This Could Be The Year Of The University Hack

You’re a college freshman relishing in your newfound freedom. You wake up in your cramped dorm room, roll over and grab your laptop to check Facebook -- but when you type in your password, it’s re

Why Is The University Still Here?

Universities are supposed to be dead. These bastions of higher learning have been on Silicon Valley’s hit list for much of the past decade, and disruption phasers targeting the industry have certain

LinkedIn Growing Up: Opens Up To High School Students Over 13, Launches Dedicated Pages For Universities Worldwide

While there has been quite a <a target="_blank" href="http://www.prweek.com/uk/features/1183415/is-facebook-really-dead-young-people/">lot</a> of discussion about how Facebook may be losing its cachet

The Global Education Race

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/duke-university.png"> This week, I <a href="http://ideas.economist.com/search/results/wadhwa">participated</a> in a fascinating series of disc

iPad banned from several American universities over 'security' concerns

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/ipaduni.png" />Three high-profile American universities, Cornell University, Princeton University, and George Washington University, have

The VC, The Professor, And The Valley Of Death

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/Death-Valley-215x162.jpg" width="215" height="162" /> <em><strong>Editor's note</strong>: This is a guest post by Vivek Wadhwa, an entreprene

RIAA Names Top Piracy Schools

In its continuous effort to be bigger douche bags, the RIAA recently released a list of the top piracy schools in the country. Topping the index were Ohio University, Purdue, and the University of Neb