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Reuters
Udacity's self-driving car engineering degree lures over 11,000 hopefulsaccess a degree from prestigious U.S. universities with top-notch engineering a
Udacity's self-driving car engineering degree lures over 11,000 hopefuls
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
access a degree from prestigious U.S. universities with top-notch engineering and robotics departments such as M.I.T., Carnegie Mellon and Stanford. General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra said Thursday at a conference in Detroit that after... Read more
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PhysOrg
Developing rapid DNA analysis technologyCredit: Pixabay Jim Schneider, professor of chemical engineering at Carnegie Me
Developing rapid DNA analysis technology
PhysOrg / Posted 6 hours ago
Credit: Pixabay Jim Schneider, professor of chemical engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, recently received a 3-year, $295,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop new strategies to rapidly separate and analyze long... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
MedHacks unites a community of hackers – The Johns Hopkins Newshackathon,” Huang said. “I think we actually reached that goal this year. There
MedHacks unites a community of hackers – The Johns Hopkins News
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 6 hours ago
hackathon,” Huang said. “I think we actually reached that goal this year. There’s a huge [number] of schools, including Carnegie Mellon, Columbia, Stanford. Way too many to list.” The greater diversity and number of participants are due... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesturbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, acc
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 hours ago
turbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, according to a 2013 study by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. A 2015 study led by a Stanford University researcher suggested that Indiana would... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Take a self-driving car ride with News 8's Brian RocheON THE LEFT SIDE OF CURVE MERGING INTO TRAFFIC. BUT THEN AS I TALKED TO THE DRI
Take a self-driving car ride with News 8's Brian Roche
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 7 hours ago
ON THE LEFT SIDE OF CURVE MERGING INTO TRAFFIC. BUT THEN AS I TALKED TO THE DRIVER. THE LIGHT TURNED GREEN. PENN DOT AND CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY DEMONSTRATED THE DRIVERLESS CAR AT THE STAT CAPITAL FOR SOME LAWMAKERS ON WEDNESDAY. >> I DON'T... Read more
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York Daily Record
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesturbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, acc
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
York Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
turbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, according to a 2013 study by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. A 2015 study led by a Stanford University researcher suggested that Indiana would... Read more
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CNBC
Google, Facebook, Amazon and others have teamed up to make AI seem less creepyand parole decisions by relying on AI software that is proven to be racially bi
Google, Facebook, Amazon and others have teamed up to make AI seem less creepy
CNBC / Posted 12 hours ago
and parole decisions by relying on AI software that is proven to be racially biased. And last July, a computer scientist at Carnegie Mellon found Google's ad-delivery algorithm served men more ads for higher paying jobs than women. More from... Read more
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USA Today
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesturbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, acc
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
USA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
turbines than any other state, and among the biggest from new solar panels, according to a 2013 study by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. A 2015 study led by a Stanford University researcher suggested that Indiana would... Read more
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The Irish Times
A tipping point month for autonomous transportis Pittsburgh hosting such a breakthrough in automotive history? Thank the worl
A tipping point month for autonomous transport
The Irish Times / Posted 17 hours ago
is Pittsburgh hosting such a breakthrough in automotive history? Thank the world-leading robotics department of Carnegie Mellon University from which Uber poached 40 top researchers and scientists early last year. Chinese firms such... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Robot rides may force humans off the roadthe wheel, we are only human and we are expected to screw up,” said Raj Rajkuma
Robot rides may force humans off the road
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
the wheel, we are only human and we are expected to screw up,” said Raj Rajkumar, co-director of the General Motors-Carnegie Mellon Autonomous Driving Collaborative Research Lab in Pittsburgh. “There will come a point in time where we should... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
PennDOT, City of Harrisburg and Carnegie Mellon University hold automated vehicle demo at Capitol ComplexHarrisburg, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the
PennDOT, City of Harrisburg and Carnegie Mellon University hold automated vehicle demo at Capitol Complex
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
Harrisburg, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the City of Harrisburg, and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) today highlighted safety and technology advances by conducting an Automated Vehicle demonstration at the Capitol... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Not every marriage should happen ... and other messages from the Brangelina divorceagain during a workday or even during a career, said John Tarnoff, a psychologi
