See that guy? He's for real. He's also from Pittsburgh. A team of wizards from Carnegie Mellon University's National Robotics Engineering Center is presently building a new "human-scale" robot in order to compete in DARPA's Robotics Challenge. Part of its charm revolves around the rubberized tracks Full story
Researchers have isolated a genetic marker that appears to predict who is most likely to catch cold. The hope is that the findings will help scientists discover lifestyle changes that will protect immune systems and help folks function more like those who never get sick. Full story
(Reuters) - Carnegie Mellon University is asking a court to make Marvell Technology Group Ltd pay up to three times the $1.17 billion jury verdict that the chipmaker was ordered to pay in December for patent infringement. Full story
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As Marvell Technology Group Ltd embarks on a legal process to void a $1.17 billion damages verdict in a patent dispute with Carnegie Mellon University, it has some reasons to be optimistic. Full story
Sehat Sutardja, Chairman and CEO of Marvell Technology Group, speaks at the Reuters Global Technology Summit New York in this May 18, 2009, file photo. Marvell Technology Group Ltd said on December 27, 2012, it will try to void a $1.17 billion damages award imposed by a federal jury that found the
President Barack Obama speaks at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pa., Friday, July 6, 2012.