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UC Irvine tracks coronavirus infections through new mobile app

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

By tracking users' movements, the app can alert individuals who may have come in contact with the virus.

UCF makes applications 'completely transparent' with new tool

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

A new business process management tool has improved university workflow and opened up communications between advisers and prospective students.

After the pandemic, AI tutoring tool could put students back on track

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University were forced to halt testing on AI-powered tutoring software, but it could find a new use when in-person classes resume.

University of Washington wants to record your coughing sounds

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

To train a new app to monitor coughs from COVID-19 patients, researchers are asking for volunteers to submit vocal samples to train the software.

'Zoombombers' disrupted online classes at several schools, FBI says

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

The FBI issued a warning Monday that's it's received reports of video conferences being disrupted by explicit and hateful images and comments.

Edtech companies offer free tools to colleges affected by COVID-19

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Hundreds of universities have now moved classes online, and edtech companies are stepping up to help institutions make the transition.

AI software maker donates $16M in licenses to George Mason U.

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

Thanks to a donation from UiPath, business students will get free access to its robotic process automation software.

North Dakota launches student app challenge for career development

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

State officials are hopeful the competition will provide enterprising young developers a chance to meet with industry and secure job opportunities.

Penn State's new mobile app puts all academic resources in one place

by Betsy Foresman • 6 months ago

The new mobile app is "bringing everything together" for students' convenience, said university leaders.