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Pa. students' robotic arm can make you stronger
Need a hand lifting something? A robotic device invented by University of Pennsylvania engineering students can help its wearer carry an additional 40 pounds.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
12 Peers Theater to Present Pittsburgh Premiere of Underneath the Lintel, 2/5-26
Underneath the Lintel performs February 5 - 26, 2014 at Pittsburgh Playwrights Theater, 937 Liberty Avenue, 3rd Floor, Pittsburgh, Penn.
Skin pigment could power safe, implantable battery
Your body may use it to catch a tan, but now the skin pigment melanin has been repurposed for the first time to make batteries.
CMU names Kovacevic head of electrical, computer engineering
Jelena Kovacevic has been appointed head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University's College of Engineering, the university announced Monday.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Researchers propose stories for password retention
Once upon a time some Carnegie Mellon University researchers came up with a scheme to use stories and pictures to help users live happily ever after by creating and remembering dozens of passwords and avoiding use of the exact same passwords for multiple sites.
Wedding: Bevin Hill & Daniel Gilmour
Ophelia Laughlin at the Neverland Farms in Cleveland, Georgia. A reception was held immediately following the ceremony at the farm.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Island Packet
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce and Bonnie Dike of Issaquah, Wash., announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily, to Gordon Wilhelm, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wes and Anne Wilhelm of Hilton Head Island.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
What marketers can learn from mining your photos on social media
Each day there are hundreds of million of photos uploaded to social media sites and new research from Carnegie Mellon University suggests these can be powerful tool for marketers to gain insight into the minds of consumers.
The Two River Times
Bevin Hill and Daniel Gilmour
Bevin Grace Hill and Daniel Peterson Gilmour were married on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Neverland Farm in Cleveland, Ga.
Schools of the Stars: Where The Sound of Music Cast and Creators Went to College
What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway musical? Especially one that is broadcast live on network TV? Hard work, talent, luck - all backed up by a good education.
Stacy Blackman Consulting
Tepper School to Expand FlexMBA Program
Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business has been on quite a roll lately.
NEIL System Learns Common Sense
A project being funded by Google and the Department of Defense's Office of Naval Research aims to find a new approach in the quest to solve computing's Holy Grail: getting a machine to think on its own using a form of common sense.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Peace Corps Art Education Tour Fosters Moroccans' Creativity
Peace Corps education volunteer Margaret Bridges of Brookfield, Wisconsin, recently coordinated a nine-day art education tour through southern Morocco to foster students' creativity and encourage artistic expression.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Findings from Carnegie Mellon University Broaden Understanding of Nanotechnology
Nano technology has emerged as a versatile platform that could provide efficient, cost-effective and environmentally acceptable solutions to the global sustainability challenges facing society."
Researchers Picture Way Better Password Memory Scheme
Network World - Once upon a time some Carnegie Mellon University researchers came up with a scheme to use stories and pictures to help users live happily ever after by creating and remembering dozens of passwords and avoiding use of the exact same passwords for multiple sites.
Chapter excerpt from Joe Manganiello's new book 'Evolution'
Acceptance is an inner state of humility achieved only after a period of grueling and thorough hard work.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
BRIEF: CMU's Alice software adds Garfield characters [The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dec. 04--The latest version of Carnegie Mellon University's free educational software, Alice 2.4, has added characters from the comic strip Garfield & Friends to its animation program, CMU said.
Developed by Carnegie Mellon University, SENSR provides a way to obtain a custom data collection application running on mobile devices for your citizen science project or projects.
America's fracking boom dilemma for environmentalists
Here, in the heart of coal country, at the center of the natural gas boom and the former foundation of U.S. manufacturing might, a long-shuttered auto plant now houses the Aquion Energy factory where workers are building innovative batteries to store solar- and wind-generated electricity.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Techman Texts: From passwords to piece of music
A former Post-Gazette colleague and Carnegie Mellon University publicist for the computer science department, Byron Spice, reports this unusual development.