If you can distinctly recall the excitement of walking into your weekly computer lab session and seeing a room full of Apple 2Es displaying the start screen of Oregon Trail, you're a member of this nameless generation, my friend.
In the space of five months I had to receive news about three friends' deaths via Facebook. But it was the third death that impacted me the most. My friend, Anika tragically took her own life.
The Israeli Defense Force (IDF) has done it again. They've given another set of Israelis just doing their compulsory service for the motherland, the practical, entrepreneurial and technical skills to build another high-value, high-expectations tech start-up.
Congratulations, class of 2015! You're young and you have the world ahead of you. The job market is looking up. You're attracted to the world of startups, and you've taken all the necessary reality checks to ensure that you'd thrive in this environment. Now all you need to do is find the startup of your dreams.
With the prevalence of social media, and the epic rise of companies like Instagram and "tech celebrities" like Zuckerburg, it has never been cooler to be a software developer. Breaking into the world of development is radically different, but the process is the same: Don't be afraid to break stuff.
I'm a certified Apple Fanboy through and through, but at the same time I'm not afraid to be honest and frank when it comes to the Silicon Valley superpower.
Facebook recently launched a new service called Instant Articles, which allows publishers to create content that stays native to the social media platform, rather than requiring users to click through to the content publisher's website.
As a cyber security professional balancing the unique needs of the organization with industry best business practices is always a challenge. Tactics, techniques, and procedures are often a reflection of an organization's prevailing mindset.
With services like Wallet, Pay and Coin, why would people continue to carry around a wallet stuffed with cards begging to be pilfered and mis-aligning their spine when they sit?
So far, the discussion of so-called "programmatic", automated digital advertising trading has centered on online display and video advertising. But what about advertising in content that no-one can see?
For years, patent litigation has drained small businesses of resources that would otherwise be used for research, investment and job creation.
I had the pleasure to work with Jeff Winton when he was the Director of IT for the Dallas Cowboys and was excited to hear about his new role at Sendero Consulting. His focus on best practices for customer experience has led to interesting lessons we can all share.
When technology is so overwhelmingly focused on the needs of the elite, it's hardly a shock to find that the elite ends up being the main group financially benefiting from its deployment.
If you read the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) or the proposed bills, including the Student Digital Privacy and Parental Rights Act of 2015, proposed by Representatives Luke Messer (R-IN) and Jared Polis (D-CO), they are all about parental rights, but they only empower students once they turn 18.
Individuals, Companies, Governments and Brands need to pay careful attention to the correlation between search, social media and reputation control and management.
The right office is integral to the success of your company, but finding the right office isn't easy. Identifying these five typical problems in the office search will give you a better chance of finding the perfect space.
Yes, you may have gotten the answer to your question, and wasn't that so nice and tidy? But at what cost? The question, and any conversation or subsequent mental gymnastics that it might have generated, dies an immediate and unfortunate death.