|Cypriot University To Accept Bitcoin
In a vote of confidence for Bitcoin, Cyprus' biggest private university said it will start accepting the digital currency as an alternative way to pay tuition fees and help foreign students pay tuition.
|Biometrics: No More Passwords?
Researchers at Purdue University are working on biometric technology that could eventually eliminate the need for computer passwords, using iris and fingerprint scans for security, instead.
|Anti-Virus Co Rose from Communism
A modest cooperative in Czechoslovakia a quarter century ago has blossomed into Avast Software, a full-fledged global cybersecurity phenomenon that's being called a 25-year-old startup.
|Experts: Antivirus Software Often Fails
At a time when millions of computer users face increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks, the antivirus software they rely on to keep their information safe frequently fails to do the job.