Saturday, December 26, 2015

TECH Dozens Top Stories -- Q1 Jan, Feb, Mar 2015

Last update: Saturday 12/26/15
Below find tweets that link to the DLL's most important news stories during 2015, i.e., the cover stories and the two or three other top stories in each week's issue of the DLL's TECH Dozens magazine




TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 1/17/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet that Facebook will open source its cutting edge deep learning tools

... Other top stories ==> 
VP Biden announces $25 million  cybersecurity career training program for 13 HBCUs ... EDUCAUSE reports top 10 IT issues in 2015 for higher ed ... and IBM's most powerful mainframe

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 1/24/15

This week's cover = Photo of President Obama giving his SOTU 2015

... Other top stories ==> Dr. King's birthday celebration ... 
Microsoft introduces Windows 10, Surface Hub, and HoloLens .and Pervasive breaches of cybersecurity


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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 1/31/15

This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet that Apple had best quarter in corporate history

... Other top stories ==> Jay-Z bids $56 million for streaming company ... FCC raises broadband speed ... and Facebook's big profits from mobile


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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/7/15



This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet that the FCC endorsed net neutrality

... Other top stories ==> Google supports CODE2040 ... Radio Shack is bankrupt ... and More massive cyber attacks



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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/14/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet about President Obama's cybersecurity summit in Silicon Valley

... Other top stories ==> Cybercrime ... Senate report denounces car security and privacy weakness ... and  Coursera's new business model

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/21/15

This week's cover = "Death Star" from tweet that Kaspersky Labs identifies Equation Group, a/k/a NSA, as cybercriminals

... Other top stories ==> NSA hacks smartphones... Lenovo preloads  malware ... and Samsung buys LoopPay

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 2/28/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet about Net Neutrality

... Other top stories ==> Snowden does Reddit
 ... Google's AI learns to win ... and the Internet remembers Spock

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 3/7/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet about Apple replaces AT&T in Dow Jones

... Other top stories ==> Widespread, long-standing FREAK security flaw ... Silicon Valley's top level gender bias trial ... and Pebble's Time makes big waves

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"TECH Dozens" -- Week Ending Saturday 3/14/15

This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet about Apple's introduction of new watch & Macbook

... Other top stories ==> Apple commits $50 million to diversity ... DC Mayor & Howard University President announce tech partnership ... and President Obama's Tech Hire initiative 

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 3/21/15


This week's cover = photo from tweet about Techs of Color at SXSW ... Other top stories ==> Google & Intel make smart watch ... Facebook Messenger sends money to friends ... Apple's new TV coming in June

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"TECH Dozens" -- Week Ending Saturday 3/28/15



This week's cover = graphic from tweet that National Society of Black Engineers holds 41st annual convention 
... Other top stories ==> Kleiner Perkins wins gender bias trial ... Babson's 2014 online learning report ... and Facebook's Messenger becomes platform for other applications