM DB2 10.5 with BLU Acceleration vs. Oracle 12c In-Memory Option  #ibmblu #Oracle #analytics #database

How does DB2 stack up to the competition? Join us Thurs at 12:30p EDT to find out. Register:  #oow14 #db2 #Oracle

Sharing successes from the Internet of Things: What 3 companies are doing.  #IoTWF #ibmiot

Another of these "we noticed U haven't downloaded our whitepaper" emails. Geez. I've also noticed I haven't climbed Mt. Everest. What of it?

" #BigData for social good" ( ) JK-- #IBM Courtney Pallotta on the Big Data for Social Good Challenge. Sign up now!

Prepping for IBM Insight 2014 in Vegas. By "prepping," I mean practicing my Elvis moves in the mirror. Viva Big Data! 

Drafted next #IBM jk blog: "Collaborations and Correlations in the Common Cause."

Create an app for social good using #Hadoop  ( ) #Hadoop4Good #BigData Challenge

Use city data sets and make an app for positive change. Coding starts 11/10/14  #Hadoop4Good #IBM #BigData

Use your developer skills & create an app 4 social good.  ( ) #Hadoop4Good #BigDataChallenge

Sometimes, #developers need 2 train like athletes. Chip & Jason take coding 4 social good to new level.  #Hadoop4Good

Are you training as much as developers Chip & Jason are for @IBM #Hadoop4Good Challenge? VIDEOLINK #Hadoop4Good

Finger obstacle course? Chk. Coding & push ups? Double chk. Developers, up 4 #Hadoop4Good Challenge? 

Do you have what it takes to out-develop Chip & Jason?  #Hadoop4Good #Hadoop #bigdata

Learn about strategy for optimizing Internet of Things. Watch live IoT World Forum keynote –10/15, 3:15pmCT:  #ibmiot

Big identity? Facial recog, deep learning & end o anonymity in public p1  p2  Wed #IBMDataMag qh

" #IBM and SAP Partner to Accel Ent Cloud Adoption" ( ) JK--SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud on IBM Cloud Mgd Svcs & SoftLayer

" #IBM Extends Bluemix w/Cloud Service for IoT" ( ) JK--New IBM Internet of Things Foundation svc for biz IoT app dev

#Temporal #datamanagement is an intrinsic feature of any mature #datawarehousing governance & stewardship practice 

More “Insight” into the present & future of #analytic #databases at #IBMInsight 2014  @IBMDataWH Blog by @rahulag80

What does the future hold for #analytic #databases?  “#IBMInsight – 2014”  : @rahulag80 Blog for @IBMDataWH

One of the key goals of #IBM #datawarehouse modernization is to *NOT* put additional load on the #RDBMS  @IBMDataWH

#Northwestern Mutual improved its #data analytics & ability to provide faster insights with #IBMBLU  @IBMDataWH

Typical morning. A handful of PR types reading my stuff emailing me "story ideas" about their clients' stuff. Do PR people look at bylines?

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Let's Dance by David Bowie from Best of Bowie JK--1983. Late great blues-rocker Stevie Ray Vaughan on guitar.

ISIS. At least it rhymes with “crisis.” Topical songs and doggerel much easier to bang out, Mark and/or Nipsey Russell-grade.

Stretching my head into some advanced mathematics relevant to big-data analytic programming models. Stretching till all my membranes ache.

#Hadoop uber-alles? Data modeling...U'll still need 2 pay ETL piper p1  p2  Tues #IBMDataMag qh

" #BigData digest: Set your happiness gadget to bliss" ( ) JK--Allende invented big data? New Yorker needs factcheckers

Lots of interesting "I didn't realize she knew" revelations in Patti Smith "Just Kids." Janis Joplin, for example. Janis called Patti "Poet"

" #IBM Insight Internet of Things Adventurer’s Challenge Weekend" ( ) JK--Deep dive Oct 26 11am (pacific) #IBMDataMag

"Accelerating Insight to Support Regulatory Compliance" ( ) JK--Case study vid: DB2 w/BLU for compliance #IBMDataMag

"Strategy Shifts 4 Analytics & Transaction Processing" ( ) JK--#IBM ITG reports: DB2 cost-benefit analysis #IBMDataMag

"The CDO Perspective" ( ) JK--Video: Learn more about transformation from chief data officers #IBMDataMag

