Last month, MyScienceWork put its scientific job offers section online. From computer science to biology to pharmacy, find out about the first international offers listed by your professional network dedicated to scientific research.
Data mining research themes have been evolving. Today’s subjects are driven by two main issues. The first deals with the integration of new technical possibilities for distributed computing. The second looks at the analysis of new subjects of study, such as social networks.
There are two aspects to social media that are often confused. First is the social graph, the network of users and the topology of how they connect with each other. Second is the content that users, professional and amateur, create themselves to be shared.
Entrepreneurs of any age could learn a thing or two from Zach Marks of Melbourne Beach, Fla., about turning obstacles into opportunities. The 12-year-old has launched Grom Social, a free social network for teenagers and preteens under age 17.
How many health science journals today make use of Web 2.0 technologies to disseminate their content? A study published this summer examines how social networks, RSS feeds and bookmarking tools are used by health sciences publishers.