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Carnegie Mellon Tells 800 Rejected Applicants They’re In

Carnegie Mellon University is apologizing after mistakenly telling about 800 applicants they got into a graduate computer science program.

02/17/2015

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Uber, Carnegie Mellon Partnering On Pittsburgh Research Lab

Ride-sharing service Uber is partnering with Carnegie Mellon University on a Pittsburgh research lab they say could lead to the development of driverless cars.

02/03/2015

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Local Researcher Studying Ways To Extend The Lives Of Pets

Is there a way to help your dog or cat live longer? And not just longer, but also with a better quality of life?

02/02/2015

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CMU Sophomores Create New Black History Month Exhibit

A pair of local college students have created a Black History Month exhibit they hope will have a positive impact on the community.

02/02/2015

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New Ransom-Ware Scam Locking Victims Out Of Their Own Smartphones

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam where your cellphone isn’t merely infected, it’s frozen, and the scammers demand ransom to unlock it.

01/30/2015

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Video Gaming On The Rise As A Collegiate Sport

It’s filling sports arenas throughout the world. Competitors square off for multi-million dollar prizes. But is it a sport?

01/28/2015

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More Local Female College Students Signing Up With “Sugar Daddy” Websites

A new report says more and more young women attending college in the Pittsburgh area are signing up with controversial “Sugar Daddy” websites to help fund their education and avoid student loans.

01/13/2015

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PrivacyGrade Ranks Most Secure Smartphone Apps

Have you ever wondered about the privacy of apps on your smartphone?

12/08/2014

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CMU Assists Local Company’s Bid To Win $20M By Landing Rover On Moon

CMU is trying to land a robot on the moon to win Google Lunar’s XPrize, worth more than $20 million.

11/24/2014

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CMU Grad Students Create New Technology To Help Those With ALS

The ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” raised more than $115 million this year. It also made people more aware of the debilitating illness.

11/18/2014

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GE To Build 3D Printing Facility Near Pittsburgh

General Electric plans to build a $32 million facility near Pittsburgh International Airport to develop three-dimensional printing and other high-tech manufacturing processes.

11/12/2014

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CMU Working To Decode Brains & Read Your Thoughts

It seems like science fiction, or something out of the movies. Being able to read someone’s mind is happening for real, right here in Pittsburgh.

11/10/2014

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School District Turns To Biometrics For Students Paying

There few things more frustrating than that phone call from your credit card company’s security department letting you know your account has been compromised and they need to cancel your card.

11/04/2014

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Police: Scammer Claims To Be From Zone 2 Station

Pittsburgh Police are issuing an alert to the public about what they’re calling a sophisticated scam.

10/23/2014

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Pittsburgh Attracting More College Graduates

Pittsburgh is growing as a place to be for college graduates.

10/21/2014

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