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Richi Jennings
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Attended Reading University
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Editor, analyst, writer, fool.
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ta/dba Richi Jennings Associates

Freelance editor/analyst/writer: 
  • Managing editor for NetAppVoice (Forbes)
  • Managing editor for EIT (CIO.com)
  • Regular writing at: IT Blogwatch (Computerworld) #itbw
Previous editing and writing gigs:
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Likes/favorites/reshares/retweets/+1s etc. are not endorsements.
 
Richi's current and recent work includes: 
  • Advisory and technology consultancy for eleven GmbH, Karmasphere, MailShell, Metaswitch Networks, Oracle, Panasonic, Xandros, and others. 
  • Carbon footprint and LCA consultancy for EVEA Conseil, McAfee. 
  • Email deliverability consultancy for C/34 Corp., YouFig, ZipDX. 
  • Site editing for NetApp/Forbes, NetApp/CIO, Federated Media and HP.
  • Content-marketing consultancy for Citrix, Commtouch, Federated Media, FireRocket Concepts, HP, IDG UK, IDGe, NetApp, United Media, Symantec, Webroot, and others. 
  • Speaking and panel moderation engagements for Cisco, IBM, Kerio, NetApp, Novell, Revolution Events, Trend Micro, Xandros. 
  • Writing independent white papers for Cisco, Identum, Symantec, Trend Micro, Websense, and others. 
  • General freelance industry analysis work for Ferris Research's clients. 
  • M&A due diligence consultancy for Ferris Capital Partners' clients. 
  • Retention by various law firms as an expert witness in patent law cases (identities of law firms and their clients protected under NDAs). 
  • Consultancy for various hedge funds and other investment institutions (identities of clients protected under NDAs).
Richi holds stock only in blind VC trusts, which invest in startups -- specifically: 
  • Hargreave Hale AIM VCT1&2,
  • ProVen VCT. 
Disclosure last reviewed for accuracy May 10th, 2015.
Bragging rights
ASBPE- and Neal-winner. Manages the most-read Forbes BV page, which also won B2B Mag's Content Marketing award. Manages the most-read IDG BP page. Frequently the most-read writer at Computerworld. Yet, strangely, still a nice bloke. Also not a Lolita.
Education
  • Reading University
    Cybernetics and Comp. Sci., 1983 - 1987
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Rich Jennings, Richie Jennings, Richard Jennings, richij, richi, 117220625678034723010, Richi Jennings Associates, Lolita Richi
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Editor, analyst, writer
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Content marketing, industry analysis, social bickering, foolishness
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  • Editor, analyst, writer
    CRO, 2003 - present
    ta/dba Richi Jennings Associates: Award-winning editor (NetAppVoice, HPIOUK), independent industry analyst/consultant, and freelance writer (Computerworld, HPIO, CWUK, Webroot)
  • HP
    OpenMail (everything), 1987 - 2001
  • Samsung Contact
    CTO, 2001 - 2003
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Sherfield-on-Loddon, UK
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Sandhurst, UK - Guildford, UK - Wokingham, UK - Binfield, UK - Reading, UK - San Francisco - Altenhain, Germany
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PMSL, +Stephen Glasskeys​ is on fire
 
Microsoft straits: Office for nothing -- Android apps are free
~Nadella: Maybe get a blister signing deals
Microsoft really likes it when people use Office. So much so, it recently inked deals with dozens of OEMs so fresh copies of Microsoft Office...
In today's #ITBW  for +Computerworld,  bloggers find it easy to open a new office.
#Android   #microsoft  
Microsoft really likes it when people use Office. So much so, it recently inked deals with dozens of OEMs so fresh copies of Microsoft Office...
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Quiz: Where am I?
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French bulldog, she says
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#Apple secretly buys #CoherentNavigation -- #iOS #Maps to get iGPS?
 ...today's #ITBW  for +Computerworld #AAPL #Iridium  
Tim will help you find yourself, with his acquisition of Coherent Navigation
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+Richi Jennings Apparently truth also hurts.
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Wow. The weirdest of spam discovered in my traps...
There is a crater on the dark side of the MOON named after the man who headed the USA branch of ALEISTER CROWLEY'S Ordo Templi Orientis satanic network.  Jack Parsons was a rocket engineer at Jet Propulsion Labs, his best friend was L. Ron Hubbard.  Parsons swore he was the Djall - the Islamic Anti-Christ… Together, Parsons and Hubbard summoned demons in the desert using ancient Hebrew magic.  They ripped a hole in Space-Time and something evil flew in…  Parsons worked on PROJECT PAPERCLIP helping former SS NAZI officers to get plush homes at the American tax-payers' expense…  After working for Jet Propulsion Labs, Parsons was hired by ISRAEL to design a Super-Bomb far more destructive than the Atom Bomb created by Edward Teller…  In an occult ritual, Parsons baptized himself as the Jewish Anti-Christ and planned to destroy the world…

