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Featured streams for Twine users. Guerrilla Billionaire™ : Career Freedom: Around the World in 80. Career Freedom: Around the World in 80 Trades Although this blog maybe about learning the strategies and tactics of self-made billionaires on the surface, at rock bottom it's about freedom.

Guerrilla Billionaire™ : Career Freedom: Around the World in 80

With that in mind, I'd like to share with you a great tale of a man who found freedom for a year. Suppose for a moment that time travel was possible and you found yourself 1000 years back in time somewhere along the old Silk Road with a limited grubstake of money. Could you survive by trading? The series, Around the World in 80 Trades, is about a man who places himself in such a predicament in order to test his mettle. Each of the four episodes is approximately 50 minutes long.

Google Apps Refresh Sets Up Deathmatch With Microsoft. The battle for the collaborative backbone behind Google Apps versus Microsoft's SharePoint and Exchange is on, and Google is going for Microsoft's jugular.

Google Apps Refresh Sets Up Deathmatch With Microsoft

Until now, most customers of Microsoft Office had a variety of good reasons to stick with the status quo, steering clear of Google Apps unless they needed it for a bargaining chip when negotiating with Microsoft. iPipeline Launches V7.2 of the Velocity On-Demand Platform by In. iPipeline (Exton, Pa.) has launched Version 7.2 of its Velocity on-demand platform supporting the vendors seven product suites: CRM, Quoting and Illustration, Content, iGO e-App, AMS, e-Policy, and Policyholder Services. The platform is used by a network of 200 carriers, 1,200 distributors and nearly 400,000 agents, according to an iPipeline news release. Webklipper. FreeOnlineEducationalSites. MIT World >> : Video Index - MIT World is a free, open streaming media web site of the most significant public events at MIT.

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It features the most recent speakers and guests from across the campus and around the world. It is a project of the Professional Education Programs at MIT's School of Engineering. Patti Anklam » The 3rd SM: Enterprise SM. 5 Blogs Every MBA Student Should Be Reading. Phil Bradley's weblog: Netvibes adds instant dashboards. Enable - home2009. The Founder Institute: Helping Founders to Build Great Companies. Top 10 Clicks: What Accountants Are Reading This Week : CPA Tren. 15 New Rules of Networking and Marketing Communication. Recently I had the privilege of attending a marketing and branding training session at the Wright Leadership Institute – three of the most productive hours I’ve spent in the classroom a long while.

15 New Rules of Networking and Marketing Communication

One of the things our group did was put together a list of new rules of engagement for networking. With the Wright Institute’s permission, I’m sharing the list (in my own words) because it’s a marvelous compendium of best practices for communication on the social web. Rule 2 – Be Authentic Be Available. Twitter Predicts the Future. The New Volunteer Manifesto. Just a quick pointer, in case you haven’t seen it yet, to Deirdre Reid’s post the New Volunteer Manifesto.

The New Volunteer Manifesto

It’s a Cluetrain-inspired call to action for associations, to define and develop the 21st century volunteer. Read it, comment, share it! Some of my favorite points (my bold): Members are strategic assets whose talents can be shared with the association. Other Projects. Summer Reading: Daniel Pink (Marketplace, American Public Media, August 1 2011) Why bosses need to show their soft side (Telegraph, July 17, 2011) Forget shareholders, maximise consumer value instead (Telegraph, June 18, 2011)

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SEOmoz Doubles the Volume of Their Free SEO API. SEOmoz recently opened an API to their search engine optimization service, and inevitably comparisons were made to Site Explorer, which is a similar service offered by Yahoo.

SEOmoz Doubles the Volume of Their Free SEO API

In a field where stats are king, the 500 links offered by the free SEOmoz service seemed to come up short against the 1000 links offered by Site Explorer. But that has now changed, with SEOmoz doubling their volume of data available with their free API: You might have gotten a totally awesome email last week announcing that the free SEOmoz API is now serving up to 1,000 links.

This is the same free API that’s powering tons of internal reporting tools and plenty of tools you might have already seen. This includes Carter Cole’s SEO Site Tools toolbar which went volcanic last month. The increased link count is also available in Open Site Explorer, which is a link popularity checker and backlink analysis tool provided by SEOmoz. Visit The Easy API and SEOmoz profile pages for more information on these APIs. A New Framework for Co-creating. A New Framework for Co-creating Business and Social Value Michel Bauwens 1st February 2008 Darren Sharp informs us that his latest report on user-led innovation is finally live on the Web.

A New Framework for Co-creating

Here is the announcement: User-led Innovation: A New Framework for Co-creating Business and Social Value,’ co-authored by Darren Sharp and Mandy Salomon. VisInsights. Your Guide To Ubuntu Repositories and Package Management. Most Linux distributions that are aimed at average users have a package management tool.

Your Guide To Ubuntu Repositories and Package Management

RedHat and Fedora have RPM, Debian/Ubuntu/Mint has APT, Arch has Pacman and so on. Each of them essentially do the same thing — keep track of what is installed, lets you install and remove software as well as prompt you to update the installed software whenever necessary. Choosing one to have a detailed look at, it would be APT package management in Ubuntu. So here we go: Repositories There are tons of software application and tools available in Linux. Configure Software Sources Now, all of the repositories are not enabled by default on every Ubuntu installation. Install/Remove Software and Package Management in Ubuntu The recent versions of Ubuntu include what is called the “Ubuntu Software Center” that lets you install and remove software as easy as installing applications from your iPhone App Store.

It can be accessed via System > Administration > Synaptic Package Manager. Importing keys. One Economy Corporation.