In a connected world, privacy becomes a group effort
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In a connected world, privacy becomes a group effort

As the world grows more social and connects more online, privacy management is becoming more…

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SEISE Tool Uses Semantic Gaps to Detect Website Promotional Attacks
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SEISE Tool Uses Semantic Gaps to Detect Website Promotional Attacks

By detecting semantic inconsistencies in content, researchers have developed a new technique for identifying promotional…

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Facebook is not a neutral force, and neither are its algorithms, social media expert says
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Facebook is not a neutral force, and neither are its algorithms, social media expert says

Algorithms determine what users see on Facebook. But these algorithms are constructed by humans and,…

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Google searches for ‘chickenpox’ reveal big impact of vaccinations
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Google searches for ‘chickenpox’ reveal big impact of vaccinations

Countries that implement government-mandated vaccinations for chickenpox see a sharp drop in the number of…

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New smartphone app makes it easy to find — and enroll in — clinical trials
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New smartphone app makes it easy to find — and enroll in — clinical trials

It takes an astounding 17 years, on average, for laboratory breakthroughs to reach patients. A…

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Tracking cybercrime at Euro 2016
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Tracking cybercrime at Euro 2016

In an attempt to crack down on the spreading of malicious computer viruses, experts from…

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WeBWorK an award-winning way of learning from homework
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WeBWorK an award-winning way of learning from homework

Two Rochester professors, Arnold Pizer and Michael Gage, had a bold idea 20 years ago:…

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New Solar System Internet Technology Debuts on the International Space Station
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New Solar System Internet Technology Debuts on the International Space Station

This month, NASA took a major step toward creating a Solar System Internet by establishing operational Delay/Disruption…

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Standardizing Communications for the Internet of Things
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Standardizing Communications for the Internet of Things

The fast-growing Internet of Things (IoT) consists of millions of sensing devices in buildings, vehicles…

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Visual Cloud Computing Methods Could Help First Responders in Disaster Scenarios
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Visual Cloud Computing Methods Could Help First Responders in Disaster Scenarios

In natural or man-made disasters, the ability to process massive amounts of visual electronic data…

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