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Creating Presentations that Persuade #PersuasivePresos

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This post is brought to you by Citrix GoToMeeting. Many moons ago, when I was just a young chap going through nursing school, I had an instructor whose entire class consisted of PowerPoint slides that she would quote. In the years that have followed, I can’t count the number...
Creating Presentations that Persuade #PersuasivePresos

Whistleblower Was 'Horrified' That Government Could 'Literally Watch Your Ideas Form As You Type Them'

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The program detailed in the bombshell Washington Post report wasn't meant to be publicly disclosed, despite the fact that it had been established in 2007. A government whistleblower provided the information to the Post because of chilling capabilities of U.S. government surveillance.  From the Post report: Firsthand experience with these systems,...
Whistleblower Was 'Horrified' That Government Could 'Literally Watch Your Ideas Form As You Type Them'

RSense – The most useful development tools for Ruby

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RSense is a development tools for Ruby, which is written in Java. Following UNIX philosophy, RSense can be used from anywhere easily. Generally, it is used from editors such like Emacs, Vim, etc. We are struggling to keep a transparency for hackers to learn, extend, and fix easily. (Link:...
RSense – The most useful development tools for Ruby

PRISM scandal: tech giants express shock after revelations of data-mining

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Silicon Valley executives insist they did not know of secret PRISM program that gives NSA direct access to serversTwo different versions of the PRISM scandal were emerging on Thursday with Silicon Valley executives denying all knowledge of the top secret program that gives the National Security Agency direct access to...
PRISM scandal: tech giants express shock after revelations of data-mining

Alicia Keys Is BlackBerry's Annoying Go-Getter All the Other Interns Hate

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Beast mode. (Photo: Hashgram) It looks like BlackBerry’s new social media intern “global creative director” Alicia Keys settling into her new gig quite nicely. AdAge reports that her workday doesn’t solely consist of forcing people to make ugly cryfaces while she belts out “Girl on Fire” in the cafeteria for the 800th...
Alicia Keys Is BlackBerry's Annoying Go-Getter All the Other Interns Hate

Leave the Gun, Take the Cannoli: It's Ring-Kissing Time for Ross at Yahoo's All-Hands Meeting

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At today’s all-hands meeting for Yahoo employees — in the wake of the dramatic ouster of its former CEO Scott Thompson — what pop culture icon did new interim CEO Ross Levinson use to loosen up the crowd? Why a little Al Pacino from “The Godfather,” of course —...
Leave the Gun, Take the Cannoli: It's Ring-Kissing Time for Ross at Yahoo's All-Hands Meeting

Mary Meeker's Legendary Internet Slide Deck: The D10 Highlights (Video)

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Most people dread presentations with PowerPoint slides, but Mary Meeker’s presentations on the future of the Internet have become legendary. Today the former Morgan Stanley analyst turned Kliener Perkins Caulfield and Byers venture capitalist brought her latest observations — and a 125-slide deck — to D: All Things Digital. Among...
Mary Meeker's Legendary Internet Slide Deck: The D10 Highlights (Video)

Cognitive Bias song

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An AP Psychology teacher wrote a song enumerating several types of cognitive bias -- the blindspots in our thinking -- for his students. It's catchy, it's educational, and it might save you from getting conned, voting for a bastard, or having a stupid fight with your spouse! Cognitive Bias...
Cognitive Bias song
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Oracle's Ellison Vindicated in Autonomy PR Flap by HP's $8.8 Billion Writedown

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Asa Mathat / AllThingsD.comOracle CEO Larry Ellison and President Mark Hurd look pretty good right now in light of the disclosure of alleged accounting improprieties at Autonomy, the British software firm Hewlett-Packard acquired in 2011. You may recall a brief PR kerfuffle in which Oracle disclosed that it had been...
Oracle's Ellison Vindicated in Autonomy PR Flap by HP's $8.8 Billion Writedown
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Meeker: The next ten years will be about wearable computing and personal data

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The photo wars aren’t over, but a shift is about to take place in terms of the content we upload and share to the internet, according to Kleiner Perkins’ Mary Meeker and her trademark frenzy of Powerpoint slides at D11. After years of uploading any and every photo to the...
Meeker: The next ten years will be about wearable computing and personal data

How Facebook Sees The Entire History Of Media, Privacy And Censorship—From 1440 To Today

