Showing posts from April, 2010

New $100 Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 21, 2010) – Officials from the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the United States Secret Service today unveiled the new design for the $100 note. Complete with advanced technology to combat counterfeiting, the new design for the $100 note retains the traditional look of U.S. currency.

“As with previous U.S. currency redesigns, this note incorporates the best technology available to ensure we’re staying ahead of counterfeiters,” said Secretary of the Treasury Tim Geithner.

“When the new design $100 note is issued on February 10, 2011, the approximately 6.5 billion older design $100s already in circulation will remain legal tender,” said Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board Ben S. Bernanke. “U.S. currency users should know they will not have to trade in their older design $100 notes when the new ones begin circulating.”

There are a number of security features in the redesigned $100 note, including two new …

Managing IT with the Godfather

The Godfather is one of my favorite movies and there have been many times when working on a project that I wish I could've wielded as much influence as Don Corleone. Baseline Magazine presents a fun yet informative set of guidelines for managing your IT projects. It's an offer you can't refuse.