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L.A. Unified wins $7 million in grants for career tech programs

The Los Angeles Unified School District will receive $7 million in federal grant funding to expand career programs at three high schools in the fields of healthcare, technology and business and finance, the district announced Monday...

NCAA Tournament Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket, Viewing Info and Odds

Upon the conclusion of Selection Sunday, the field of 68 for the 2014 NCAA tournament was set. Many bubble teams were vying for a coveted spot in the next phase of March Madness; however, only a select few were granted a chance to compete. Now...Show More Summary

Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews Grants Wish for 4-Year-Old

Get your tissues ready. Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews made four-year-old Nicholas Skretkowski's wish come true on Friday, giving him some one-on-one time on the ice at Soldier Field before the Stadium Series matchup againstShow More Summary

Apple patents sensor-packed health monitoring headphones with 'head gesture' control

In one of the earliest pieces of evidence pointing to Apple's push into the fitness and health monitoring field, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday granted the company a patent for a biometric headphone system that can sense a variety of metrics including temperature, heart rate and perspiration levels.


The Onion: Shortly after learning he had been granted tenure Tuesday, Northwestern University mathematics professor Hugh Botkin told reporters that the promotion has motivated him to work harder than ever before in his chosen field. “I was able to get this far in my career by publishing as many papers...

Competition / Wheelwright Prize / Harvard University Graduate School of Design (GSD)

Harvard University GSD's new Wheelwright Prize is a $100,000 travel-based research grant available to early-career architects worldwide. With an open competition process, the Wheelwright Prize recognizes the importance of field research...Show More Summary

Chicago Blackhawks: Stadium Series Sweater Lacking in Originality

Chicago Blackhawks fans who still pine for the team to break out the black alternate sweater will get their wishes granted. On March 1 when the 'Hawks take to the outdoor ice at Soldier Field against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the team will be sporting a new look. Well, not really. Show More Summary

Should Bulldog Nation consider 2013 season a success?

Chris Conley plants the school colors on Grant Field. (Johnny Crawford / AJC) I know there are lots of UGA fans out there who look at the Dogs’ just-completed 8-4 record and fume about another year without Mark Richt bringing an SECShow More Summary

Texas A&M Football: Chances Johnny Manziel Follows Marcus Mariota and Returns

Texas A&M's home finale victory over Mississippi State marked a night to remember for anyone donning maroon and white nationwide, as the Kyle Field faithful were granted one last opportunity to view their fearless quarterback in his natural environment. Show More Summary

Key to beating Tech in overtime: Give it to ‘Big Boy’

When in doubt, put the ball in the hands of Todd Gurley. (Jason Getz / AJC) A Dawg fan’s confession: During that nightmarish first half of Saturday’s game at Grant Field, in which Paul Johnson’s Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 20-0 lead and it seemed nothing could go right for Georgia, I thought we were looking at a potential blowout. Show More Summary

Wisconsin Coach Runs onto Field to Try to Call a Timeout to Prevent Easy TD

Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen saw that his defense wasn't paying attention to Penn State receiver Eugene Lewis. Naturally, he ran onto the field to call a timeout to prevent an easy touchdown. Unfortunately, the referee didn't grantShow More Summary

Roll Tide/War Eagle: Meet Corey Grant, a Man Who Has Played for Alabama & Auburn

Corey Grant fielded the kick at the 10-yard line. His Tigers led Tennessee, 34-20, coming out of the halftime break on Nov. 9. With the ball in his hands, Grant saw an opportunity to put the Volunteers away — and to continue to prove...Show More Summary

Camera patent granted to Apple reflects Steve Jobs’ promise to “reinvent iPhone photography”

A patent granted to Apple today for a Light Field camera – a camera with zero shutter delay and where the focus point can be changed after taking the photo – covers the precise technology Steve Jobs told biographer Walter Isaacson he wanted to use to “reinvent photography.” He had three things that he wanted to […]

Cameraman Gets Run into at Iowa State-Oklahoma Game, Gets Carted Off

A Fox Sports cameraman at the Iowa State-Oklahoma game was carted off the field with an apparent leg injury after Cyclones quarterback Grant Rohach ran into him on the sidelines. The cameraman deserves credit for hanging in there and...Show More Summary

Both Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson granted TRT exemptions ahead of UFC Fight Night 32 rematch

Part-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Vitor Belfort said he wanted a level playing field. Well, now he's got one. "The Phenom," who puffed up from middleweight to settle an old score from PRIDE 32 back in 2006,...Show More Summary

Health Startup Noom Receives NIH Grant To Study Smartphone Tech In Eating Disorder Treatment

6 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

In the field of fitness trackers and apps, evidence of their efficacy is often anecdotal. The New York-based health startup Noom is looking to back their technology up with harder evidence, though, and they have received a small business grant from the National Institutes of Health to do so.

Samsung Releases UGEO PT60A Tablet Ultrasound Device

6 months agoIndustries / Medical : medGadget

Sonosite Fuji is not the only player in the field any more, as competitive pressures are building up with the introduction of new offerings from competitors. Case in point is the new ultrasound from Samsung Medison. The FDA granted the...Show More Summary

Advanced Olympic Research Grant Programme 2014/2015

The main objective To promote advanced research with a humanities or social sciences perspective by established researchers in priority fields of research, which are identified annually by the IOC. For the 2014/2015 edition, a list of...Show More Summary

Arizona Takes Its Algae Biofuel Show On The Road

Arizona is already staking out a leadership position in solar power, and now it’s looking to take the algae biofuel field by storm with a new $8 million Energy Department grant to the University of Arizona. The funding will enable UA...Show More Summary

Tekmira: From A Platform Technology To A Product-focused Company

By Grant Zeng: Tekmira is one of the pioneers in the field of RNAi therapeutics. The Company has been at the forefront of the RNAi technology revolution over the last decade and has been involved in the research and development of RNAi...Show More Summary

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