What coding language to learn, where to learn it, and how to get employed.
She coined her own job title as ”Security Princess” at Google, as she is their main defender on the web – their “top secret weapon”! White hat hacker and rock climber, Parisa Tabriz manages Google’s information security engineering team and is also fighting gender inequality in Silicon Valley. One of her other accomplishments includes enhancing software and network security at the White House. How did this hero, who’s hacking her way to find the ”bad guys” online, end up there? Find out more about one of the few women who made it to the top of the tech industry in the number one city of tech.
No, Ada Lovelace didn’t invent the algorithm. No, she didn’t invent the binary language, nor did she invent the computing machine. Nevertheless she is generally perceived as the mother of computer programming. Her entire research was based on the incredible Analytical Engine invented by the famous Charles Babbage.
Margaret Hamilton is a giant in the world of software engineering, most well-known for her work as the director of software on NASA’s Apollo missions.
Introducing a series of posts on how common algorithms work and how they impact our daily lives, from Netflix to Facebook to Uber. We’re kicking off with a gentle introduction to a simple algorithm for an everyday task: finding a number in a contact list using binary search.
19th century mathematician George Boole spent his life combining Aristotle and algebra – and inadvertently laid the foundation for modern computer science and the microelectronic revolution. Find out how on Throwback Thursday, a look back at great minds in the history of computer science.
For businesses today, the most popular social networks are: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+ and Instagram. This is the second post of our Social Media Marketing Guide which entails all you need to know about these networks. In today’s post I will write about LinkedIn. After winning a trip to the SMX Social Media Marketing Conference in […]
Everything you need to know about the six most popular social networks for businesses: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google+ and Instagram. In today’s post, Facebook. Recently I won the Biggest Social Geek competition generously hosted by Marin Software, the largest third-party aggregator of paid search spend globally. As a result, I am winning a trip to […]
This slideshow was used in conjunction with a presentation for Social Media Week Berlin 2014. There was also an accompanying Marketing on a Low Budget Worksheet with activities for participants. Many of the thought leaders in online marketing have worked for big brands with big budgets. Often what they recommend is difficult to scale down and is […]
The last few years have seen many in the SEO community proclaiming that social bookmarking sites are dead. Although not completely accurate, this statement has a pinch of truth to it. Black hat and grey hat techniques that were effective prior to Google’s Hummingbird, Penguin and Panda updates often leant heavily on social bookmarking sites. […]