• Jony Ive is using art to solve the tech skills shortage

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    The STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) skills shortage is a big worry for the global tech industry. Could adding arts to the equation - turning STEM into STEAM - turn things around, making the field more appealing and giving the new generation of tech experts an edge? Apple's chief designer officer Jony Ive believes so, and this month he steps into a new role as chancellor of London's Royal College of Art, taking over from James Dyson. The honorary position makes Ive a figurehead for the college's move towards a STEAM-based, post-grad curriculum. "I am thrilled to formalize...
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