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Spam and eggs! Codecademy goes full-on Python

UniversityNow: Another VC-Backed Online College, But This One's Not Elite

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UniversityNow has raised $17.3 million in new funding to make college more accessible. The company is looking to create a network of affordable online colleges for adults. They will be high quality, but not necessarily elite, like some other new online learning efforts. UniversityNow CEO Gene Wade San Francisco-based UniversityNow’s Series...
UniversityNow: Another VC-Backed Online College, But This One's Not Elite

10 Ways All Employees Can Contribute to Link Building

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It’s not a hidden secret that link building is an essential part of SEO, but how you go about building links can make a huge difference in your organic visibility. Having your company buy into the fact that actively building links to your site can help your bottom line can...
10 Ways All Employees Can Contribute to Link Building

Minority-Focused Startup Incubator DreamIt Access Gets Renewed Investment, Will Continue For Two More Cycles

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Startup accelerator DreamIt Ventures is extending its minority-focused entrepreneur program DreamIt Access, thanks to a renewed commitment from previous investor Comcast Ventures. Today, DreamIt announced that Comcast Ventures will invest in two more cycles of DreamIt Access, which will be a part of the Philly 2012 program and the NY 2013 program. Through...
Minority-Focused Startup Incubator DreamIt Access Gets Renewed Investment, Will Continue For Two More Cycles
Software AG makes app development easy for business users with Live software

TED Prize Winner Sugata Mitra To Create A "School In The Cloud"

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The educational innovator receives $1 million to seed child-driven, Internet-enabled learning centers in India and around the world. Today Dr. Sugata Mitra became the eighth winner of the TED Prize, which now consists of $1 million presented to social entrepreneurs to make their dreams huge. Past winners include Bono's...
TED Prize Winner Sugata Mitra To Create A "School In The Cloud"

How Google Approaches Social Media As A Team Sport

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Photo credit: Karen Wickre via Danny Sullivan The following was cross-posted on the new Edelman Digital web site.  Another month, another visit to Silicon Valley – my home away from home – and, with it, another visit to the Googleplex in search of insights. This time I chatted with Karen Wickre, who...
How Google Approaches Social Media As A Team Sport

Developers: Google is going to the ‘Random Hacks of Kindness’ hackathon and so should you

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Created by Google, Microsoft, Yahoo!, HP, NASA and the World Bank, Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) is a global hackathon that brings together collaborators to define and solve challenges facing local communities all around the world. Now in its third year, Google has announced that it will be in attendance once again in San Francisco,...
Developers: Google is going to the ‘Random Hacks of Kindness’ hackathon and so should you

The Scientific Method meets Stockholm Syndrome

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Every fall, the science news world takes a moment to shift its focus to Sweden, as the Nobel Prizes in chemistry, physics, and physiology or medicine are handed out. The actual awarding of the prizes, which happens in December, rarely attracts as much attention. The organizers are looking to...
The Scientific Method meets Stockholm Syndrome
Professors out, experts in! Course Hero adds 18 free skill-based courses

77 MORE great ideas for running a security program

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Practical ideas from CSOs and subject matter experts of all sorts...
77 MORE great ideas for running a security program

Top universities join free online teaching platform

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Coursera set to shake up higher education model after adding 12 US and European institutions including Edinburgh UniversityTwelve leading universities in the US and Europe have joined an internet platform created by two Stanford University scientists which provides free online access to classes designed by academics at elite institutions.The move,...
Top universities join free online teaching platform

Docstoc launches video program for its 30m users, may raise funds for acquisitions, but not service

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Docstoc, the document-sharing service that focuses on helping small business operators start and grow their companies, has a new video course designed to help offer advice and education for entrepreneurs. With over 30 million registered users and 25 million documents shared on the site, the company has been focused on...
Docstoc launches video program for its 30m users, may raise funds for acquisitions, but not service
Bing throws journalists a bone with promotion in search sidebar

Microsoft Launches Bing Fund, Names Rahul Sood To Run It

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Software giant Microsoft today launched a an angel investment and business incubator. It will be called the Bing Fund, named obviously for its search engine. The plan is to offer US-based early stage companies to work at a Microsoft building in Bellevue, Wash. for at least four months. What selected...
Microsoft Launches Bing Fund, Names Rahul Sood To Run It

Seattle, meet the Bing Fund: a hybrid angel fund and incubator

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After some hinting around the edges in recent days, Microsoft today unveiled the Bing Fund, its new tool that will both invest in and incubate startups. The Fund is sponsored by Bing, as you likely guessed. According to its FAQ, the Bing Fund is looking for “startups that are building...
Seattle, meet the Bing Fund: a hybrid angel fund and incubator
With new look, Bing's social sidebar finally starts to make sense
Content hackathons: the future of textbooks?
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