Saturday, February 13, 2016

TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/1416

Last update: Sunday 2/14/16 @ 12:30 pm
This week's cover = graphic from tweet about discovery of Einstein gravitational waves ... Other top stories = Justice Antonin Scalia in memoriam ... Zuckerberg apologizes for Andreessen comments after India bans Facebook Internet ... and #ProjectDiane reports underfunded Black female entrepreneurs 


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 2/13/16.

A. HBCUs | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views  ... 

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DLL Storify of CodeDay Chicago-- Saturday 2/13/16, Sunday 2/14/16

Last update: Saturday 2/13/16
CodeDay Chicago is 24-hour event from noontime (Central) on Saturday 2/13/16 to noontime (Central) Sunday 2/14/16. Sponsored by Illinois Innovation Network and hosted by Blue1647, CodeDay Chicago is a place where students will get together and build cool things together.

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Black America needs more Oaklands

Revised: Thursday 2/11/16

In recent decades governors, mayors, and corporate nabobs all over the country have launched initiatives that were supposed to develop local versions of Silicon Valley. So far the results have been disappointing. 







Saturday, February 06, 2016

TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/6/16


This week's cover = Graphic from NSU tweet about Black History Month  ... Other top stories = Google's strong quarterly earnings ... Twitter fights terrorism ... and  Diversity reports from Intel & Slack 


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 2/6/16.


A. HBCUs | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views  ... 

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