The Race to Win Staten Island

The Race to Win Staten Island

If you’re not familiar with the Wu Tang Clan, they are a rap group originating in the oft forgotten part of New York City called... Details
Can Governments Shutdown The Internet?

Can Governments Shutdown The Internet?

In this video, BBC Click takes a a sobering look at how the internet is censored amid political instability. And, spoiler alert, they can, they... Details
Linux File System and Structure Explained

Linux File System and Structure Explained

If you’re a Windows user and you’ve ever gotten confused when dealing with a Linux based system and its file structures, then this video is... Details
Getting Big Things Done Using Smaller Moments: Microproductivity

Getting Big Things Done Using Smaller Moments: Microproductivity

This Microsoft Research video covers a new research area is focusing on “microproductivity,” breaking larger tasks down into manageable components conducive to small moments throughout... Details
Why Facebook is Building a City

Why Facebook is Building a City

Here’s an interesting look at how rising demands for software engineers, the Great Recession, and free lunches have to do with Facebook building a city.... Details
Origins of Grep

Origins of Grep

One of the more endearing aspect of Unix is the history of some of its utility programs. Grep was written overnight. In this video by... Details
Fireside Chat with Christopher Manning

Fireside Chat with Christopher Manning

In this video from Microsoft Research, Susan Dumais sits down with Christopher Manning is a Professor of Computer Science and Linguistics at Stanford University. Manning... Details
The Weird History of JavaScript

The Weird History of JavaScript

I still remember the first time I saw JavaScript, although at the time it was known as LiveScript and it was part of a beta... Details
A Tech-Free School Where Tech Executives Send Their Kids

A Tech-Free School Where Tech Executives Send Their Kids

CNBC has a look at the Waldorf School where technology is not ever present in the classroom – an idea which runs counter to the... Details
Why Google, Amazon, And Apple Are In Your Car

Why Google, Amazon, And Apple Are In Your Car

My favorite feature of my new car is Android Auto. It’s a clever way to leverage any smartphone to provide an advanced interface to music,... Details