Sunday, July 23, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 7/22/17

Last update: Sunday 7/23/17 @ 9:30 pm
This week's cover  = Spicer resigns as White House Press Secretary ... Other top stories = Google glass is back ... Microsoft's quarterly report ... China wants to be number 1 in AI 




The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 7/22/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, July 16, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 7/15/17

Last update: Sunday 7/16/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover = Very large Antarctic ice sheet breaks off ... Other top stories = Microsoft wants to close rural broadband gap ... Trump backs off cyber partnership with Russia to prevent election hacking ... Net Neutrality Day observed by major tech firms


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 7/15/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, July 09, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 7/8/17

Last update: Sunday 7/9/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover =  World leaders move forward on climate change without U.S. ... Other top stories = SpaceX third launch of Falcon 9 rocket in two weeks deploys satellite ... Hackers (possibly Russian) target U.S. nuclear plants ... North Korean missiles can reach Alaska



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 7/8/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Fourth of July -- 7/4/17


Happy Independence Day!!! 

... No TECH Update today ...

... Enjoy the Holiday ... :-)

Sunday, July 02, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 7/1/17

Last update: Sunday 7/2/17 @ 11:30 pm
This week's cover =  Petya's destructive cyber attack posing as ransomeware ... Other top stories = Genomic medicine in primary care, risks & benefits ... SpaceX completes two Falcon 9 landings ... Facebook has more than 2 billion monthly active users



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 7/1/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, June 25, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 6/24/17

Last update: Sunday 6/25/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover = Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for meddling in U.S. election ... Other top stories = Kalanick resigns as UBER CEO ... U.S. supercomputers are no longer among world's top three ... Russia hacked U.S. election systems in 21 states



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 6/24/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, June 18, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 6/17/17

Last update: Sunday 6/18/17 @ 3:30 pm

This week's cover =  Amazon buys Whole Foods ... Other top stories = E3 2017 Announcements by Sony, Microsoft, & Ubisoft ... Uber's CEO takes leave of absence ... Russia hacked 39 states in U.S. election





The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 6/17/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, June 11, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 6/10/17

Last update: Sunday 6/11/17 @ 3:30 pm

This week's cover = Apple's  WWDC17 developers' conference ... Other top stories = Comey's prepared remarks and testimony ... Amazon's 50% discounts for poor people ... Supreme Court to rule on need for warrants for cellphone locations



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 6/10/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, June 04, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 6/3/17

Last update: Sunday 6/4/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover = Trump withdraws the U.S. from the Paris climate change accords  ... Other top stories = Mary Meeker's Internet Trends 2017 ... Intel produces 18-core CPUs for games ... Putin says Russian artists, patriots may have hacked U.S. elections



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 6/3/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, May 28, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 5/27/17

Last update: Sunday 5/28/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover =  Google's AlphaGo, having vanquished all worthy human contenders, retires from competition ... Other top stories = Zuckerberg's Harvard commencement address


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 5/27/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, May 21, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 5/20/17

Last update: Sunday 5/21/17 @ 3:30 pm

This week's cover =  Google's I/O 2017 developers' conference ... Other top stories = SpaceX launches heaviest orbital load ... Wanna Cry, more fallout 





The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 5/20/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, May 14, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 5/13/17

Last update: Sunday 5/14/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover =  Hackers use stolen NSA tools in massive global cyber attacks ... Other top stories = John Oliver helped crash FCC's Website ... again  ... Microsoft's Build 2017 developer's conference



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 5/13/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, May 07, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 5/6/17

Last update: Sunday 5/8/17 @ 1:02 am
This week's cover =  Hackers loot Macron's email on eve of French election ... Other top stories = Online ed's volatile growth ... Google docs' phishing scam ... Uber's software under criminal investigation


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 5/6/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, April 30, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 4/29/17

Last update: Sunday 4/30/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover =  Purdue University (public, non-profit, mostly on-campus) buys Kaplan University (private, mega-profit, mostly online) for "$1" ... Other top stories = Quarterly reports from Alphabet, Amazon & Microsoft ... and Russians hack French elections



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 4/29/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, April 23, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 4/22/17

Last update: Sunday 4/23/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover =  March for Science on Earth Day, national/global celebrations ... Other top stories = Facebook's  F8 announcements -- augmented/virtual reality, Messenger, etc ... Facebook's neural interface, a/k/a typing with your brain ... Trump's H1-B visa executive order



The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 4/22/17

A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016

Sunday, April 16, 2017

TECH Dozens -- Week ending Saturday 4/15/17

Last update: Sunday 4/16/17 @ 3:30 pm
This week's cover = New York State offers free college tuition ... Other top stories = NASA says Saturn's moon may support alien life ... Apple working on diabetes sensors ... Apple obtains California permit for self-driving cars 


The Digital Learning Lab's favorite tweets about how HBCUs and other organizations are promoting skills that yield more diverse employment opportunities and more diverse entrepreneurial opportunities in information technology (#DiversityInTech) ... plus tweets about significant innovations in Ed Tech and Info Tech ... Big news, interesting stories, insightful comments, and good reads ... for the week ending Saturday 4/15/17


A. HBCUS | B. Ed Tech | C. Info Tech | D. Hackers | E. Views | F. Chuckles

Calendars:  #EdTech and #DiversityInTech 

TECH Dozens 2016