Synthesizers help take the inputs, distill them into something meaningful and articulate and output them in compelling, meaningful ways. Research without synthesis usually ends up being raw data—which is important, but data alone has never led to effect
Scientists isolated morphine from opium, leading to the belief (in the West at least) that a single, non-living compound in a plant was responsible for its healing properties. This helped create the biomedical model of pharmacotherapy, where plants are se
Today, we have web systems that allow you to do all of your web authoring right from within the website itself. This means, no backup! Luckily, there is not only an easy but automatic way to back up your website files.
Business narrative is a set of techniques based on the collection and interpretation of stories collected from a workplace. This technique is most effective when applied to seemingly intractable problems such as culture change, trust, innovation, leadersh
Identity is fundamental to ontology, and especially to information systems ontologies. Identity is well known in metaphysics and in database conceptual modeling. In the latter case, it is an accepted best practice to specify a primary key for rows in a ta
We believe that the enterprise ontology will become a cornerstone in many information systems in the future. In general terms, an ontology is an organization of a body of knowledge or, at least, an organization of a set of terms related to a body of know
Samurize isn't the most intuitive piece of software, so Lifehacker offers this tutorial on getting started. Samurize helps you to monitor computer and network usage, but also allows for great customization of your desktop. This tutorial shows how to hav
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