Tagged: Learn

The IPO’d be taught investing at First Spherical’s Angel Song
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The IPO’d be taught investing at First Spherical’s Angel Song

Startups depend on the angel lifecycle. A few flush post-exit individuals put the first cash into a fresh venture. With some skill and plenty of luck, the early team grows the company into a big success. It sells or goes public and those team members earn a fortune. They then pay it forward by investing…

The weaponization of ‘be taught to code’
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The weaponization of ‘be taught to code’

Most of the tweets said “learn to code” or a variation on the theme, a phrase that, like plenty of once-innocent terms of art, has come to carry a sinister second-order significance. (See also: snowflake.) And some of the tweets were death threats. The tweets started flooding Laura Bassett’s replies as soon as she tweeted…

‘Learn to code,’ decoded: The advertising and marketing campaign in opposition to laid-off journalists is ‘harassment’s new frontier’
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‘Learn to code,’ decoded: The advertising and marketing campaign in opposition to laid-off journalists is ‘harassment’s new frontier’

Most of the tweets said “learn to code” or a variation on the theme, a phrase that, like plenty of once-innocent terms of art, has come to carry a sinister second-order significance. (See also: snowflake.) And some of the tweets were death threats. The tweets started flooding Laura Bassett’s replies as soon as she tweeted…