The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
John Robert (Rob) Held, who made a name for himself in the networking industry during the 1980s and 1990s as president and CEO of Ethernet hub pioneer Chipcom, has died at age of 74. Held suffered a brain hemorrhage earlier this month and died in Boston.
By Bob Brown | 25 March, 2013 16:20
Harvard University and Yale University's football teams meet in Cambridge, Mass., this Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, for the 129th time in their history. Blood will be spilled, grass will be torn up, alums will reconnect and memories will be made. It's safe to say that not many in attendance will be thinking about the network and computing research efforts underway at these Ivy League schools, so we're here to give a quick rundown of some recent efforts as a sort of pre-game warmup.
By Bob Brown | 14 November, 2012 20:48
Yale University scientists have built what they call the first anti-laser, a device that can cancel out beams of light generated by a laser.
By Joab Jackson | 19 February, 2011 04:16