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----- Forwarded message from Marsee Henon & Jon Johns <usergroups@post.oreilly.com> -----

Date: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 08:02:58 -0700
From: "Marsee Henon & Jon Johns" <usergroups@post.oreilly.com>
Subject: Books and News from the O'Reilly User Group Program--Sept  
To: pr@lugod.org

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Hi there,

Please welcome Rachel Roumeliotis--O'Reilly's newest editor. She's an
experienced technical publishing professional based in our Cambridge, MA
office. She'll be getting to know the Microsoft community. Look for
Rachel on our new Microsoft Technologies sub-group on LinkedIn or at the
SharePoint Conference in Anaheim, CA.
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The Strata 2012 call for conference speakers is now open. If you have a
compelling big data story to tell, we invite you to submit a proposal
(or two) on any of the following topics:

-Data: Hadoop ecosystem, real-time data processing and analytics,
crowdsourcing, data acquisition and cleaning, data distribution and
markets, data science best practices, predictive analytics, machine
learning, data security

-Business: From research to product, data protection, privacy and
policy, becoming a data-driven organization, training, recruitment,
management for data, the changing role of business intelligence

-Interfaces: Visualization and design principles, mobile strategy,
applications and futures, augmented reality and immersive interfaces,
dashboards, sensors, mobile and wireless, physical interfaces and robotics

For more info or to submit your talk:
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The 10th annual Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE 10x) is accepting
proposals until Nov 17 in the following areas:
-system administration
-kernel developer
-application developer
-cloud/virtualization
-general open source/free software advocacy and technical content
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Here are just a few of the free O'Reilly webcasts happening soon:

Mac OS X Lion: Pogue's Take
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Wednesday, Oct 12 at 10am PT
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Mobile Application Development with Couchbase, iOS, and Android 
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Coding Faster: Getting More Productive with Microsoft Visual Studio
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For the complete list, go to 
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Thanks,

-- Marsee Henon and Jon Johns

P.S. Want to hang out? Here are the places we'll be. If you're attending
or live in the area and have time to get together, please let us know.

-Oct 1, Mac Computer Expo, Petaluma, CA
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-Oct 3-6, Microsoft SharePoint Conference, Anaheim, CA
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-Oct 9-11, Android Open, San Francisco, CA
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-Oct 12-13,  X.commerce Innovate Developer Conference, 
San Francisco, CA
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Getting Started with Arduino, Second Edition 
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Creating HTML5 Animations with Flash and Wallaby 
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Planning for IPv6 
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Coding Faster: Getting More Productive with Microsoft Visual Studio
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Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide 
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Take Control of Your 802.11n AirPort Network, Second Edition (TidBITS) 
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The HTML5 Sessions: The Best of OSCON 2011 
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Big Data Now: Current Perspectives from O'Reilly Radar 
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Microsoft Project Management 2010 Kit: Microsoft Project 2010 Inside
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The Java Sessions: The Best of OSCON 2011 
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The Data Sessions: The Best of OSCON 2011 
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Developing Enterprise iOS Applications 
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Programming Concurrency on the JVM (Pragmatic Bookshelf) 
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Propellerhead Reason 5 Tips and Tricks (PC Publishing) 
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Sound Effects Tips and Tricks (PC Publishing) 
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Head First C 
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Until next time--

Marsee Henon & Jon Johns


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