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A simple question has gripped the sports world and caught the attention of the White House, the United Nations and others: Where is Peng Shuai? The Chinese tennis star has disappeared from public view for weeks this month after accusing a top Chinese leader of sexual assault, sparking a worldwide chorus of concern for his …

Vestas Wind Systems A / S, one of the world’s largest wind turbine manufacturers, said on Saturday it had shut down computer systems at several sites to deal with a cybersecurity incident. The incident happened on Friday and the company is working on recovering its systems, according to a Vestas statement on Saturday. The shutdown …

Israel has accused the country’s defense minister’s housekeeper of spying for offering to spy on hackers who are believed to be linked to Iran. The man, identified as Omri Goren, is said to have a criminal record but worked at Benny Gantz’s home as a housekeeper and caretaker. His arrest raised questions about the rigor …

A 43-year-old man will spend at least six years behind bars after being convicted of treating and sexually assaulting teenage girls around the world, including a 14-year-old girl in the Victoria area. Key points: Melbourne man Luke Coughlan, 43, has been convicted of treating and sexually assaulting girls around the world County court heard he …

David Saul My name is David Saul and I have the privilege of serving as an Executive in Residence at WPI Business School since 2020. I want to tell you a little bit about myself, my career and why I am at WPI. My role allows me to help train students who combine business and …

MADISON, Alabama – Members of Madison City schools, KTech and students had a presentation about the new opportunities through the virtual reality program and attendees explained what the experience was like. The Virtual Reality Beta Academy is a partnership with the Bob Jones High School Engineering Academy, which prepares students for a real-world experience through …

Neal Stephenson’s new novel “Termination Shock” focuses on climate change. (Mercatus Center at GMU) This whole metaverse story didn’t turn out exactly like the Seattle novelist Neal stephenson thought he would be when he came up with the idea 30 years ago. At the time, Stephenson was preparing to write his science fiction novel, “Snow …

200 seniors showed how their lessons and experiences informed their studies over the past four years See a gallery of images from the 2021 Inter-University Symposium. Bri Goolsby ’22 has spent the past four years exploring the pervasiveness of racism in animation. Now she’s ready to flip the script. “I want to uplift the voices …

Disclosure: The companies mentioned are clients of the author. When Cisco unveiled their great Webex last week, I was impressed. This week, Microsoft Ignite is ongoing, and Microsoft is treating collaboration as it once treated .Net. As of this writing, Cisco is in attendance at the event, talking about how the two companies are collaborating …

Slack launched a discussion board to connect community members and help them share their knowledge about using the team collaboration tool. Available today, the forum can be accessed on the Slack community forum website or through an app that can be installed on a user’s Slack workspace. The Slack community was introduced in early 2019, …