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RE: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - Yes. There are a ton of lousy recruiters out there. They don't build relationships, they only use job boards and know the buzz words. They don't follow up, don't call you back ad they don't know squat about technology. Yes, I agree. Now..... Let Nicole Feb 26, 2009 10:30 AM
RE: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - It's unfortunate to hear so many bad experiences. I think it all depends on who you're working with. I am a recruiter and I have worked with many who set the bar incredibly high. As with any service or product you use, if the quality isn't up to scr Elizabeth L. Feb 26, 2009 10:29 AM
Australian Clean Filter Scrapped - Dean C. Feb 26, 2009 8:45 AM
Re: [newtech-1] CMS microsoft platform - If you are not looking for document management, and just content management, check out http://communityserver.com/ ?by Telligent. On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 5:00 PM, Victor Shamanovsk Don D. Feb 26, 2009 8:11 AM
RE: [newtech-1] I dont exactly know how to search for this and perhaps someone can answer this question - You could get a quote to build it at elance..... :) Seriously though - it's true. At one stage last year I was unhappy with 99designs.com and I posted to get quotes to build a clone of 99designs on the 99designs site. Had a few reasonable quotes b Dean C. Feb 26, 2009 7:58 AM
I dont exactly know how to search for this and perhaps someone can answer this question - i'm trying to help a friend find a white label verison, ie ASP or software which would allow him to create a website similar to elance, odesk, etc. allowing him to get into the leads generation business. Does anyone know of such a software or a service Miles R. Feb 26, 2009 7:41 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Consulting Gig in Long Island - You are correct. There are fewer transit options from the LIRR to the workplace on the Island, than you have in the city, which makes it that much more difficult. - - - - Best regards, Tony Zeoli, Founder Netmix.com Anthony Z. Feb 26, 2009 6:58 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Consulting Gig in Long Island - When you commute to Manhattan, you arrive at a location near a bus, subway, or within walking distance of your job. The total travel time is probably 45 mins to 2 hours. The reverse commute Michael M. Feb 26, 2009 5:23 AM
Re: [newtech-1] How can I find out if my ISP or provider's IPs are blacklisted - The end of this process will check a provider against numerous spam mail lists: http://www.mxtoolbox.com/ Thanks- - Andy Badera - andrew@badera.u Andy Feb 26, 2009 5:04 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Consulting Gig in Long Island - Patrick: how long is the gig supposed to last? It may be more cost-effective for you to sublet your place in Manhattan, and find a furnished bedroom in Mineola for the duration. Failing that, try and negotiat EddieN Feb 26, 2009 4:38 AM
Re: [newtech-1] How can I find out if my ISP or provider's IPs are blacklisted - U can check ur ISP IP address here. ? http://www.spamhaus.org/lookup­.lasso ? Divyesh On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 10 user 4. Feb 26, 2009 2:08 AM
How can I find out if my ISP or provider's IPs are blacklisted - I am considering collocating one of my servers but before choosing a provider I would like to make sure that they are not blacklisted or that their IP is not blacklisted for bad things that may have happened previously such as spamming, porn, or other int Jules Feb 26, 2009 1:10 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Domain Blacklisting & SEO - John: The domain in question is ohiocrimelaw.com . The only place I can find bogus links to is at yahoo. That domain is not banned and I can not find that it is blacklisted other than the current ISP's IP ad Patrick E. Feb 26, 2009 12:46 AM
RE: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 7:40 PM
RE: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - > (...too cynical and impatient preface deleted....) > > But to follow the point: > NO-BODY in technology would argue that technology has > advanced, or could advance, without the cultural requirements and > underpinning of the need to communicate. Hans Z. Feb 25, 2009 7:21 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - Oh, that is precious. Dean, you must let me quote you on that! "most outside recruitment firms wouldn't know how to headhunt with a map and a flashlight for their ass." On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 7:03 PM, Dean Collins wrote: > Yo Avi D. Feb 25, 2009 7:06 PM
