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The IT List: What You Missed This Week on InformIT [8/16/13]

1. News from SP TechCon: Couldn’t make it to Boston for The SharePoint Technology Conference? Pearson Editor Joan Murray was on-site and shares her notes and takeaways from Joel Oleson’s (a.k.a SharePointJoel) event keynote.

Also, hop over to the InformIT SharePoint Resource Center to see what kind of resource matches your learning needs and user level – plus special discounts and chance to win an eBook of choice! 

2. Ask an iOS Expert: The team at Big Nerd Ranch answers the question, "Why do fragments matter in Android application development?"

3. Career Advice: Author Ed Tittel sheds light on one of his new favorite career and professional development resources from Mark Cenedella, CEO of TheLadders.com.

4. Big Data Training: Apache Hadoop is a freely available open source tool-set that enables big data analysis. Hadoop Fundamentals LiveLessons tutorial demonstrates the core components of Hadoop including Hadoop Distriuted File Systems (HDFS) and MapReduce. Take a peek:

Have a great weekend. See you next Friday!

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