Cook states that the key to effective recordkeeping “lies in being able to determine, sometimes long after the fact, not only the content but also the context of a record in question.” And Cook has studied cases in which lack of context made electronic records useless.
Spatial is the largest by far. Stretching back to 1976, when Negroponte and three others proposed the Spatial Data Management System, researchers have been captivated by the dream geography of data space. They all face the same problem, however, that has rendered the desktop obsolete: scaling. How do you represent such a huge space on such a small screen?
In computer programming, a nested function (or nested procedure or subroutine) is a function which is defined within another function, the enclosing function. Due to simple recursive scope rules, a nested function is itself invisible outside of its immediately enclosing function, but can see (access) all local objects (data, functions, types, etc.) of its immediately enclosing function as well as of any function(s) which, in turn, encloses that function. The nesting is theoretically possible to any ideas of depth, although only a few levels are normally used in practical programs.
But what was really on his mind that day, he confessed, was the lack of credit he gets for having invented social media. “I built the first Twitter, Lifestreams,” he said, “and it was better than Twitter.”
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If it is true that aggregate population differences mean that a majority of the suitable candidates in a field are men, that can make it more important for firms in that field to undertake aggressive efforts to recruit and retain women. Otherwise, firms may end up with an employee base of which only a small minority is women, even when women make up a larger minority of the suitable candidates.
“I’ve been beating my head against a wall for the last two years trying to make a news app experience work,” he wrote. “And despite great reviews, I’ve failed.” Only the mobile apps will be discontinued — the news service itself will live on.