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Professional Lego builder? This job of your dreams really stacks up

Talk about a job that really stacks up!<p>Merlin Entertainment, which runs Legoland's theme parks around the world, has announced it has some room for those of us who can't get enough of the colorful building blocks.<p>As reported in Mental Floss, the Lake Wales, Florida, company is looking to hire 20 …

Coding Skills Empower Us All |The Maker Issue

<b>We’ve all seen the hashtags:</b> #code, #coding, #HourofCode, #LearnToCode, #programming. Code is trending in education. So is the pushback against it. …

Coding Camp for Minority Boys Where Mentors Make a Big Difference

A summer program in Baltimore has black middle-schoolers coding, designing apps and altogether hooked on engineering.<br>[[ This is a content summary …

Tynker- A Wonderful App for Teaching Students Coding and Programming Skills

July 16 , 2015<br>Tynker is an excellent website for teaching students coding. Students will get to learn the fundamentals of coding and programming …

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New Minecraft tutorial teaches kids coding

A new Minecraft coding tutorial, created for the upcoming and third annual Hour of Code, introduces players ages 6 and older to basic coding …

How to choose the right programming language for students

With Hour of Code at hand, a look at the top programming languages for every age<i>“Always code as if the guy who ends up maintaining your code will be</i> …

Here’s where the future of jobs in India lies

TheWorld Economic Forumon January 18, 2016, released a report titled ‘Future of Jobs’, which comes under the overarching framework that is part of …

Thinking Big About Big Data In Insurance

Big Data, especially powered by with other disruptive developments like driverless cars, the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence (AI), are among six technologies that will make or break both existing players and new entrants in insurance.<p>Tom Warden has been leading research and …

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What skills should software engineers have for the next decade?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. You</i> …

Who needs a computer science degree these days?

Two candidates apply for a software development position: One has a degree in computer science from a prestigious school. The other is self-taught …

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