The Top 10 tech trends for 2012 –

From the continuing rise of tablet devices to the daily-deals craze and the return of the Internet IPO, 2011 has been a transformative year for technology.

The pace of change has become blisteringly fast, with traditional industries — bookstores, video-rental chains, newspapers — crumbling more quickly than we could have imagined.

Predicting what will happen in 2012, therefore, is a shot in the dark: A year is virtually a lifetime in the digital era. And yet we can at least make a guess at what will happen in the early part of next year simply by looking at the trends that are shaping the latter half of this year.

Here’s my best estimate of some of the innovation we’ll see in 2012:

via The Top 10 tech trends for 2012 –

Happiness is a matter of doing, not trying

Hoping for a happier 2012? Well, behavioral science has a few things to tell us about how to be happy, and some of these guidelines may prove surprising.

via Happiness is a matter of doing, not trying – JSOnline.

Lotusphere 2012 – Call for Abstracts.

Welcome Speakers


It’s here! Your chance to be a part of all that is Lotusphere, with the best seat in the house — the one onstage! Share your experience and join an elite group of professionals.

Last year Lotusphere featured over 350 top-notch speakers —customers, partners and industry experts alike, sharing best practices, solutions, and the expertise needed to help organizations design and deliver services that drive unique client value and competitive advantage. Here’s your opportunity to contribute your company’s story to the body of knowledge shared at Lotusphere 2012!

via Lotusphere 2012.

Notes Code » Win a Trip to Lotusphere

From September 2011 thru part of November 2011, Notes Code and sponsors will provide opportunities for one lucky person to win a trip to Lotusphere 2012.   This package includes a conference badge, air fare and hotel accomodations for the conference.   You may enter more than once.  No purchase necessary.



via Notes Code » Win a Trip to Lotusphere.