Virginia Tech’s Hokie BugFest goes virtual for its 10th anniversary : Augusta Free Press

Hokie BugFest

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Bug enthusiasts will gather together for a 10th year in a row — this time online at hokiebugfest.org — to celebrate the exciting science of entomology from Oct. 7-17.

This unique, virtual event will feature 10 days of activities that culminate with a full day of online programming. The longer format is a key feature of the new virtual event, designed to increase engagement over an extended period. Festivalgoers can tune in each day from October 7-16 to discover one of the 10 most extreme insects on Earth, go on a backyard scavenger hunt, download a daily at-home activity, or get a sneak

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This Pac-Man 40th Anniversary Mini Arcade Cabinet Is An Impressive Feat

Home arcade cabinets are coming back in style, with affordable new machines releasing fairly regularly. But with so many intriguing cabinets releasing nowadays, it can be hard to decide which ones to pick up–especially when space is limited. The sad reality is that full-size or close-to-full-size arcade cabinets can really start to overwhelm your living area. Enter Numskull’s Quarter Arcade machines, brilliantly designed cabinets that look and play great while only taking up desk or shelf space. Numskull’s latest cabinet, a specially designed 40th anniversary edition of Pac-Man, doubles as a great way to play Pac-Man and as a collector’s item worthy of display.

Pint-size cabinet with full-size quality

The Pac-Man 40th Anniversary Quarter Arcade was hand-crafted by the designers at Numskull. Unlike other desktop cabinets, Numskull’s quarter arcade cabinets mirror the high-quality designs and finishes you’d see with full-size cabinets in arcades. Right when I took it out of

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Dice Celebrates 30th Anniversary and Innovative Tech Advancements

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DHI Group, Inc. (DHX) announced today that Dice, its leading career hub for technology professionals, is celebrating its 30-year anniversary. For three decades, Dice has been a leader in the technology career field and continues to drive innovation with the goal of making the recruitment experience as frictionless as possible for technologists and employers.

In its 30th year, Dice has launched a series of important innovations to help technologists further their careers and employers hire the quality professionals they need. “When Dice started in 1990, the total population of those in computer systems design in

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