Opinion

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Juri Brilts Monday, 24 May 2010

Image from the eGrant website.Historically, the lead federal agency in the electronic proposal submission effort has been the National Science Foundation, with its “FastLane” system, developed a quarter century ago.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by David Hammond Tuesday, 25 May 2010

google-faviconAt last week's Google I/O 2010 conference, Google made a long-anticipated announcement: VP8, the highly competitive video compression technology Google recently acquired, is now an open standard. Google has combined VP8 with other open technologies to form the new WebM video format, which is coming out of the gate with support from a wide range of software and hardware vendors.

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Juri Brilts Tuesday, 04 May 2010

Stock image from inside and elevatorIn the April 30th online version of Philanthropy Today, published by the Chronicle of Philanthropy, there was an interesting video clip titled, “The Art of the Elevator Pitch.”

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Tim Calhoon Tuesday, 04 May 2010

fingerprintcompsm.jpgThroughout the California Community Colleges, it is the rare student that enrolls in one community college and transfers to a four-year university or achieves a degree in two years.

 

LAST_UPDATED2 Written by Dan Barnett Monday, 19 April 2010

Dan BarnettI'm writing this piece in the Pages app for Apple's iPad using the keyboard dock for the device. Propped up on my lap, the arrangement is workable but, as my wife points out, it seems counterintuitive to indulge in the "iPad scrunch" while a perfectly good laptop with a larger screen is waiting on a nearby table.