App Camp for Girls 2017 — App Camp For Girls, a non-profit organization aimed at correcting the gender imbalance in the software industry, has opened 2017 registration for its summer program that teaches girls in the US how to make mobile apps in one week.
Camp tuition is US$400 for the week. In addition to launching a new location in Chicago, the program will again take place in Portland, Seattle, and Phoenix. Parents can register for 2017 sessions on the App Camp For Girls website. All sessions will be held in July. Space is limited; early registration is recommended.
What are we doing over here in New Zealand? Apart from this worthy effort, of course. And things like Code@MOTAT, which is open to all kids 8 and up with their own laptops. The national organisation site is here.
WikiLeaks document dump reveals CIA iPhone penetration team, insecurity of exploit library — A new batch of 8,761 files was released on Tuesday by WikiLeaks that alleges that the US Central Intelligence Agency has a dedicated iOS exploit team —and lacks the ability to keep the attack vectors under lock and key.
Adobe updates Lightroom pro photo apps for iOS with ‘Authentic HDR’ & more — Adobe has released updates to the iPhone and iPad versions of Lightroom, making various enhancements including the addition of ‘Authentic HDR’, a new shooting mode.