Education & Society

Education and society section of fossbytes covers news and information matters related to education, women and child rights, and articles on social issues.

Apple’s Latest Reinvention Was Actually Created By Microsoft Years Ago

Short Bytes: The latest MacBook Pro features the Touch Bar which eliminates the function keys on the Apple laptop. It is expected to enhance...

Where Did Microsoft Windows Get Its Name From?

Short Bytes: Microsoft released its first GUI-based operating system in 1985 and it was known as Windows 1.0. Since then every successor generation of...

Why Is The Penguin Tux Official Mascot of Linux? Because Torvalds...

Short Bytes: The official mascot of the Linux kernel developed by Linus Torvalds is a penguin named Tux. You might have thought about the...

Dennis Ritchie, Father Of C And Unix, Dies Again For Some...

Short Bytes: It's five years since the programming pioneer Dennis Richie passed away. But some notable people from the tech world spread inaccurate information...

Alan Turing’s First Ever Computer-Generated Music Recovered By Researchers

Short Bytes: Jack Copeland, along with composer Jason Long, from the University of Canterbury, have restored the first computer-generated music. The audio, recorded on...

Elon Musk On “How To Build the Future” Is The Best...

Short Bytes: Elon Musk's mind has been a wellspring of many innovative ideas which led to the creation of companies like Paypal, SpaceX, Tesla,...

First Amazon Employee Shares The Best Lesson He Learned From Losing...

Short Bytes: Shel Kaphan, the first Amazon employee, talked about his initial days at Amazon in an interview with The Macro. He left Amazon...

Using Facebook At Work May Slowdown Your Nation’s Economy

Short Bytes: There are various reasons that have contributed to the decreased productivity of people over the years. One of them is the use...

Here Is Why Some People Get Rejected Everywhere But Get A...

Short Bytes: Amin Ariana, an ex-Google employee describes why does Google accept some applications rejected everywhere else. Narrating his own story, he manages to...

How To Clear A Facebook Interview — Tips From The Developer...

Short Bytes: It is good to get a coding job at companies like Google and Facebook. But, the difficult part is cracking the coding...