Nashville TECHNOLOGY news and
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Little Planet Learning hosts
visiting Chinese, July 11; LP execs visit People's
Republic in August. Little Planet is developing an
Internet product to help Chinese learn to speak English.
Little Planet works for Northrup Grumman under that
firm's U.S. Department of Education contract, details.
NTC Tech Round Table: Bryant Tow,
IT security expert, discusses "Data Network Security,"
including issues of hackers, malicious insiders,
accidental exposure. Thurs., 7/10, details, registration
VU Engineering: Bodenheimer
animation research nets NSF award, Register, 7/13, story
TN 2003 Venture Capital event exits
Nashville for Chattanooga, Nash. Bus. Journal, 7/4-10,
Broadwing Communications resumes
marketing as Cincinnati Bell following sale. CEO letter addresses Broadwing's adjusted $91
million sale to C III Communications and j.v. partners.
VU Law Professor Yoo cautions against
broadband regulation scenario, The Tennessean,
Center for IT Education (CITE) at
Nashville SCC links with Metro Schools for Stratford
High School IT program, Nashville Business Journal, page
6, 7/4-10, story not on web. Related link, click.
Subcontractors of Education Networks of
America can be paid with federal moneys, but not 37
ENA employees, The Tennessean, p. 6B, 7/4/03, story not
available on web.
Franklin-based CIMplify's fee-based
records system supports HIPAA compliance, Nash. Bus.
Journal, 7/4-10, click.
Related CIMplify link, click.
(July 15) Nashville seminar:
Project Management in IT Infrastructure Environment,
(Aug. 26) 2nd Annual NTC / ISSA
'Overall Security Conference', Nashville Convention
(Oct. 29-30) NTC / Chamber -
NETWORK Showcase of Business and Technology: More than
100 exhibitors already signed, click for details.
(Nov. 10-12) Healthcare Delivery
Solutions Congress, Nov. 10-12, 2003, co-sponsored by
Dell Computer to cease using
prisoners in computer-recycling operation, The New York
Times, 7/4, click for story. Related story (6/27), click.
Tenn. sci-tech innovators make
R&D Magazine's September list, Knoxville
News-Sentinel, 7/5, click.
State of TN seeks to open-up
bidding on contracts, The City Paper, 7/7, click for
Missed it? Nashville Business
Journal's recent Health Care/Biotech section,
Computers to donate in Nashville?
Click for resource.
Leader of Oak Ridge National Labs
praised for mission alignment, Knox. News Sentinel,
More off-shore IT may bring more IT
security risk, The New York Times, 7/7, click story.
Coalition addresses nanotechnologies'
environmental impacts, NYTimes, 7/7 click story.
High-tech direct-mail aided by
Telemarketing restrictions, Tennessean, 1-E, 7/7,
As you suspected! Executive
multi-taskers less productive when tethered, New York
Times, 7/6, click.
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