Its All Fun And Games in Madison - Raven Software Celebrates 15 Anniversary
MADISON, WI - Its the kind of story that makes you smile, and wish youd been in that basement in 1988. Raven Software , a Madison-based developer of computer games, has come from two brothers working on a game on their Commodore Amiga, to being acquired by the second-largest game producer in the n...
Ta-Da Lists makes it fun to check things off
I've written to-do lists on just about anything: Post-Its, a text file on my laptop, whiteboards, notepads or whatever else you can make marks on.
Recently, I've started trying out a free online service, Ta-Da Lists , that provides a really, really simple way to keep track of to-do items. It ...
Campaign to Increase the Awareness and Understanding of Lou Gehrig's Disease Reaches 22 U.S. States
...he only weapon we currently have against this disease is raising awareness and funds for research. The BBQ For ALS Awareness program is a simple and fun
way to accomplish both, and an important opportunity for everyone to help fight against this deadly disease", said Michelle Dupree, a volunteer ALS TD...
MIT uses nano-origami to build tiny electronic devices
...they are starting to think about how the technology could be used in the future. "We've got the core components figured out, and now we're just having fun
with figuring out some applications," says Nichol.
MyHeritage And Family Tree DNA Partner To Help People Trace Family History Using DNA
...n, MyHeritage offers automatic photo tagging technology that makes it easier to label, organize and search for digital photos, giving families another fun
way to stay in touch.
MyHeritage was founded by a team of people who combine a passion for family history with the development ...
First Annual Arizona Biotech Day Announced for October 23rd 2008
...munity each month to trendy spots in Tucson,
Phoenix and Scottsdale to share stories and resources. These networking
events, feature no lectures, just fun
and are attended by a variety of
industry professionals, including entrepreneurs, investors, attorneys,
scientists and journalists. For more informati...
Bacon Eating Contest Raises Money for American Heart Association
women in the United States.
"Obviously we all know the dangers of eating too much fat and
cholesterol," Angeloni said, "but this seemed like a fun
way to help raise
awareness and money for a great cause."
Del Rosario said she would do anything to raise more awareness, even if
it meant eating a ...
ThirdBiotech Announces Kemeta as Newest Sponsor
...ences reports, supporting the founding
of multiple university biotech clubs and hosting monthly events at trendy
spots which feature no lectures, just fun
and attended by a variety of
industry professionals, including entrepreneurs, investors, attorneys,
scientists and journalists.
For more information...
Pittsburgh Region Middle School Students Participate in Hands-on Tissue Engineering Summer Camp
students to think by requiring interpretation of observed events, rather
than memorization. Overall Tissue Engineering Summer Camp promotes fun
the classroom for students who typically do not get one-on-one interaction
in science for an entire week."
Components of the summer camp receive ...
ThirdBiotech Launches Research Institute to Promote Formation and Growth of Arizona-Based Biotech Companies
from the Arizona Biotechnology community to trendy spots in Tucson, Phoenix
and Scottsdale. The event, which features no lectures, just fun
by a variety of industry professionals, including entrepreneurs, investors,
attorneys, scientists and journalists.
For more information ...
Governor Perdue Announces Georgia Selected as Home for New National Health Museum
...tar Kent, President and Chief
Operating Officer, The Coca-Cola Company. "The museum's goal of presenting
health, nutrition and physical education in a fun
and engaging way is
consistent with our company and bottlers' ongoing efforts to do all we can
to promote healthy, active lifestyles."
Micro and Nano Scale Characterization of Fibers
Dr Steve Pachuta, 3M Corporate Research Analytical Laboratory,St Paul, USA
Computer-Assisted Interpretation of TOF-SIMS Data: fun
With Raw Files
Steves talk is scheduled for late afternoon on Wednesday 2 July
A conference dinner will be held on the evening of the 2nd July. ...
deCODE Launches deCODEme(TM)
... when you learn about disease risks associated with
your genetic variations and ancestry with deCODEme(TM) and you have the
opportunity to engage in a fun
and interesting exchange when you compare
your results to those of your friends. This service is about you, and so we
will integrate the feedback that...