Not every marriage should happen ... and other messages from the Brangelina divorce
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
again during a workday or even during a career, said John Tarnoff, a psychologist and entertainment management expert at Carnegie Mellon University. His grad students often come to him asking how they can date in that environment without tanking... Read more
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Reuters
Reuters Top 100: The World's Most Innovative Universities - 2016of its 380-year history. But look further down the list and it's clear that in
Reuters Top 100: The World's Most Innovative Universities - 2016
Reuters / Posted yesterday
of its 380-year history. But look further down the list and it's clear that innovation is a fickle thing. Take the case of Carnegie Mellon University, a private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. When Reuters published its inaugural... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
At Future Tenant, D.S. Kinsel’s new exhibit tackles a taboo wordThe new exhibit at Future Tenant aims to unsettle. Future Tenant was founded i
At Future Tenant, D.S. Kinsel’s new exhibit tackles a taboo word
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted yesterday
The new exhibit at Future Tenant aims to unsettle. Future Tenant was founded in 2002 as an initiative of Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Fine Arts and Master of Arts Management program, in collaboration with the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.... Read more
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Fortune
Here Are the World’s Most Innovative Universities for 2016of its 380-year history. But look further down the list and it’s clear that in
Here Are the World’s Most Innovative Universities for 2016
Fortune / Posted yesterday
of its 380-year history. But look further down the list and it’s clear that innovation is a fickle thing. Take the case of Carnegie Mellon University, a private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. When Reuters published its inaugural... Read more
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Fortune
Why Your Health Insurer Might Help Pay For Your Apple Watchkinds of devices have the potential to really affect how people make decisions
Why Your Health Insurer Might Help Pay For Your Apple Watch
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
kinds of devices have the potential to really affect how people make decisions to lead healthier lives,” says Carnegie Mellon assistant professor Vibhanshu Abhishek, citing some of the same functions that Aetna says it will... Read more
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CNET
Project Alloy's untethered, gesture-controlled VR headset sounds great to us (Tomorrow Daily 410know. We've taught them to do a lot of things. So why not just teach them to ex
Project Alloy's untethered, gesture-controlled VR headset sounds great to us (Tomorrow Daily 410
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
know. We've taught them to do a lot of things. So why not just teach them to explosively jump into the air and leap around? Carnegie Mellon researcher Simon Kalouche created the goat leg, which honestly we thought would stand for greatest of all... Read more
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CNBC
If Trump wins, 'Yellen would resign fairly quickly': Economistpolitics at our meetings and we do not take politics into account in our decisi
If Trump wins, 'Yellen would resign fairly quickly': Economist
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
politics at our meetings and we do not take politics into account in our decisions." Fed historian Allan Meltzer at Carnegie Mellon countered that the Fed indeed has been political by helping underwrite trillions in U.S. government... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What if 5 million jobs were wiped out?The average driver spends 51 minutes to and from work every day,” said Raj Rajk
What if 5 million jobs were wiped out?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The average driver spends 51 minutes to and from work every day,” said Raj Rajkumar, a professor of computer engineering at Carnegie Mellon. “This is wasted time and wasted productivity. Driverless cars would be a big win for productivity. You can... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Why self-driving Uber cars look so geekyto differentiate an autonomous car from a conventional car,” said Aaron Steinfe
Why self-driving Uber cars look so geeky
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
to differentiate an autonomous car from a conventional car,” said Aaron Steinfeld, an associate research professor at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. The fast-shrinking nature of tech stretches back to the transistor and the... Read more
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Daily Press
Sunday's "360": No. 2 U.Va., No. 3 Florida State play to electricity-filled draw in women's soccerteams that finished in last year’s national top 20, beating Mikey Barthelmass o
Sunday's "360": No. 2 U.Va., No. 3 Florida State play to electricity-filled draw in women's soccer
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
teams that finished in last year’s national top 20, beating Mikey Barthelmass of Johns Hopkins 6-4, 6-1 and Katie Lai of Carnegie Mellon 6-1, 6-1. Ranta-aho, from Finland, will face top-seeded Ashnaa Rao of Johns Hopkins at 9 a.m. Sunday in a... Read more
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Computer World Australia
5 tech trends that have Turing Award winners worriedin 2008. 2. Attacks on freedom "If I can use email, terrorists can too," said
5 tech trends that have Turing Award winners worried
