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A Tribute to Steve Jobs

One of the many things I find fascinating about Steve Jobs’ textured life was his education. From CNET’s obituary: He attended Reed College in Oregon for a year but dropped out, although he sat in on some classes that interested him, such as calligraphy. After a brief stint at Atari working on video games, he … Continue reading A Tribute to Steve Jobs →

Computer Science: Not Just for Geeks Anymore

More college are being drawn to computer science degrees because of media’s glamorous portrayal of this traditionally geeky career path, today’s New York Times article suggests. Movies like “The Social Network” and Apple’s slick ad campaigns have created celebrities out of Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs, and with tech company net worth numbering in the … Continue reading Computer Science: Not Just for Geeks Anymore →

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