Gigglebit: master’s degree or internet fame?

25 Aug 2014

Gigglebit is Siliconrepublic’s daily dose of the funny and fantastic in science and tech, to help start your day on a lighter note.

Like any sector, technology has a serious side, and it is often issues within this serious side that make headlines or that organisations need to explore for their business. Malware! Data breaches! Cloud storage! Do I really need this software? Which candidate has the best IT skills for this job? And what the heck is fog computing?

With Gigglebit, we turn the spotlight on humorous and/or amazing content about science and tech, because sometimes the lighter side should be taken seriously, too.

With the amount of cat videos clogging up the fibre cables of the internet these days, we have to wonder whether making cute cat viral videos is worthy of a career in itself?

To think of all those years wasted in college …

Annoyed cat image via Shutterstock

Colm Gorey was a senior journalist with Silicon Republic