Eric Fabroa

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Next-gen women engineers forge a new path in tech

At the Grace Hopper Celebration of women in tech, young female computer science majors abound. They say they're ready to fight for a place in the field.<p>Why is this still happening?<p>That was the subject of a rant delivered by Hasini Sundaresan, a junior computer science major at the University of …

NHS hack: The terrifying software that has infected hospital computers across England

Computers in hospitals across England are showing a terrifying message after a cyber attack.<p>The screen asks users to send money before they can get …

Seeking a policy response to the robot takeover

By Alice M. RivlinWe could soon be living in a world in which driverless vehicles or drones make all deliveries. Those vans and big rigs on the …

Mentoring

5 Job Trends to Look Out for in 2017

Glassdoor makes its predictions about the year ahead.<p>There is always a level of uncertainty when it comes to looking for a new gig, but having the information you need to make the right decision is key.<p>To that end, Dr. Andrew Chamberlain, job-hunting platform Glassdoor's chief economist, recently …

Facebook is using AI to make detailed maps of where people live

Facebook is now applying its significant computing muscle toward creating maps of where people live and how that affects their internet connections. The maps should help Facebook determine which types of connectivity solutions work best for the 10 percent of the world's population without internet …

A Great Resource from Google to Help Teachers Professional Growth

December 6, 2015<br>Google for Education has this excellent free handbook to help teachers and educators with their professional growth. It provides …

Education Technology

Craig Federighi promotes Hour of Code workshops, saying programming is “the next level of literacy”

In an interview to promote Apple’s Hour of Code workshops for kids aged 6 and up, SVP of software engineering Craig Federighi has told the BBC that introducing young children to programming is so important because programming is “the next level of literacy.”<p>“These devices are so much a part of our …

Craig Federighi