"Reimagining the Business of Data" ( ) JK--#IBM Chief Data Officer whitepaper. Download: 

"What Does Wedding Ring Have in Common with Tablet?" ( ). Come to #IBM Insight & find out. Reg: 

Hear former MythBusters host Grant Imahara keynote #IBM Insight 2014 ( ) #IBMDataMag. Register: 

"Target Behav in Real Time 4 Effectiv Outcomes Pt 2" ( ) JK--Sathi Thomas Sathi & Vora conclude 2-pt series #IBMDataMag

"Exploring a Public Open Data Proj Pt 2" ( ) JK--Jennifer Shin on pitfalls to avoid when using openFDA API #IBMDataMag

"Agony & Ecstasy of Scalable Disaster Recovery" ( ) JK--D.Birmingham on #IBM PureData System for Analytics #IBMDataMag

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Black Flowers by Yo La Tengo from I Am Not Afraid of You & I Will Beat Your Ass JK--2006. One of gr8st LP titles ever

Distracted driving laws. If lawmakers wanted to curtail things that distract drivers, they'd also ban car radios, cupholders, and passengers

Bought & downloaded Stuart Moxham's EP "Six Winter Mornings." Six songs. All of them like a crackling fireplace glow to warm your soul over

Whew! I am so relieved that Kim Jong Eun has made his first public appearance in over a month. Wait. No. What am I saying?

Drafted latest #IBM blog: "What's Keeping Data Science from Playing a More Central Role in Public Policy?"

"Discrimination drives the need for ethics in #bigdata" ( ) JK--Good comprehensive, careful analysis by Richard Lee.

Please don't say data was "mined" when U simply mean "analyzed." And don't give "mined" a perilous spin, as if discussing, say, land mines

Stuart Moxham "Blue Loop" ( ) JK--I'm a Moxham fanatic, but this I've never heard till now. Quite nice. Love his voice

"Disruption Coming For MDM: Hub of Context" ( ) JK-- @FORR_Mgoetz discusses graph analytics in master data mgt context

"Portland enlists #bigdata to make biking safer" ( ) JK--Using cyclist data collected from Strava, GPS-pwrd app

"Algo Predicts Neighborhood Crime Rate Using Google Street View" ( ) JK--And also finds unlabeled McDonald's outlets

"Next Step in Securing Border: Fido & Smart-Sensor Collar" ( ) JK--Real-time canine olfactory-arousal handler-alerting

"CDC Tracks Cell Phone Location Data to Halt Ebola" ( ) JK--Tracking geog distrib of dialing to emergency call centers

Kylin: open source distrib analytics engine from eBay w/ SQL i/f for multi-dim OLAP on #Hadoop 

"Guest Post: Are You Pouring Pollution into the Data Lake?" ( ) JK-- #Gartner @merv @databeyer give their take on this

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Orange Sky by Alexi Murdoch from Live on KEXP JK--Soulwarming autumnal feel to this classic acoustic love song.

Bugs Bunny "Hare We Go" ( ) JK--1951. Wherein Christopher Columbus is an "otsamottawitchoo" Chico Marx soundalike.

Smarter cities? p1:  p2:  p3:  Monday #IBMDataMag quick-hit

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Mi Baby by Marisel from Chicas : Spanish Female Singers 62-74 JK--Me gusta esta cancion. Un poquito Dusty Springfield

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Jesus Built My Hotrod (Short Pusilanimous So-They-Can-Fit-Mor-Comercials-on-th-Radio edit) by Ministry JK--Gr8 title!

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp On Fire by Sebadoh from Harmacy JK--Deep song about deeply conflicted impulses. Very autumnal sort of brooding mood.

Having a so-called bucket list is nonsense. Th assumption is that you need external things to make your life complete. When internal is all

RT @Skepticscalpel: I predict airport screening for Ebola will be as effective as asking people if anyone else packed their bags.

Tattoos. The more skin area they cover the more I wonder about the psychology of a person who would voluntarily disfigure him or herself.

Mainstream journalists now slap “big” onto humdrum data analytics stories that none o them would’ve covered just a few years ago. Progress?

Britain has a “Serious Fraud Office.” I hope they establish a Comical Fraud Office and put John Cleese in charge of it.

Paleo diet? No, thanks. Mastodon meat is too gamey for my tastes.

