University notifies students of acceptance on Snapchat

Students waiting to find out if they’ve been accepted into the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay are receiving confirmation in the form of a Snapchat message. Will more colleges end up adopting the unorthodox route?

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Disrupting Software Development in an On-Demand World


The idea that software is eating the world has become a generally accepted dictum. Everywhere you look, industries and institutions are being disrupted by the unprecedented power of software. Now, the world is demanding a new way to develop software to keep pace with the pace of disruption. The greatest poster child for the brave new world of software-driven business is General Electric. In response to the changing needs of its customers and to fend off growing competition, GE is shifting its operations rapidly to a software-defined business.

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Hackers use websites you visit daily to attack you – here's how to protect yourself

It’s generally accepted that hackers are smart and sneaky, but we got another big reminder last weekend when several major sites were used to serve malicious ads.

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Apple's Tim Cook talks LGBT rights, Syrian refugees in accepting 'Ripple of Hope' award

Article Image On Tuesday night, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook formally accepted his “Ripple of Hope” award from the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights organization, speaking for almost 12 minutes on a variety of hot-button issues.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook latest Silicon Valley bigwig to get ice bath for ALS charity

Apple CEO Tim Cook accepted marketing chief Phil Schiller’s call to undertake the “ice bucket challenge” to raise awareness and money for the ALS Association, an activity that quickly gained steam in the U.S. thanks to social media.



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