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P@$$w0rd confusion has many people seeking other options

...write them."We are in the midst of an era I call the 'tyranny of the password,'" says Thomas Way, a computer science professor at Villanova University."We're due for a revolution."One could argue that the revolution is already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/pw0rd-confusion-has-many-p
Backlash stirs in US against foreign worker visas

...workers don't constantly retrain themselves, their skills become obsolete," he said.Norm Matloff, a computer science professor at the University of California, Davis, agreed that age plays into it - not because older workers are less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-06/backlash-stirs-us-against-
Can hackers take over your car?

...through its cellular, Bluetooth and other wireless connections - even the CD player. Stefan Savage, a UCSD computer science professor, said he and other researchers could control nearly everything but the car's steering. "We could have turned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-04/can-hackers-take-over-your-ca
Bloodless bank heist impressed cybercrime experts

...who pulled off a remarkable internationally organized attack."It was pretty ingenious," Pace University computer science professor Darren Hayes said Friday.On the creative side of the heist, a small team of highly skilled hackers penetrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-10/bloodless-bank-heist-impre
Cheating spreads everywhere, but in the end it gets you nowhere

...Technology makes cheating easier, or more tempting, or more devious.At Dartmouth College in 2000, a visiting computer science professor left the answer to a problem on the class' website and showed the Web address on an overhead projector. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2012-12-15/cheating-s
Business news

...found that Apple infringed on three patents held by Mirror Worlds LLC, a company founded by Yale University computer science professor David Gelernter to commercialize his ideas.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-05/business-news
Business
As auto technology builds, so does hacking

...or a spy could listen to conversations inside a car, Stefan Savage, a University of California-San Diego computer science professor, said in a telephone interview. He co-wrote a paper last year after discovering ways to hack into cars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2012-02-09/auto-technology-builds-so-doe
Driverless military truck lurches from lab to streets

...just trying to win, but we're also trying to advance the topic of safer cars," said Sebastian Thrun, a computer-science professor who leads Stanford University's team. "There are so many other great uses of this technology." Mr. Thrun...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/07/bus_146511.shtml
Business
Electronic voting faces new scrutiny

...with them. The copies would be rolled into canisters and stored for nearly two years. A Princeton University computer science professor reported this month that he and a pair of graduate students were able to hack into a Diebold electronic voting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/24/met_97965.shtml
Metro
Hackers gather at confab to penetrate computers, pick locks, spray pellets

...liabilities. "The ability to do something that's socially unacceptable is always a thrill," says Chris Eagle, a computer science professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif. Several rooms away, 17-year-old Dan Beard is readying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/07/liv_91676.shtml
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