Monthly Archives: October 2013

Google Nears Smartwatch Launch – Wall Street Journal

Slate Magazine (blog) Google Nears Smartwatch LaunchWall Street JournalGoogle's smartwatch is in late-stage development and the device, which will run on Android, will be integrated with Google Now, the company's digital assistant. The WSJ's Yun-Hee Kim speaks with Eva Dou … Continue reading

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‘Feel’ objects in thin air: The future of touch technology – CNN

'Feel' objects in thin air: The future of touch technologyCNNOne new technology announced this month by the research wing of the Walt Disney Company allows users to feel textures on a touchscreen, pointing to a future where you will be … Continue reading

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3M’s new optical technology points to brighter TV screens, and profits – Pioneer Press

3M's new optical technology points to brighter TV screens, and profitsPioneer Press… hit and fewer people were buying new screens for their homes. When 3M CEO Inge Thulin highlighted some of the company's new "disruptive technologies" in a conference call … Continue reading

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Kickstarting the Next Generation of Programmers – ENGINEERING.com

ENGINEERING.com Kickstarting the Next Generation of ProgrammersENGINEERING.comThe botlogic group is working to inspire the next generation of programmers. An estimated 1.4 million programming jobs will be available in 2020 with only 400,000 computer science students to perform those jobs. Because … Continue reading

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Play-i’s Bo and Yana robots teach kids programming concepts through stories … – Engadget

Wall Street Journal Play-i's Bo and Yana robots teach kids programming concepts through stories …EngadgetMountain View, CA-October 28, 2013 – Play-i (www.play-i.com), a company passionate about making programming fun and easy to learn for the next generation, today announced the … Continue reading

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Steve Harvey Hosts Mentoring Camp Weekend Impacting Young Men in Chicago – Eurweb.com

Steve Harvey Hosts Mentoring Camp Weekend Impacting Young Men in ChicagoEurweb.comSelected via application, mentees who will participate in The Steve Harvey Mentoring Program for Young Men in Chicago come from a single female-headed household in the Chicago metro area, and … Continue reading

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Free Format RPG: It’s All About the Jobs – IT Jungle

Free Format RPG: It's All About the JobsIT Jungle"Where are the next generation of enterprise programmers coming from? This will become a critical situation in the next few years. I get calls from all over the US wanting my graduates." … Continue reading

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Adriana Cisneros: the new face of Cisneros Group – MiamiHerald.com

Adriana Cisneros: the new face of Cisneros GroupMiamiHerald.comIts programming spans more than 90 countries and five continents. When Cisneros ascended to the role of CEO last month, she became the third generation to run the 87-year-old company founded in Venezuela … Continue reading

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Steve Harvey Mentoring Program for Young Men Comes to Chicago State, 11/15 … – Broadway World

Steve Harvey Mentoring Program for Young Men Comes to Chicago State, 11/15 …Broadway World… children and young adults by promoting educational enrichment, one-on-one mentoring and global service initiatives that will cultivate the next generation of leaders. Two cornerstone programs include … Continue reading

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Exclusive Interview: Behind the Scenes with a Mardi Gras Indian – Flavorwire

Exclusive Interview: Behind the Scenes with a Mardi Gras IndianFlavorwireIn addition to hosting this weeklong celebration, the Hall of Fame provides a variety of services to protect and honor the Mardi Gras Indian tradition, convening panels, assembling in-school programming, providing … Continue reading

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