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May 11, 2015
I believe it is fundamental to have an overview of the history that later formed Computer Science. People know work of individuals such as Dijkstra. But there are so many others who've made valuable contributions to make computers we have today happen. It was a process that started in the early 800s and started to […]
April 28, 2015
Singapore, the city-state, has the reputation of being the home to one of the most conscientious people in the world. They’re hard workers - it is said that an average Singaporean works as much as 45 hours a week, which is longer than in most parts of the world. Surveys also suggest that 3 out […]
March 8, 2015
Wanting to feel valued and wanting to be the center of attention are subtly different. While both are attention-craving behavior, the latter doesn't care much for where it comes from or what it means. The former, however, is a need to be recognized for good work. It is a need to be known as a […]
March 8, 2015
Mark Zuckerberg once said that coding is the closest thing to a super power today. If you think about it, it really is! With the Internet and computer technology, humans are doing the unthinkable today like talking to people who live millions of miles away from us, watching street views of far away cities without […]
March 6, 2015
If you were to go to an engineering college today, you will often see electronics engineers being placed in software companies. You'd even find some of them complaining about a lack of core companies during placement season. But you will also see a few students, who've embraced the era of computer science and code. Take […]
March 5, 2015
Positive people are a pleasure to deal with. Their demeanor and approach to is infectious! It is the same positivity that helps them advance in their careers. In many ways, this is the story of Shwetha Kashyap, software engineer at Harman Connected Services. We caught up with Shwetha to know more about her journey as a […]
September 15, 2014
The 15th of September is celebrated as Engineer's Day in memory of India's engineering icon M. Visvesvaraya. A highly disciplined engineer, he was known for his sincerity, time management and unsurpassable devotion to a cause. He was a civil engineer and his work involved everything from building roadways, to dams and anti-flood systems. In his […]
May 26, 2014
In other news, the 10th edition of Google's prestigious Google Summer of Code program is about to kick off and India will be a represented by 401 students - a record in the history of GSoC. With 401 students from India selected to the prestigious GSoC program, it has smoked every other country in contention, […]
May 1, 2014
A few months ago, we launched a private Beta of the developer profile. This was not just any product for us - it was an ideology. An ideology that a developer needed an inclusive identity; That a developer wouldn't have to prove himself/herself for a basic set of skills at least. With this thought, we […]
April 24, 2014
Late last year and early this year, there was a huge campaign by code.org, which brought together the biggest names in the field of computer sciences, encouraging everyone to take the hour of code. Names like Gates and Zuckerberg dedicated some time to provide support to some instructional videos. You can check it out at Code.Org. […]