High up on my "meh list": attempts at written humor that milk th potential o auto-correct to put people in awkward but salvageable positions

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp I Wanna Be Adored by The Raveonettes from single JK--Cool cover of great Stone Roses song.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Aweekstweets October 5-11 2014: the week I pulled your chain

Jacket and sweater weather. Good. I love Fall.

Saturday. Fall. The mall. The community’s here. All.

No, it’s not standard in high-tech to tie pay raises to whether the employee has good “karma.”

Jay Leno. Glad he’s getting Mark Twain Prize. He was consistently funny on the Tonight Show. In spite of th nastiness critics lobbed his way

"Cognitive Computing to Transform Travel—All Over Again" ( ) JK--Discusses WayBlazer's use of #IBM #Watson

Online culture leaves you with th constant feeling that every day in every way somebody or something everywhere is trying to pull your chain

"Scientists in Sweden Hide Bob Dylan Lyrics in Their Papers" ( ) JK--Stuff lab denizens do to ward off the arctic blues

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Garden of Serenity by Ramones from Loud, Fast Ramones JK--Good hard rocker outside their signature punk sound

Stevie Wonder "As" ( ) JK--1976. From "Songs in the Key of Life." My fave from this LP. Oddly underplayed on radio

Drafted latest #IBM #Dataversity column: " #BigData is Not the Death Knell of ETL."

I'd like to suggest that airlines rebrand their frequent-flyer programs as credit-card-solicitation services on wings.

"Netflix spends $150M on content recomms per yr" ( ) JK--French want 2 check their algos 4 US bias? Where's Hollywood?

"On the Computational Complexity of MapReduce" ( ) JK--Sounds interesting, but the mathematics are beyond me.

"All Models of Learning have Flaws" ( ) JK--Interesting tabular comparison o algorithmic approaches to machine learning

#BigData discovery? Shining analytical light deeply into dark data p1:  p2:  Fri #IBMDataMag qh

Hear former Discovery Channel MythBusters host @grantimahara explain at #IBMInsight how data dispels urban legends 

"Unlocking #BigData: Lessons Learnd From God Particle" ( ) JK--Music composed from Higgs particle collision measuremnts

"Manager-machine: analytics, AI, and uncertain future of mgmt" ( ) JK--Good historical longview on recent rebirth of AI

"Value o Accuracy in Predictive Analytics" ( ) JK--Can you predict whether "projectile" will actually hit its "target"?

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Ambling Alp by Yeasayer from Odd Blood JK--2010. Late prizefighter Max Schmeling makes a cameo.

Dreams and themes. Dreams get more annoying as U age. Same banal themes as in childhood. It's as if HR Puf'n'Stuf replays nitely in yr head

"LinkedIn's Data Science Secret: Yr Hidden Org Chart" ( ) JK--Builds social graphs of job titles vs skills vs interXns

"Neglected Machine Learning Ideas" ( ) JK--Really good discussion. Worth further perusal.

"Making Sense of Public Data: Wrangling Jeopardy" ( ) JK--Profiling game show's knowldge base from open historical data

"Interpretable vs Powerful Predictive Models : Why Need Both" ( ) JK--Deep analysis is useless is you can't explain it

I construe the phrase "Hadoop alternative" in the same way I regard a lifestyle as "alternative." Not necessarily better. Just alternative.

"IoT & Wisdom o Things" ( ) JK--Collective info from sensors, measrmnt devs & humans can be aggreg 2 extract gr8r value

New #IBM jk blog: "Distributing data science brainpower more equitably among the haves and have-nots" ( )

Talent analytics? part 1:  part 2:  #IBMDataMag Thursday quick-hit

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp I've Waited For So Long by The Juan MacLean from In A Dream JK--2014. One of my fave new club/dance songs of year

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp U Know by Prince from Art Official Age JK--2014. Nice new smooth sexy soul number from this veteran popstar.

This is going to sound reductively dumb but it's true: One sinew of good writing is to always thread the pronoun-antecedent needle carefully

Catch me at Ignite dev@Insight, Mandalay Bay, LV, Sun Oct 26 4:30pm-5:15pm: "Data science is not a magic wand for diagnosing global warming"

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Rent I Pay by Spoon from They Want My Soul JK--2014. Excellent album. Probably their best. I'm going to get this one.