Computer World Australia / Posted 3 days ago
in 2008. 2. Attacks on freedom "If I can use email, terrorists can too," said Raj Reddy, former founding director of Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute and winner of the Turing Award in 1994. "They can communicate with impunity... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Open auditions for 'Godspell' in Carbondale, ILon April 2, 1985, in New York, New York. Tebelak originally wrote Godspell as h
Open auditions for 'Godspell' in Carbondale, IL
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
on April 2, 1985, in New York, New York. Tebelak originally wrote Godspell as his Master’s Thesis when he was a student at Carnegie Mellon University. In addition to directing Godspell on Broadway, he also directed Elizabeth I in 1972. Tebelak won... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Scores,1st Add34, Norfolk St. 31 Newberry 37, Tusculum 10 Purdue 24, Nevada 14 Salisbury 3
Scores,1st Add
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
34, Norfolk St. 31 Newberry 37, Tusculum 10 Purdue 24, Nevada 14 Salisbury 35, S. Virginia 0 Stevenson 54, FDU-Florham 15 Thomas More 20, Carnegie-Mellon 16 Virginia 49, Cent. Michigan 35 Virginia Tech 54, East Carolina 17 Wofford 31,... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
6 places you can find the next Silicon Valleycolleges and universities — there are more than 40 in the metro area alone, whi
6 places you can find the next Silicon Valley
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
colleges and universities — there are more than 40 in the metro area alone, which includes the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University, both of which are ranked highly among industry leaders for their tech and science... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Deep learning researchers train AI killing machines with ‘Doom’We all worry that the robot apocalypse is basically inevitable. Now it looks li
Deep learning researchers train AI killing machines with ‘Doom’
SiliconANGLE / Posted 4 days ago
We all worry that the robot apocalypse is basically inevitable. Now it looks like researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are looking to speed it along. The researchers are teaching artificial intelligences how to become more efficient killing... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Yahoo could pay for breach negligence in lower-priced Verizon dealon the side of carelessness or negligence," said Rahul Telang, a professor of i
Yahoo could pay for breach negligence in lower-priced Verizon deal
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
on the side of carelessness or negligence," said Rahul Telang, a professor of information systems at the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University. Potentially more damning is the possibility Yahoo senior management knew about the intrusion but... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Obama coming to Columbus next monthHouse Frontiers Conference, a national convention that the White House is co-ho
Obama coming to Columbus next month
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
House Frontiers Conference, a national convention that the White House is co-hosting with the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University on innovation in the U.S. and around the world. More details will be released in the coming... Read more
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USA Today
Yahoo could pay for breach negligence in lower-priced Verizon dealon the side of carelessness or negligence," said Rahul Telang, a professor of i
Yahoo could pay for breach negligence in lower-priced Verizon deal
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
on the side of carelessness or negligence," said Rahul Telang, a professor of information systems at the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University. Potentially more damning is the possibility Yahoo senior management knew about the intrusion but... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Data breaches aren’t unusual but Yahoo taking two years to discover one is, security experts saythe breach a little quicker,” said Rahul Telang, an expert in data breaches and
Data breaches aren’t unusual but Yahoo taking two years to discover one is, security experts say
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
the breach a little quicker,” said Rahul Telang, an expert in data breaches and cyberhacks who teaches at Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University. “It was surprising that Yahoo didn’t know about it until the user data hit the black market.” It... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
The rise of women in tech: A shifting computer science curriculum | #GuestOfTheWeekdegrees to women. Additionally, Harvey Mudd College boasts over half of its com
The rise of women in tech: A shifting computer science curriculum | #GuestOfTheWeek
SiliconANGLE / Posted 6 days ago
degrees to women. Additionally, Harvey Mudd College boasts over half of its computer science students are women, and Carnegie Mellon University is catching up to that, at 48 percent. Teaching teachers: It’s mission critical Derbenwick began... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
El Paso Lawyer Faces Up to 300 Years for Frauda Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso Lawyer Faces Up to 300 Years for Fraud
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
West Texas lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
West Texas lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Texas lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
Texas lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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KXXV Waco
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crimea Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-ye
El Paso lawyer faces up to 330 years for fraud-related crime