RE: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - Your calculation assumes you need to read all 1000 resumes - but yes hiring is a skill not able to be done by all. Headhunting on the other hand is an art - though most outside recruitment firms wouldn't know how to headhunt with a map and a flashlight Dean C. Feb 25, 2009 7:02 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 6:43 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - What you conveniently leave out is that to do research and development in the above mentioned fields requires large amounts of money to be spent upfront to setup laboratories. If it is that readily doable, many would definit Baba Feb 25, 2009 6:21 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 5:54 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Small Business Tax Help - Ajay: ? I use Gary Bader. He is affordable, reliable and knows his stuff. He just opened his own accounting firm down in Boca but he was a CPA for firms here in NYC for at least 20 years. His website is Shannon S. Feb 25, 2009 5:50 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - http://www.kk.org/thetechnium/­archives/2009/02/so_amazing_bu­t.php enjoy On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 4:49 PM, Anthony Zeoli < Victor S. Feb 25, 2009 5:22 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - Craig's List is your friend. Requiters are of very little value to me when it comes to the position I am looking for because they ask me these questions that are on my resume and it really shows that they are just clueless sometimes. You're just a kenroy g. Feb 25, 2009 5:11 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - I have dealt with too many recruiters who have no concept of what it is that I do and have no idea how to sell me to their clients. I have so much intangible experience that you can't list on a resume, but all they see is text on a page and no clue ho Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 5:05 PM
Small Business Tax Help - Hello, Can anyone recommend a small business tax person to coordinate filing taxes for the business (as I realize the deadline has been missed). Any referrals would be appreciated as I would like to file the taxes and close the business and user 4. Feb 25, 2009 5:02 PM
Re: [newtech-1] CMS microsoft platform - try? http://communityserver.com/ On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 4:44 PM, joseph mcelroy < [address removed] > wro Victor S. Feb 25, 2009 4:59 PM
Re: [newtech-1] CMS microsoft platform - Try this ... http://www.sitecore.net Sitecore is growing in popularity and prominence. It is built on ASP.NET. It looks like Sitecore, Crownpeak and Alfresco are three CMS vendors to keep an eye out for. --- On Wed, 2/25/09, joseph mcelroy Max H. Feb 25, 2009 4:52 PM
FW: Daily Online Examiner: No Protection For Bloggers In Possible Law? - Dean C. Feb 25, 2009 4:52 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Baba, I think you're on point there. I don't know much about development in other sectors, but development for a mass audience, that can be launched cheaply and efficiently to then scale quickly overnight--that's a recipe for investors Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 4:49 PM
CMS microsoft platform - besides sharepoint (external connector license is >$20K) what is a affordable and seo friendly content management system Joseph Franklyn M. Feb 25, 2009 4:43 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - That's when you could hire a "Crossover" Geek-to-Manager-to-Marketer like me :-) Not that I do this stuff.... maybe I should start a service or something? :-) - Ravi http://www.Digital-Access-Pass­.com http://www.MyWebmasterInABox.c­om Andrew user 8. Feb 25, 2009 4:36 PM
Online Donations - Hello All, I am initiating a not-for-profi Tauheed Feb 25, 2009 4:22 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - In theory, at least, this is outsourcing. If you advertise on monster or careerbuilder or wherever, you get 1,000 resumes. If you spend just 1 minute on each, that is 1,000 minutes or two whole days of work without break, your eyes go blurry, you have Avi D. Feb 25, 2009 3:57 PM
