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Stanford's 'QuizBot' helps students retain 25 percent more information

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Backed by an artificial intelligence named "Frosty the penguin," a new chatbot was shown to encourage longer study periods and raise quiz scores.

Software flaw allows Stanford students to view Social Security numbers, applications of other students

by Colin Wood • 7 months ago

Standardized test scores, personal essays, home addresses, criminal status and financial aid information were also viewable.

Wi-Fi on game day becomes a must-have for college football stadiums

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

Officials from three universities — Notre Dame, Nebraska and Stanford — explain the hows and whys of their connected athletic facilities.

Edtech and industry leaders say they’re stuck if they can’t scale

by Emily Tate • 1 year ago

Attendees and speakers at ASU+GSV continued to ask this question: If we’re finally at a place where technology is working, how do we scale it so it reaches everyone?

Computer science ethics courses seek to stop Silicon Valley's mistakes before they happen

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

Top universities across the U.S. are teaching students about the interplay of ethics and technology.

Stanford official resigns after failing to disclose 2016 data breach

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 years ago

The breach, which was discovered by a student, included private employee information and details from student financial aid applications.

STEM in the sun: Kids flocking to tech summer camps

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

Students who want to explore their inner tech nerd can take advantage of programs offered by a growing number of schools, government agencies and nonprofits.