Coming to NJ: An Autumn of Extraordinary Tech and Entrepreneurial Activity
With two Lean Startup Machine events, the NJ EDA's Founders & Funders day, a voice technology hackathon, Asbury Agile (a developer's event) and a startup pitch-off hosted by Cory Booker in conjunction with NJTech, TechLaunch and TigerLabs -- NJ is showing that tech entrepreneurship is reaching a fevered pitch.
NJ Governor's School Students Present Results of Rewarding Tech Research Projects
Eighty-eight students from the New Jersey Governor's School of Engineering & Technology presented the results of their month-long research projects at Rutgers University's Busch Campus on July 25, 2014.
Opinion: Join the NJ Linux Users Group to Support Software Freedom Day Sept. 20!
[NJTechWeekly.com heard that the NJ Linux Users Group would be hitting the ground in Montclair to make people aware of free software and the people who make it possible. We asked organizer Bob Murphy (Murph NJ) to write about why the group feels it is so important for NJTechWeekly.com readers to support this initiative.]
Newbie Programmer Advice, Productivity Hacks Steal the Show at GDG Google Your Life
GDG [Google Developer Group] North Jersey held a lively meeting August 21, 2014, in conjunction with several other meetup groups, including Scarlet Startups, Code for Newark and BrickCity Tech Meetup. The gathering, titled “Google Your Life: Wearable Demo + the Top Startup Hacks to Help Your Business,” took place at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) (Newark).
Opinion: September 11th 2001…A Very Present Day
Mario Casabona remembers Sept. 11, 2001. "I’ll remember September 11th as the day on which a few individuals thought they could unravel our culture but instead we united and grew stronger. We demonstrated our unity by helping one another and proudly showing our resolve to survive and defend our freedom. Yes…many sacrificed their lives that day and they will live on in our hearts and memories forever."