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<br /> SOCIAL MEDIA ANALYTICS: Next-gen marketing deals with bloggers<br /> February 2010<br /> Volume 37 · Number 1<br /> The Road<br /> Best Taken<br /> Vehicle Routing Software Survey:<br /> Integrating computer, communication<br /> and location technologies<br /> ALSO INSIDE:<br /> · INFORMATION ENGINEERING:<br /> Time to stake a claim<br /> · ANALYTICS X COMPETITION:<br /> Fighting crime in Philly<br /> · MATERIAL HANDLING:<br /> Too much of a good thingSOCIAL MEDIA ANALYTICS: Next-gen marketing deals with bloggers<br /> T<br /> TODAY<br /> February 2010<br /> Volume 37 ??? 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