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You or your cat…

2 years agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

…can become a certified forensic consultant, it seems. “As soon as I finished the test, a screen popped up saying that I had passed, earning me an impressive-sounding credential that could help establish my qualifications to be an expert witness in criminal and civil trials. For another $50, ACFEI mailed me a white lab coat [...]
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No forensic background? No problem

News : Open Channel (2 years ago)

?This is how I -- a journalism graduate student with no background in forensics -- became certified as a "Forensic Consultant" by one of the field's largest professional groups. One afternoon early last year, I punched in my credit ... Read Post

You’ll soon need a cable account to sit and watch C-SPAN all day online

Technology : Post Tech (2 days ago)

"Somebody has to pay the freight for this," says one of the network's executive on the plan to require cable credentials to watch some of its online content. Read Post

Duolingo launches a test to certify foreign language fluency on a smartphone

Technology / Mobile : jkOnTheRun (last week)

Soon you'll be able to take a foreign language standardized tests on an Android smartphone as Duolingo opens up its certified, proctored Test Center. But will institutions accept the credential? Duolingo launches a test to certify f... Read Post


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