Tech Tips Articles

  • The demand for data scientists today is incredibly high.

    Why It's Really Good to Be a Data Scientist Right Now

    August 20, 2018

    Just three years ago, there was a surplus of data scientists in the United States. Back in 2015, yes, there was a deficit of data scientists in San Francisco, New York and Boston. But, there was a surplus of data scientists in places like Dallas and Atlanta, and a surplus of data scientists in America overall. Today, that isn’t the case. The August LinkedIn...

  • Don't want to #DeleteFacebook but want to protect your Facebook data? Here's how.

    How to Protect Your Facebook Data (Without Deleting Facebook)

    April 4, 2018

    Do you want to be better protect your Facebook data against mining like the recent Cambridge Analytica breach, but aren't quite ready to #deletefacebook just yet? Well, this article should help. There are some settings you can change to find that compromise between still being able to enjoy Facebook and protecting your data. How to control who sees your posts...

  • Our new Google-endorsed Learning Path on Android development prepares you for the Google Associate Android Developer Certification exam.

    Companies Really Need Android Developers. Here's How to Become One.

    March 15, 2018

    Android developers are among the most in-demand professionals in the world and earn a median salary of $85,000 a year in the United States. And it’s not just a skill tech companies like Microsoft or Apple are looking for – LinkedIn data shows Android development is becoming a needed skill across all industries, as the number of Android developer hires has...

  • San Francisco pays software engineers more than any city.

    5 Facts About Software Engineers, Like Which Ones Get Paid ...

    February 21, 2018

    Software engineering is a smart career choice – it’s one of the most in-demand skills in the world and American software engineers...

  • Is software engineering the right career for you? Well, it's dependent on if you have these qualities.

    How to Know if Software Engineering is the Right Career For...

    November 16, 2017

    Software engineering is, by all objective measures, one of the best fields to get into today. The salary is good – $95,000 a year on...

  • Mary Ellen Bowman got a great job in tech right out of college by simply cold calling NASA.

    How This Developer Got a Job for NASA – Right Out of College

    October 12, 2017

    Mary Ellen Bowman’s senior year in college was a bit bumpy. It started off great – she got a job offer in November and accepted, ready...