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VW the latest in long history of cheating car companies

...agreed to pay $83.4 million in fines and reprogram the computers.Even before cars and trucks began to rely on computer software to run their engines and exhaust systems in the 1980s, there were analog defeat devices.In 1973, VW was dinged...
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UAS students crunch data for governor

...DiLorenzo, UAS MPA program director and survey project coordinator. The students worked together remotely using computer software.She said the governor's choice to farm out the work to local university students "is an example of that return...
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Brooklyn ice: NHL's Islanders to Barclays in 2015

...come up with a plan to either renovate or build a new arena to replace the Nassau Coliseum. Wang, the founder of a computer software company, presented a plan in 2003 for a privately funded multibillion-dollar development of housing, retail and...
2 plead guilty in murder-for-hire

...Wells Fargo Bank, obtained confidential information from two customer accounts and provided it to Flowers, who used computer software to print counterfeit bank checks. Between Sept. 18 and Oct. 2, the pair benefited from counterfeit checks totaling...
Remote robotic cameras offer unusual windows on wildlife

...predators and the variety of factors that influence animal behavior. Lane Chesley of SeeMore Wildlife Systems said new computer software may help. His company is developing an optical recognition program that evaluates a scene and begins recording only...
This Day in History

...Bahamas were blamed on the storm. In 1995, Microsoft Corp. began selling its highly publicized Windows 95 personal computer software. In 2000, Mexican President-elect Vicente Fox met with Vice President Al Gore and President Clinton in Washington...
New law aims to protect children from stalkers

...transmission of explicit images of a person under 16, via cell phone, without parental consent. If the bill passes, the definition of stalking would be expanded to include non-consensual tracking of a person via computer software or GPS.
Rosetta Stone produces Inupiaq language software

...becoming extinct after maybe one or two generations," MacLean said. Arlington, Va.-based Rosetta Stone sells computer software that teaches more than 30 languages, from Arabic to Vietnamese, by showing people pictures, giving examples of...
Assembly unanimously approves manufacturing incentives

...clause was lifted. The Assembly can update the ordinance at any time, he said. A motion by Wheeler to include computer software manufacturers in the ordinance failed on a tie vote. ***** Joanna Markell can be reached at joannam@juneauempire...
Juneau Empire Story Archive gain for our economy. Companies still need humans to run, fix and design the machines, a new industry for computer software has been created, and the Internet empowered entrepreneurs. In fact, since 1982 40 million new jobs have been...


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