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On doing threads, it has been on my mind to do a thread on "maximising internships".
So let's do that, but before then, how is your weekend going?
Maximising internships- a thread. Image
1. Its 2022, and internships are ubiquitous, they have always existed but the recent wave of globalisation means you can intern with any company across the globe despite your location or course of study.
You can also map out a blossoming career through internships. How, you ask?
2. The following are a couple of helpful tips to maximise your internships.
Care about the company culture: The first thing you probably should study is the company culture.
You don't want to be saying "mr" or bowing/kneeling to greet someone in London or New York.
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Anyone who did not see this coming does not understand #tech…(which includes people who design #AI).

“Important nuances were lost in translation when a rule commonly used to measure disparate impacts on protected groups in hiring was codified for easy-to-use tools…AI fairness”
Every time I see “our #AI will solve bias! Give us your #DEI budget!” win an #innovation award, accelerator, #hackathon I feel exhausted…

institutions would rather purchase ineffective & worsening-the-problem #tech than hard work of holding ppl accountable or change culture
And this is how #DEI - how currently approached - is ineffective & wastes money because a small amount of money is thrown at it with zero/minimal real hard work & unwillingness to be uncomfortable. Hence these bills: amp.cnn.com/cnn/2022/01/19…
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Reddit just killed the Social Justice In Action Subreddit
w/ over 94K members

basically @libsoftiktok in subreddit form

Reddit killed it "for violating Reddits rule against promoting hate"
#reddit @stillgray @JackPosobiec @TheQuartering #reddit @ReclaimTheNetHQ @LibertarianBlue
Arguably more significant,

Reddit also killed Tumblr In Action for the same reason,

which had over 472K members,

That sub was similar but covered mostly Tumblr & TikTok content
#reddit #socialmedia @YellowFlashGuy @GeeksGamersCom @TheCriticalDri2 #tech
There's information on what happened to both on the Kotaku In Action Subreddit if you want to learn more here,

reddit.com/r/KotakuInActi…
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🚨@SilverRailTech are #Flexified for another year!🚨

SilverRail is delivering the digital infrastructure for a global rail industry. They’ve made it their mission to make rail easy for travellers, agencies and train operators 🚄

See thread or click here: flexa.careers/companies/silv…
Their people are the heart of the business, which is why @SilverRailTech put their culture at the centre of everything they do. As long as the work gets done, SilverRail don’t mind how people work, and employees are empowered to decide their best working environment. ⚖️
@SilverRailTech’s benefits include:

🏠 Remote first

⏰ Fully flexible hours

🐕 Dog friendly

🕰 Open to part time

🌍 Work from anywhere scheme

☀️ Sabbaticals

🍼 Enhanced parental leave
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Thinking about a new career? #Customersuccess is one of the fastest growing sectors in tech. Keep reading to learn more about the CS role & learning skills relevant to the job #thread 🧵Pt.1



#techishiring #remotework #blacktechtwitter #womenintech #techtrends #technology
This is a role where you will engage w/ clients of your company to capture current engagement and usage, goals, & together determine how your company’s products & services may support in driving their goals & priorities & leverage your company tools to scale their team or brand
Customer Success is sometimes referred to as client success, customer experience or client partner. The main objectives are to onboard and engage with existing customers to drive customer objectives and increase customer satisfaction #techtwitter #tech #techtrends
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18 Advantages of Face To Face Communication realproscons.com/face-to-face-c… via @realproscons

#Tech #Communication
1. Body Language
2. Building of Empathy
3. Read non-verbal cues
4. Strengthens work relationships
5. Increase information content
6. Increases perception of feelings
7. Opens the door to innovation
8. Deep communication with the other party
9. Brain Activation
10. Youthful Appearance
11. Convey of More Accurate Message
12. Respect and Appreciation
13. More clarity
14. Release of happiness hormones
15. Team building outside of the office
16. Personally inspire the team
17. The power of the human face
18. Dealing with Sensitive Issues
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1/9 VeChain x DNV ☑️

