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Is a Career in STEM Really for Me?
An 8th grader ponders the options, finds science and engineering far down on the list
Google Bets $50 Million on Inspiring Girls to Become Coders
Google has unveiled a $50 million initiative to boost the interest of girls in computer science
Will Wiring Up A Dollhouse Draw Girls Into STEM Careers?
Startup Maykah Inc. hopes its Roominate toy will inspire women to pursue science, technology, engineering, and math.
The Kentucky Startup That Is Teaching Coal Miners to Code
As coal industry jobs are lost, likely not to return, some in coal country have turned to coding
Four Ways to Tackle H-1B Visa Reform
Experts reflect on whether proposals in various bills in Congress right now could work to improve the H-1B visa program
Why Your Next Job Training Course May Be a MOOC
MOOCs let workers acquire in-demand skills, but do they help companies build an agile workforce?
Profile: Sanyogita Shamsunder, the “Problem Solver” Behind Verizon’s 5G Network
She manages a team of 15 engineers responsible for plotting Verizon’s next big move
What Do Employers Really Think About Online Degrees?
If you’re worried about listing an online degree on your résumé, fear not
Photoshop Creator Thomas Knoll on Subscription Software and What's Good for Engineers
The software engineer who created Photoshop talks about the power of procrastination, pluses of subscription software, and why it’s nice not to be a celebrity
Where Are the Software Engineering Jobs? In Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity job openings boom around the world, but where’s the best place for a cybersecurity software engineer to work? Apple
Profile: FBI Special Agent Mitchell Thompson Fights Cybercrime
Law-enforcement agencies around the globe are hiring cyberexperts to outwit criminals
Can MOOCs Cure the Tuition Epidemic?
New MOOC-based master’s degrees from Georgia Tech, MIT, and Illinois are significantly cheaper than on-campus degrees
Two Bit Circus Continues Quest to Turn Flames, Virtual Reality, and Lasers Into a Business
Take a bit of Maker Faire, a dash of Burning Man, and a scoop of Chuck E. Cheese, add $15 million, and poof, a micro-amusement park
How the Pioneers of the MOOC Got It Wrong
By replicating the lecture format, massive open online courses ignore the truly innovative developments in online learning
Memo to Tech Professionals: In 2017, Ask For a Raise
Don’t be afraid; 2017 will be a seller’s year for engineers and other technology workers, advises career analytics firm Paysa
Why Hire Engineers With Disabilities? They’re Practiced Problem Solvers
Disabled engineers make great contributors—if they can get past the interview
Patent Power 2016
The competition is getting tougher
Why Isn’t the Tech Industry Doing Better on Diversity? It’s Google's and Facebook’s Fault
In a frank discussion about inclusion of women and minorities in the Silicon Valley workforce, tech executives and diversity experts say the “pipeline story” is a myth
Want Girls Attracted to Tech? Put an "A" for "Art" in STEM
Two Bit Circus continues its push to move the conversation from STEM to STEAM
Facebook's H-1B Software Engineer Salaries Climb 6 Percent Annually. Google's Go Up 2 Percent; Uber's Drop
A new online tool for easy browsing of hardware and software engineer salaries dips into H-1B visa data