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Daily Dose of iQ: Turning Data into Meaningful Images

I came upon a video of a recent TED talk by an artist named Aaron Koblin. He takes vast amounts of data and creates stunning visualizations. The visualizations of the data help to create meaning from the raw data. Using technology -- or as he puts it, "an interface" -- Koblin combines small, individually meaningless pieces of information to form a real, human narrative.

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Andy Hunt: Getting Past Agile Advanced Beginner

I’ve had a lot of respect for Andy Hunt ever since reading his Pragmatic Thinking and Learning and later The Pragmatic Programmer. He is also one of the original authors of the Agile Manifesto.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Personal Data and the 'Museum of Me'

Intel has launched a new application, called "The Museum of Me," which takes your Facebook data and plays it back to you, curating it into a slick virtual museum exhibit of your life, drawing on your Facebook friends, likes, status updates, videos, photos, links and more.

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RQ4 Tips: Accessing the New iQ Support & Community Site

Have a question and don’t know where to go or who to ask?

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Why Apple Store is Tops for Shopping Experience

Walk by any Apple store and you'll see right away that the company is doing something right. The places are always full of people, trying out new devices, buying the stuff they like and in many cases, just hanging out.

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Daily Dose of iQ: A Brief History of NFC

Today, I came upon an article by Richard Gaywood on The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW.com) that analyzes what the new Google Wallet concept could mean for iPhone users.

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Daily Dose of iQ: PayPal Sues over Google Wallet Secrets

It begins. As many expected, PayPal is suing Google on grounds that two of its former employees (now senior executives at Google) violated their contracts and stole confidential PayPal information to share with Google and other companies, reports Sam Gustin of Wired.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Google Wallet Mobile Payment

Google officially announced its NFC-based Google Wallet mobile payment service at an event in New York City today, giving substance to a story that has been building for months, and even years.

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Daily Dose of iQ: M-Commerce and Location-based Services

A new study by JiWire has examined mobile shopping trends of people that use tablets, smartphones or laptops outside of their home or office, dubbing these people as "on-the-go" consumers.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Mango WP7 Update

Microsoft previewed its Windows Phone 7 update, code-named "Mango," today and the company is calling it a more "people-centric approach" to its smartphone operating system.

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Smart Wireless Roadshow 2011

Smart Wireless hosted its bi-annual Roadshow this week in Portland, Oregon and, of course, iQmetrix was there.

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Daily Dose of iQ: Smartphones, Holograms, Fridges and Origami

What do smartphones, holograms, fridges and origami have in common? All of these could someday factor into the future of smartphones.

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RQ4 Tips: Keeping Your Carrier Price Sheet Updated

Have you been cleaning up your inventory and disabled some products but are now are worried about updating your Carrier Price Sheet? No need to worry anymore!

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