When you perform a Google search for every day queries, you don’t typically expect systemic racism to rear its ugly head. Yet, if you’re a woman searching for a hairstyle, that’s exactly what you might find. A simple Google image search for ‘women’s professional hairstyles’ returns the following: Here, you’ll Read More
Monthly Archives: September 2016
Google Maps is getting tighter integration with your Android calendar. The company today announced that your events will now start showing up in Maps. Simply open up the side/hamburger menu, tap on ‘Your Places’ and head to the ‘upcoming’ tab to see directions for places you might have to travel Read More
As we celebrate Labor Day this month in the US, it is worth reflecting on the past, present and future of the labor force and its role in shaping modern society. The labor movement really took off in the 19th century along with the industrial revolution, where one begat the Read More
Businesses are struggling to manage the information flow and interactions between all of these new devices and things jumping on their network, and the apps and IT systems they control. The data businesses gather is only helpful if they can do something with it.
In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Read More
After seeing Instagram launch ‘Stories’ in August, it seems Facebook wanted in on the fun. The blatant rip of one of Snapchat’s key features is making its way to a second Facebook-owned platform, Messenger, at least for testing. ‘Messenger Day,’ lets users post photos and videos, with filters, that self-destruct Read More
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Priyanka Chopra and the girls of Made with Code on stage at The Global Citizen Festival. Courtesy of Made with Code.
“Behind me,” Priyanka continued, “you will see the hopes and aspirations written and designed with code of girls and young women using their voices to make a difference,” She then went on to introduce Ellie Goulding who performed her biggest hits with the girls’ work displayed behind her.
What happened on stage is only half the story though. Backstage were some of the individuals working to make such a powerful presentation possible. For each featured image, there were a million more created by teen girls across the world using Made with Code’s
This past Saturday, at the star-studded Global Citizen Festival, Google’s
“Behind me,” Priyanka continued, “you will see the hopes and aspirations written and designed with code of girls and young women using their voices to make a difference,” She then went on to introduce Ellie Goulding who performed her biggest Read More
From March through June 2016, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the nonprofit Center for Open Data Enterprise ran a series of four Open Data Roundtables. These events brought together a total of 290 experts from inside and outside of government. Read More
In two separate polls, numerous iPhone owners are reporting some seriously annoying issues with Bluetooth connectivity. The problem, it seems, isn’t limited to the iPhone 7. Readers in one poll, from 9to5 Mac, report it’s affecting other phones (6, 6s, etc.) running iOS 10. The second poll seems to confirm Read More