New #IBM jk blog: "Governance, Stewardship, & Quality of Temporal Data in a #DataWarehousing Context" ( )

Reading, writing, thinking. A steady diet of brain-nourishing activity. Do it daily. Wards off the blues. Keeps you productive, internally

Cool. On same day, library got 2 books I’ve been meaning to read: DF Wallace “Infinite Jest” & Patti Smith “Just Kids.” Checked em both out

"The future of artificial intelligence: Will computers take your job?" ( ) JK--Fearmongering. Shades of Ned Ludd.

" #BigData burnout looms as data scientists hit by work-related stress" ( ) JK--How is this a new trend? Same old grind

"The Ultimate Wearable? It's 'Invisible'" ( ) JK--Not if your intention is to flaunt some serious bling-bling things

"Google wants 2 turn urbanites into beta testers o ‘Physical Web’" ( ) JK--Internet of Things without need for Internet

"The Internet of Things Needs Open Source" ( ) JK--There are more of these projects than I realized.

IBM Insight @ibminsight is the place to be to attend the best sessions focused on Internet of Things.  #IoT #Informix

Learn about IBM solution stack for #IoT & market drivers shaping biz models @ibminsight  #IoTDeepDive. Register now: 

#Informix is the only commercially available #database on HP’s new #ARM –based datacenter servers. 

Register for the #IoTWebcast to learn how to address the challenge of #IoT data with #Informix intelligent #database 

#Hadoop uber-alles? Th challenge of staying current on an ever-shifting technology landscape  Wednesday #IBMDataMag qh

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Drive by R.E.M. from Automatic for the People JK--1992. Love the subtle ref to David Essex "Rock On" (and Bill Haley)

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp California Stars by Billy Bragg & Wilco from Mermaid Avenue Vol 2 JK--WGuthrie lyric. He once resided in Echo Park

" #IBM Unveils New Startups & Ecosys Partners Delivring Watson-Powered Apps in Cloud" ( ) JK--Detail re partners & apps

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Riders on the Storm by The Doors from LA Woman JK--1971. "Takay longali de"? Literally mean "let your children play"?

" #IBM #Watson Accelerates Global Expansion" ( ) JK--New customers, new partners, new HQ, etc.

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Ça plane pour moi by Plastic Bertrand JK--What? Huh? "I am the king of the divan & Guy de Maupassant"? That's not it

#IBM #PureData for #Analytics N3001 Offers Expanded Product Line: Read more here  @ibmdatawh blog by @rhughes134

#IBM #PureData for #Analytics N3001: #BigData and Business Intelligence #BI Ready  @ibmdatawh blog by @rhughes134

#IBM announced the next generation of the original #datawarehouse appliance, the N3001 family powered by #Netezza 

#IBM announces the next generation of the original #datawarehouse appliance, the N3001 family powered by #Netezza 

Going out to get my flu shot this pm. I also take my vitamins. Watch my diet. Exercise. Work intensely hard. And relax. 360-degree wellness

"Data science shows surveys may assess language more than attitudes" ( ) JK--Parallel option-phrasing biases responses

"Want #bigdata sales programs to work? Get emotional" ( ) JK--McKinsey says appeal to salesperson gut to drive adoption

Just saw odd new phrase: "enterprise wearable strategy." What's that? Is it sufficient to stipulate that all personnel be wearing clothes?

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp My Desire by Interpol from El Pintor JK--2014. Good one. Majestic sweep in those guitars. LP name anagram of bandname

Machine data analytics? Man & machine data becoming indistnguishbl p1:  p2:  Tues #IBMDataMag qh

" #IBM Sees Sw-Defind Storage as .." ( ) JK--Deliv models: 1) Storage as Software, 2) Integ sw & hw solutions, 3) cloud

" #IBM & Wharton School Launch 1st-of-A-Kind Prog" ( ) JK--Help CMO use #bigdata & analytics to deepen cust engagement

" #IBM Delivs New Analytics Offerngs 4 Mainfrme" ( ) JK--BigInsights 4 Linux, DB2 Anlytcs Accel, Elastc Stor, Cloud Mgr

" #IBM Webcast: Intelligent Database for IoT" ( ) JK--Oct 16 10:30am EDT Register:  #IBMDataMag

"An Informix Database–Fortified ARM Ecosystem" ( ) JK--See how #IBM Informix powers ent-clss ARM-based svrs #IBMDataMag

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Fearless by Pink Floyd JK--"You say th hill's too steep to climb." Song's signatur musical phrase is climbing pattern

