Monday, June 26, 2017

TechEDU

TechEDU

Girls receive conflicting career messages from media, new research shows CORVALLIS, Ore. - Teenage girls like and feel more similar to women in appearance-focused jobs such as models and actresses, though they find female CEOs...

Anne-Marie Imafidon is in a rush to get on with life. Perhaps that is why she passed a GCSE in computer science aged 10, became the youngest graduate to attain a masters degree, aged...

by Susan Davis, courtesy blogs.hbr.org - If you believe the hype, technology is going to help us end global poverty. Advances have indeed made a huge difference in the lives of the poor, but there's...

This release announces the winners of the 24th National Science Bowl Washington D.C. – Students from Mira Loma High School from Sacramento, Calif. won the 2014 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl today...

Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College - I’ve been passionate about increasing women’s participation in computer science for more than 25 years. While the number of undergraduate women pursuing some STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields like...

A growing interest in the startup culture has focused attention on company founders who often take great risks to launch new ventures. But what about the people who join these founders to help them...

courtesy M.I.T. web.mit.edu/newsoffice In 2006, when Tomás Palacios completed his PhD in electrical and computer engineering at the University of California at Santa Barbara, he was torn between taking a job in academia or industry. "I wanted...

TORC Robotics: From left, Philipp Schillinger, a student at Technical University of Darmstadt; Spyros Maniatopoulos, Cornell graduate student; and David Conner, senior research scientist at TORC Robotics, with their DARPRA Robotics Challenge robot, Florian. Cornell engineers...

by Billy Gallagher, courtesy TechCrunch, “The Roost–stop hunching over your laptop,” I read, back and neck aching as usual. I had been working at my laptop like a gargoyle since early in the morning. But in...

Clark Atlanta University Student Wins National Nuclear Security Administration’s Grand Challenge Press Release CAU dual degree engineering student Tamera Green (right), CAU President Carlton E. Brown (left), and CAU professor Olu Olatidoye, Ph.D., pose with the...

by A. Ocean, courtesy sporkings America’s Boston University is suing Apple claiming that Apple ripped off a one of it’s professor’s patented electronic semiconductor and used it in iPhone 5, iPad and MacBook Air. “Defendant’s acts...

   Madhavi Ghare is a guest contributor, @MadhaviGhare. According to biology, the term 'evolution' has been defined as 'the change in the inherited traits of a population from a generation to the next'. The idea is...