Category Archives: Organizations

I2+R1a+R1b Contact Area – PIE Urheimat

The Maykop culture, the R1b link to the steppe – archeology also shows a clear diffusion of bronze working and kurgan-type burials from the Maykop culture to the Pontic Steppe, where the Yamma culture developed soon afterwards (from 3500 BCE)… … Continue reading

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Quoted: Political lecture “A clear background of Thabo Mbeki & the ANC”

When Thabo Mbeki and Chris Hani travelled together to Moscow in 1988 to take a short holiday, they were asked, separately, by the Soviet expert on Southern Africa, Vladimir Shubin: “When will you win?” Hani replied: “Ten years more.” Mbeki … Continue reading

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How to manage a Google Calendar with LEGOs and a smartphone

Originally posted on Gigaom:
Project managers take note: A smartphone and a set of LEGOs could help you better manage your Google(s goog) Calendar. That’s exactly what the team at Vitamins Design is doing and it plans to make the…

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Hewlett Packard may offer an OpenStack distribution of its own

Originally posted on Gigaom:
It’s not news that Hewlett Packard(s hpq) has its own version of OpenStack, called Cloud OS. HP uses it to run an internal cloud sandbox that customers can use to test out applications and it also runs on…

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How enterprises are capitalizing on emerging technologies (with a little help from startups)

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In a recent survey of global companies by Bain Consulting, fewer than 1 in 5 executives say their companies are “very effective” at breakthrough innovation. While enterprises have long struggled with innovation, emerging technologies have raised…

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Get ready for the coming employment roller coaster

Originally posted on Gigaom:
We have a serious problem, a very, very serious problem and its related to how we recruit, hire, train, and retain employees for many modern and critical roles. Based on anecdotal evidence I believe we are…

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RESEARCH BREAKTHROUGH – NEW ELEMENT DISCOVERED

A major research institution has recently announced the discovery of the heaviest chemical yet known to science. This new element has been tentatively named “Governmentium.” Governmentium has one neutron, 12 assistant neutrons, 75 deputy neutrons,and 224 assistant deputy neutrons, giving … Continue reading

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