Roger Skjelstad

22 Added | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | @TechDisciple | I am the owner of Rogers Repair. I am a student at Kaplan University in Information Technology. Programming Coding, Network Security, and Web Design.

Call for 'a decent education' for all

<b>Access to good schooling in England is still "patchy" and more must be done to make sure all children receive a decent education, a report says.</b><p>The Fair Education Alliance (FEA) says while progress has been made in improving standards, this has been uneven, with some pupils missing out.<p>The FEA says …

Education

Study explores online learning trends at community colleges

Online courses have for years driven enrollment growth at community colleges, but as more students take their chances in the job market, institutions …

Higher Education

Ready for the first 'Shark Tank'-style pop-up store? It's coming to Las Vegas

Get out of the water and into the mall to see this "land shark" at a temporary shop along the Las Vegas Strip.<p>Multimillionaire Daymond John of ABC-TV's "Shark Tank" will be at the Fashion Show mall April 20 for the grand opening of his first pop-up store, appropriately called the Shark Daymond John.<p>…

10 ways to keep yourself safe from Zika, now definitively linked to birth defects

The Zika virus transmitted by mosquito bites definitely causes severe birth defects, the Centers for Disease Control announced Wednesday. That makes it even more important to protect yourself from the bite of the <i>Aedes</i> mosquito.<p>Zika poses a particular threat to pregnant women because of a birth …

Seattle Mamak Truck Brings Malaysian to Ballard

In last month's favorable review of Capitol Hill Malaysian favorite <b>Kedai Makan,</b> <i>The Stranger</i> critic Angela Garbes lamented that there aren't more places offering takes on such a diverse cuisine. In fact, Garbes said, after the closure of International District's <b>Malay Satay Hut</b> in 2013 (though a …

Seattle

7 Vegetarian Versions of Classic Sandwiches

Meat-free recipes for your favorite sandwiches.<p>It's not hard to eat a delicious, satisfying vegetarian diet, but many non-meat-eaters might, from …

Cooking

25 high-paying jobs for creative thinkers

Employment

Scientists Are Searching Out “Genetic Superheroes” to Cure Diseases

Over the past three years, researchers examined the genomes of almost 600,000 healthy adults, finding 13 lucky individuals who had the genes for …

The 6 Steps to Making the Perfect Apology, According to Science | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How good are you at contrition?<p>As good as you are at, say, passing the buck or managing up?<p>Knowing how to apologize is an art.<p>It's inevitable, then, that scientists thought they'd try to define …

Positive Thinking

The ‘Men In Black’/’Jump Street’ Crossover Has A Sequel-Mocking Title

There’s not a crossover idea out there right now that’s stranger than mashing up the alien-hunting <i>Men In Black</i> and the less than competent undercover cops of the <i>Jump Street</i> series. But it looks like they’re coming together after all, as Sony has not only announced the movie is on the way, they’ve …

Construction

Lawyers disagree on whether Smith handled gun at shooting

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An enraged Hummer driver chased down former Saints defensive end Will Smith's Mercedes, deliberately rammed the SUV from behind, angrily confronted him in the street and then shot him eight times, yelling over his dying body as his wounded wife tried to crawl away, the Smith …

Crime

Sling TV addresses one of its biggest problems with debut of a streaming service for multiple devices

Sling TV, the Dish-owned online streaming service that promises live TV via the internet, has been plagued with one serious problem since launch: you could only stream Sling TV to one device at a time. Today, the company is attempting to address that issue with the launch of a new “multi-stream” …

Televisions

Google Wants To Help You Stop Procrastinating All the Time

If you find yourself saying you “just don’t have time” to squeeze in a workout or get some extra chores done around the house, Google wants to help. …

Machine Learning

Now you can play Flappy Bird on an e-cigarette: Puff, puff, flap

Kiss your productivity goodbye. Flappy Bird has flown onto vapes and that little electronic bird will claim your soul.<p>In early 2014, it seemed like at least half the world was addicted to a simple free smartphone game that involved piloting a bird around obstacles. That description belies Flappy …

Birds

Veteran Apple designer leaves for GoPro to be VP of Design

Longtime Apple industrial designer Danny Coster is joining GoPro. Coster had worked at Apple since the early 1990s, and helped Apple re-establish itself after Steve Jobs returned. Now he has to do that to GoPro. GoPro’s stock popped on the news and is trading up on the day.<p>The news comes from The …

GoPro

Facebook poaches Google's ATAP lead to head its new hardware division

Regina Dugan – who ran Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division – has joined Facebook.<p>Dugan will be heading up Building 8, a new Facebook …

12 sites that will teach you coding for free

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By John Rampton, Entrepreneur<p>There was a …

Online Education

How to install new memory in your PC

One of the simplest hardware upgrades you can do to make your computer feel snappier is to upgrade your memory.Over the years, operating systems like Windows, software like Photoshop, and now even web browsers like Chrome, have built reputations for being unabashed memory hogs. Older PCs, …

Software