Sunday, May 01, 2016

DLL Storify of Black Girls CODE, Bay Area Chapter, "Build a Game in a Day" -- Saturday 4/30/16

Last update: Sunday 5/1/16 
This Black Girls CODE workshop introduced its students to game design and development. Intended for girls 7 to 17, the workshop encouraged student-driven learning, as participants thought analytically, designed, played, and coded in real-time. 


TECH Dozens for Week Ending Saturday 4/30/16

Last update: Sunday 5/1/16 @ 12:30 pm
This week's cover = graphic from tweet that Amazon reports high revenue, strong profits for Q1 ... Other top stories = Facebook triples its profits ... Apple's revenue drops ... and  FBI may soon hack computers anywhere





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 4/30/16. 


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

TECH Dozens 2015 ==> Q1 ... Q2 ... Q3 ... Q4 ...  Calendar 

Sunday, April 24, 2016

TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 4/23/16

Last update: Sunday 4/24/16 @ 6:30 pm
This week's cover = Photo from tweet about Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016) ... R.I.P. ... Other top stories = LinkedIn gets jobs for new grads 
... Intel cuts 12,000 jobs ... and Magic Leap's virtual-augmented-mixed reality

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 4/23/16. 

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

TECH Dozens 2015 ==> Q1 ... Q2 ... Q3 ... Q4 ...  Calendar 

Thursday, April 21, 2016

DLL Storify of Code Blue USA's "Protect and Serve Hackathon" -- Wednesday 4/20/16

Last update: Thursday 4/2116

Code Blue USA, a component of BLUE1647, established an initiative called "Protect and Serve" that runs programs for youth 12 to 17 that are designed to create a new culture of community trust & respect by working with law enforcement agencies.