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Who: Paul Adams, Facebook's global brand experience manager. What: He gave a presentation at the Signal conference in San Francisco last week titled "Why marketers misunderstand Facebook." Skip directly to Facebook's slides> The gist: Whenever a new mass medium is invented, marketers try to force their old habits into...
How Facebook Sees The Entire History Of Media, Privacy And Censorship—From 1440 To Today

Dell Passed On Autonomy Before HP Bought It

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A new incremental and interesting detail emerged today in the ongoing wrangle between Hewlett-Packard and the former CEO of Autonomy, and it has come from an unexpected quarter. Michael Dell says in an interview with the UK’s Sunday Telegraph newspaper that Autonomy was shopped to Dell before it wound up...
Dell Passed On Autonomy Before HP Bought It
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Slideshark heads to iPhone, after owning Powerpoint presentations on iPad

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As much as you may hate Powerpoint presentations, sometimes you can’t avoid them — especially if they’re crucial to your business. Now Brainshark is bringing its popular Slideshark app to the iPhone, which will further the company’s mission to take the pain out of presentations. Just like on the...
Slideshark heads to iPhone, after owning Powerpoint presentations on iPad

Report: NSA, FBI collecting content from Google, Facebook, other services

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The U.S. National Security Agency and Federal Bureau of Investigation have access to servers at Google, Facebook and other major Internet services, collecting audio, video, e-mail and other content for surveillance, the Washington Post reported on Thursday.The surveillance is taking place under a classified program called PRISM, which was...
Report: NSA, FBI collecting content from Google, Facebook, other services

5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social

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Chuck Dietrich is the CEO of SlideRocket, provider of the leading online presentation platform.Every day, thousands of people are forced to sit through dull, flat PowerPoint presentations. Whether you’re presenting slides during a sales call, speaking at a conference, presenting your company to investors, or sending a presentation via...
5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social
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Meet CloudOn, The $16 Million App That Lets You Use Microsoft Office On Your iPad

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CloudOn is a productivity app available for the iPad and Android tablets that features full Microsoft Office Support. Most recently CloudOn made the news because it raised another $16 million. What's awesome about CloudOn is that the app actually is a direct port of Microsoft Office on the iPad. You get all...
Meet CloudOn, The $16 Million App That Lets You Use Microsoft Office On Your iPad

SlideShare Goes Beyond PowerPoint and Adds Video

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SlideShare, the popular service for sharing presentations, just announced a major update to its platform. Starting today, SlideShare users will be able to upload videos of their presentations, screencasts and other business-related video content. Thanks to SlideShare's LinkedIn app, LinkedIn's users will now also be able to share video on...
SlideShare Goes Beyond PowerPoint and Adds Video
Alicia Keys Makes PowerPoints For BlackBerry Marketers

Pssst: 6 things VCs want to see (and don't want to see) in your pitch

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Talk about stressful situations: A would-be entrepreneur’s first meeting with prospective investors tends to be fraught. Here are 6 things that venture capitalists really wish you’ll do to make the whole process a lot more productive. 1: Keep it short and sweet. Verbosity is not your friend. Set the hook in...
Pssst: 6 things VCs want to see (and don't want to see) in your pitch

Apple Lawyer Asks Judge For Legal Win In Wake Of Samsung's Questionable Info Leak

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Samsung and Apple’s big patent trial took an intriguing turn earlier this week when members of Samsung’s legal team decided to send information that was unusable in court to a handful of eager reporters. Of course, Apple wasn’t about to take that lying down. Apple attorney William F. Lee recently...
Apple Lawyer Asks Judge For Legal Win In Wake Of Samsung's Questionable Info Leak

The onstage pitch: How to prepare for your 5 minutes of fame

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Brian Wong listens to a pitch at last year’s Startup Conference Congratulations!  Your company just scored a coveted presentation slot at a venture capital conference, an angel investor booze and schmooze or the next GeekWire Startup Day! You’re excited, but totally freaking out. You’ve been so busy cranking out your...
The onstage pitch: How to prepare for your 5 minutes of fame

Sony Xperia Z rolling out to 60 countries worldwide this week

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If you've been salivating at the thought that Sony's latest flagship would eventually arrive on your turf, then Kaz Hirai just threw a teasing softball into your field of view. At Sony's Mobile World Congress press conference, the company chief said that the Xperia Z would soon be arriving...
Sony Xperia Z rolling out to 60 countries worldwide this week
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