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Jennie Phillips on digital humanitarianism

Doctoral Student Fellow Jennie Phillips wrote an article on Relief To Recovery regarding what digital humanitarianism is and how to get involved. In the article, she explains that digital humanitarians are those who use technology to provide “…aid and action designed to save lives, alleviate suffering and maintain and protect human dignity during and in the aftermath of emergencies.” Organized into global networks called...

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SA-CONTRIB-2015-032 - Node Invite - Multiple vulnerabilities

Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-CONTRIB-2015-032 Project: Node Invite (third-party module) Version: 6.x Date: 2015-January-28 Security risk: 15/25 ( Critical) AC:None/A:User/CI:Some/II:Some/E:Theoretical/TD:Default Vulnerability: Cross Site Scripting, Cross Site Request Forgery, Open Redirect, Multiple vulnerabilities Description Node Invite module enables you to invite people to RSVP on node types that have been configured to represent...

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Democrats Blast Obama's Offshore Drilling Plans

This article originally appeared in the Huffington Post and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. A group of Senate Democrats from the Northeast is pushing back on the Obama administration's proposal to open new areas of the Atlantic Ocean to oil and gas drilling. New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker called the move "absolutely unacceptable" in a press conference Tuesday afternoon. Joining in the...

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Private Equity Executives More Cautious About Deal Flow This Year

High valuations of businesses and the prospect of rising interest rates finally had an impact on the confidence of private equity firm executives, according to a new survey that shows PE professionals are expecting the pace of deals to slow down this year. More than 40% of 125 senior executives responding to the survey sponsored by consulting firm BDO USA LLP reported closing more than five deals in 2014, but 8% expect to do so in the...

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Get The Most out of Your VMware Experience with Our Upcoming Webinars

Peer behind our NSX™ network virtualization solution and discover how VMware Horizon® DaaS platform and vRealize™ Operations™ 6.0 can drive efficiency at your organization with our three February webinars! These informative discussions will show you how you can automate operations, increase margins and deliver both desktops and applications throughout your organization with ease. All you have to do is attend one or all three of...

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Middle Market M&A Innovation: The Private Equity/ESOP Hybrid

In the middle market M&A world, aggressive would-be buyers and their advisors will often tell you one of the following, depending on what business they’re in: –“You certainly don’t want to sell to your competitor.” –“Whatever you do, don’t sell to a private equity firm.” –“Don’t even think about an ESOP – they’re too complicated.” The truth is, of course, any founder/entrepreneur/owner of a middle...