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February 26, 2013
Zuckerberg, Gates, Will.I.Am Encourage Students to Code [feedly]

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[http://6.mshcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Zuck-coding.jpg]Some of the biggest names in tech and Hollywood have joined forces in a new video for Code.org, a non-profit focused on computer programming education, to encourage students to take coding classes.

Entrepreneurs like Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Square founder Jack Dorsey and Microsoft founder Bill Gates open up about how they got started coding. Zuckerberg says he started coding when he was in sixth grade because he wanted to make “something that was fun for myself and my sisters.” Bill Gates started coding in his teens and wrote a program to play tic-tac-toe.

As the video shows, it’s not just techies who code. Chris Bosh from the Miami Heat says he took programming classes in college…
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February 20, 2013

How It Feels [through Glass] (by Google)

October 24, 2012
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September 26, 2012
CEOs on Twitter: Fear Makes Some Executives Leery of Social Media

September 26, 2012
Pay attention to who is using social media

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Facebook claimed 995m active users, as of June 2012. Twitter has about 500m users, and YouTube, owned by Google, says it has 800m visitors each month, watching 4bn hours of video. Renren, a Chinese social media site, claims 157m active accounts.

September 26, 2012

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September 26, 2012
Marissa Mayer’s plan for Yahoo - The Washington Post

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September 26, 2012
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August 14, 2012
Nikon To Introduce Camera With Instagram Capabilities?

July 2, 2012
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May 14, 2012
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May 1, 2012
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January 23, 2012
OnStar unveils second generation Research Vehicle with Verizon (video) #clients

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