For a while now, the movement to get more women—especially women of color—into STEM has been gaining traction in America. Yet at multiple entry levels of interest, such as K-12 education, higher education, and eventually, the STEM workforce, statistics prove that there’s still a lot of work to be done. While girls seem just as […]
In elementary school, I didn’t have too many friends. I mostly stuck around the same five people all the way through and I was content living that way. Through these friendships, I also had another relationship with an online, multiplayer game: RuneScape. RuneScape self-describes as the “Free to Play Fantasy MMORPG Game.” The RuneScape now […]
Over the past few years, the tech sector has seen an emergence of, for lack of a better term, “sharing services,” or companies that network and rent out distributed capital. In simpler terms, these are start-ups that don’t own the capital that provides a service (e.g. a car for a taxi service company) but rather connect people […]
It has been awhile since I’ve written an article, but I’ve found the chatter surrounding “hidden city ticketing,” an approach to obtaining cheaper air tickets to be a worthwhile discussion. Orbitz and United Airlines have recently entered a lawsuit against Aktarer Zaman, the twenty-two year old founder of Skiplagged, a website that helps users find cheap […]
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