PRNewswire: The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, announced the addition of 28 Silver members and 13 Associate members. Linux Foundation members help support development of the shared technology resources, while accelerating their own innovation Continue reading 41 Organizations Join The Linux Foundation to Support Open Source Communities With Infrastructure and Resources
Sarwat Nasir: The 2016 Future of Job report by the World Economic Forum said that seven million jobs will be lost due to automation. If humans want to stay employed in 2030 after losing their jobs to automation, they need Continue reading Work’s Better With Machines, But Humans Should Get Smarter
Aliko Carter: The Hidden Genius Project is on a tear. Like the Golden State Warriors—with which the Oakland, CA-based not-for-profit has partnered on some unique programming for youth—The Hidden Genius Project started making noise in 2012. That’s when five black, Continue reading The Hidden Genius Project Helps Black Boys Forge Full Stack Lives Around Sports
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9 February, Melbourne. Yellowfin BI today announced it will support a number of strategic programs designed to educate, empower and encourage more Australian women to choose data analytics and data science as a long-term, sustainable career. Working Continue reading Yellowfin Supports Rising Tide of Women in Data
My students need STEM – Programmable Mouse Activity Sets and Programmable Mice to help them learn to code. Welcome To My School. We are a Pre-K to 1st grade campus. Our school is a Title I school. It is located Continue reading Coding Is Not Just for Upper Grades Anymore!
Jihee Junn: Every week we ask a local start-up to spill the beans about themselves in eight simple takes. This week we talk to Zoe Timbrell and Vaughan Rowsell of OMGTech!, a series of high-tech workshops to inspire and teach Continue reading Eight Questions With… The Not-For-Profit Getting Kids Into Coding
Geeks News Desk: According to the White House, by 2018, 51 percent of STEM jobs will be in computer science-related fields. However, the number of tech employees has not increased along with the number of jobs available. Why? The answer Continue reading Technology Is Developing Faster Than Humans Can Learn To Handle It
Richard Gray: Could the fourth industrial revolution combat inequality? We need to make sure everyone benefits from new technologies so as not to widen inequality, a social innovation conference has heard. New technologies like artificial intelligence, self-driving vehicles and the Continue reading Could The Fourth Industrial Revolution Combat Inequality?
Jen Couldrey: Today is #GivingTuesday, an international movement promoting giving and volunteering that takes place each year after Black Friday & Cyber Monday. Marking the “opening day of the giving season,” it is a day where charities, companies, and individuals Continue reading How Tech Companies Can Give Back