December, 2010

To all our readers THANK YOU for making 2010 Memorable . . . Merry Christmas and All The Best for 2011!

Note: Use the following link to read about the history of this animation of Santa and his Reindeer singing White Christmas! 30 tobacco shop...

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UK Government “revenue party over” announcement re large IT/ERP projects long on intent but short on execution

Cabinet Office minister, Francis Maude, speaking at a meeting attended by 31 major government suppliers including BT, Hewlett Packard, IBM and CapGemini, claimed that large-scale bespoke IT systems – many of which have gone significantly over budget in the past – would henceforth be replaced by less expensive and “off the shelf” offerings.     So opened my December...

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UK Government “revenue party over” announcement re large IT/ERP projects long on intent but short on execution

Cabinet Office minister, Francis Maude, speaking at a meeting attended by 31 major government suppliers including BT, Hewlett Packard, IBM and CapGemini, claimed that large-scale bespoke IT systems – many of which have gone significantly over budget in the past – would henceforth be replaced by less expensive and “off the shelf” offerings. Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude So...

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Made-in-Transit Packaging: Innovative, But is it Practical?

spy mobiles p>Most fresh food comes with a “best before” date, but Amsterdam-based Canadian designer Agata Jaworska thinks it should be marked “ready by.” Her concept: packaging in which food can keep growing during shipping to the supermarket so that it arrives ready to be harvested, in a state of optimum freshness.   Made-in-Transit Packaging, TIME’s picks for the top...

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