Computer Science

What's some advice for parents whose children are interested in learning to program? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge
2004: Google releases Gmail, which uses this super cool "XML thing" to be wicked responsive. By "XML thing," I'm obviously
A lack of confidence. Hesitance about putting in the time to learn about and utilize a good editor. Viewing setbacks as failures
The event was chaotic, but hopefully fun and interesting - at least it seemed so according to the few kids I spoke with afterwards
What are some of the interesting projects you have worked on in the field of Computational Biology? originally appeared on
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When unfolded, the device doesn't lock into a flat position, which I would bet causes errors when trying to interact with
Programs like this are not unique to Latin America. Born as an Afghan refugee, Fereshteh Forough, started Code to Inspire
At the end of the day (I'm not committing to which day), we pull all of that together and deliver a performance for you or
It was interesting to have an Indian film industry icon, Kareena Kapoor Khan, pop up on my news feed, but the reason she popped up surprised me.
This summer Girls Who Code taught 1,560 girls computer science across the US. During the past seven weeks, girls from all over the nation got hands-on experience learning and writing code, went on field trips to local tech companies, heard from a variety of guest speakers in the field, and met weekly with their employee mentors.
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The gross underrepresentation of women in computer science is not just a problem for the girls who are left out. It's a problem for all of us, because we're not benefitting from the creativity girls have to offer.
Knowing how to code is the wave of the future. Being able to code helps you to break down problems procedurally and think of new ideas in terms of processes. If you see something in the world that's inefficient, a knowledge of code allows you to come up with concrete solutions.
Here are some tips that I wish I had learned before going to my first hackathon, and some things about hackathons that I wish were done differently.
2. Encourage girls' involvement in Advanced Placement computer science and college-level computer science courses. 3. Foster
Introduce female STEM role models and leadership Research carried out by the Girl Scouts of America found that, despite high
Founder, Reshma Saujani, says: "By actually embedding classrooms in today's leading companies that create products girls
Yet this one appears to have gone off without any significant issues, although the price has not gone "lunar" as some Bitcoin
To encourage a diverse pool to enter the tech workforce, Clinton's plan promotes expanding STEM education, underscoring the current dearth of computer science education in the U.S. and emphasizing that the pipeline for computer-related jobs is severely lacking.