Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and More From Top Dawg Entertainment Help the Homeless in

Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and More From Top Dawg Entertainment Help the Homeless in … Top Dawg Entertainment employees and artists gave back to the homeless with a clothing drive recently in Skid Row, a downtown Los Angeles neighborhood. Rappers from the label like Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, and Isaiah Rashad were in the middle of it […]

NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries

NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries North Carolina's budget director told the state education agency in October that it should not plan to pay agency salaries with money that was intended to help improve student reading. But the Department of Public Instruction tried anyway, requesting … Read more on Charlotte […]

High school football player killed protecting girls from gunshots

High school football player killed protecting girls from gunshots Fifteen-year-old high school football player Zaevion Dobson was shot and killed as he shielded three girls from gunfire during a shooting in Knoxville, Tenn. on Thursday evening. Dobson, a sophomore at Fulton High School in Knoxville, was struck after … Read more on Sports Illustrated TV […]

Personal Finance Startup MX Pulls In $30 Million Series A Funding From USAA

Personal Finance Startup MX Pulls In Million Series A Funding From USAA … MX, the personal finance startup formerly known as Money Desktop, has just inked a $ 30 million Series A funding deal led by a subsidiary of USAA. Tokyo-based VC firm Digital Garage also participated in the round. MX previously raised a healthy […]

It’s Products Galore From Enterprise Software Vendors

It's Products Galore From Enterprise Software Vendors The global database leader also released three industry-specific solutions for the hospitality, electric utilities and life sciences industries. The last of Oracle's eight new products is an update to the general-purpose Enterprise Performance … Read more on Forbes Magic Software Enterprises Ltd.: Global Freight Provider, iCargo Alliance … […]

‘Hour of Code’ sets Indiegogo crowdfunding record with a little help from …

'Hour of Code' sets Indiegogo crowdfunding record with a little help from … Back in October, a nonprofit crowdfunding campaign launched on Indiegogo with a view towards making computer science widely available in schools. And four weeks on, Hour of Code has beaten the previous Indiegogo record for the amount of funds raised. Read more […]

HANA Visionary Vishal Sikka Resigns From SAP

 This afternoon, SAP announced in a statement that Vishal Sikka, Executive Board Member for Products and Innovation, has resigned for personal reasons. The resignation was effective immediately. At the same time, SAP named a couple of new executive board members, including Robert Enslin and Bernd Leukert. The news could indicate some disarray or possibly a power […]