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Rating the Websites of the Nation's Top Technology Universities

I started in computers in 1970, got a B.S. degree in computer science,  and a masters later, was a member of an IBM/DEC effort to computerize the college campus. 1,175 more words

Thoughts

Sighing is actually necessary for your survival

The drawn-out exhalation we know as a sigh doesn’t just telegraph emotion. It’s also a vital reflex that keeps us from suffocating.

Researchers have now isolated the clusters of neurons in the brain stem that turn a simple breath into a sigh. 172 more words

Safe battery tech prevents “thermal runaway”

If it gets too hot, get out of the battery! Researchers at Stanford University have developed a lithium-ion battery that shuts down automatically as it begins to overheat. 346 more words

Alternative Energy

ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVES - 100% Male and 100% White-- But Don't Blame Stanford

This post was comprised in all its glory by the wonderful Sebastian Cardenas. Bio below!

Last Thursday, Stanford’s Board of Trustees named Marc Tessier-Lavigne as the university’s 11th president. 857 more words

Perspective

TIMOTHY WYNTER RECORDS PERSONAL BEST AND NCAA DIVISON 1 B CUT IN 100 YARD BACKSTROKE AS TROJANS BEAT CALIFORNIA AND STANFORD

National record holder Timothy Wynter was a part of the University of Southern California team that beat back the challenges of California and Stanford in back to back dual meet victories over the weekend. 213 more words

Article

Apple Next Big Thing- VR; Your Twitter Timeline Isn’t Changing

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Ever since Steve Jobs left the mortal world, there’s been fairly continuous hand-wringing about what Apple’s going to do when they run out of his clever ideas. 244 more words