Re: [newtech-1] The Recruiting Riddle - It's simple: far too many people don't know how to, or simply can't, interview techies. Good techies are often not good people people, and good managers are often not good techies. So, how do you (successfully, effectively, productively) inter Andy Feb 25, 2009 3:47 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - This is interesting read. If one were to go get a EE degree and then work in a semiconductor company? one will make a decent wage and that's about it.You develop something like a Facebook maybe you will make out big. That is the incentive that Baba Feb 25, 2009 3:34 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Subdomains and SEO - actually, the closer to the "front" of the address a word appears, the more of a positive effect it has on the search results. so if searching for "lost", and all other things being equal, lost.abc.com will appear before www.abc.com/lost however, user 6. Feb 25, 2009 3:28 PM
The Recruiting Riddle - Suppose you are a hiring manager looking to fill a position which pays $100,000.? You can employ a recruiter and pay him 20-30% of the jobs compensation in commission ($20-30,000 in this case).? Or you can post the job on Monster, HotJobs, CareerBuilder, Graham L. Feb 25, 2009 3:26 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Subdomains and SEO - On Feb 25, 2009, at 12:33 PM, Hanan wrote: > My query is a simple one; the answer may not be. > > Does using subdomains negatively affect SEO rankings compared to > subdirectories? For example, is http://www.abc.com/lost/ better > than http Jonathan V. Feb 25, 2009 2:43 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - H Vidal's perspective on things comes from years of experience, for sure. My perspective on Meetup is that it serves Internet interests, because it's being used by those same people who we're building cool apps for. Of course, it's a bit d Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 2:41 PM
RE: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 2:03 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Domain Blacklisting & SEO - Take a look at the google webmaster screens google.com/webmasters/ there is explicit directions as to what you shouldn't be doing. Once you've cleared your site from those 'bad behaviors' you can submit a re-examination request for the domain through Craig W. Feb 25, 2009 1:48 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Domain Blacklisting & SEO - On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 1:16 PM, Patrick Enlow wrote: > Does anyone know anything about "DOMAIN" blacklisting for search engines. I > am not talking about email blacklisting. It is domain blacklisting that > affects SEO. I have a ve john c. Feb 25, 2009 1:37 PM
RE: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - > It's just that, like the dot-bomb days, the most readily available > target (I think carcass...) for low-hanging business development > in and near NYC (a media center, far more than a home to > ion-implantation-in-ICs junkies...) is web developmen Hans Z. Feb 25, 2009 1:34 PM
Domain Blacklisting & SEO - Does anyone know anything about "DOMAIN" blacklisting for search engines. I am not talking about email blacklisting. It is domain blacklisting that affects SEO. I have a vendor telling a customer that they need a new domain in order to optimize Patrick E. Feb 25, 2009 1:15 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Subdomains and SEO - Hi Hanan, My understanding is that every link is treated equally. You gain no advantage from a sub-directory over a sub-domain and vice versa. Cheers, Spencer http://www.spencerfry.com/ On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 1:00 PM, john campbell Spencer F. Feb 25, 2009 1:07 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Subdomains and SEO - On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 12:33 PM, Hanan wrote: > My query is a simple one; the answer may not be. > > Does using subdomains negatively affect SEO rankings compared to > subdirectories???? For example, is http://www.abc.com/lost/? be john c. Feb 25, 2009 12:59 PM
Subdomains and SEO - My query is a simple one; the answer may not be. Does using subdomains negatively affect SEO rankings compared to subdirectories???? For example, is http://www.abc.com/lost/ ? better than Hanan Feb 25, 2009 12:32 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 12:29 PM
Re: [newtech-1] a few questions about this group - Agreed that its certaily web-focused. Web folks are used to sharing information online in a free-wheeling kind of way, that other industries. I can't speak for those types of industries you mentioned, but it is quite odd that more technology related f Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 12:03 PM
a few questions about this group - Preview not available hv Feb 25, 2009 11:59 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Consulting Gig in Long Island - How much would it cost you to rent a car, maybe you could lease one... I found this site for you to check it out: http://www.leaseguide.com Cheers, S@ On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 Sandira C. Feb 25, 2009 11:33 AM
