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Entries for July, 2009

Earley Webcast: Conducting a Search Audit

Jeannine Bartlett, Senior Director, Information Management Solutions, Earley & Associates Avi Rappoport, Consultant, Search Tools August 05, 2009 1:00 PM EDT An enterprise search audit will determine where you need to specifically improve search processes.  Based on actual user behavior and system results, a search audit will provide hard data for a baseline evaluation of […]

Weekly Digest for 2009-07-31

Anyone see a very low-flying large gray jet aircraft east of Rochester NY ~5:45PM EDT 7/30/09? WAY under 1000′; WWT? [search] via AP: Microsoft and Yahoo! team up to extend reach of Bing to Yahoo! users http://ping.fm/SciEX #search [social tech] GREAT article at Mashable on using LinkedIn to build your personal brand – http://ping.fm/J7GFo [apocalypse] […]

Weekly Digest for 2009-07-24

[apocalypse] [alt fuel] Update: Company Denies its Robots Feed on the Dead (via engadget, Wired) http://ping.fm/ZXopy

Weekly Digest for 2009-07-17

Nestle Loses Sales as Alice Waters Bans Bottled Water (Update3) – Bloomberg.com http://bit.ly/xRojl [twitter] Discover your tweet-reach with the TwitterAnalyzer http://ping.fm/WiMhk (thanks @dcarli) [failing education system] NYT: 40 years after Apollo landings 6% of Americans believe landings were faked. Really. http://bit.ly/dxMhO [apocalypse] [alt fuel] via HuffPo: “EATR”: Military Contractor Working On Horrifying Corpse-Eating Robots http://ping.fm/Taqjp […]

Taxonomy CoP Webinar: Metadata Maturity Survey Findings

Paul Wlodarczyk, Earley & Associates Ron Daniel, Taxonomy Strategies LLC Date: Wednesday, July 15, 2009 Time: 1:00 – 2:00 Eastern Time Cost: $50 (Survey respondents need not register and will receive an invitation to this call at no cost) Register here.

Contrary to rumor, frequent IM (even to your boss) does NOT increase your productivity

Recent blog posts and tweets report – incorrectly – that frequent IM with your boss increases your productivity. Here’s the straight dope.

Weekly Digest for 2009-07-10

[road warrior] Best mobile browser yet for BlackBerry – Bolt – from Bitstream! (remember them?) http://boltbrowser.com (thanks @dcarli)

Weekly Digest for 2009-07-03

[content management] [XML] SDL Announces the Acquisition of XyEnterprise, merges with SDL Trisoft unit http://ping.fm/9Rdr0