Microsoft, Non-Profits and employer partners launch program to increase employability for people with disabilities in Asia Pacific

Mr Tan Ko We, Assistant Chief Executive, SG Enable, Singapore”Work is dignity and employment empowers people with disabilities to lead fulfilling lives. Microsoft has been offering mentorship, internship and employment opportunities for persons with disabilities and recently shared their best practices at SG Enable’s Inclusive Business Forum.  We look forward to strengthening our continued partnership […]

EXCLUSIVE: The grim news coming this Christmas: Why thousands MORE Australians stand to lose their jobs in December as the country plunges into its worst recession since WWII under the weight of COVID-19

On an annual basis, the economy shrunk by 6.3 per cent. The quarterly slump was an worse than the 1930s Great Depression while the annual decline at a level unseen since the aftermath of World War II in 1945

Programming languages: Julia touts its speed edge over Python and R

More on Julia and programming languages Microsoft lead engineer: Programming language TypeScript took off thanks to Google’s Angular JavaScript creator Eich: My take on 20 years of the world’s top programming language  Programming languages: Java still rules over Python and JavaScript as primary language   Julia programming language: Users reveal what they love and hate the most […]

Joe Biden Stays Hush on Latest Fights Against Outsourcing of American Jobs

“He’s never once commented on Americans being displaced by H-1Bs and training their foreign replacements,” a spokesperson with U.S. Tech Workers told Breitbart News. “In fact, he’s made the false claim H-1B visas require employers to prove they couldn’t find Americans before foreign workers are sponsored.”

Pennsylvania Lost Wages Assistance Program Set To Begin Today

“Everybody who is currently receiving unemployment, with very few exceptions, will qualify for that benefit,” said Secretary Jerry Oleksiak. “You must be receiving at least $100 in unemployment compensation benefits to receive that extra $300.”

What Programming’s Past Reveals About Today’s Gender-Pay Gap

How did programming transform from a feminine field into an occupation synonymous with young men wearing hoodies who collect generous salaries for hacking and disrupting things? The story behind the fluctuations in programmers’ salaries and cultural status—as well as those of other professions whose gender composition has shifted over the years—sheds light on how and […]

2020 Democratic Party platform endorses Trump’s NASA moon program

Continuity has been a constant problem where space exploration is concerned. President George H. W. Bush proposed the Space Exploration Initiative only to see it cancelled by President Bill ClintonWilliam (Bill) Jefferson ClintonThe 2020 stage is set: character, chaos and the Marx Brothers Trump calls for CNN to fire analyst for tweet asking if president […]

Parents Calling For Change After Neighborhood Learning Alliance Program Closes

“Somebody needs to answer for this,” said Agliori. “Because if there’s any funding being given to anybody, for what? What did you fund? Because it looks like that building has sat there, they put desks there and nobody touched it.”

Inmates who battle wildfires in California to get better chance at post-prison firefighter jobs

“To correct is to right a wrong; to rehabilitate is to restore,” Gomez Reyes said. “Rehabilitation without strategies to ensure the formerly incarcerated have a career is a pathway to recidivism. We must get serious about providing pathways for those that show the determination to turn their lives around.”

US Navy officers lose jobs after fatal collision

“We ask the sailors to do an awful lot … and perhaps we’ve asked them to do too much,” Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. William Moran told the House Armed Services Committee at a hearing on the collisions in September. “That’s what the comprehensive review will look at.”