PLUG: "What Every Designer Should Know about Interface Engineering" (webinar with Bill Scott) - Hello from Brooklyn, Just a quick note to let you know about the next Future Practice UX webinar: What Every Designer Should Know about Interface Engineering http://www.rosenfeldmedia.com/­webinars/interface-engineering­/ Bill Scott (O'Reilly auth Victor L. Feb 25, 2009 10:55 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Looking to connect with other NYC Startups? - Dean C. Feb 25, 2009 10:51 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Looking to connect with other NYC Startups? - Dan: On Facebook, you should look into Ultra Light Startups hosted by Graham Lawlor from Columbia University. He's got a nice thing going and works with Rose Ventures out of their offices. It happens once or twice a month on Thursday nights. Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 10:44 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Consulting Gig in Long Island - Hi Patrick: When I joined the company I work for in Long Island, I negotiated my commuting expenses as part of my benefits package. That took the load off a bit and has been helpful, but my situation is different than most. I commute from Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 10:32 AM
Need Talented, Experienced GUI Designer - Hello everyone, Really excited to meet some of you again this coming Monday at our next meet up. Meanwhile, I'm looking for a talented graphic designer with relevant experience in designing a rich Graphical User Interface for Automotive Portable N user 5. Feb 25, 2009 10:25 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Dean C. Feb 25, 2009 10:20 AM
Looking to connect with other NYC Startups? - Hi all: I'm putting together a (probably free) event which matches NYC startups with one another, to help make headway with their offering. Each startup -- 10 to 15 -- will be given five minutes to pitch their product with an eye toward finding pa Dan L. Feb 25, 2009 10:17 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Preview not available Anthony Z. Feb 25, 2009 10:12 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Recommendations for HTML based email campaigns - ymlp.com On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 2:07 PM, Ravi < [address removed] > wrote: Amish Feb 25, 2009 9:43 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - For content -- and yes, I know you talked about apps, but I'll get there -- there are three ways to make money: sell it, sell ads around/inside it, and lead generation. And the third one is a mix of the other two, really. Apps are a bit different b Dan L. Feb 25, 2009 9:36 AM
RE: [newtech-1] what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - Always back up your memory sticks. I had to send mine out to a "recovery company". I'm a recruiter and could've lost over 10,000 resumes. I was so thankful that they were able to retrieve my data. Always back up your sticks on a disk. -----Orig Nicole Feb 25, 2009 9:24 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Preview not available user 8. Feb 25, 2009 9:15 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Wordpress is the only app that I would gladly pay for. Mofuse.com is another that I would also pay for. I would never pay for any social networking site UNLESS it was connecting me to people that I wouldn't be able to connect to other wise like se Mike S. Feb 25, 2009 8:59 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Preview not available Baba Feb 25, 2009 8:44 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - I pay $15/month for Gliffy. I've debated paying for Balsamiq. I pay for Napster, which includes a web player aspect available anywhere. I might pay for certain services within LinkedIn, basecamp, assembla. Digg? Heck no. Blogger? Easily replicated, so Andy Feb 25, 2009 8:44 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Preview not available Allen S. Feb 25, 2009 8:43 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Preview not available Hank W. Feb 25, 2009 8:37 AM
Are you ready to pay for your web applications? - Dean C. Feb 25, 2009 8:27 AM
Entrepreneurs Roundtable 12 with Daniel Schultz from DFJ Gotham - http://eroundtable12.eventbrit­e.com/ Wednesday, March 18, 2009 from 6:15 PM - 8:30 PM (ET) At this Entrepreneurs Roundtable, we are privileged to have: Daniel Schultz from DFJ Gotham : http://www.dfjgotham.com/bio_d­aniel.html "Danny has worke Murat A. Feb 24, 2009 10:30 PM