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
a Mexican utility company. No sentencing date was immediately set for the 50-year-old former El Paso philanthropist and ex-Carnegie Mellon University trustee. Delgado in 2013 was convicted of drug conspiracy-related counts and later sentenced to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Miami University honors Wittenberg's Paco LabradorTigers (6-3) rank sixth in the American Volleyball Coaches Association poll. Th
Miami University honors Wittenberg's Paco Labrador
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Tigers (6-3) rank sixth in the American Volleyball Coaches Association poll. Their only losses are to No. 7 Hope, No. 17 Carnegie-Mellon and No. 1 Calvin. They have victories over No. 13 Christopher Newport, No. 12 Juniata, No. 4 Cal Lutheran and... Read more
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Salon.com
Meet your “Doom”: Carnegie Mellon researchers deliberately violate Asimov’s First Law of robotics, teach robots to killGuillaume Lample and Devendra Singh Chaplot, two researchers at Carnegie Mellon
Meet your “Doom”: Carnegie Mellon researchers deliberately violate Asimov’s First Law of robotics, teach robots to kill
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
Guillaume Lample and Devendra Singh Chaplot, two researchers at Carnegie Mellon, recently announced that they had created an artificial intelligence in “Doom” deathmatch capable of killing human players in deathmatch scenarios — a situation of the... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Very Good Gradesfrom institutions such as NASA, the National Science Foundation and the Departm
Very Good Grades
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
from institutions such as NASA, the National Science Foundation and the Department of Health and Human Services, among others.” USC came in 23rd and UCLA was ranked 24th, according to the story, tying Carnegie Mellon and the University of Virg... Read more
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SKY News
Driverless cars: What have makers done so far?of drivers for its cheap labour; next it wants to replace them with robots. Th
Driverless cars: What have makers done so far?
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
of drivers for its cheap labour; next it wants to replace them with robots. The taxi-app company made a partnership with Carnegie Mellon, probably the academic centre for driverless cars, then poached all its staff. In September, it unveiled its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why self-driving Uber cars look so geekyto differentiate an autonomous car from a conventional car," said Aaron Steinfe
Why self-driving Uber cars look so geeky
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
to differentiate an autonomous car from a conventional car," said Aaron Steinfeld, an associate research professor at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. The fast-shrinking nature of tech stretches back to the transistor and the... Read more
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NBC News
Actress Krista Marie Yu Comes of Age on 'Dr. Ken'efforts to stifle her rebellious streak. While she may play an inexperienced t
Actress Krista Marie Yu Comes of Age on 'Dr. Ken'
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
efforts to stifle her rebellious streak. While she may play an inexperienced teenage girl on television, Yu graduated from Carnegie Mellon University's acting program with a bachelor of fine arts in 2011. She has appeared in feature films such as... Read more
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International Business Times
No-one can tell as Just for Men website serves up hidden, password-stealing malwarewas found using a Flash file to compromise the websites of various organisation
No-one can tell as Just for Men website serves up hidden, password-stealing malware
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
was found using a Flash file to compromise the websites of various organisations, including the Department of Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University. Segura said: "We reported this incident to Combe, the parent company for Just For Men. Between... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: Sept. 21-27desire, transgender experience and more are all fair game in Drama Queens!, a t
Short List: Sept. 21-27
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 8 days ago
desire, transgender experience and more are all fair game in Drama Queens!, a two-day feminist performance-art event at Carnegie Mellon University. The program, organized through CMU’s Center for the Arts in Society, features six visiting... Read more
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The Register
Greybeards beware: Hair dye for blokes outfit Just For Men served trojanreported in October 2014 used a Flash file to compromise thousands of websites,
Greybeards beware: Hair dye for blokes outfit Just For Men served trojan
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
reported in October 2014 used a Flash file to compromise thousands of websites, including the Department of Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University. Limited activity has been detected in Neutrino since attack traffic ebbed last week, although... Read more
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Philly.com
Fed guidelines for self-driving cars won't get in Pa.'s wayand state oversight. “For PennDot, this helps them and gives them some regulat
Fed guidelines for self-driving cars won't get in Pa.'s way
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
and state oversight. “For PennDot, this helps them and gives them some regulatory certainty,” said Costa Samaras, a Carnegie Mellon University Assistant Professor of civil and environmental engineering. Pennsylvania requires that a person... Read more
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