"Database Technology for Today’s Enterprise Needs" ( ) JK--Video: Learn about DB2 11 for z/OS #IBMDataMag

"Blending Cognitive & Pred Experiences" ( ) JK--Vid: #IBM #Watson Analytics nat lang-bsd freemium cloud svc #IBMDataMag

"Target Behav in Real Time 4 Effectiv Outcomes: Pt1" ( ) JK--Sathi, Thomas, Sathi & Vora discuss use cases #IBMDataMag

"Exploring Public Open Data Project: Pt1" ( ) JK--Jennifer Shin on openFDA & opportunties 4 data scientists #IBMDataMag

"Delivering #BigData to Business" ( ) JK--Mandy Chessell on data reservoirs for self-svc access toinsights #IBMDataMag

RIP Paul Revere. In spite of campy Revolutionary War outfits, th Raiders were one great rock ‘n roll band. Kicks keep getting harder to find

"16 cartoonists who changed the world" good read 

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Silver Timothy by Damien Jurado from Brothers & Sistrs o Eternal Son JK--2014. Artist who transcends his vocal limits

Drafted new #IBM jk blog: "Distributing Data-Science Brainpower More Equitably Among The Haves and Have-Nots"

"The Internet of Things: A time series data challenge" ( ) JK--Kiran Challapalli discusses #IBM Informix TimeSeries

Quantified self? Healthy self-monitrng vs narcissistic self-obsession p1  p2  Mon #IBMDataMag qh

OMG and the Industrial Internet of Things. They're doing a lot of important standards work: 

IBMblr. Come check out #IBM Tumblr: 

"The Future of Analytics, It’s in Our Emotions!" ( ) JK--Summary of Erick Brethenoux talk at TED @ #IBM

"Analyzing Ebola – Is it spreading at exponential rate?" ( ) JK--Latest data from Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone

"Dimensionality Reduction" ( ) JK--Good overview of core best practice that's part of Data Science 101.

"Does Marketing Even Need Humans Any More?" ( ) JK--Duh. Who designs & directs campaigns? Who buys & uses products?

Using Netflix to check out TV series I have or had never watched. Starting with pilots. "The West Wing"? Good. "New Girl." Not.

"List of 50+ Face Detection/Recognition APIs, libraries, & software" ( ) JK--List is over a year old, but comprehensive

"Data Scientists: The Definition of Sexy" ( ) JK--Huh? I think it still has something to do with physical attraction

"The Demise of the Data Scientist: Heresy or Fact?" ( ) JK--Title is classic rhetorical device called "false choice."

"Apache Storm 0.9 Training Deck and Tutorial" ( ) JK--Really good resource for practitioners aiming to familiarize.

"Smartphone App Can Figure Out When College Studnts Are Stressed" ( ) JK--I can figure it out from own experience: 24x7

"Google's 'Physical Web' project looks to inject Internet of Things with more search" ( ) JK--Enabler for post-app era?

"MIT launches Laboratory for Social Machines" ( ) JK--Dev new techs to analyze semantic & social patterns across media

"Using #bigdata 2 map deforestation" ( ) JK--Online platfrm uses satellite images, crowdsourcing, & near-real time data

"Using data to hunt down online hoaxes" ( ) JK--Tool shows social media tend to broadcast them rather than debunk.

"Data is the Key to th Factory of the Future" ( ) JK--This post has good synopsis of some hot manufacturing initiatives

RT @kexpplaylist #kexp Venus by Television frm Marquee Moon JK--1977. This song features a beautifully expressive electric-guitar groove

"How #IBM Got Brainlike Efficiency From th TrueNorth Chip" ( ) JK--1M programmable neurons & 256M programmable synapses

" #IBM Provides Superior Alternativ to x86-Bsd Commodity Svrs" ( ) JK--IBM Power S824L servers w NVIDIA GPU accelerator

The Past, Present and Future of the Internet of Things 

IBM Webcast: The Intelligent Database for the Internet of Things 

How Big Data Helps Bar Owners Sell More Beer 

New #IBM jk #ITKnowledgeExchange #TechTarget column: "Converging in-motion and in-memory analytics" ( )

Monday morning tastes palatable on strong coffee. That's because you don't want to taste Monday's morning's natural flavor: bedhead mouth.

The Association at Monterey Pop Festival '67 ( ) JK--More rocking, edgy, & postmodern than you'd think. A tad Devo.