Every day, 2.5 quintillion bytes of new data are generated. On top of that, there are companies like Google, Apple, or Microsoft that are mining data. Other platforms are collecting data from third parties for
In 2017, manufacturing was on the rise, adding 138,000 jobs by December. Industry’s total real output was near an all-time high for the previous three years. Overall, last year was a good year for manufacturing.
At the beginning of 2017, 1 bitcoin was valued just under $1,000; at the end of the year at $14,500. That represents more than 1000% rise. The rapid growth of cryptocurrency in 2017, such as
Machine learning (ML) is the new trend and buzzword in certain areas, including the cybersecurity field. It is a way for computers to respond to threats without being programmed. Machine learning is becoming more prominent,
Women employed in science, technology, engineering and math jobs face more hostile work environments than their male colleagues. Most of them, while working in majority-male workplaces, have experienced gender discrimination at work, according to recent
2018 will inevitably bring new cyber threat such as data breaches, hacked networks, or new types of ransomware. Therefore, cybersecurity experts will continue to be in high demand, especially those with prior technical experience and
In 2017, we saw a lot of high profile hacks, such as the famous Equifax breach, as well as those at Google, Uber, Verizon and many more. These business disruptions are costing a lot of
STEM, which refers to science, technology, engineering and mathematics, is becoming a broadly recognized acronym. The Girl Scouts recently began awarding 23 new STEM badges, including topics such as robot or race car design, and