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Technical problems force U. California, Cal State to extend application deadlines

by Emily Bamforth

The University of California and California State systems extended application windows after technical right before some campus' deadlines.

How Roosevelt U.'s mobile app supported a safe return to campus

by Betsy Foresman

University leaders said a mobile app served as an essential tool in limiting the spread of COVID-19 and supported contact-tracing efforts.

New app to help university students stay healthy on campus this fall

by Betsy Foresman

A new app from Terra Dotta provides universities a channel to publish guidelines for returning to campus and communicate health updates to students.

Virginia Tech professor's software helps quarantined musicians jam together

by Betsy Foresman

Linux Laptop Orchestra Tweeter, which was partially inspired by Twitter, allows musicians to produce music together while they remain physically distant during the pandemic.

UC Irvine tracks coronavirus infections through new mobile app

by Betsy Foresman

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

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

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

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

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