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$500,000 STEM grant awarded to Citiparks, Remake Learning and Allegheny County Library Association

This article first appeared in Kidsburgh.org, a media partner of NEXTpittsburgh that focuses on making Pittsburgh a better place to raise kids.  

Lots of kids can master computer games, but how many can create or even modify one? That’s one goal of exposing young people to computer science and computational thinking that several organizations in Pittsburgh are working to achieve.

Remake Learning, the Allegheny County Library Association and Citiparks are sharing a $500,000 PASmart Advancing Grant from the state Department of Education to expand access to computer science and STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education. State officials

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Internet and Mobile Association of India says regulate, don’t ban digital currency

The Internet and Mobile Association of India has issued a plea to government not to ban digital currencies, but to regulate instead, as a means to unlock the “considerable benefits” of the digital currency sector.

The body, which represents ISPs, mobile networks and other digital businesses in India, said the government should instead introduce “robust mechanisms” for regulating the sector, in order to encourage job creation and economic growth.

In particular, the Internet and Mobile Association of India pointed to the scale and significance of cryptocurrency as an emerging sector in highlighting the need for a more pragmatic policy approach.

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India’s Internet and Mobile Association (IAMAI) Calls for Regulation not Ban of Digital Assets

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) has appealed to the government not to ban cryptocurrency. This appeal comes as reports continue to gather steam that the government intends to place major restrictions on cryptocurrency in the Asian nation. 

Crypto Regulation Key to Creating a Digital India

According to a report from the local news outlet Hindu Business Online, the IAMAI made this appeal in a statement on Wednesday. The association believes that cryptocurrency has enabled the creation of jobs in diverse sectors, including legal, compliance, tech, marketing, and finance for Indians home and abroad

IAMAI appealed to the

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Technology Association of Georgia Names Liger Partners Marketing Agency of the Year | News

ATLANTA, March 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Liger Partners, a full-service marketing firm, celebrates being named Agency of the Year at the TAG MarTech Geek Out and Marketing Awards. This announcement comes on the heels of their community response to the 2020 pandemic and winning multiple industry awards.

“As an Atlanta-based agency, the recognition by TAG is a great honor for Liger Partners. We are proud to be a part of the vibrant and growth-oriented climate that exists here,” remarks Eric Holtzclaw, Principal. “This past year was very complex but our team embraced the challenges with optimism,

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Do not ban cryptocurrency, Internet and Mobile Association appeals to government

The Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) on Wednesday appealed to the government not to ban cryptocurrency, and instead proposed that robust mechanisms should be developed to regulate the ecosystem.

“Cryptocurrency has been generating jobs across a variety of functions — legal, compliance, tech, marketing, business development, finance — in India and abroad. Given the scale and diversity, the good governance and regulation of the cryptocurrency ecosystem in India is critical and will give impetus to the government of India’s Digital India vision,” IAMAI said in a statement.

Digital assets

It also pointed out that the country is witnessing

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