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Stallman preaches free code

Richard Stallman doesn?t take kindly to long introductions. As a representative of the University of Pittsburgh chapter of the Association for Computing...

Speaker faults GPL for

Also on Thursday, before Stallman?s lecture, Harvard law professor Greg Vetter spoke to a small audience in Newell-Simon Hall. His presentation?s title:...

Lecture attendance reflects popularity of string theory

There are few geeks who don?t know Brian Greene. Through his books The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos and a recent NOVA special, the Columbia...

How Things Work: Beaches

Soon, summer will arrive. Many will spend their summer at the beach, tanning on towels, body-surfing the breakers, or enjoying a game of barefoot volleyball....

Science and Technology Briefs

Antivirus company warns of new Trojan Antivirus software company F-Secure Corp. is warning mobile phone users about a new malicious software program...

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