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3 Not-to-Miss Events This Week at Microsoft New England

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April showers bring May flowers … and the busiest season for events at Microsoft New England. Follow us on Twitter @MSNewEngland for daily updates + live-tweets! 1) As Part of Cambridge Science Festival: Transformative Collaboration in STEM Education Tuesday, April 22, 5:30pm – 8:30pm Twitter: @CSFTweets, #CambSciFest Recent educational exams continue to show U.S. students’ math and […]

Three Things to Cheer in the News This Week

Photo Left by John Tlumacki (metro) via BetaBoston "Mayor Walsh opens up Boston’s online data"
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The Red Sox haven’t provided much to cheer about yet, but in other areas within the city and surrounding communities, the news is brighter. Mayor Walsh’s executive order opening the City of Boston’s data deserves a big cheer.  It represents a major milestone in the city’s evolution as a tech innovator and is a clear […]

Event Recap: 5th Annual New England GiveCamp

Photo by David Seah | Check out his whole #negc2014 Flickr Gallery here.
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This is a guest post written by New England GiveCamp co-organizer Jim O’Neil. Last weekend, April 4-6, the New England Research and Development Center (NERD) hosted the 5th Annual New England GiveCamp. Held annually at NERD, GiveCamp teams non-profit organizations with technical, design, and marketing professionals who donate their unique expertise in the areas of website […]