Gabriele Manno, DNV Head of Digital Assurance, presents the future of #blockchain in this high-level overview, 'Blockchain: Bridging the Physical and Digital in the New #Metaverse Paradigm.' 👏

Full Deck in the 🧵

#VeChain $VET #NFTs #Tech #Technology Image
2/9 VeChain x DNV ☑️

"From money to supply chain, IoT and AI, to governments," blockchain will change everything. ⛓️

#VeChain $VET #VeFam ImageImageImageImage
3/9 VeChain x DNV ☑️

Blockchain: The Next Disruptive Technology: #blockchain improves relations of production i.e. incentive structure to motivate every participant involved in a single process.

#VeChain $VET #VeFam ImageImageImageImage
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THREAD - ANALYSE DE L'ENTREPRISE CROWDSTRIKE

@CrowdStrike est une société U.S 🇺🇸 de #tech et de cybersécurité. Elle fournit des services de sécurité, d'audits, de renseignement sur les menaces et de réponse aux cyberattaques.

Est-ce un bon investissement ? Analyse détaillée👇
1/19 CrowdStrike est un pionnier de la sécurité des clouds entré en bourse en juin 2019. C'est l'un des leaders de la catégorie "cloud" au même titre que Salesforce est à la pointe de l'innovation sur les CRM (gestion relation client)
2/19 La société a récemment été désignée par @forrester comme l'un des leaders en tant que fournisseurs de solutions EDR, loin devant des concurrents comme @Microsoft , @SentinelOne
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#Transgenderism reinforces gender-construct limitations, instead of challenging & deconstructing them, we solidify them by altering our gender to conform within the constructs, rather than altering, expanding, the constructs themselves
#trans "gender affirmation" is thought reform, where ideology is replacing biological, scientific realisms

where it's technocratic (the reassignment method) = tech replacing nature

it's probably the beginning of #transhumanism, where the method of bio-hacking is being perfected
this #transgender fad is a novel, *social movement* along with other things lately (Covid-pandemic is a political movement);
societal disruption where things seem similar to political phenomena we're familiar with, however, phenomena takes on a novel form where #tech is forefront
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🔥 Next at #RightsCon 🔥

Join Bernard Chiira (@startupnanny), Rua M. Williams (@FractalEcho), @NataliePatriceT, and Lydia X. Z. Brown (@autistichoya) discuss the systems and standards that uphold ableism in tech development, design, & distribution.

rightscon.summit.tc/t/2022/events/… Image
@startupnanny @FractalEcho @NataliePatriceT @autistichoya 🔴🔴 Live now!

Don’t miss this Fireside Chat between @startupnanny, @FractalEcho, @NataliePatriceT, and @autistichoya. 🤳 Follow this thread for live updates or join below. #RightsCon

rightscon.summit.tc/t/2022/events/…
"We often deal with discomfort and messiness as disabled activists and advocates, says @autistichoya.
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-Sky Giants- 🧵

The Bayraktar TB-2

The TB-2 is a medium altitude long endurance unmanned combataerial vehicle (MALE UCAV), made in Turkey by Bayrack. (1/5)
#svagaiature #aviationlovers #UkraineInvasion #tech #Turkey #aviationdaily #AutonomousVehicles
The project began when the USA put an embargo on Turkey for UAV, due the fear of them being used to taget PKK groups inside and outside of the nation. Bayrack started developing a drone on the request of turkish government, and in 2014 the TB-12 made its maiden flight. (2/5)
A year later the weapon system had been already tested.
Many problems, regarding its components arose with time: the engine used, made in Austria, was only certified for civilian use; while parts of its imaging system and bomb rack was suspended... (3/5)
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- STEEL GIANTS -

