Tokayev visits Alem Coding School, Astana Hub and Astana IT University NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev paid a visit to the Alem Coding School, the Astana Hub International Technopark of IT Startups as well as the Astana IT University. All educational facilities are headquartered at the Astana EXPO-2017 town, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales has launched an alternative to Facebook and Twitter NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales is launching a social-media website called WT: Social. The platform aims to compete with Facebook and Twitter, except instead of funding it using advertising, Wales is taking a page from the Wikipedia playbook and financing it through user donations.
E-Health initiatives of Kazakhstan presented in Geneva GENEVA. KAZINFORM The delegation of Kazakhstan headed by Vice-Minister of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr. Olzhas Abishev, with the support of the Permanent Mission, took part in the special international exhibition entitled "The Role of Assistive Technology in Accelerating Learning and Participation of Children with Disabilities", organized by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Women gaining greater presence in tech sector Women are still a minority in the technology industry, holding no more than 30 percent of all technical jobs in the United States, although a change in culture has been noted thanks to the Me Too movement, according to two women who work for successful Silicon Valley companies.
Expo 2020 Dubai, Cisco to provide cutting edge digital connectivity to Expo’s visitors DUBAI. KAZINFORM Expo 2020 Dubai has teamed up with worldwide technology company Cisco to provide cutting-edge digital connectivity that will ensure that Expo's millions of visitors have the richest and most tailored experience possible, WAM reports.
Sir Timothy Berners-Lee admits he's scared about future of his invention SHARJAH. KAZINFORM The inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Timothy Berners-Lee who is currently taking part in the Sharjah's International Government Communication Forum along the former Whitehouse Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, Nobel Peace Laureate Lech Walesa, founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales and many modern history makers, noted that today's Internet is not the same as when it was created.
Kazakhstan's G-Global and Global Silk Way initiatives presented in Beijing BEIJING. KAZINFORM Today, the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in China held a presentation of G-Global and the forthcoming Global Silk Way forum which will be held in Astana on July 3-4, Kazinform correspondent in China reports.