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Encryption Made Easier: Just Talk Like a Parent

New prototype encyrpts emails, without confusing encryption software.
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The Universe May be Less Crowded than We Think

There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the universe than might be expected.
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SAPH-ire Helps Scientists Prioritize Protein Modification Research

New informatics technology analyzes existing data repositories of protein modifications and 3D protein structures to help scientists target research on “hotspots” most likely to be important for biological function.
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Georgia Tech Researchers Train Computer to Create Games by Watching YouTube

Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed a computing system that views gameplay video from streaming services like YouTube or Twitch, analyzes the footage and then is able to create original new sections of a game.
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$2 Million Grant for Naval Research to Bolster Cyber Defense

Naval grants earmarked to help improve national security and automotive or industrial control systems.

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Photo Filters Help Lure Viewers and Clicks on Social Media

Why the U.S. Housing Recovery Is Leaving Poorer Neighborhoods Behind

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Campaign Georgia Tech Surpasses Initial Goal of $1.5B

With six months remaining, the initial campaign goal has been surpassed and just a handful of individual goals remain.
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Hard to Say I’m Sorry: How to Make an Apology

Politicians, corporate executives, and celebrities often find themselves in trouble and feel the need to apologize. Rebecca Burnett (LMC) discusses what separates the good apologies from the bad.
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New Patrol Initiative Enhances Community Safety and Outreach

The GTPD Core Campus Team launched on June 11 as one of several changes borne out of an in-depth analysis of data related to calls for service.
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Staff Council Hosts First Town Hall

Three sessions provided a chance for a few hundred staff members to voice feedback with the Council.

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Greece is not an island

Greek banks just announced they are closing for a week starting today, Monday, June 29.  Closure prevents Greeks operating on the panic they feel by pulling their money out of Greek banks.  Capital controls prevent them from moving that money to safety in another country and currency....

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Christine Ries

Christine Ries

School of Economics, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Fixing FIFA won't be easy

Kirk Bowman is the Jon Wilcox Term Professor of Soccer and Global Politics. With the recent FIFA indictments, resignation and kick-off of the World Cup, he’s had plenty on his plate.

Over decades, global soccer and FIFA created a multinational web of clientelism,...

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Kirk Bowman

Kirk Bowman

Professor and Jon R. Wilcox Term Professor in Soccer & Global Politics

Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Ivan Allen College

LightSail a success, with help from Georgia Tech

David Spencer's lab has served as mission control for the last few weeks for LightSail-A, a satellite that tested the potential use of solar sails in space. He and his aerospace engineering students, along with colleagues at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, monitored the craft. They...

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David Spencer

Professor of the Practice
School of Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering

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