Ethan Baron: Too much importance put on the writing of code has created a skills gap in America’s technology industry and much of its workforce, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in a Jan. 18 op-ed in which he called for Continue reading Google CEO Sundar Pichai: Coding Alone Can’t Save Us From The Skills Gap
David Berkowitz: We all know that health care is changing rapidly. The mobile phone, augmented by health and wellness trackers, apps, and sensors is shifting care into the home. Pharmacists must be leading new practice model initiatives and, at a Continue reading All My Pharmacy Students Learn to Code
Ruti Levy: Can a coding boot camp like New York’s Flatiron School, recently acquired by WeWork, really land someone a high-paying tech job? Many people believe you have to be a certified genius to work at a company like Google, Continue reading In Just 15 Weeks, You Too Can Become a Software Developer
Mrs. Amato: My students need Bee Bots, so they can explore the world of coding with robots that can be used in to any subject area! Hello, I am a Digital Learning Coach at an amazing Title I public elementary Continue reading Bee Bots Will Keep Us Buzzing and Learning While Coding!
Joseph Marks: The subcontractor that hired the coders signed a non-prosecution deal to end a criminal investigation. Russian developers did some of the coding work for a Defense Department software system and stored that code inside a server in Moscow, Continue reading Company That Used Russian Coders for Pentagon Project Strikes Deal
The mysteries once associated with coding and application development are gradually giving way to the forces of market demand for speed and simplicity. No sooner did we get somewhat comfortable with DevOps and what it means that a new wrinkle Continue reading Business Benefits Of DevOps Empower Citizen Developers
Colin Barker: Low-code development aims to make it easier to build applications by removing as much of the hand-coding as possible. Such initiatives become even more important as companies have to build applications to work across a wider range of Continue reading Low Code Development: Is This The Future Of Enterprise Apps?
Chris Pentago: Ever since the first IBM PC was launched in 1981, computers of varying types have become a ubiquitous part of everyday life. They are in our homes, our businesses, and even in our pockets. The impact of the Continue reading Programming Skills Power the Economic Future
Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez: "You don’t belong here." That phrase was allegedly spoken by a security guard to 20 low-income, mostly Latino students Nov. 6, who were ejected from the giant Dreamforce conference on its opening day, the San Francisco Examiner Continue reading Low-Income SF Students From Mission Nonprofit Ejected From Dreamforce Conference
[Codango: Sad to hear… the impact remains to be seen. Our hearts go out to those that are affected by this change of organization.] Ingrid Lunden: Some changes are underway at Stack Overflow, the online community where some 50 million Continue reading Developer Community Stack Overflow Lays Off Reportedly 20% As It Refocuses Business