On October 11th 2014 we were very proud to run our first ever Hackathon. Teaming up with the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, Womens Hackathon, Black Girls Code and Coder Dojo – we had a brilliant day of hacking in both London and Silicon Valley.
With millions of connected users and billions minutes of voice and video conversations, Skype is considered as the pioneer and the world leading voice and video application.
We recently held a twitter chat answering questions about Async Programming on Mobile Platforms. If you didn't get the opportunity to take part here is our Storify conversation from the chat itself.
Things are not as they used to be….most of our searches, browsing, and ‘doing’ occurs on our phones these days. The numbers show us that a smaller percentage of these activities happen on our desktops.
We recently held a twitter chat answering lots of questions about career development in technology. If you didn’t get the opportunity to take part here is our Storify conversation from the chat itself. We aim to hold a Twitter chat each month on different industry topics for please follow us on @CodessForum for news on when these will be happening.
I decided to start Codess after a terrible experience when I first began my Cognitive Science degree. I remember very clearly being the only female in my class, feeling alienated when it came to choosing teams for group projects and debating in class discussions.
In light of Career Development month, I thought it would be important to highlight some of the key ingredients for professional growth. Keep in mind that career development is not always about moving up in an organization but more about being open-minded and able to identify opportunities for growth. Below are 5 ways to be sure you aren't missing out on any professional development opportunities.
Online shopping, social media, internet searches – it all enters a huge pool of data that companies use to eventually monetize. If you’re thinking about a career in Big Data or even studying Computer Science and the technologies that compliment Big Data – please read on.