Girl Scouts add new badges for science, tech, engineering and math


Image courtesy cnn.com

Image courtesy cnn.com

Browsing news feeds, and ran across this one of particular interest.  For years, you always thought of Girl Scouts and their cookie sales.  Not anymore.  The Girl Scouts have announced they introduced 23 new badges for STEM, or science, technology, engineering and math.  This comes after the Girl Scouts recently added badges for cybersecurity.

Source: Girl Scouts add new badges for science, tech, engineering and math – Jul. 25, 2017

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Wisconsin company to install rice-sized microchips in employees


Now this is something that REALLY caught my attention this morning.  And not in a good way.  A Wisconsin company is offering to “chip” it’s employees so they can scan in and around their work place, as well as make food purchases.  This is very scary.  I would resign from that company immediately and seek employment elsewhere.

Your thoughts on chipping employees?  Where does it end?

Source: Wisconsin company to install rice-sized microchips in employees

Coffee Doesn’t Cause Cancer, But Hot Drinks Might


Sunday night, and I am posting again.  What gives!!  Well, I am trying to get back in the swing of blogging when I find interesting items, rather than waiting and thinking about it.

Now some of you may say “What do coffee and cancer have to do with technology?” Well, nothing, and everything!  I’ll keep it short and simple.  Many tech users are always Continue reading