Before you hire a developer to build your big idea / company... - There have been a few threads on this topic here lately ranging from: ""How can i hire a developer"" to ""This is a meeting for people who want to hire developers and need their hands held for a minute!"" and everything in between I just Jonathan V. Feb 24, 2009 9:44 PM
New Gtalk phishing attempt spreading like wildfire - Preview not available EddieN Feb 24, 2009 8:39 PM
Re: [newtech-1] what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - The issue is that the NAND technology the flash chips use at s block level have a limited number of writes before the bits won't flip anymore. Fortunately, the flash vendors are aware of this, and every flash Matthew Z. Feb 24, 2009 7:09 PM
Re: [newtech-1] what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - Flash memory has a limited number of erase-write operations per bit -- filesystems that recognize flash storage actually rotate or cycle which bits are used to store data, in order to extend lifetime. Life of a SSD drive with a proper filesystem is Andy Feb 24, 2009 7:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - Preview not available user 7. Feb 24, 2009 6:56 PM
RE: [newtech-1] what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - Preview not available Alex G. Feb 24, 2009 6:47 PM
what have your experiences been with the half life of "memory sticks" - I realize I sometimes backup files on them knowing that hard drives do fail. I have had hard drives fail. But I have never had a memory stick fail. Any real world stories out there of failure? M -- -------------- Please pass this on to anyone Miles R. Feb 24, 2009 6:35 PM
Re: [newtech-1] FW: uefa.com video - registration - Preview not available Thomas R. Feb 24, 2009 5:53 PM
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SXSW Party Guide - Anyone going to SXSW Interactive? If you're planning on organizing an event or throwing a party there, please do let me know. We're compiling a detailed guide to all the parties/events that will be happening there ... Gary | G. Feb 24, 2009 4:12 PM
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Re: [newtech-1] FW: uefa.com video - registration - espn360.com works for me. Milos On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 3:09 PM, Glen da Silva < [address removed] > wrot user 8. Feb 24, 2009 3:10 PM
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RE: [newtech-1] Transcription Software - rich t. Feb 24, 2009 3:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] looking for a great webdeveloper for two projects - I wrote this more or less in response to this (and a host of other posts), perhaps it could be helpful. http://realm3.com/articles/tips_for_finding_great_freelance_developers joana wrote: > Hi, > Would you be able to help, pointing me to a web d Brian Feb 24, 2009 2:55 PM
Williamsburg - Thanks to all for their advice. I drove in, got here in under 40 minutes, found street parking with ease. Avi Avi D. Feb 24, 2009 2:41 PM
Baseball Season 2009 apps - Dean C. Feb 24, 2009 2:40 PM
System Architect / Performance Engineer available - Hello, Finnbar Feb 24, 2009 2:18 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Recommendations for HTML based email campaigns - verticalresponse.com constant contact --- On Tue, 2/24/09, kenroy george <[address removed]> wrote: adriane s. Feb 24, 2009 1:46 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Recommendations for HTML based email campaigns - I have a list of about 40,000 people (different niches) and I use http://www.Aweber.com Fantastic delivery rates and speeds, even for large lists. - Ravi Membership Software For WordPress http://www.Digital-Access-Pass­.com Ronald Bradford wrot user 8. Feb 24, 2009 1:45 PM
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Recommendations for HTML based email campaigns - Hi All, Could people provide there recommendations for providers that do HTML based email campaigns. I'm looking for only small runs in the 100s, and a web-based interface (no downloadable software). Thanks Ronald B. Feb 24, 2009 1:40 PM
Re: [newtech-1] completely non-tech related... - From Westchester, 125th is too far east if you're coming down the Henry Hudson. I'd come down the Sprain to 87 South to the Third Avenue Bridge to get to 125th Street. Parking at 125th is NOT EASY and there are meters. I'd suggest bet Anthony Z. Feb 24, 2009 1:26 PM
RE: [newtech-1] completely non-tech related... - Drive to Williamsburg, it's easier as the L doesn't cover enough areas. Parking is easy over there. Feel free to head over to Brooklyn heights for a coffee afterwards to check out the new digs :) Regards, Dean Collins Cognation Inc dean@c Dean C. Feb 24, 2009 12:49 PM

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