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6 Reasons Why Java is Such a Valuable Skill

It’s the one language that people who know nothing about coding seem to always be familiar with. It’s been around for almost 30 years, and people are constantly asking whether this language’s best days are already in the past. This language is none other than Java.

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Meet Ajalan Brown: From US Military to Sales to Tech

How often do you come across someone who had passion, but life had different plans for them? And yet, they defied all odds and came out a champion? Meet Ajalan Brown, who not only has had a hero’s journey but also benefitted immensely from his stint at Skillspire, learning Full Stack Web Development.

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What Exactly is Cyber Security?

You’re ready to learn, study, and break your way into the field, but wait…what even is Cyber Security?! Many people know about the concept/idea of practicing safety online, but they may not realize just how deep and vast this ocean really is.

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7 Reasons Why You Must Learn C#

Regardless of whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned professional, you’re going to reach a point in your career when you will stand to benefit from upskilling.

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6 Reasons Why You Must Learn React

When setting out to learn how to code, many people are confused about where to begin. It can be quite intimidating when you’re starting out, especially because you might not be sure about whether you want to go into the front-end or the back-end.

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Learn Web Development for Work Life Balance ​

The age old question…”What job will pay me well, whilst also allowing me to spend enough time with my family?” The answer to this question has seemingly eluded most people for decades, but it may be closer to home than you’d think.

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Getting a Tech Job Without a Degree

Several people who are interested in entering the technology industry avoid doing so under the misconception that they can’t find a job without a pricey, lengthy college degree. However, this is far from the truth.

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Not Having Diversity in Tech is Dangerous

Algorithmic bias can be extremely harmful for a variety of reasons. The world continually adapts algorithms to make crucial decisions. Algorithms exist to help businesses decide whether or not to offer people loans, evaluate job candidates for the next stage of the hiring process, and even in assessing sentence lengths for people who have been convicted of crimes.

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Technology and the US Election

The introduction of technology in facilitating voter responses may quell some fears of miscounted votes, but is accompanied by a host of tech-related issues. There are several different models of electronic voting machines utilized across the country, varying in age, software, capabilities, and level of susceptibility to malfunction, and just like any other electronic device, they can malfunction — big time.

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