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Category Archives: Technology
By Bianca Bahamondes on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 23, 2013 at 4:44 pm
Alexandra Chong was at a post-Valentine’s Day brunch two years ago with a group of girlfriends in London. During the lunch, the women started breaking down their relationships and dating in general. Soon after, Chong said she felt like women needed a place to talk about the men in their lives. That’s when Lulu came to life.
By Jensen Werley on January 16th, 2013 | Last updated: January 16, 2013 at 5:08 pm
Marion County commissions voted unanimously Tuesday to give approval to an agreement for a science and technology park.
By Alexys Martinez on December 6th, 2012 | Last updated: December 6, 2012 at 4:20 pm
The University of Florida’s College of Engineering showed the public what robots can do on Wednesday.
By Chip Skambis on December 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 3:18 pm
NASA’s Electric and Magnetic Field Instrument Suite and Integrated Science team has released interesting recordings from the Van Allen belt, a layer of protection around Earth that keeps out radiation. You can hear the sounds here.
By Sami Main on December 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 4, 2012 at 2:10 pm
Pope Benedict XVI is now on Twitter and will begin to post on Dec. 12.
By Corey Brooks on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:01 pm
Company co-founders and Gov. Rick Scott attended the Gainesville grand opening.
By Luis Giraldo on November 13th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:02 pm
A study found that 66 percent of people in the United Kingdom suffer from nomophobia: the fear of being separated from one’s cell phone.
By Ashlyn Robinson on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:09 pm
Move over, Northern California. Gainesville is ready to be the new Silicon Valley. That’s what Gov. Rick Scott told about 50 people today at the future home of Prioria Robotics in downtown Gainesville.
By Juliana Valencia on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:11 pm
With more cellphones running on the latest technology, they are not only getting flashier but more vulnerable.
By Kaitlyn McGrath on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:41 pm
A new book claims food can be as addictive as drugs, cigarettes and alcohol. Co-editor Mark Gold, a professor at the University of Florida’s College of Medicine, said UF’s McKnight Brain Institute is researching how the addictions are similar.