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Can Zuckerberg's Media Blitz Take the Pressure Off Facebook?
"They'll fight tooth and nail to fight being regulated," said Timothy Carone, a Notre Dame business professor.
Vatican stages UN event to protest ‘genocide’ against Down Syndrome
Among the panelists were Mary O’Callaghan, a developmental psychologist from the University of Notre Dame who has a son with Down Syndrome...
Senate is expected to vote soon on sex trafficking bill
Another concern that has been posed by Alexandra F. Levy, a professor at the University of Notre Dame who specializes in anti-trafficking, is that the bill would force sites like Backpage to censor their content, taking the crimes underground and making it harder to find victims.
AP Explains: How a Phone May Have Steered Hunt for Bomber
In the most likely scenario, investigators may have asked telecommunication carriers for historical records of all traffic on certain cell towers on specific dates, said Mike Chapple, associate teaching professor of information technology, analytics and operations at the University of Notre Dame.
I’m in an abusive relationship with Facebook, and it’s becoming too much
Joseph Holt is an ethics professor at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business.
What Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg didn't say (and what it took him hours to)
Mike Chapple, associate teaching professor of IT, Analytics, and Operations in the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, says Zuckerberg omitted some critical information.
Obama Campaign Advisers Say They Used Facebook Data Properly
Timothy Carone, a University of Notre Dame professor specializing in data science, said in an email that it's unclear the 2012 Obama campaign could have done what Cambridge Analytica did in 2016, adding that would require a deeper dive into the 2012 campaign practices.
Self-driving car accidents will keep happening. We need to learn from them
Dr. Timothy Carone is a former astrophysicist and an associate teaching professor at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.
Becoming Easter witnesses
Leonard J. DeLorenzo, Ph.D., works in the McGrath Institute for Church Life and teaches theology at the University of Notre Dame.
Opening the Word: Risen from death
Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is the managing director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life.
An Immigrant's Win-Win-Win
This year she will expand the program to 100 women and add a second college location at Notre Dame.
Arizona police release video of fatal collision with Uber self-driving SUV
Timothy Carone, an associate teaching professor at Notre Dame University’s Mendoza College of Business whose research specialties include artificial intelligence and autonomous systems, said the question is whether Uber did enough testing before sending robot cars out onto streets alongside humans.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s US visit is a shopping trip for war
Commentary by Ebrahim Moosa, a professor of Islamic Studies in the Keough School of Global Affairs at the University of Notre Dame.
Hedge-fund managers that do the most research will post the best returns, study suggests
A 2017 Notre Dame study found that the average firm's annual report is requested only 28.4 times through the EDGAR database.
Self-driving Uber vehicle strikes and kills pedestrian
Timothy Carone, an associate teaching professor specializing in autonomous systems at the University of Notre Dame, said fatal crashes involving autonomous vehicles, while tragic, will become become more commonplace as testing is introduced and further expanded.
Amazon Sellers Seek More Clout With New ‘Merchants Guild’
Hundreds of trade associations form every decade, often in response to new threats such as technological innovation or an industry partner growing too powerful, says Lynette Spillman, a sociology professor at the University of Notre Dame who has studied trade associations.
Could CIA Nominee Gina Haspel Be Prosecuted for War Crimes?
Mary Ellen O’Connell, professor of international law at Notre Dame Law School, told The Daily Beast that Haspel “clearly broke the law… Every member of the CIA is aware that the U.S. is a party to the Convention against Torture.
Uber self-driving car kills Arizona woman, realizing worst fears of the new tech
Ultimately, we may be in a difficult transition period where artificial intelligence systems such as those that power self-driving cars aren't sophisticated enough to deal with every situation, says Timothy Carone, an associate teaching professor in the Department of IT, Analytics, and Operations at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.
Appointments, Resignations, Deaths (3/23/2018)
Sarah A. Mustillo, professor and chair of the sociology department at the University of Notre Dame, to dean of the College of Arts and Letters.
Editorial: Young people are not the problem
If the recent conference at the University of Notre Dame — where speakers postulated reasons for young people's disassociation from the Catholic Church — represents the approach going into the upcoming Synod of Bishops on young people, we would beg church officials to postpone the gathering.