Michael Kahn

Class of 2012

Articles

  • Bank robber arrested on Forbes Avenue

    A man who allegedly robbed the PNC Bank in Forbes Avenue was arrested on Forbes in front of Cyert Hall earlier this afternoon. Both Carnegie Mellon and Pittsburgh police responded to the incident. According to WTAE, the suspect used a taxi to escape from the scene. He then boarded a 58 Port Authority bus at the Forbes and Morewood stop, at which point officers were able to apprehend him....

    News | February 28, 2011
  • IBM’s supercomputer, Watson, plays Jeopardy! for media attention

    Oh, how the mighty have fallen.

    The once-great Ken Jennings, lord of all trivia, master of the Jeopardy! board, has been vanquished.
    But has he fallen to a worthy challenger, a sage steeped in esoteric word clues and less-than-clever puns? No, my friends. Our hero was beaten by a heartless, unfeeling, inhuman monster.

    Forum | February 21, 2011
  • SciTech Briefs

    ICANN announces last IPv4 address blocks distributed

    SciTech | February 7, 2011
  • News takes a backseat to blogging

    There are more news sources and a greater volume of investigation and analysis than ever before. The Internet, and blogging in particular, has made it easy for independent journalists and pundits to let their voices cry out across the digital expanse. Yet news is dying.

    Forum | February 7, 2011
  • Support for Egyptian protests should be cautious, patient

    The last week has seen tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets of Egypt. “Freedom!” they cry in Arabic. “No, no, Mubarak,” read the signs, referring to the nation’s president for the last 30 years. It is an awakening of a popular movement that has long been suppressed. Across the Arab world, authoritarian governments fear a wave of unrest that could topple long-standing regimes. Tunisi...

    Forum | January 31, 2011

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