AUDIO from Medialink and GlaxoSmithKline: Fiber Key in Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptoms
... NEW YORK, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Summertime equals fun
for a lot of
folks. But for the one-in-five with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), typical
summer fare could also mean aggravating their sensitive stoma...
Better living through software
Carlos de la Huerga turns burning ideas into burgeoning technology
... MEQUON, WI. - Carlos de la Huerga is having fun
again. And hes doing it in an area that others have learned to hate.
Eight years after forming Telaric Alliance , Carlos de la Huerga is marke...
Interview: Billpoint Founder Jason May on eBay, Open Source
...ducts take a major share of the low-end market.
eP: What do you do for fun
outside programming? What are your plans for the future after eBay?
JM: At the moment, my primary source of fun
is my 10-month-old son, Gabriel. I'm looking forward to taking some time of...
The Impact of Biotech Globalization in the Midwest
...od companies, universities, research institutions, biotech companies and thought leaders and melding it all with their Japanese counterparts.
continues in the Kansai region later in October with a weeklong series of biotech meetings. It appears that at least 40 to 50 people from the Midwest ...
Mr. Jackson Goes to Washington
...fficials. I attend many luncheons and events from which I desire to share my observations. I will mix satire, humor and facts so that we can have some fun
revisiting my experiences. My first Journal is about my recent trip to Washington D.C. for a series meetings coordinated by the Independent Business A...
Etiquette at Todays Midwest Technology Trade Show
...sponsored junket. They are wrong.
Do your booth duty and then enjoy yourself in the trade show city, but don't let your co-workers down.
It is fun
and worthwhile to hobnob with industry people at trade shows especially as you get a little experience under your belt and begin to know people outsid...
Interview: WTN Gets Real with Appletons Brad Hansen - Dot-Com Experience helps Executive to Spot Trends
...: How did your dot-com experience prepare you to work at Nsight?
BRAD HANSEN: Why dont I talk instead about the most valuable experience? Its no fun
closing down a business, but the good thing is that the business climate always comes around. Prior to Nsight, I was CTO of a Chicago startup called B...
Turning Around a Sick Company
Think of this person as the Fire Chief who saves the burning building, because its dramatic, and time is of the essence.
These are not fun
things to watch happen because of the huge emotions involved, but sometimes bankruptcy can be avoided with some very creative thinking and decisive ac...
Mike Rosen Reviews - eXtreme Networking in Madison
...ion of Illinois) and the Core Coalition, a group dedicated to building up the technology connections between these three cities.
Overall, it was a fun
experience. The meetings were highly compressed in time and were just enough to get cards and enough information for follow-up calls (where relevant)....
Its Your Midwest Technology Wake, Stupid
...n your case, though, they almost had no choice but to promote you, right? Look at what you have done in the past role! Make it real. Remember how much fun
those challenges were at the time. Paint the picture.
In technology and all other industries and even more in tech than in some more stable indus...
Hal Leonard and MakeMusic Make SmartMusic
SmartMusic is technology-based music practice system with over 20,000 fun
accompaniments, and 50,000 skill-building exercises. It feature Intelligent...urthermore, students practice more and learn faster when they can play with fun
accompaniments, hear recordings of themselves and get help with notes and r...
Who is this Adam Bock Person, Anyway?
...tropics playing games sounds great, but after two weeks of being on from 7am until 11pm, it becomes a job. Dancing in the disco until the wee hours is fun
when youre on vacation, but when its required , you realize you just want to go to sleep so youll be awake to teach water aerobics in the morning. So...
The Tech Market is Looking Up
...xperience he had in Scottsdale. "As I sit back in my office with boxes and papers lying around, the real world has sunk back in a little after the two fun
days out at Demo seeing enthusiastic start-ups and cool products. If Demo could take that energy and optimism and bottle it up, it would definitely he...
