Knowledge Management Archives – Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs

Knowledge Management Archives – Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs.

Think Your Interview Process is Fair? Read This Letter.
BY Suzanne Lucas,

Most companies demand plenty of information from job applicants. There’s no good reason for this to be a one-way street.

What would hap­pen if job can­di­dates treat­ed you the way you treat them? You might be receiv­ing let­ters such as this…

How to interview your next employer

Dropcam trades silver for black with its new, smarter Dropcam Pro
Ricardo Bilton,

Tick­ets On Sale Now

Drop­cam has come a long way from sell­ing some­one else’s hard­ware.

The home sur­veil­lance hard­ware com­pa­ny, which start­ed out by sell­ing cam­eras made by Axis, is updat­ing its prod­uct line again with the $200…

DropcamPro: the best cloud based home security camera

FBI seizes black market website Silk Road, arrests its founder
Jon Fingas,

Light just reached one of the dark­er cor­ners of the web: the FBI has seized Silk Road, a site infa­mous for host­ing anonymized, Bit­coin-based drug and gun sales. The move fol­lows a sting oper­a­tion that also led to the arrest of site founder…

FBI seizes Silk Road website

TellSpec identifies food ingredients and calories using science, magic
Zach Honig,

Some of us can’t eat gluten, while oth­ers need to stay away from cer­tain fats. Meal­time can be incred­i­bly stress­ful for peo­ple with dietary restric­tions — espe­cial­ly when din­ing out — since man­u­fac­tur­ers aren’t always required to…

Tellspec app identifies weird stuff in your food

How to use 23andMe without giving up your genetic privacy
Sarah A. Downey,

Sarah A. Downey is an attor­ney, pri­va­cy ana­lyst, and writer at Abine, an online pri­va­cy start­up in Boston. Find her on Twit­ter @SarahADowney.

If you’re like me, the idea of know­ing what’s in your genet­ic pro­file is both…

23andme: how to use genetic testing while ensuring privacy

In bid to keep entrepreneurs, Massachusetts moves to ban non-compete contracts
Jeff John Roberts,

Fed up with watch­ing young tech savants like Mark Zucker­berg leave for the west coast, the Mass­a­chu­setts gov­ern­ment sug­gest­ed it is ready to take a major step to level the play­ing field: ban­ning so-called non-compete agree­ments that…

Mass bans non compete contracts to entice entrepreneurs

Why The iDoorCam Is An Indiegogo Sensation

Investors are going gaga for a smartphone-integrated doorbell that lets anyone screen visitors on a video app integrated into their iPhones or Androids.

iDoor­Cam is that rarest of things: A bona fide Indiegogo phe­nom­e­non. The Wi-Fi– enabled…

iDoorCam wifi door bell and camera on Indiegogo

Canary: This Might Be Your Home Security System of The Future

Canary: This Might Be Your Home Security System of The Future.