Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitcher who has become a Little League World Series sensation, is set to take the mound again on Wednesday night. Her team from Philadelphia plays a squad from Las Vegas on ESPN at 7:30 p.m.
The computer science gender gap struggle in Silicon Valley is real. A mere 17 percent of Google’s tech workers are women. It’s 15 percent at Facebook. Similar stats can be found at most of the larger tech companies.
HP has pledged a stack of cash, along with BT, National Grid and Oracle, to help girls aged from 10 to 14 learn new computer skills.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/11/05/funding-means-techfuture-girls-computer-clubs-now-available-for-free-to-schools/
Jewelbots, a programmable friendship bracelet that debuted on Kickstarter last week, is on a mission to make coding popular among pre-teen girls. Jewelbots surpassed its $30,000 crowdfunding goal in the first 19 hours. In the past five days, the campaign has pulled in over $70,
We won't see a new episode of Girls until 2015, but creator, writer and star Lena Dunham just made the wait for Season 4 of the HBO hit a little easier.In a newly released teaser trailer, fans and hate-watchers alike get a tiny peek at the show coming together,
TechCrunch is excited to announce Black Girls Code as the recipient of the first TechCrunch Include Grant of $50,000.
Non-profit Youth For Technology wants to encourage girls in Africa to get into science and engineering through 3D printing. The group is currently running a flexible funding campaign on Indiegogo and will use the money to help cover the costs of of buying equipment for schools. The program,
You will soon be able to sabotage Regina George without buying Swedish nutrition bars designed for weight gainMean Girls is getting its own choose your-own-adventure mobile gameMobile game designer firm Pocket Gems is reporting working with Paramount Pictures, according The Hollywood Reporter.
Looking around their engineering classes at the University of Illinois, Supriya Hobbs and Janna Eaves noticed something was missing — other girls. And so like good engineers, they set out to solve that problem. The recent graduate and college senior invented Miss Possible,
The 92nd annual White House Christmas tree lighting ceremony is getting a tech twist this year. Over 300,000 people, mostly young girls,
Last year, high school student Michelle Nguyen had all but given up her hope of becoming an engineer. A Senior at Mission High School in San Francisco (which did not offer a computer science class), she thought she had to be smarter, more privileged,
Users of U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini can now trade on the go with a new mobile app, launched for iOS and Android on Tuesday. The app lets you buy and sell cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ether, litecoin, bitcoin cash and Zcash. SEE ALSO: Crypto's black Wednesday:
It's officially crunch time for holiday gifting. If you have some pricier items on your list — i.e. a giant flat screen TV — you're probably wondering why you didn't jump on those Black Friday discounts while you had the chance. Well pay attention,
The worst thing about typos is only realizing you've made them after you've already embarrassed yourself to the worldJust ask Rudy Giuliani.On a much smaller scale, though, making typos is still pretty damning. You may accidentally message your friend "shat's up" instead of "what's up." Sure,
This holiday season, you can journey to Himalayan forests, ancient Mesopotamia, or even Mars without ever leaving your living room. Is it the work of some cHrIsTmAs MaGiC? Nope — just that of CuriosityStream, an on-demand streaming service for nonfiction programming.
"Close your eyes, clear your heart / Cut the cord," crooned Brandon Flowers on The Killers' 2008 track "Human." Was he telling listeners to stop paying for cable when he uttered that last line? Are we human or are we dancer? The jury's still out on both matters,
House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office on Tuesday, and uh, the meeting did not go smoothly.So, naturally, Stephen Colbert unpacked the whole thing,
Kids, if you need someone to cover your tracks these holidays, Jimmy Kimmel has an idea."Huckabee in a Tree" is the latest holiday adornment cooked up the show, inspired by the long-standing watcher Elf on the Shelf.
A picture is worth a thousand words. Plus about a novel's worth of hashtags to go with it.Social media-savvy illustrator Djordje Djukanovic of Belgrade, Serbia knows a lot of people who don't have a clue as to what they're doing on Instagram.
Global meetups play an integral part in the Social Good Summit. Along with the main event in New York City, people convene around the world to take part in the global discussion about how communities are using the digital tools of today to build a brighter future. This year,
The NFL's most entertaining training-camp storyline reached its conclusion on Wednesday morning when the Cleveland Browns named underdog hometown hero Brian Hoyer as their starting quarterback to begin the regular season against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sept. 7,
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The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, known as ISIL or ISIS, a radical al-Qaeda-inspired group, is extremely well organized. The group has a sophisticated social media strategy that allows it to boast of its advances, and, apparently, it publishes annual reports that showcase its war operations.
Facebook now has another app with more than half a billion users.Facebook announced Monday that its Messenger app has 500 million monthly active users. On recent earnings calls, top execs at Facebook had said the app had "hundreds of millions" of usersSee also: A year after IPO,
Given the sheer amount of torque and power needed to propel a car that weighs thousands of pounds, you’d think that parts made from plastic would disintegrate in minutes.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it's investigating why live anthrax spores were sent to nine labs in the U.S. and one overseas.See also: Understanding the Ebola Virus"At this time we do not suspect any risk to the general public," CDC spokeswoman Kathy Harben said on Wednesday.
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LOS ANGELES — Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen may not be among the first wave of guest stars for Fuller House, but Netflix is leaving the door open for an appearance from the Michelle Tanner-portraying duo"There are stunt [casting] opportunities in the future, if they choose to or if they want to,
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