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  1. Q&A: SanDisk CEO Sanjay Mehrotra on flash and its 3-D futureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... formed data center. History: Grew up in India, mostly in Delhi; came to the U.S. as a transfer student to attend UC Berkeley in 1976 2 While a huge University


  2. Man falls to his death from popular overlook in Berkeley hillsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... O'Dwyer, fell about 110 feet after slipping on the edge of the hillside near signpost 14 on the road, said UC Berkeley Police Lt. Marc DeCoulode. The fall was reported at 8:24 p.m. to the Moraga-Orinda Fire Department and University of California, ...


  3. Analyse first, store second says big-data analytics firm GuavusRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Computing.co.uk

    Originally launched in 2006, the company has, until recently, been focused on the telecoms industry.


  4. Smashing a ceiling - and a lot of egosRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Michele Roberts is the first female leader of the NBA players union and plans to essentially upend the union, which she dismissed as 'a mom-and-pop shop' under her predecessor.


  5. 5 Questions to Ask the International Students Office at U.S. CollegesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    If you're having trouble picking a U.S. college, call and ask to be connected to a current international student who can share insight about campus life.


  6. Now On Kickstarter, Tickle Makes Learning To Code Fun With ScratchRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    There are a lot of games and puzzles now that promise to teach kids how to code, but Tickle stands out.


  7. Did Stardust Sample Interstellar Materials?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Centauri Dreams

    Space dust collected by NASA's Stardust mission, returned to Earth in 2006, may be interstellar in origin.


  8. Google brings robust cluster scheduling to its cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Techworld.com

    Google is drawing from the work of the open-source community to offer its cloud customers a service to better manage their clusters of virtual servers.


  9. Visual 'gist' helps us figure out where a crowd is lookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    Have you ever seen a crowd of people looking off into the distance, perhaps toward a passing biker or up to the top of a building? You probably looked there, too, instantly, even without paying attention to the individuals in the group.


  10. Ferguson, Gaza Revive Occupy OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Breitbart.com

    ... officers were maced, freeing the two protesters from state violence. The march continued all the way to the UC Berkeley campus, even though pigs from at least 3 different departments made attempts to disperse the group. Banks and other symbols of ...


  11. Never mind the $55,000 potato salad, crowdfunding picks winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Globe and Mail

    Do crowds - driven by a herd mentality, euphoria or sheer silliness - gravitate toward funding seemingly irrelevant ideas? Or do crowds make rational funding decisions that can identify promising projects better than venture capital investors and other traditional gatekeepers? Researchers are examining a growing body of data about crowdfunding to ... (more)


  12. How the new SAT test will instil US values into impressionable young Chinese mindsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... SAT at the Kelly Yang Project, an after-school centre for writing and debate in Hong Kong. She is a graduate of UC Berkeley and Harvard Law School. www.kellyyang.edu.hk


  13. SETI Searches Kepler Candidates for Signals of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... Los Angeles, first took interest in SETI through theSETI@Home project while still in high school. "When UC Berkeley undergraduate students majoring in the physical sciences express an interest in continuing on for a graduate degree in their field, ...


  14. Sports and energy drinks are 'essentially sodas without carbonation,' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    ... and marketed as replenishing sports beverages that enhance athletic performance. According to a new report by UC Berkeley, these sports drinks aren't much different from soda. After exploring their sugar content and related health risks, the ...


  15. International survey again names UCLA among top universitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... universities were, in order, Harvard University, Stanford University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, UC Berkeley, the University of Cambridge, Princeton University, Caltech, Columbia University, the University of Chicago, the University ...


  16. Record Number of Out-of-State Students Are a Jackpot for University of CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VDARE

    ... qualify for in-state tuition as long as they attended a California high school for three years and graduated. UC Berkeley, shown below, will have 29.8 percent out-of-state and foreign students in its fall freshman class. The article also did not ...


  17. Contra Costa Times editorial: Smart and thoughtful attorney Pamela Price best choice for AssemblyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Inside Bay Area

    ... Title IX, which bars schools receiving federal money from discriminating. For 22 years now, Price, a graduate of UC Berkeley's law school, has been a civil rights attorney, having successfully argued cases as high as the U.S. Supreme Court. With all ...


  18. Free Public Forum: When Mandates Work: Raising Labor Standards at the Local LevelRead the original story

    Yesterday | Indybay.org

    Ken Jacobs is the chaIr of the UC Berkeley Labor Center,will discuss the growing movement to pass citywide minimum wage laws.


  19. Legislation is the first step in fighting campus rapeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... TV. But since we can now talk about sex openly, let's use that to cure what is clearly still a big problem. UC Berkeley, USC, Occidental, and even Harvard and Princeton are on a list of 55 colleges nationwide being investigated by the federal ...


  20. Crisis Offered 'Baptism' for Some Home-Currency Debt, S.F. Fed FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    China's yuan was among the currencies that saw the biggest increases in international debt issuance during the global financial crisis, a new San Francisco Fed study finds.