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  • Chinese university opens Microsoft-backed U.S. outpost

    China's Tsinghua University has teamed up with the University of Washington and Microsoft to launch the Global Innovation Exchange (GIX) -- a tech-focused graduate school that's the first of its kind.

    Written by Blair Hanley Frank19 June 15 08:52
  • The 'c' in CIO isn't for celebrity

    Longtime CIO Steve Bandrowczak has accomplished a lot in his career: He's run large global organisations, spoken on the biggest stages and driven impressive results. But he still sets aside 30 minutes each day to learn something new.

    Written by By Dan Roberts and Brian P. Watson22 Aug. 14 04:20
  • Researchers promote battery-free Wi-Fi technology

    The coming Internet of things (IoT) revolution may not run on batteries, but on power plucked from the air, according to researchers at the University of Washington.

    Written by Grant Gross06 Aug. 14 04:46
  • Copyright owners call for overhaul of DMCA takedown notices

    The U.S. Congress needs to overhaul the take-down notice provision in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to make it easier for copyright holders to police infringing uploads of their intellectual property, some advocates told lawmakers.

    Written by Grant Gross13 March 14 18:05
  • Researchers send data without battery, transmitter

    Engineers at the University of Washington have developed a way to communicate over short distances using devices that don't require batteries or transmit any signals.

    Written by Martyn Williams16 Aug. 13 18:27