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Anita Borg Institute

Anita Borg Institute

Panos Ipeirotis – Google+ The Female Perspective of Computer Science CompSci.ca/blog Travel Time API — Amazon vs. Microsoft public transit times The awesome part about working at a startup is that I get to play with all the neat technology that the rest of the team puts together. One such example is the Travel Time API, which is used to calculate actual travel times (via multiple modes of transportation) from one origin to many destinations. The resulting map of how far one can get via public transit and walking from the centers of Amazon (left) and Microsoft (right) tech headquarters within 25 minutes. The difference between Computer Scientist and Computer Engineer [according to SMBC] It's Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal! UBB (metered internet) will restrict innovation UBB (Usage Based Billing / “Metered Internet”) is a hot topic right now, with many Canadians angry over the failures of CRTC and the subsequent forced price hike of the internet, even when using small competing ISPs. (Important) Computer Science jobs are not outsourced

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