Danielle McKinney

158 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Following | @superwitch101 | Keep up with Danielle McKinney on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Danielle McKinney”

Where We're Going: Non-Traditional Careers for LIS Graduates

Presentation given at the Federal Library Information Network (FLICC) Forum on the imperative for library and information science graduates to consider careers outside of "traditional" librarianship.

Non-traditional jobs for librarians

In addition to work in traditional library settings, the expertise of librarians is increasingly employed in the private sector.<p>or this excerpt from …

61 Non-Librarian Jobs for LIS Grads - Information Space

<i>Editor’s Note: InfoSpace has recently revisited this topic with updated job listings and more information! Be sure to check out 45 More Non-Librarian</i> …

Data Scientist Is the Best Job In America According Glassdoor's 2018 Rankings

• Data Scientist has been named the best job in America for three years running, with a median base salary of $110,000 and 4,524 job openings.<br>• DevOps Engineer is the second-best job in 2018, paying a median base salary of $105,000 and 3,369 job openings.<br>• There are 29,187 Software Engineering jobs …

Employment

What's a futurist?

Think you'd make a good futurist? There are actually many different types of futurist jobs. You may find one working for governmental entities, …

162 Future Jobs: Preparing for Jobs that Don’t Yet Exist

Last week I was speaking at an event in Istanbul. As usual, once I landed at the airport, I made my way to the customs area where I was greeted by no …

Blockchain jobs and salaries — 2018 report

Blockchain development has taken the leading position at the most demanded programmer skill. By the results at the end of 2017 through the beginning …

Why healthcare cybersecurity spending will exceed $65B over the next 5 years

Healthcare has been at or near the top of the list for industries at greatest risk of cyber intrusions over the past two years. And CIOs and CISOs at …

'It's a hacker's paradise out there'

<b>In what could have been the plot of a Hollywood heist movie, the hackers took great interest in the vast aquarium that a Las Vegas casino had installed in its lobby.</b><p>The casino's owners thought that the huge fish tank was an impressive sight that helped create a classy ambience as people …

Cybersecurity

For a more secure world, cities must share information on cyber-attacks - experts

Digital security is particularly acute for cities, which hold reams of valuable personal data and makes citizens and local governments valuable …

Cybersecurity

Mexican Banks Targeted in Cyber Attack

Cyber attackers attempted to penetrate Mexico’s electronic payment systems Friday, forcing three banks to enact contingency plans, according to …

Chinese cybersecurity firm to monitor online behavior in real time for cyber defense

“You are being watched.”<p>Harold Finch’s solemn opening line in the TV series Person of Interest has attracted the attention of millions of viewers and …

Cybersecurity

Energy Companies Aren't Doing Much to Defend Against Soaring Cyber Attacks

How much is cyber security worth to the U.S. energy industry?<p>Not a whole lot apparently.<p>Two prominent security consultant firms estimate that energy …

The Complex Challenge of Fileless Attacks

The arms race between cybersecurity vendors and determined adversaries has never been more heated. As soon as a new security tool is released, threat …

Cybersecurity

Evolving cybersecurity strategies for government agencies

As cybersecurity threats evolve, it's more critical than ever for organizations to have technology and strategies in place to mitigate threats and …

10 Facts About Cybersecurity and How They Impact You [Infographic] – Adweek

Cybersecurity is one of the most pressing concerns for business and consumers, especially when it comes to social media. So much personal …

Cybersecurity

How security firms lead hackers into ‘honey pots’

I recently wandered around the RSA security conference in San Francisco, where the latest cybersecurity technologies were on display. And I came across the blue-bearded Chris Roberts, the chief security architect at Acalvio.<p>Roberts assumes that hackers will be able to break into just about any …

Alice In Wonderland

Fitness bands may not be as accurate as you think

Fitness bands are a multi-million dollar industry in Australia, but new research has suggested the pricey pedometers might not be as accurate as …

How Elon Musk’s Plan to Colonize Mars Helps Planet Earth

It’s hard not to get the impression that Elon Musk has written off planet Earth. The entire purpose behind SpaceX is to develop a feasible, …

Elon Musk

Intel Just Gave up on Creating AR Glasses (But Apple Hasn’t)

Intel this week announced that it plans to shutter its New Devices Group, which had been working to develop and mass produce the chip-maker’s …

Smarter Cities and Safer Self-Driving Cars: Imagining Life in 5G

We’re on the brink of a breakthrough in wireless technology: 5G mobile internet, which will put the speed of a fiber connection in everything from your smartphone to your car. Youngky Kim, the head of Samsung’s Networks Business, offers a glimpse of a truly connected world.<p>Making Real Connections<p>5G …

Internet of Things

5 Top Trends in Wearable App Technology for 2018

From taking selfies using voice commands to tracking total calories burned, wearable technology is rapidly evolving all around the world. Industry …

Wearable Tech

One of Tesla's biggest problems is turning into a big win for the company

Despite all the bad news from the past 10 months, the Tesla Model 3 is poised to be a huge success.<p>The car is a classic example of missing the forest for the trees. Yes, the Model 3's rollout has been an epic fail, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk looks sort of deluded in his production targets (20,000 …

Tesla

Elon Musk Wants To Use SpaceX Rockets To Travel Anywhere On Earth

How advanced analytics can benefit infrastructure capital planning

Asset owners are lagging behind other industries in data analytics. Now’s the time to get going.<p><b>Asset owners and industry professionals</b> hold a …

Big Data

What is data wrangling and how can you leverage it for your business?

The term “wrangling” evokes images of cowboys lassoing runaway cattle, getting them under control, and taking them back to the herd. Data wrangling …

IBM

Facebook, Cambridge Analytica, and The Dark Art of Data Mining

Since 2004, millions of people around the world have been documenting their daily lives on Facebook. In a bid to keep in touch with old friends and …

Cambridge Analytica

AI powers the catalogs of next-generation big data

Data’s relevance doesn’t always jump out at you. It takes work to distill useful insights from enterprise data lakes that are increasingly too large, …

Big Data

Palantir's Data-Mining Software Was Used to Spy on JPMorgan Staff, and Company Terms Are Getting a Rewrite. 3 Things to Know Today.

Here's your explanation of today's biggest headlines, including a data-mining controversy, company terms and 4/20. Stay in the know in 60 seconds.<p>"Terms and conditions" for companies everywhere might be translated into plain English as per the European Union's new General Data Protection Regulation …

Data Mining