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For the Win, At the Berkeley CSUA Hackathon

(0) Comments | Posted April 4, 2011 | 7:37 PM

UC Berkeley has one of the best Computer Science programs in the world.

So it's very exciting when UC Berkeley's most prestigious undergraduate Computer Science club, the CSUA (Computer Science Undergraduate Association), holds its yearly CSUA Hackathon.

The CSUA Hackathon is "a night of fun programming...

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Craigslist Saga: The Great Migration of Sex Trafficking Ads

(5) Comments | Posted January 13, 2011 | 5:57 PM

What has happened since Craigslist shut down its Adult Services section in the United States in September and internationally in December?

Anti-trafficking advocates applaud the move by Craigslist as monumental towards reducing the number of underaged sex trafficking ads in the Internet, but the problem has been spread around within...

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Craigslist Saga: Sex Ads Get Pushed Elsewhere, but Kroobe Says No

(5) Comments | Posted December 17, 2010 | 2:32 PM

There's a disturbing problem in America: human trafficking. It involves the sale and commercial sexual exploitation of hundreds of thousands of innocent young girls. They are entered into the sex trade starting at 12 to 14 years old on average, and many are sold online on websites like Craigslist. It...

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New Frontier: A Mobile, Commercial Utopia

(1) Comments | Posted June 21, 2010 | 11:01 AM

Marissa Louie is an entrepreneur and a thought leader in digital consumerism. Here, she explains the potential in a mobile commercial utopia.

A second wave of commerce is riding to a crest, and the Internet plays the role of supporting actor.

The golden road has been paved by millions of...

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Powerful Women in Love: A Huntress on Being Hunted

(2) Comments | Posted June 7, 2010 | 12:00 PM

This post is part of the "Modern Male Brains & the Young, Powerful Women Who Love Them" series compiled by Dr. Louann Brizendine, neuroscientist and author of the recent book, The Male Brain. The series explores how the next generation of women relates to love while balancing complex,...

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