1 GB of hard drive space

Today’s Totally Random Fact: In 36 years, the average price of 1 GB of hard drive storage space has dropped from $400,000 to $0.019. flickr photo by marsupium photography https://flickr.com/photos/hagdorned/15023775762 shared under a Creative Commons (BY-SA) license

Can you multi-task? or Why can’t I have my phone in class?

Students think they can do many things at a time and do them all well. There are many studies and articles out  that contradict that belief. A recent article (1/24/2015) can be found here was based on research conducted at West Point. This article (11/15/16) compares distracted web surfing to second hand smoke. More recently this research …

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22,774 open computing jobs in IL right now

Average salary $89,465! . @GovRauner @JBPritzker @ILSenateGOP @ilhousegop @ILSenDems @HouseDemsIL @ISBEnews @ISBESupt @RepChrisWelch @RepCarolSente @lindachapalavia @CSforALL @CS4Rural @cs4allcps @STEMLdr As of 1 Aug 18: 22,774 open computing jobs in IL. Av salary in IL: $89,465. Result? $2.073B (1/2) https://t.co/rGrmLJZkj8 — CS4IL (@CSForIL) August 21, 2018