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  1. Rouhani congratulates Iranian woman winning Fields MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Tehran Times

    ... of the Iranian nation, I praise your scientific efforts," Rouhani said. Mirzakhani, the professor at Stanford University in California, received the prize at the International Congress of Mathematicians held in Seoul on Wednesday, and became the ...

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  2. Harris & Harris Group's (TINY) CEO Douglas Jamison on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and only investor in the company. UberSeq is a translational genomics company that originated from Stanford University. The company is currently operating under stealth, which means we are not able to disclose details of its operating plan at this ...

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  3. Smartphone gyroscopes can be used as covert microphonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | TechSpot

    Researchers from Stanford University, working in tandem with a team from defense firm Rafael, have discovered a way to use the gyroscope found in most modern smartphones as a basic microphone, potentially opening the door to malicious eavesdropping.

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  4. Women can do math. QED.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Fields Medal - mathematics' answer to the Nobel Prizes - has been awarded to a woman for the first time. Stanford University professor Maryam Mirzakhani, a 37-year-old native of Iran, was named one of four recipients of this year's medal, given ...

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  5. Aps Coo, Ruben Hendrickson temporary superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... COO July 1, 2014 when Brad Winters retired). Hendrickson, who holds a master's degree in finance from Stanford University, was a finance manager and controller for Intel in Rio Rancho from 1990 to 2009. As finance manager for Intel's Fab 9, ...

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  6. McGill plunges to 67th in world rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Montreal Gazette

    ... Harvard University remained on top with stellar scores in almost every category. It was followed by Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is among the three most ...

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  7. Cook Medical Enrolls First Patient in Zi ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Financial Mirror

    ... with one-year followup. Study leaders include global principal investigator Michael Dake, M.D., of Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA, and co-national principal investigators Changwei Liu, M.D., of Peking Union Medical College Hospital in ...

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  8. For the first time ever, a woman wins mathematics' highest honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... encourages young female scientists and mathematicians," Mirzakhani said, according to a statement from Stanford University, where she is a professor. For those of us less versed in the uppermost echelons of mathematics and geometry than Mirzakhani, ...

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  9. Wrongful Death Suit Filed Over SFO Runway Death After Asiana CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Insurance Journal West

    ... the teen. Gan Ye and Xiao Yun Zheng live in China. Their daughter was planning to visit Google and Stanford University with her friend, Wang Lin Jia, 16, before traveling to Southern California to attend a Christian summer camp. Both girls were ...

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  10. 15-year-old Memphian prepares for graduate schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    While many parents are getting their 15-year-olds ready for high school, one Memphis family is getting their son ready for graduate school at Stanford University in California.

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  11. Your phone's gyroscope can listen to you with a hackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | SlashGear.com

    ... machine soon. What you're about to see is a very, very rudimentary presentation of what researchers from Stanford University and Israel's defense research group Rafael plan to show off at the Usenix security conference this month. Your smartphone ...

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  12. Managers Can Motivate Employees With One WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Psychology Today

    ... team, even when they technically aren't. And thanks to new research by Priyanka Carr and Greg Walton of Stanford University, we now know one powerful way to do this: simply saying the word "together." In Carr and Walton's studies, participants first ...

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  13. Paly's new 'academic integrity' policy kicks off larger debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... test schedules, as they do in middle school -- could make a difference, Zhou said, citing research by Stanford University senior lecturer Denise Clark Pope. "She (Pope) talks about how we have this thing where results are the most important and the ...

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  14. Why women will win more math medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... in mathematical sciences might not be lower now than they were when I grew up," Maryam Mirzakhani, the Stanford University professor who has just won the Fields Medal, wrote last year. "However, there has been a lot of progress over the years, and I ...

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  15. Why don't businesses run more negative ads?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WPTV Local News

    ... in a particular race, they don't do much to instill confidence in the political process. Back in 1999, a Stanford University study found that "in seeking to depict their clients' opponents in the most unattractive terms possible, political ...

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  16. U.S. Mathematical Scientists Awarded the Fields MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... of Mathematical and Physical Sciences: Manjul Bhargava of Princeton University and Maryam Mirzakhani of Stanford University. Mirzakhani is the first woman ever to achieve this honor. Additionally, the winner of the Carl Friedrich Gauss Prize for ...

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  17. Hackers transform a smartphone gyroscope into an always-on microphoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Engadget Mobile

    ... motion sensors ? No say-so needed. That might not sound like a big deal, but security researchers from Stanford University and defense firm Rafael have discovered a way to turn Android phone gyroscopes into crude microphones. They call their app " ...

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  18. Baylor Expert Available to Discuss Ukraine/Russia IssuesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Newswise

    ... has published 14 books. Kudelia earned his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University in 2008 and his M.A. from Stanford University in 1999, both in political science.

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  19. Best in their 'Field'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | EurekAlert!

    ... of Mathematical and Physical Sciences: Manjul Bhargava of Princeton University and Maryam Mirzakhani of Stanford University. Mirzakhani is the first woman ever to achieve this honor. Additionally, the winner of the Carl Friedrich Gauss Prize for ...

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  20. Networked Audio Track At 137th Audio Engineering Society Convention...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Mi2n

    ... the AES Convention will play host to a Telematic performance linking Los Angeles, Montreal and Stanford University in a showcase featuring live, interconnected performances with musicians across time zones geographical locations. Tim Shuttleworth ...

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