🇩🇪 The Kugelpanzer (Ball-Tank) 🧵

The Kuglepanzer was a one-man armoured vehicle built by Nazi Germany during World War II (1/5) #svagaiature #WWII #WW2 #Germany #Wundervaffe #History #Tech #Tank #Japan #Russia
The only surviving model was captured by the Red Army in Manchuria in 1945 while in service with the Japan Army. How it arrived there from Germany is still a mystery (2/5)
The "tank" was used as a light reconnaissance vehicle with a one man crew. The armour was incredibly light, only five millimetres thick (3/5)
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I think a lot about search every day, at one level there's search at the scale of Google, but at the other end there's search as a feature of a product, like searching a catalog of things to buy, or looking for a movie, etc. #tweet100 #tech #business #search A 🧵 about search.
Today I sat down to write and the first thing that came to mind is how difficult it is for companies to implement search well in their products. 1/
How many times have you searched for a product on a site that you thought "surely I'll find what I'm looking for'', only to realize that they don't handle synonyms well or that you can only do an exact match to find the item you want. 2/
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[#THREAD] Déployer et tester son premier smart contract

Difficulté technique : ★☆☆☆☆

La dernière fois on a développé notre premier smart contrat…

Aujourd'hui on va faire en sorte de le déployer sur la blockchain !

#Web3 #Solidity #SmartContract #NFT #Crypto #ETH
⬇️
1/19
[INTRO]

Pour commencer, n'oubliez pas d'aller lire / appliquer tout ce qu'on a apprit dans le dernier thread sur comment développer un smart contract ERC721, vous pouvez le retrouver ici :



2/19
[INTRO]

Si vous voulez tester par vous même je vous conseille de repartir du code présent sur mon #Github :

github.com/0xNekr/HowToCr…

3/19
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Goed artikel over “#desinformatie” als reactie van het liberale establishment op de “psychische wond van 2016”, hoe daar een industrie omheen gebouwd is en een politiek probleem daarmee een wetenschappelijk probleem werd. nymag.com/intelligencer/…
‘If only the best minds, the most credentialed experts, could be given new authority to regulate the flow of “#fakenews”, the scales would fall from the eyes of the people and they would re-embrace the old order they had been tricked into despising.’ nymag.com/intelligencer/… Image
‘The “anti #disinformation industry” has attracted massive investment from wealthy Democratic donors, #tech industry and cash-rich foundations. Hundreds of millions are sloshing around nonprofits, funding institutes at universities and extravagant conventions across the world.’ Image
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Today marks the end of #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, and we'd like to say a word on mental health in #tech.

51% of tech workers have been diagnosed with a mental health condition. By contrast, 19.1% of U.S. adults experience mental illness.

How can we change that? THREAD 🧵
Above all, we've got to open up about our struggles.

In this thread, 3 of our #founders talk openly about their mental health and tools that help them maintain it - tackling issues such as burnout, work-life balance and fear of failure.

Let's see what they have to say.
Founder & CEO of @KairnApp, @patbsci, recommends writing something down when it bothers you, daily.

"If it consistently bothers me 7 days in a row, then it means it’s not going away", she says. "Do something to change it, don’t let it eat away your energy."
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#PSX losing charm every passing day? Activity at the bourse says so…

Long 🧵, hopefully an interesting one.

With #PSX being in existence for a long time now, 🇵🇰 hasn’t really seen a pick-up in #investor base – or say has been seeing a downfall.

1/n
While in we are aware of lack of interest in equities, I did some working on turnover in PSX. It’s a disappointing one (see chart below). #PSX is trading $45mn p/d on avg. these days – just a notch above what we used to trade back in the end of 1990s. Yes, let that sink in.

2/n
While this is saddening, this shd be questioned! #Tech has picked up which shd hv made investors’ access easier; businesses are making money, thus attract investors; both buy & sell side of capital markets hv grown in size. Yet why have we only fallen down rather grow?

