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As seen on TheNextWeb.com By: Ben Woods  Emotient has announced a private beta of its facial recognition and emotion tracking tech for Google Glass, as well as revealing that it has secured an additional $6 million in funding. The US-based company shared details of the private beta today, confirming that, for now, it’s only available to select partners...

By: John Hutchins, Quantix Vice President, Client Services  Unemployment among information technology (IT) professionals is extremely low. In the IT staffing business, it is reminiscent of 1998 and 1999 in terms of there being plentiful job orders, but a scarcity of talent. Unfortunately, unemployed IT executives are still having a difficult time finding their next management...

As seen on TechCrunch.com By: Sarah Perez and Josh Constine  Facebook, one of the primary backers of the Internet.org initiative, which aims to bring affordable Internet access to the 5 billion people in the world who still lack connectivity, is in talks with a company that could help further that agenda. TechCrunch is hearing that Facebook is buying Titan...

As seen on WIRED.com By: Allen McDuffee Walking around Silicon Valley with an augmented reality display on your face makes you a glasshole. On the battlefield, though, similar technology will soon turn U.S. soldiers into a lethal cross between the Terminator and Iron Man. Q-Warrior, the newest version of helmet-mounted display technology from BAE Systems’ Q-Sight line, is a...

By: Elias Cobb, Quantix Recruiting Manager I wanted to add onto the blog published earlier called “Adios IT Manager, Hello Hands-On Techie!”  If you find yourself in the category described – either you’re an IT manager now and would like to get back into hands-on technology, or you’re an unemployed IT manager and are considering becoming hands-on...

As seen on BusinessInsider.com By: Emily Badger, The Atlantic Cities  David Hegarty insists that parking regulations are not what they seem, if you believe they dictate indisputable prohibitions: No parking during Monday morning street cleaning. No parking after 6 p.m. without a residential parking permit. Two-hour parking only during stadium events. Chances are, the law actually says much...

By: John Hutchins, Quantix Vice President, Client Services Many IT professionals see their only possible future as moving into management. Once they get there, they quickly learn that management isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. The meetings, the politics, the babysitting – it’s enough to make you want to hit yourself over the head with...