Before Intel giant McAfee revamped its new-hire orientation, it was over 80 hours long and consisted of roughly 40 hours of pre-work, 5 days of on-site training, and a "robust" syllabus of post-work, meant to be completed at home. But as McAfee's Senior Director of learning Lori Aberle says, "Once [...]
Bitcoin is now officially mainstream. According to BTC Geek, Bloomberg terminal users can now look up Bitcoin's pricing history. Data comes from ubiquitous Bitcoin exchange service Mt. Gox as well as Tradehill. For now, only Bloomberg employees can access the ticker. But the feature should make its way to regular Bloomberg terminal customers under the label XBT.
VentureBeat has learned that under-the-radar video-based social network Keek, which just hit 58 million users, is currently raising a massive $100 million round of financing. Keek, which just recently raised $18 million in January of this year, is a sort of YouTube/Twitter mashup.