Internet

YouTube Adds Hashtags to Video Titles, Descriptions for Better Search

Ever since Twitter jumped into the mainstream social media sphere, hashtags have become a common part of online conversations with platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Google+ also adopting them. Yet another Google-owned platform, this time YouTube, has now added support for hashtags that will start showing up for users on top of a video’s title and in the description, on both Web and mobile. Hashtags […]

Education

Changing times, changing education, increasing enrollment: The state of Blackhawk Tech

JANESVILLE For the first time in its history, Blackhawk Technical College’s Advanced Manufacturing Center is open during the summer months. Summer classes aren’t a radical idea, but they’re a first for Blackhawk Tech. The offerings are among many changes the college has made to increase enrollment and make education more accessible. Other changes include reworked […]

Tech Updates

Top 5 tech updates this week: Apple iPad has competition; ISRO gears up for manned space travel and more

This week’s tech update feature seems to be tilted in favour of transportation — across the road, rail and airways — with India gearing up to debut several innovations in the sector. There’s ISRO’s first manned mission into space, the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, and the revamp of several Indian rail stations. In other news, […]