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Category Archives: Technology
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.
By Ben Brasch on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: October 4, 2012 at 1:10 pm
A group of hackers, called Team GhostShell, broke into two of UF’s systems.
By Kaitlyn McGrath on September 20th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:36 pm
A $300,000 grant from AT&T will help the United Way of North Central Florida’s efforts to lower dropout rates in Alachua County high schools.
By Clint Holzapfel on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:38 pm
A local gallery will release a new app for smartphones and tablets showcasing its artwork to a digital audience.
By Chip Skambis on September 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:45 pm
Two astronauts will embark on a spacewalk today after a previously unsuccessful mission to repair a power issue.
WUFT discusses consumer confidence with the director of UF’s Survey and Research Center
By Alexys Martinez on August 16th, 2012 | Last updated: December 7, 2012 at 9:38 pm
Use of the internet is now a given for today’s children. As they explore the internet, they can get more than just the content they’re searching for online. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alexys Martinez reports, many of them receive personal messages […]
By Nickelle Smith on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:09 pm
The nuclear energy plant planned to be constructed in Levy County has been getting mixed reviews ever since it was proposed. A new decision from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is bringing this plant back into question. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s […]
By Blake Alderman on July 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:35 am
In 2012 the automotive industry began a move toward environmentaly friendly and gas efficient cars. In 2011 alone more than 31,100 hybrid vehicles were sold. But this trend toward hybrid vehicles has had an effect on just “who” can fix those cars […]