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Oct 06, 2014, 12:23 ET
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Conference will Explore How to Automate Cyber Security Faster than the Hackers

 How can human protectors keep watch over massively increasing lines of software code, now generated for millions of devices and...

Sep 22, 2014, 10:38 ET
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Woman-to-Woman: We can Hack

 Some of the most powerful women in cyber security—including IBM's chief information security officer and McAfee's senior vice president...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Brooklyn Produces More "Brilliants"

 Popular Science magazine today announced its annual "Brilliant 10" —a list of scientists under age 38 who are poised to revolutionize...

Sep 08, 2014, 10:00 ET
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NYU School of Engineering Delivers Cloud Computing, Mobile Security, Big Data Online Courses for Companies

Technology-driven companies looking to upgrade the skills of employees in cybersecurity, mobility, big data analytics, and cloud computing will get...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:13 ET
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Let the Hacking Begin: NYU Launches Largest Cyber Security Student Contests

 Even before the academic semester starts, students from across the globe have begun registering for the largest set of student cyber security...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:00 ET
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New York State Adds NYU Incubators as START-UP NY Development Zones

The State of New York this week declared the three start-up business incubators of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering tax-free zones as part...

Aug 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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MIT Technology Review Names NYU's Jonathan Viventi to Innovators Under 35 List

 A young researcher who is leading the development of revolutionary brain sensors will be named today to the MIT Technology Review annual...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Engineering a Protein to Prevent Brain Damage from Toxic Agents

 Research at New York University is paving the way for a breakthrough that may prevent brain damage in civilians and military troops exposed to...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Crack that Password? Not in a Billion Years

 In less than an hour, a single computer hacker armed with a laptop can crack a handful of six-character passwords, no matter how cleverly...

Jul 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Buyer Beware: NYU Researchers Uncover Security Breach That Reveals eBay Purchases

Buyers and sellers using the online marketplace eBay may be revealing far more than their interest in vintage furniture or video games. Researchers...

Jul 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
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How the NYU School of Engineering will Spend its Summer Vacation: STEM, STEM, and More STEM

In Brooklyn, summer vacation may evoke thoughts of Coney Island, but Downtown Brooklyn will be the gathering place for the intellectually curious...

Jul 01, 2014, 13:57 ET
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NYU Helps Launch Groundbreaking Games Alliance

 The NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering announced today that Katherine Isbister, an associate professor of computer science, director of the...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

University of Strathclyde and New York University join in landmark research and academic partnership

 The University of Strathclyde and New York University have cemented a flagship partnership, paving the way for a range of research and...

Jun 20, 2014, 10:24 ET
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NSA Names NYU School of Engineering to Exclusive List of Cyber Security Programs

The National Security Agency and the United States Cyber Command have named the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering as a National Center of...

Jun 18, 2014, 06:00 ET
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NYU and the White House Celebrate and Create the 'Next Generation of Makers'

 Responding to President Barack Obama's call to empower America's students and entrepreneurs to invent the future—and in conjunction with...

Jun 16, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Do You Fidget, Fiddle, or Doodle While You Work?

Researchers at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering's Game Innovation Lab know that doodling, fiddling, and fidgeting are...

May 13, 2014, 10:53 ET
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Follow that Fish! Zebrafish React Differently to Alcohol When Shoalmates are Close by

New findings published by researchers at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering are helping to unravel the complex interplay...

May 13, 2014, 09:00 ET
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BNY Mellon, NYU School of Engineering Announce Online Master's Degree in Cyber Security for Employees

BNY Mellon and the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering announced that BNY Mellon has selected the NYU School of Engineering to...

May 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Diagnostic Tool Reveals Unexpected Errors In Complex Networked Applications

 Researchers at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering and the University of British Columbia have developed the first tool of its kind for...

May 08, 2014, 09:55 ET
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Designers to Take On Urban Energy Challenges During NYC ACRE Design Jam

 On Saturday, May 10, the New York City Accelerator for a Clean and Resilient Economy (NYC ACRE) at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering...