Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday.
1. *Google is paying out $11 million to settle an age-discrimination case from 2015, Bloomberg reports. *The class action case.. Business Insider - Published
Seattle resident Katherine Heafield is the younger sister of Margaret Hamilton, who developed the flight software for the Apollo program. She was one of many who gathered at a moon landing.. Seattle Times - Published
· *Google honored Margaret Hamilton, the woman who led the development team responsible for the onboard flight software for NASA's Apollo missions, with a massive portrait comprised of more than.. Business Insider - Published
Google has a number of different celebrations of the 50-year anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing going on right now, but one organized by the Maps team might be the most grandiose in terms of.. TechCrunch - Published
Fortunately, for Apollo 11 and all of mankind, a young, brilliant MIT software engineer saw a potentially mission-crippling error coming from nearly a million miles away. cbs4.com - Published Also reported by •CBS 2
Website captures the sights, sounds and voices of the people behind Apollo.
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To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing and to inspire.. PRWeb - Published
· *Lego's new "Women of NASA" toy set went on sale for $24.99 on November 1.*
· *The product, which a female journalist pitched to Lego, features four famous women from the US space agency who are.. Business Insider - Published
Lego announced on Wednesday that it's releasing a "Women of NASA" set.
The $24.99 kit goes on sale November 1 — just in time for the holiday gift-giving season — and builds on a laudable trend.. Business Insider - Published
Next month, you'll be able to buy a little bit of space history in Lego form.
Starting on Nov. 1, space fans of all ages will be able to buy Lego's Women of NASA set featuring four essential women.. Mashable - Published
After a successful pass through the Lego Ideas review board, a Lego Women of NASA set will hit toy store shelves at the end of 2017.
Designed by science writer and editor Maia Weinstock, her set.. Mashable - Published
A new Lego set expected to hit stores at the end of 2017 will feature the badass astronauts and scientists who made NASA what it is today.
The set — called Women of NASA — was created by science.. Mashable - Published
For the final time in his presidency, Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country’s highest civilian honor, to 21 recipients at the White House on Tuesday.
Honorees.. Huffington Post - Published
Next week, President Obama will celebrate two of the women most instrumental in helping to shape computer science as we know it -- Grace Hopper and Margaret Hamilton -- by awarding them the.. Digital Trends - Published
Bill Gates will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 22nd, but he wouldn't be where he is without two of the other honorees, Grace Hopper and Margaret Hamilton. They developed the.. engadget - Published Also reported by •TUAW