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north-eastern federal university


NFL prospect suffers social media nightmare as draft begins

Laremy Tunsil says his Twitter and Instagram accounts were hacked. Among the damaging posts: video of him smoking a bong and transcripts suggesting he asked coaches for money.

By April 29, 2016


Apple faces $862M fine after losing processor patent dispute

A federal jury has ruled that Apple infringed on a patent held by the University of Wisconsin relating to chips the company uses in its iPhones and iPads.

By October 14, 2015


Scientists help paralyzed rats walk by 'waking up' spinal cords

A five-year study out of the University of Zurich and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology demonstrates that a simple chemical cocktail can revive the "innate intelligence" of the spinal column in rats.

By June 4, 2012


Plug-in opens up federal courts, with your help

When you pay to download a court document, the next person won't have to, thanks to a Firefox browser plug-in that's a collaborative project of Princeton University and the Internet Archive.

By August 14, 2009


Researchers could face legal risks for network snooping

A group of researchers from the University of Colorado and University of Washington could face both civil and criminal penalties for a research project in which they snooped on users of the Tor anonymous proxy network. Should federal prosecutors take inte

By July 24, 2008


Comcast, AT&T absent at FCC hearing on Net neutrality

Major ISPs decline an invitation by the Federal Communications Commission to attend an en banc hearing here at Stanford University on the subject of broadband network management practices.

By April 17, 2008


Controversial college antipiracy bill nears House vote

Tweaks to proposal say schools can't lose federal funding if they don't explore "technological deterrents" to piracy, but some university officials aren't satisfied.

By February 6, 2008


Anti-P2P bill gets warm welcome from Ruckus.com

Should federal financial aid be jeopardized if a university doesn't sign up for an RIAA-blessed music site? One such site thinks so.

By November 13, 2007


Feds fund VoIP tapping research

George Mason University researchers who say they've found a new way to trace Net phone calls receive a $307,436 federal grant.

By August 9, 2005


Judge rules Microsoft infringed on Eolas patent

A federal judge upholds a jury verdict that Internet Explorer infringes on patent rights held by Eolas and the University of California, pushing the case to appeal.

By January 14, 2004