Italian Student Arrested for Growing Weed at His House

Authorities in Pisa, Italy, arrested a 28-year-old university student for growing and distributing marijuana. The police stopped him around 9pm and searched his possessions. According to the police, the young man had difficulty concealing his nervousness. The police would not have looked into him any…

Australian University offering Dark Web classes to IT students

The first ever university program in Australia on the famous dark web has been launched, with over 80 percent of IT and cybersecurity students nominating the dark web unit as their first subject. Charles Sturt University (CSU) in partnership with an industry based organization launched…

Group of Silk Road Dealers Sentenced to Prison

Judge Michael Leeming sentenced five University of Manchester students to prison for selling more than $1.2 million worth of drugs on the Silk Road. According to the NCA, authorities arrested the ring leader and his primary accomplice at their apartment in Manchester on the same…

The University of Luxembourg opens a Cisco Networking Academy

The University of Luxembourg and Cisco announced the opening of a Cisco Networking Academy® on the University campus, the first Networking Academy® in a higher education institution in the country. Opening this Networking Academy is an important step towards increasing digital literacy and specialized IT…

We Need Our Own Cloud

The University of Western Australia is ranked in the top 1% of academic institutions in the world. To keep moving up, they have to keep moving ahead. Especially when it comes to tech. The university’s IT department wanted to set up a private cloud so…

Coming soon to a university near you

Attention software engineering students: Cloudflare is coming to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and we want to meet you! We will be attending UW–Madison’s Career Connection on Wednesday, February 7 and UIUC’s Startup Career Fair on Thursday, February 8….

FBI Shows Video of AlphaBay Admin’s Arrest During Conference

A recent cybersecurity conference held at Fordham University in New York City featured speeches by a variety of speakers from law enforcement including agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). During the conference FBI Director Christopher Wray called encryption “a major public safety issue.”…

Artificial intelligence being used to detect Alzheimer’s early

WATERLOO — Wilfrid Laurier University researchers and two family health teams in Waterloo Region are part of an innovative study testing the use of artificial intelligence for early detection of Alzheimer’s. Early detection and intervention is key to helping seniors stay at home as long…

Diagnosing heart disease with artificial intelligence (VIDEO)

A University of Oxford spin-off, the Ultromics system breaks down the scan into tens of thousands of tiny measurements to produce a result in seconds. — Screen capture from Reuters VideoLONDON, Jan 18 — Scanning a heart for coronary artery disease. Doctors misdiagnose the results…