Sunday, December 27, 2015

TECH Dozens Top Stories -- Q4 Oct, Nov, Dec 2015

Last update: Sunday 12/27/15
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


Q1 Jan-Feb-Mar | Q2 Apr-May-Jun | Q3 Jul-Aug-Sep | Q4 Oct-Nov-Dec

TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 10/03/15

This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet about Platform's 2015 Summit Conference 

... Other top stories = IBM's nanotubes extend Moore's Law ... Google's new hardwarewater on Mars

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 10/10/15

This week's cover = Graphic from tweet about Microsoft's new hardware ... Other top stories = Half-MOOC  masters degree from M.I.T. ... Amazon's new cloud services ... and Facebook brings Internet to Africa via satellites 

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 10/17/15

This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet about Black Enterprise  TechConneXt Summit Conference in Silicon Valley 

... Other top stories = Google Books not illegal  ... Dell $67 billion purchase of EMC ... and U.S will require registration for drones

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 10/24/15

This week's cover = Graphic from tweet about cloud revenue bonanzas for Amazon, Google, and Microsoft ... Other top stories = Twitter "embedded tweets" and new relationships with developers ... NY Times ships Google Cardboard VR headsets to all print subscribers ... and Facebook warns users about state-sponsored attacks 

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending Saturday 10/31/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet about EDUCAUSE 2015 Annual Conference ... Other top stories = Quarterly reports from  Apple and Twitter ... LinkedIn Q3 results top expectations ... and European Parliament votes to grant asylum to Edward Snowden

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 11/7/15

This week's cover = photo/graphic from tweet about the resignation of a Black Technical Manager from Twitter 

... Other top stories Facebook has one billion active users per day  ... YouTube makes videos compatible with Cardboard VR ... and New Star Trek series coming in 2017

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 11/14/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet that Udacity, the MOOC, pivots to become Udacity, the billion dollar unicorn ... Other top stories = Open source machine learning software from Google ... T-Mobile offers free video streaming ... Google's self-driving car gets pulled over

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 11/21/15

This week's cover = graphic from tweet about the UNCF Third Annual HBCU Summit in Silicon Valley 
... Other top stories = Samsung Gear VR on sale now ... Google hires co-founder/former CEO of VMWare to head its cloud services ... and R.I.P. Hank Williams, Diversity Pioneer 

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 11/28/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet that $5 Raspberry Pi Zero sells out in 24 hours ... Other top stories =  Jeff Bezos space program launches and lands a rocket ...  and Google introduces latest IDE: Android Studio 2.0 

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 12/5/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet that Billionaire philanthropists address big problems ... Other top stories = College graduation rates for minority students show insubstantial gains ... Apple makes Swift programming language open source ... and Next week 12/7 to 12/11 is computer science education week with #HourOfCode

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 12/12/15

This week's cover = graphic from tweet about CS Education Week + Hour of Code ... Other top stories = Supreme Court  considers affirmative action case ... Musk, Thiel, and other wealthy techs form nonprofit to support human-friendly AI research ... and Zuckerberg says Muslims are "always welcome" on Facebook

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TECH Dozens -- Week Ending 12/19/15

This week's cover = photo from tweet about Star Wars: The Force Awakens ... Other top stories = California proposes that all self-driving cars have licensed humans in the drivers seats  ... and Clinton-Sanders-DNC data snafu & apology