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Quick blog update before I jet from one meeting to another here in NYC...
First, a big thanks to all who participated in the most excellent second IBM Social Media Summit yesterday up in Yorktown, including the 200+ of you who tuned in online and via videoconference.
To partners, customers, speakers, and IBMers alike, I hope you all got as much out of it as I did...I just wish I had a LOT more time to catch up with so many familiar (and new) faces. We must get together again soon!
Second, rain has delayed the kickoff of the U.S. Open golf tournament out at Bethpage Black.
Our own Adam Christensen is on the ground and getting soaked, but neither rain nor sleet or reTweets will keep him from his roun
See how you can follow all the action via the mobile U.S. Open here.
And lastly, check out this news that IBM will be investing $100 million U.S. over the next five years into a major research effort which aims to advance mobile services and capabilities for businesses and consumers worldwide.
This effort will help the 83 percent of the world that does not have easy access to the Web via PCs to get access to all this great information emerging from our smarter planet.
For now, I'll be using my own mobile device (my beloved Blackberry Bold) to find my way across town to the new Ogilvy offices at the former candy factory (make mine licorice, please).