September 1, 2015Like

Behind The Screens: The History Of 10 Common Computer Messages

As of late, Microsoft’s former CEO Steve Ballmer allowed the public to take a deeper look behind the scenes to learn about one of his most notorious blue screen messages. It is one of the many messages that has been accustomed to haunting us in the digital age through various symbols and sounds. Here are 10 interesting stories on theRead More
August 25, 2015Like

8 Famous Software Bugs In Space

When hundreds of millions of dollars are at stake, not to mention human lives on the line, every single line of code needs to be perfect to the last byte. Despite having (seemingly) the best programmers in the world and endless billable hours of QA, here are 8 famous software bugs that ruined enormous missions to space. 1. Mariner 1Read More
July 25, 2015Like

The 8 Most In-Demand Security Certifications Right Now

1. Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP/CISSP) The cert, built with help from the U.S. National Security Agency, has increased in market value of about 36.4 percent over Q4 2014. Get started with yours here. 2. EC-Council Licensed Penetration Tester The EC-Council certification teaches information security professionals to conduct real life penetration tests by utilizing EC-Council’s published penetration testing methodology.Read More
July 7, 2015Like

The Current State Of The IT Industry

How do tech workers feel about their careers? Computerworld’s 29th annual IT Salary survey found the answer to this question and many more. We’ve brought you the highlights so you can compare your vision with that of 4,800 IT professionals. More people are getting raises and compensation spiked heavily this year. It’s been a few years in the making, butRead More
June 12, 2015Like

The Top 5 Announcements From Apple WWDC

If you’re like us, you didn’t get a chance to fly to SF and take part in WWDC this year. Well…here’s a quick roundup of what we all missed. 1. Apple Music The highly anticipated Apple Music has all the necessary features, such as streaming your favorite artists, watching music videos and exclusive clips in HD, and listening to curatedRead More

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