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  • Harvard launches 'virtual classroom' for students anywhere story has photos
    Updated: Sep-01-15 1:22 am

    BOSTON - The newest classroom at Harvard's business school has no desks or chairs. Instead, the professor teaches facing a towering digital screen that stretches from wall to wall, filled with the live video feeds of up to 60 students tuned in from their computers.

  • Harvard student loses Facebook gig for app that shows flaws 
    Updated: Aug-13-15 12:02 pm

    BOSTON - A Harvard University student says he lost his internship at Facebook after he launched a browser application from his dorm room that exploited privacy flaws on the company's mobile messenger.