Off the shelf, you get integrations with dozens of other services — so that, say, piping in every bug report or help request or Twitter mention of your company’s name is a cinch. Developers can easily plug their favorite version-control and project-planning tools directly into the Slack brainstem. “Slash commands” — an update on old IRC practice — let you use Slack like a command line interface. This means that some workers can trade in their cumbersome time-tracking software for a simple “/done” in Slack, and others can use the venerable “/me” syntax to add stage directions to their messages. So if you type this:
That’s why Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ:TXN) has created a series of programs and curriculum materials to promote STEM education by inserting the lessons into their daily lives and attaching it to what they like.
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In the first major operation against pirates since the deaths of four Americans aboard a hijacked yacht last month, a U.S. Navy destroyer helped free a captured oil tanker on Sunday. The hijackers didn’t bother putting up a fight.
Mullen was even more direct and said that WikiLeaks “might already have on their hands the blood of some young soldier” or an Afghan informant who aided the United States.
“Get involved with an ad?” laughed a security worker at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, where DM Days is being held this week. “What kinds of ads are we talking about here? Some new kind of inflatable ads for lonely guys?”
Additonal reading: Geek Technica’s breakdown, which goes into more technical detail that I’ve provided here.
Since 2004, Ermita has sold more than 4,000 rebuilt Model Ms to 62 countries at $80-$175 apiece. New stock sells out in days. It’s like wine trading: There are slight differences to certain years and sub-models, and he can’t be picky as to what will be his next stock. There are U.K-made models, rounded models, two-year-only models, models made of lightweight plastic. “Right now, I’m looking around, and I have around 150-200 keyboards in various states,” he says. “I’m just surrounded by keyboards.”
Wired.com:__ __But there is no mechanism for me to say I’m not doing what you think I am doing?
Nintendo: It is hard to say which college programs/majors are best because it takes a variety of people in different professions and skills to develop a video game, but if you like programming and you’re interested in developing a video game, we would recommend trying your best to become an excellent programmer first. On the other hand, we feel that it is also important to expose yourself to various different activities and experiences in your everyday life. Not many people know this, but there is an accredited 4-year college devoted to educating people in video-game development. Students can earn Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degrees, and there is also a Master’s program in computer science. Kids who are seriously interested in making a career in the video game industry should check out DigiPen Institute of Technology, based a short distance from Nintendo of America’s headquarters in Redmond, WA.
The No. 2 risk was a major natural catastrophe such as a confluence of major earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, floods and/or volcanic eruptions.
Blueprint for 1970s Planetary Exploration (1968): https://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/04/blueprint-for-1970s-planetary-exploration-1968/
__Edward Norton, Actor; Philanthropist __in conversation with Jason Tanz, WIRED:
“Viral Giving: Bringing Philanthropy into the Social Networking Age”
The GreeNYC logo shows a stylized apple with a stalk and a leaf. It bears a resemblance to Apple’s famous logo – a resemblance Apple says infringes on its trademark.
You do get a few special weapons—if you shoot down the weapons plane you’ll get either a few homing missiles or an EMP that will knock out all the aircraft currently on the screen. The EMP can be a lifesaver when the screen is filled with planes and helicopters and you can’t get a straight shot on the ones that are actually landing.
Nevertheless, Miller did find a different cause for concern over VLACS’s funding model. Specifically, when students at traditional schools take a VLACS course, the state pays VLACS without deducting any funding from the brick-and-mortar schools.
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Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said at the Brookings Institution that U.S. capital market liquidity is mostly adequate but that “flash” events may happen more frequently. Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan was also scheduled to speak about discussing competitiveness in an appearance at the George W. Bush Center in Dallas.
Yahoo is testing a new search-engine feature that will pore through millions of songs offered by popular internet music services like iTunes, Rhapsody and Napster.