Political video game simulates 2004 election
...interested in this election, but after that a way to really enhance the experience is to go back in time, Schuytema said. You can play around with the fun
stuff, with a modern candidate versus an old candidate and see how that plays out.
In the past, election video games and simulations have been more...
Technology in the ditch
...plus completion costs) is still justified by the perceived benefit. Its not fun
to walk away from a wreck, but its less fun
to try and drive home a project thats fatally damaged.
Who turned; you ...
Summertime and the living is anything but easy
...of a surprise, and it's not until you get to the end of the shopping that you can even begin to know what sort of meal you're able to make. It's great fun
and it's a lot of work. And at this early part of the season, it's hard to say what the market has in store for DEMOmobile and the 400 people who will...
Analog people in the digital revolution
...lls, you have a road map of those limitations.
Next week Ill talk about prejudice, indecisiveness, withdrawal and narrow-mindedness. Sounds like a fun
crowd, huh? Perhaps not, but Ill talk about ways to minimize these limitations and maximize the benefits of having analog humans as part of your digit...
Lord of the Rings visual effects creator talks about entrepreneurial experiences
...nce members for both its clever subject matter and its relevance to the conference.
He has a very nice, effective styleit was clear he was having fun
the whole time he was doing it, said William Gregory, dean of the UW-Milwaukee College of Engineering.
One of the key features is to undertake risk...
Seven reasons new technology product development goes astray
...who are all sitting in a room together brainstorming snappy things that are fun
but not functional or too functional for anyone to spend money on (i.e. the...ou cant expect a nice series of feel-good meetings with politically correct fun
snacks. Theyre looking for people who can deliver on time a big freakin ste...
Wisconsin seeks to develop $10 million angel investment fund
...be titled the Financial Literacy Resource Center .
This fall, Wisconsin intends to offer a free, Web-based program called Money Skill. This is a fun
and results-based interactive course for high school seniors to learn how to make better and more informed financial decisions. Wisconsin was chosen b...
How to thwart the dont-be-right Midwest technology boss
...ke again." The key with humor is to be straight about it rather than sarcastic.
Ha ha, I can take your insulting joke and here's one back. Isn't it fun
to be jocular at work?
2) Use the fog technique
There is something called the fog technique in which you essentially ignore the insulting comm...
Ten red flags in your Midwest technology offer letter
...re you. Because we knew youd be there waiting like a good boy if we stooped to offer you the job, we just put the offer in the mail.
Have some evil fun
with this one and dont reply at all.
6. Interview process too fast
These days, job seekers know that interview processes are paaaaaaiiiiinfully sl...
What to do when your tech employer doesnt know what you do
... day is worth a couple laughs with your buddies in the lab or over a round of drinks at the bar. In other ways, though, its not ideal.
We can poke fun
all day at the clueless suits who know Jack about technology, but if your boss is in the dark about the nature of your work, the fact is youre at risk...
IPod, I Run: The technology of weight loss
...snt recovered appropriately from the previous training.
Ive also become an active user of Active.com , a Web site that makes it easy to find local fun
runs, races, and athletic events in your area and allows you to register for many of the events online. Ive found that registering and preparing for 3...
Businesses and educators to preview video games for training
... and the impact they have already had on the industry. Squire, an assistant professor of educational communications, will cover ways that games can be fun
but also relevant to a business environment.
The main message here is that the ADL Co-Lab is excited about the expertise we have here in Madison, s...
How to tackle the divide between techies and non-techies at work
...look down on people who dont without registering that this stuff is really fun
for them. Of course they like it and value it!
Creating colorful marketing collateral, which is a ton of fun
for their colleagues in marketing, is a total ore to these people and that ...
Double your productivity! Hype that damages technologists' reputations
... My Mom, like moms everywhere, once told me that if you couldn't say anything nice, don't say anything at all. But where's the fun
Occasionally something so egregious happens that it must be addressed. I'm talking, of course, about the latest advertisement for Sharp pr...