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BART signs up for 20 years of Wi-Fi

January31
The San Francisco Bay Area's railway system plans to offer high-speed wireless access on all trains and at all stations by 2011.
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Former Microsoft exec returning after Yahoo stint

January31
Scott Moore, who left Microsoft four years ago for Yahoo, is re-embracing Redmond, according to AllThingsD.
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Defense Department sets up its own SourceForge

January31
Forge.mil enables Defense Department employees to collaborate on open-source software, a major shift in government adoption of open source.
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Internet Marketing Specialist (Wilshire & Highland)

January31
Internet Marketing Specialists will use their experience to identify and utilize appropriate internet marketing and/or viral marketing strategies with the goal of dramatically expanding our client base.

Pay is $12 per hour with optional paid overtime. This is a full time position.

Responsibilities:

•Identifying and targeting appropriate internet-based opportunities to introduce our company and to solicit potential client interest throughout California.
•Promoting the company’s products and services, features, and benefits to prospective clients via the internet.
•Responding appropriately to prospective clients and/or coordinating with staff members to ensure that prospective clients receive appropriate information or are appropriately directed.
•Following up with prospective clients periodically to further assess clients’ needs and interests and to encourage interested clients to enroll.
•Maintaining detailed and accurate records and communication with the company.

Qualifications:

•A strong background in internet marketing.
•Excellent internet skills.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills and a professional demeanor.
•Excellent customer service skills, including the ability to build positive relationships with potential clients that will set a strong foundation for future relationships with the client.
• Must enjoy working in a fast paced environment with deadlines.
• Must be detail oriented.
• Excellent computer skills including MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
• Excellent organizational skills.
• Ability to follow instructions and willingness to assume responsibility.
• Must be able to multi-task and be a team player.

Pay is $12 per hour with optional paid overtime. This is a full time position.

Please respond by emailing your resume, salary history, and cover letter. Reference job CA-INT2009 in the subject line of your email (REQUIRED).
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Too much Facebook makes teenage girls depressed

January31
Research from Stony Brook University suggests that talking too much about your problems on social-networking sites causes depression.
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Google warns entire Internet is malware

January31
For about an hour Saturday morning, Google listed every site on the Internet as potentially harmful to your computer. At first, Google blamed the problem on StopBadware.org but later had to eat crow.
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Google taking security a little too seriously?

January31
An apparent problem with Google's malware detector leads to mayhem on a Saturday morning.
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Dell’s rumored smartphone: Look out RIM

January31
After targeting the enterprise for so long, it just makes sense that that it would be the Dell phone's first target, as well.
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TTR Antti Autti With Miss Isreal at Billabong Air & Style 09

January31
TTR World Snowboard Tours Antti Autti meets up with the contenders for Miss Isreal at the 2009 6Star Billabong Air and Style Quarterpipe competition. Featuring the best runs from day 1 and 2

 TTR Antti Autti With Miss Isreal at Billabong Air & Style 09

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Weekend Bonus: Spread The Good Promo

January31
This Spread The Good promo shows a lot of pieces of really gnarly tricks. So I'm gonna guess it's gonna be a gnarly video.
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