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Driving while black? New app developers offer advice

...drunken driving. She approached Oden-Orr in April, and the two have been working on the app since summer with software developer James Pritchett. The term "driving while black," perhaps unfamiliar to some, is common among African-Americans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/driving-while-black-develope
Backlash stirs in US against foreign worker visas

...shortage of American tech workers, and that if there were, wages would be rising rapidly. Instead, wage gains for software developers have been modest, while wages have fallen for programmers.The liberal Economic Policy Institute reported last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-06/backlash-stirs-us-against-
Augusta startups making presence felt

...Parker helped organize theClubhou.se as a meeting space for entrepreneurs, startups, programmers, engineers, software developers and other tech-driven individuals. The organization, which now has 45 members and helped form 10 companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-24/augusta-sta
Apple will refund at least $32.5 million in case about kids' purchases on apps without permission

...to ensure its app store is a "safe place for customers of all ages."Apple's app store is a gold mine for software developers and the company, which charges a 30 percent commission on the transactions. Apple says its customers spent more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-15/apple-will-refund-least-32
On The Move

...MOURFIELDNew job title: Director of software engineeringEmployer: TaxSlayerWork experience: He was previously the senior software developer. KIM EVANSNew job title: Vice presidentEmployer: Blanchard and Calhoun CommercialWork experience: She was previously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-08/move
Google, Apple settle high-tech workers' lawsuit

...market.A $9 billion award would have translated into an average of nearly $140,000 per worker. Programmers, software developers and computer scientists make an average of $80,000 to $110,000 annually, depending on their specific duties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-24/google-apple-settle-high-t
Columbia County building BMX, skateboarding facilities

...and south Augusta. The closest parks of this caliber are in Columbia and Atlanta, Motto said.Motto, who is a software developer at Taxslayer.com, competed on an amateur skateboarding level for several years. He expects a lot of out-of-the-area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/columbia-county-building-bmx-
Ga. school principal charged in child porn probe

...of the people arrested included a 56-year-old elementary school principal from Villa Rica, a 22-year-old software developer from Atlanta and a 52-year-old Engineer from Johns Creek.Lang says 37 local, state and federal law enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-02/ga-school-principal-charged-
HTC, Nokia offer good choices of giant phones

...through AT&T)The 1520 runs Windows Phone 8, which has a sliver of the smartphone market ? and thus fewer software developers making apps for it. But apart from that, the 1520 is a decent phone. It's also among the first Windows phones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2013-11-30/htc-nokia-of
GRU transition program begins Monday for East Georgia State students

...Christopher Benton said he realized the EGSC program would be a good fit to help him achieve his goal of becoming a software developer.Benton's SAT scores did not meet GRU's requirements, but that did not delay his dreams of going to college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-15/gru-transition-program-be