3/n
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Agtech trae a México “Precision Agriculture as a Service (PAaaS)”, un software de bajo costo para optimizar el consumo de recursos como energía, fertilizantes, detectar plagas y enfermedades, permitiendo así maximizar el potencial productivo de los cultivos. #Agroindustria #Tech
A través del uso de técnicas de Machine Learning, Visión Computacional e Inteligencia artificial, la plataforma entrega información clave y oportuna que genera importantes beneficios, como el ahorro de hasta un 35% de agua durante el proceso de producción. #Tech #Agro
Igualmente, maneja alertas predictivas de temperatura permitiendo al agricultor prepararse frente a eventos climáticos que pueden generar daños importantes en los cultivos, optimización en el manejo de procesos de mano de obra en el campo, entre otros. #Tecnología #Agricultura
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- STEEL GIANTS -

🇷🇺 The T-62 🧵

The T-62 is a Soviet main battle tank that was first introduced in 1961. As a further development of the T-55 series #svagaiature #Tank #Russia #UkraineRussiaWar #t62 #UkraineUnderAttack #UkraineInvasion #tech #History #Thread #TankMuseum (1/13) Image
By the late 1950s, Soviet commanders realised that the T-55's 100 mm gun was incapable of penetrating the frontal armour of newer Western tanks, such as the Centurion and M48 Patton, with standard armour-piercing shells (2/13) Image
It was decided to up-gun the T-55 with a 115 mm smoothbore cannon, capable of firing APFSDS rounds. Experimental trials showed that the T-55 was inherently unsuited to mount the larger new cannon, and work therefore began on a new tank. (3/13)
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As much as I love everyone FINALLY embracing remote work from anywhere, been in this game for a while now…

In 2016, I set out to build a globally competitive AI #startup from Sault Ste Marie, Canada.

Here’s how that went:
I had a vision.
I had a dream.

I wanted to revitalize a steeltown with tech.

I wanted to prove that you could build best-in-class tech from ANYWHERE in the world. In 2016.

I was proven wrong.
I was literally laughed at by Toronto investors.

Most Waterloo investors didn’t believe my dreams could be possible up “North”.

I ultimately determined that local Soo investors would have been more likely to fund a cupcake shop than deep tech AI; despite endless attempts.
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Rejection hurts. There's no denying it.

But just because your business pitch was rejected by a venture capitalist (VC) doesn't mean that your startup is doomed.

In fact, getting rejected can be a good thing. It can help you learn, grow, and become a stronger entrepreneur.

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Here are three things to do when your business pitch is rejected by a VC:

1. Don't take it personally

It's easy to take rejection personally, but it's important to remember that it's not about you as a person. It's about your business pitch.
Maybe the VC didn't like your idea, or maybe they didn't think your startup was ready for investment.

Also remember,  VCs are bombarded with pitches every day. They can't invest in all of them, so it's not surprising that most pitches are rejected.
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Our co-founder @JKim_Tran recently shared on how to leverage #web3 to start your #tech #career at @web3inclusivity.

👇Check out the insights in this thread 🧵
Apply to free #web3 learning programs such as:

@She__Fi - #crypto and decentralized finance #defi for women
@encodeclub - bootcamps and hackathons of the latest #protocols
Learn To Earn is when you get paid for finishing a training program or course. Popular concept in #web3.

Examples @Blockgks, @rabbithole_gg, @harmonyprotocol ZK One Uni, exchanges such as @coinbase
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Here are a few slides I sent the guys by way of a pre-amble:
🧵
1/n
For all the blithe talk about #EnergyTransition, the blunt truth is that civilisation runs on hydrocarbons. Remove the latter and the former falls, too.

2/n
Even the food we eat requires them. We have not improved the living standards of all our teeming billions on the quasi-Neolithic methods of farming so beloved of the ignorant #Green metromarxists.

3/n
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- Un système de stockage moléculaire de l'énergie solaire permettant une restitution sous forme d'électricité ... beau potentiel
- #PaLM le nouveau modèle d' #IA de #Google : expliquer des blagues, corriger du code informatique… rien ne lui résiste. Derrière ces perf. : 540 Mds de paramètres et 9M$ pour l'entrainement…
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