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From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, Cook, Sweden, Maryland, Microsoft, Yahoo, Mba, Stanford, India, Satya Nadella, Trends


A Triumph of Design—and Manufacturing: The Story of Cubipods and the Innovative Mold Required to Make Them

Any number of designers can come up with wondrous solutions that don't mean a damn thing if they cannot be manufactured economically and efficiently.This is a story not only about clever design, but of the clever manufacturing technique that had to be invented in order to realize said design. The ProblemOcean waves have a way of beating the living shit out of coastlines. Since that's where our oceanfront properties, coastal roads and all-important ports are located, protection is needed.Image cr...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Design, Spain, Medina, Menendez, Sato, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Josep Ramon Medina, Esther Gómez Martín, Gómez Martín, Cubipods, Carldora, Antonio Corredor Molguero, Carlos Fermin Menéndez, Molguero


A Triumph of Design--and Manufacturing: The Story of Cubipods and the Innovative Mold Required to Make Them

Any number of designers can come up with wondrous solutions that don't mean a damn thing if they cannot be manufactured economically and efficiently.This is a story not only about clever design, but of the clever manufacturing technique that had to be invented in order to realize said design. The ProblemOcean waves have a way of beating the living shit out of coastlines. Since that's where our oceanfront properties, coastal roads and all-important ports are located, protection is needed.Image cr...
Tags: Japan, Hollywood, Design, Spain, Medina, Menendez, Sato, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Josep Ramon Medina, Esther Gómez Martín, Gómez Martín, Cubipods, Carldora, Antonio Corredor Molguero, Carlos Fermin Menéndez, Molguero


The sword of a Hispano-Muslim warlord is digitized in 3D

At age 90, Ali Atar, one of the main military chiefs of King Boabdil of Granada, fought to his death in the Battle of Lucena in 1483. It was there that his magnificent Nasrid sword was taken away from him, and researchers from the Polytechnic University of Valencia and a company from Toledo have now modelled it in order to graphically document and present it on the web.
Tags: Granada, Toledo, Lucena, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Ali Atar, Boabdil


Researchers develop new augmented reality app to assess spatial memory

Researchers of the Polytechnic University of Valencia and the University of Zaragoza have developed an augmented reality app to assess spatial memory.
Tags: Health, Polytechnic University of Valencia, University of Zaragoza


Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems

msm1267 quotes a report from Threatpost: A vulnerability in cryptsetup, a utility used to set up encrypted filesystems on Linux distributions, could allow an attacker to retrieve a root rescue shell on some systems. From there, an attacker could have the ability to copy, modify, or destroy a hard disk, or use the network to exfiltrate data. Cryptsetup, a utility used to setup disk encryption based on the dm-crypt kernel module, is usually deployed in Debian and Ubuntu. Researchers warned late la...
Tags: Scotland, Tech, Spain, Austria, Ubuntu, Dracut, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Ismael Ripoll, Hector Marco, University of the West


5 Reasons Why Leadership Development Should Be More Practical

Every year, businesses spend a combined total of more than $20 billion on leadership development, according to figures published by Forbes, as they continue to try and plug the leadership gap. In total, this represents 35 percent of all spending on corporate training, making it the single biggest area of investment. While spending remains high, opinion is divided on whether or not businesses are receiving value for money. However, a recent focus on making this training more practical has yielde...
Tags: Leadership, Cargill, Harvard Business Review, Forbes, World Economic Forum, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Leadership Development


Healthier battered foods thanks to a gift from the sea called 'chitosan'

All hail chitosan and the researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia who discovered it, because it's going to make your chicken nuggets and your calamari that little bit healthier.
Tags: Other, Polytechnic University of Valencia


New protocol to detect three species of Legionella in just eight hours

Scientists at the Polytechnic University of Valencia have developed an innovative protocol for the detection of the three most prevalent Legionella species, enabling the source of the infection to be located in just eight hours. The breakthrough lies in the combined use of a multiplex polymerase chain reaction (Multiplex PCR) and pre-treatment with propidium monoazide (PMA).
Tags: Biotechnology, Polytechnic University of Valencia


App to improve monitoring of psychotic patients' mental state and treatment adherence

Researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia have designed a new app that allows doctors to remotely monitor a psychotic outpatient's mental state and improve overall adherence to...
Tags: Mental Health, Polytechnic University of Valencia