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Mark “Rizzn” Hopkins
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founding editor @ SiliconANGLE
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aka: Mark "Rizzn" Hopkins
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Two kids, two cats, a job and a wife. Not in that order.
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  • The SiliconANGLE Network
    Founding Editor, 2008 - present
  • Nokia
    Developer, 2000 - 2001
  • Apple
    Systems Analyst
  • Cox Communications
    NOC Admin
  • Satima
    Web Designer
  • Group M7
    Web Designer
  • CompUSA
    Systems Analyst
  • Mashable
    Associate Editor, 2007 - 2008
  • AACS
    CTO
  • 5Tribe
    Product Manager, 2006 - 2007
  • BlipMedia
    Founder
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Hello, my friends, readers, coworkers and peers. It’s been a while since I’ve done a proper update here, but I wanted to drop everyone a quick note to say that I’ve officially mov…
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Editor's Note: The following is an Op-Ed post originally published by Thomas Hawk on Facebook.com, republished here with permission. Mashable has the top story out on Techmeme right now and it's about Google+. It paints a pretty negative picture of Google+ as a failure of epic proportions for ...
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At 11:32 yesterday morning the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) computers went down, causing a four-hour suspension of transactions. In a four-hour period the NYSE averages about $400 million in trades – a substantial daily loss. The NYSE and Homeland Security both quickly announced that the ...
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Interim Reddit Chief Executive Officer Ellen Pao resigned from her role as head of the “front page of the internet” Friday after months of ineptitude in running the site, resulting in near constant user outrage. The announcement came via Reddit itself, with Reddit admin samaltman writing that ...
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While technology may have freed many workers from the confines of the 9 to 5 office, there are still some things you just can't do from the comfort of your own home. For one thing, even most tech nomads need human interaction, and entrepreneurs still need a place to meet with potential investors ...
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Wikibon concludes that for the majority of enterprise performance applications, the FaME architecture will be the most performant, the lowest cost to develop applications, the lowest cost to maintain and manage, and be enterprise reliable. Wikibon believes that FaME systems will appear in 2015.
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In the UK, large enterprise, household named, logos in all markets are using AWS and not only for virtual machines and storage. Enterprises are consuming features such as identity, data warehouse, search, content delivery as AWS increase the size of the set of undifferentiated heavy lifting due ...
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So I did this the other night. :-)
 
Wikibon concludes that for the majority of enterprise performance applications, the FaME architecture will be the most performant, the lowest cost to develop applications, the lowest cost to maintain and manage, and be enterprise reliable. Wikibon believes that FaME systems will appear in 2015.
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