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First Time I’ve Seen This at a Vendor Event–Wonder if Batman’s in 3D

If you’re a Batman fan and live in Chicagoland, Dell and Sirius Computer Solutions are offering a Virtualization event where they are going to talk about virtualizing your Data Center, provide lunch, and then screen the new Batman movie, The … Continue reading

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Talkingpointsmemo.com: Did Twitter Just Deliver Third-Party Apps a Death Blow?

Good article on the Twitter crackdown which led LinkedIn to change its policy literally, overnight. Read all the gory details at talkingpointsmemo.com. Speaking of LinkedIn, it’s 9:00 PM Saturday night June 30th and their site isn’t available. There’s a notice … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Stops Posting Tweets as Activity Updates

     LinkedIn sent an email message out tonight saying: Twitter recently evolved its strategy and this will result in a change to the way Tweets appear in all third-party applications. As of June 29, 2012, Tweets will no longer be … Continue reading

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Solved: WordPress 404 Dashboard Error Problem for joehertvik.com

I had one of those pulse-pounding moments over the last 24 hours with the joehertvik.com Web site. This site runs on WordPress hosted through a Go Daddy account. Last night, I was trying to update WordPress to 3.4.1 from the … Continue reading

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Help/Systems Buys UK-Based SafeStone Technologies

12:46 PM CST – 6/27/12 – This post has been updated with new information Help/Systems, a portfolio company of equity group Summit Partners, just announced that it is buying system security software company SafeStone Technologies Ltd., based in the United … Continue reading

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IT Jungle: Finding TCP/IP Interface History And More On The NetServer GO Nets Installation Library

       For my Admin Alert column for IT Jungle this week, I uncovered some interesting information about how to discover the history of your TCP/IP interfaces and how to retrieve the QUSRTOOL library for installing the IBM i NetServer GO NETS … Continue reading

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IBM i QuickTip: Keep a Recent WRKACTJOB Printout in Your Desk

        Before I IPL my IBM i machine or run a High Availability switch test, I always make sure to take a copy of all the active jobs on my system by printing a Work with Active Jobs screen (WRKACTJOB). … Continue reading

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