What is the surest path to getting a secure and top paying job after university? Computer science. Unfortunately, enrollment in computer science programs at colleges and universities remains low, as very few high school students make the choice to enter the field.
The Seattle-based company that sells almost everything under the sun kicked off its year with a massive triumph over the major Hollywood studios at the Golden Globes. Transparent, their first major foray into the world of series television, won two Golden Globes: one for Best Musical or Comedy TV Series and another for Jeffrey Tambor, Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy TV Series.
Sixty percent of the world’s population, that’s over four billion people, have yet to access the Internet. These other four billion live on $10 a day or less, and for many unfortunately, dramatically less.
Without access to the Internet, the majority of the developing world will struggle to go beyond living on $10 a day and creating a more sustainable and better life for them and their families. In turn, communities continue to struggle and this has wide reaching effect on GDP in the countries where they are.
Student representatives of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers are issuing a call to the creative community to speak out against speculative work by sharing the message "My Time Has Value."
Startup Weekend’s goal is to bring communities together and build and launch startups. One startup success story that came from a Startup Weekend in Calgary is Give A Mile, a platform where you can donate travel points to help enable “flights of compassion” to family members and friends of terminally ill patients.
The Sony hack has wreaked some serious havoc on Hollywood.
There have been several grave hacks against huge corporations in the last few years, with Target, Home Depot and Apple’s iCloud coming immediately to mind. But can you recall any other cyber attack in history that has pumped this much fuel into the media engine?