The best bits from the “Steve Jobs” Biography

CNN has done a great job putting together a summary of the book outlining Steve Jobs‘ life.  To quote from the article: “Steve Jobs,’ the biography of the late tech visionary that went on sale Monday, has already produced plenty of headlines: How Jobs met his birth father without knowing who he was, how he swore bitter revenge on Google for developing its competing Android system, and how he waited too long after his...

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Nation-Wide Facial Recognition Service Being Launched by FBI

I first started working with Biometrics back in the 1970’s in helping a graduate student develop a signature recognition system.  Back then we were using mainframes, punch cards, a TTY33 and some very grainy EBCDIC artwork to help render the signatures.  We never got very far, but we were able to make some interesting inroads.  Boy have things changed. We’ve talked on the show before about the NFL’s ties to the FBI...

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E-Voting Machines More Dangerous Than First Thought

I’ve talked about the new electronic voting machines before on my show and with Charlie Sherman and Paul Westcott.  It’s scary to think that there’s no real audit trail on these machines, which are designed to provide a friendly user-interface and be reasonably easy-to-use.  The real problem is the lack of an audit trail. We’ve discussed at least a half dozen serious problems with these devices which have been...

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Manage and Secure Business Mobile Infrastructure

Jamie Barnett a Senior Director of Product Marketing at Zenprise joins Craig to discuss how businesses can manage and secure their mobile infrastructure and transform enterprise mobility into a competitive business advantage. Listen Here Zenprise® MobileManager™ software is the first all-in-one platform with monitoring, device management, security and expense management for BlackBerry, Google Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Symbian...

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The Drive for Innovation Program – EE Times

Brian Fuller the Editorial Lead at EE Times joined Craig to discuss The Drive for Innovation program. Listen Here. This is an inspired initiative in partnership between Avnet Express and UBM Electronics, has been created to showcase electronics innovation and automotive system design in the U.S. with a cross-country journey in an electric vehicle ― a General Motors Chevrolet Volt, the 2011 Motor Trend Car of the Year. Brian Fuller,...

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