Month: May 2014

Embracing Shadow IT Systems

I’ve been dealing with shadow IT systems for years.  A shadow IT system is an application or service in information technology which has been brought in by staff who are not traditionally associated with information technology.  An example might be

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Evernote Reaches 100,000,000 Users

Got an email from Evernote on Friday. It stated that Evernote – the cloud-based productivity app for storing, well, stuff – has reached 100 million users.   This is an incredible achievement. Not the same level of Facebooks 600 million

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Use Twitter to Hide Messages

Ever wanted to hide a message in Twitter?  Well, now you can. Using the web tool built by Mathew Holloway on his Twitter Secret Messages  site, you can take most 140 character tweet and encode it in such a way that a

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