Red Bluff FFA students attend leadership conference

first_imgThe Red Bluff FFA officer team traveled to Shingletown recently to attend the Superior Region Chapter Officer Leadership Conference, or COLC, Aug. 29-30.The seven officers and two advisors spent the two days learning more about their officer position, gaining leadership skills, and bonding to create a stronger connection within the team. COLC was led by the Superior Regional officers, sectional representatives and a few state officers.The conference was kicked off by the regional …last_img read more

Google Real-Time Search Live Now (Video, Links)

first_imgWhy Tech Companies Need Simpler Terms of Servic… Google held a major search product event today and among many incredible new products and features displayed was real-time search. Fresh search results pushed live to the search results page, with a pause button above that section of the page.Results are coming in from freshly published web pages, Tweets, MySpace updates and shockingly, Facebook public profiles. Check out the demo video below.Want to see real-time results for any query right now? Go to http://google.com/trends and click on any of the hot topics on that page. Replace the search query in that page’s URL with a new search term and if real time results are available, you’ll be able to see them. This looks a lot like what Collecta offers with its XMPP API. This option should be baked into Google.com’s main search results pages soon.The company also says that technologies like personalization and localization will be baked into real-time search in the future. Related Posts Top Reasons to Go With Managed WordPress Hosting marshall kirkpatrickcenter_img Tags:#Google#Real-Time Web#web A Web Developer’s New Best Friend is the AI Wai… 8 Best WordPress Hosting Solutions on the Marketlast_img read more

A ReadWriteStart Calendar: Send Us Your Events

first_imgaudrey watters SemTech Start-Up CompetitionSemantic Universe is seeking to identify and recognize promising start-ups in the SemTech field. In partnership with Vator.tv Semantic Universe is hosting its 2010 SemTech Start-Up Competition. Winners will receive an overall prize package totaling over $12,000. Applications due June 6. Women 2.0 Labs Women 2.0 is sponsoring Women 2.0 Labs, a new 5-week program (July 6 – August 5, 2010) for engineers, developers, biz dev folks, and marketing mavens to develop high-growth technology ventures in San Francisco, CA. Applications due June 20. Tags:#events#start Why Tech Companies Need Simpler Terms of Servic… Related Posts 8 Best WordPress Hosting Solutions on the Marketcenter_img Top Reasons to Go With Managed WordPress Hosting There are a lot of great activities happening in the startup world (including the ReadWriteWeb Real-Time Web Summit on June 11), and we would like to help you make sure you’re on top of these opportunities. We’re starting a calendar on ReadWriteStart that will include both events and application deadlines (for competitions and incubators, for example).Below you will find a few of the dates that have caught our attention this week: Meetups EverywhereSeveral entrepreneurial-related events were announced this week via the new Meetup Everywhere platform. Fred Wilson announced ongoing AVC meetups. And in conjunction with This Week in Startups, you might just find a Startup Meetup near you on June 8.Do you have something to add? You can leave a comment or contact us with the information and we’ll include you in our new calendar of startup events and deadlines. As with the ReadWriteWeb Events Guide, we’ll include ways for you to easily import or download the information into your own calendar tools. A Web Developer’s New Best Friend is the AI Wai…last_img read more

1,065 candidates in fray for BDC polls in Jammu & Kashmir

first_imgAfter the final withdrawal of nomination papers, 1,065 candidates are in fray for the October 24 Block Development Council (BDC) polls in Jammu and Kashmir, State election officials said on Saturday.853 Independents “A total of 1,092 nominations, including 853 Independents, were found eligible after the scrutiny and withdrawal, out of which 27 candidates were elected unopposed as chairpersons, leaving 1,065 in the fray,” the officials said. The highest number of 101 candidates are trying their luck from north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, followed by nearby Baramulla (90), Jammu (82), Rajouri (76), Doda (74), Kathua (72) Udhampur and Budgam (58 each), Kishtwar (44), Ramban (43) and Reasi (39), they said. The officials said Leh and Kargil districts together accounted for 74 candidates — 38 from Kargil and 36 from Leh, while Shopian district in south Kashmir has the lowest number of only four candidates. Another five candidates are in fray from Srinagar district. Polls in 310 blocksThere are 316 blocks in the State, out of these two are without elected panches or Sarpanches besides, four blocks have been reserved for women and there are no women candidates. Thus, the elections would be held in 310 blocks on October 24. All necessary arrangements have been made by the authorities for the smooth conduct of elections, the officials said. They said there would be one polling station for one BDC, and accordingly, 310 polling stations have been set up in the State, one in each block where elections are to be held. There are 26,629 voters, of which 8,313 are women and 18,316 men for all the 316 blocks across the 22 districts of J&K, the officials said, adding that the ballot boxes will be used during the polls as the election shall be held through secret ballot.last_img read more