Today, there are numerous options for taking classes online. In fact, online education has become so popular that a number of institutions have begun offering online courses for free in virtually every subject you can imagine. That means that even if you don’t have the money to pay for a college education, you can still… Read More


Sometimes we forget just how much technology has transformed over the last 20 years, especially in the way we get information about and communicate with the world. Twenty years ago, most people made calls on land lines, many used pagers to receive messages on the go, and only the wealthy had actual mobile phones. Today,… Read More


Free online classes are popping up all over. And not just at community colleges and trade schools. Some of the highest ranked universities in the U.S. are leading the charge, offering free sample online classes to anybody with an Internet connection. Mostly, these classes involve videos of lectures, downloadable books and readings, and sometimes virtual… Read More


There has been a good bit of discussion lately on the blogs, online newspapers, and educational websites about Georgetown University’s study: What’s it Worth? The Economic Value of College Majors. The study outlines college majors, their popularity, and their earning potential after graduation. If you are trying to decide on a specific career path and… Read More


More women are avoiding becoming computer scientists because of the geek stereotype. Many girls stay away from this major because they don’t feel like they fit in with fellow classmates. They don’t know much about comic books, video games, or Star Trek lines. Plus there are very few girls in computer science so about 85 percent of their classmates are guys.… Read More


Between November and May of last year the Radisson Hotels and Resorts computer systems were accessed without authorization. This affects an unknown amount of people. The Radisson reported that it has informed customers about the situtation and that guest information could possibly have been accessed, which included credit card numbers.… Read More