Image: NASA (public domain)
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Rotflmao. I have always been intrigued that there's a moon in the sky called the Moon....
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#Microsoft plans bunches of #Windows10 (it must somehow form a family)
 great fun by +Stephen Glasskeys 
Preach it. Microsoft's VP of Windows Marketing Tony Prophet did just that yesterday, spreading the word about multiple (and we mean multiple) versions of Windows 10...
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ah the Blue-screen Bunch TV show of old - haha :0

Seriously I thought they wanted to avoid all the various flavours like pleb, basic, wanabe, advanced, ultra and then media centre as add on.

Though media centre no more, still I smell the free windows 7+ is onto a basic flavour and then they charge an upgrade fee for the steps.

I smell a trap.
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+Stephen Glasskeys tilts at windmills...
 
Bleep's encrypted messaging disgruntles data snoops
~Bleep: Others can try listening...
BitTorrent just released its anonymous messaging app named Bleep, designed to keep messages and voice data from unknown third parties. Although we could share more...
In today's #ITBW  for +Computerworld, whisper about a cool new app.
#bleep   #encryption   #apps   #mobile  
BitTorrent just released its anonymous messaging app named Bleep, designed to keep messages and voice data from unknown third parties. Although we could share more...
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PMSL, +Stephen Glasskeys​ is on fire
 
Microsoft straits: Office for nothing -- Android apps are free
~Nadella: Maybe get a blister signing deals
Microsoft really likes it when people use Office. So much so, it recently inked deals with dozens of OEMs so fresh copies of Microsoft Office...
In today's #ITBW  for +Computerworld,  bloggers find it easy to open a new office.
#Android   #microsoft  
Microsoft really likes it when people use Office. So much so, it recently inked deals with dozens of OEMs so fresh copies of Microsoft Office...
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+Stephen Glasskeys​ is killing it
 
Twitter flies back to Google search
~Google and Twitter: Birds of a feather?
Twitter has announced it is allowing Google access to its real-time data stream of tweets. This means Google can once again display up-to-the-minute tweets in search results...
In today's #ITBW  for +Computerworld, bloggers catch up with friends on Google search.
Twitter has announced it is now allowing Google access to its real-time datastream. This means Google can once again display up-to-the-minute tweets in search results...
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"What's the best #cloud storage for you?" asks +Steven Vaughan-Nichols... 
Summary:Free and cheap personal and small business cloud storage is everywhere. Here's how to decide which one is right for you.
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SpiderOak, if you want your data properly encrypted.
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Google to unleash self-driving car on public streets this summer
 ~ All crashes caused by human error. Too bad Google can't say the same about Chrome... #ITBW by +Stephen Glasskeys for +Computerworld $GOOG
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see, that's the shift we will all have to make: the car should be  about transport only. All the stuff that was told to us by those who want to sell cars, is self serving crap. The car isn't about status, oneupmanship, recapturing youth, picking up a potential lay, etc. I'm not even sure we should own the car.
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Amazing. +ASMRrequests vs. +Heather Feather ASMR -- as moderated by the lovely and talented +Dan Bull
Wear headphones!
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#VENOM poisons 'the cloud' -- sky falling, film at 11
 ...an extra #ITBW  for +Computerworld 
VENOM is a horrible, horrible bug. PATCH NOW!
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