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Cellphones

+ - Cellphones to provide traffic map without GPS

Submitted by SunSaw
SunSaw (700981) writes "The CBC reports today that Rogers wireless will be using cellphone triangulation to pinpoint users stuck in traffic and then beam that info back to their LiveTraffic subscribers. As an added bonus, all personal information is scrubbed from the data."
Businesses

+ - Study reveals what women want from IT jobs

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amigoro
amigoro writes "Ever wonder why there are so few women in the IT workplace? It turns out that the typical recruiters sales pitch emphasizing job promotion and security acts to keep women out of the information technology jobs. While about 30 percent indicated they valued careers that afforded them opportunities to perfect skills in technical areas, others said they wanted careers with managerial opportunities. In addition, there was little overlap among the women who reported that managers give up technical skills to develop management skills."

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