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G. Wade Johnson gwadej at anomaly.org
Sat Mar 30 20:56:08 PDT 2013

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Date: Sat, 30 Mar 2013 16:01:06 -0700
From: "Marsee Henon & Jon Johns" <usergroups at post.oreilly.com>
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This week we released a new report on the industrial internet that
outlines our vision for the coming-together of software and big
machines. Loaded with sensors, connected to networks, and analyzed with
big-data techniques, machines can now operate as components of vast,
finely optimized systems. Download the full report for free and read
O'Reilly's ongoing coverage of the industrial internet today.


--Marsee Henon and Jon Johns

Available for Review

The UG team is looking for book reviewers for the following books.
Consider posting your reviews on Amazon, Slashdot, oreilly.com, and/or
your blog.

Industrial Internet: The Machines Are Talking

Etudes for Erlang

JavaScript Testing with Jasmine

It's easy for you to get books for your meeting or special
events—just email usergroups at oreilly.com and include the words
"book request" in the subject line. Don't forget to include your
deadline and shipping address. Prefer ebooks? We can send you a free
ebook certificate to print out for raffles or book reviewers.

New Releases

Etudes for Erlang

JavaScript Testing with Jasmine

Strata Conference Santa Clara 2013: Complete Video Compilation

Microsoft Excel 2013: Building Data Models with PowerPivot

DIY Instruments for Amateur Space

OAuth 2.0: The Definitive Guide

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Comedy Hack Day (April 6-7, San Francisco, CA)

Last September in NYC the very first Comedy Hackathon took place. This
year it happens on April 6-7 in San Francisco at Twitter HQ. Join
developers and comedians and pitch your idea to the crowd. If it makes
the cut, the team just might help you make your hilarious dream come

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UG Discount on Wiley Ebooks

We're now offering user group members a 35% discount on Wiley ebooks.
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Now Accepting Applications for the OSCON Nonprofit Pavilion

If you know of a nonprofit organization using open source technologies
to support their cause, mission, or community goals, encourage them to
apply for a complimentary table in the Nonprofit Pavilion at OSCON. In
addition to the space in the Expo Hall, we'll also provide a 3-Day Pass
to OSCON and exposure on oscon.com. 

Applications are due April 19.

Getting Started with Windows PowerShell 3.0

Presented by:
Ed Wilson 

Approx. 120 min. 


Thursday, April 11, 2013, 10AM PT, San Francisco

Join us for a hands-on webcast presented by Ed Wilson, author of
Windows PowerShell 3.0 Step by Step, to jump start the process of
learning about Windows PowerShell 3.0. You will learn how to work with
processes, services, and event logs on both local and remote computers.

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             -- Bjarne Stroustrup, "The Design and Evolution of C++"
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