It’s Tech Tuesday!
In the Guest Chair:
The hilarious Jen White, VP of Operations for ATP and Courtney Starling, Director of Sponsorship for ATP joined us in studio this morning! The lovely ladies dished on ATP’s upcoming Awards Gala and explained how the tech organization is partnering with Power My Learning to help bridge the digital divide and provide underprivileged children with take-home computers.
During hour two, Carole Williams, Executive Director of 48in48 phoned in to explain how they are empowering communities to assist 48 local nonprofits with their digital marketing and technology efforts through 48-hour hackaton-style events.
Jim McCabe, General Manager of SUCCESS Magazine was on to explain why more freelancers are leaving the consistency of a 9-5 job in order to work on individual projects.
In the Local Headlines:
- Delta flight crew removed from duty after landing at wrong airport
- Delta passengers become ill, elevated carbon monoxide levels reported
- Delta defends removing social media posts after they became ‘divisive’
- Want a shot on ABC’s Shark Tank?
In the National Headlines:
- Amazon Prime Day – Cow Appreciation Day
- Twitter to Live-Stream Both National Conventions
Robot’s role in killing Dallas shooter is a first – Are we one step closer to Robocop?
- MIT robot helps deliver babies
- Pokémon Go Brings Augmented Reality to a Mass Audience – And drives Nintendo’s stock way up!
For other events and appearances:
Check out Dana’s event calendar: http://danabarrett.com/events/ .