Grant Opportunities US as at 30 April 2013

The following grant opportunity postings were made on the Grants.gov Find Opportunities service: NSF National Science Foundation Innovation Corps – Regional Node Program Modification 2 http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=186053 DOE Department of Energy Golden Field Office Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Environmental Effects Assessment and Monitoring Modification 2 http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=227496 DOS Department of State S Bureau Grants Offices International Diaspora […]

Bruce Schneier Chief Security Technology Officer of BT

Bruce Schneier – We’re Giving The Terrorists What They Want (via http://www.uppitywis.org) If you’re not a computer geek you’re probably not aware of Bruce Schneier.  He’s a leading expert on cryptography, and publishes a monthly newsletter on issues of cryptography and security. This months newsletter is a scathing review stating that all of the focus […]

Microsoft announces upcoming events for the financial community

Microsoft Announces Upcoming Events for the Financial Community (via PR Newswire) Events with Microsoft leadership slated for May Download image REDMOND, Wash., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft Corp. today announced participation in the following upcoming events with the financial community. Interested parties can listen to a webcast of these events on Microsoft’s Investor…

The decline of self employment and small business

The Decline of Self-Employment and Small Business (via Market Shadows) Courtesy of Charles Hugh-Smith of Of Two Minds Small business is the incubator of employment. As it declines, so too do opportunities for first jobs, second chances and economic independence. Self-employment and small business are two sides of a single economic coin: financial independence. The Bureau…

Ericsson to buy Microsoft IPTV business

Ericsson to buy Microsoft IPTV business (via mydailyservices) Google ranked this in the top 10 today and you will see why, keep reading. STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson struck a deal on Monday to buy Microsoft Corp’s Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the […]

Grant Opportunities US as at 14 March 2013

GRANT OPPORTUNITY POSTINGS                          as at Thursday 14 Mar 2013 The following grant opportunity postings were made on the Grants.gov Find Opportunities service:   DOL Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration YouthBuild Grants Modification 2 http://www07.grants.gov/search/search.do?&mode=VIEW&oppId=216413 HHS Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health Announcement of Availability of Funds […]

One of America’s fastest growing private companies

Along the singing journey I’ve been told many a time that the music industry is heartless and very few can devote a full time career to the industry expecting it to cover living expenses let alone any quality of life. Perhaps times are a finally changing… As the world acknowledges more and more the benefits of […]