podcast November 27, 2020

Podcast 290: This computer science degree is brought to you by Big Tech

An upgrade to a popular CSS framework and a discussion of what happens when big corporations support college courses and supply curriculum.
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Wealthy individuals and corporations have been giving gifts and getting libraries named after themselves for decades. But there is a new trend emerging – big tech companies are contributing everything from supplies to curriculum.

You can read more about the operating systems and business principles schools are adopting from their corporate sponsors here.

You can read about the latest version of Tailwind and what it has to offer here

We’ll be back with more lifeboats after the Thanksgiving holiday.

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