One of the things that can smooth your passage into college is learning a new language. In California, high-schoolers tend to favor Spanish and on the east coast it is Chinese.
Popular among these languages are – you guessed it! – the ones that help web construction and iPhone apps. Those who opt for these say they’re investing in a future where the Internet will be the bedrock for education, entertainment and everything else. And all of us would love to come up with a killer app, right? As one writer put it, knowing how the digital pieces fit together will be crucial to ensuring you’re not left in the dark ages.