Our data journalism Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is truly massive Our free online course Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and Tools is launching 19 May, 2014. With over 18.000 participants at press time, it is the largest online journalism course to date. Through video lectures, tutorials, assignments, readings, and discussion forums, participants will learn […]
There are a lot of good reasons to make 2014 the year that we finally fix our broken immigration system. 1) 1 in 6 workers in the U.S. is an immigrant. Source: Immigration Policy Center 2) Comprehensive immigration reform would create 1.4 million jobs. Source: Center for American Progress 3) Every day, the U.S. loses around $36 […]
Google’s primary search domain for Tajikistan had seemingly been hacked yesterday, along with other high profile domains including Yahoo, Twitter, Amazon — redirected to a defaced page.
A key trend in the development of modern civilization is consistent and continuous growth of information and knowledge and the role of these in all spheres of economic activities. In fact, many researchers refer to today’s modern society as a ‘post-industrial, ‘informational’ or society based on ‘information economy’. In the 21th century communication is not simply a […]
Fwd.us (Forward us) is organization started by leaders of tech-community which deals with the problems of migrants in the United States. This community works to encourage Congress to improve the immigration system and develop immigration legislation ensuring border security, providing the opportunity to obtain citizenship for immigrant professionals. Members of the organization believe that the […]
Now social network Facebook had added Tajik language to user’s languages. Translation of Facebook interface is in test mode and 35 percent of it has been translated to Tajik and it’s not available for everyone. Translation of network is set on responsibility of every user who makes the quality of translated materials better. Currently 81 […]