Home Tags Stanford University

Tag: Stanford University

The college admissions scandal ringleader tried to recruit 7 Stanford coaches to be part of the scheme but only one took the bait

Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne published a letter about the school's investigation into the college admissions scandal on Tuesday.

Sundar Pichai is now the CEO of both Google and Alphabet. Here’s his meteoric rise, in photos.

Sundar Pichai worked his way through the ranks to become Google's CEO, and now he's Alphabet's CEO too.
Activists hung a sign at a Palo Alto parking garage near Palantir's cafeteria.

Over 1,200 students at 17 universities including Stanford have pledged to not take jobs at Palantir unless it stops working with ICE

Some students from elite schools, including MIT and Stanford, have pledged not to work for Palantir due to its contracts with ICE.
Tim Cook at Stanford's 2019 Commencement

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s best advice for college graduates in 2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook gave the commencement speech at Stanford University and Tulane University this year. Here's his best advice for college graduates.

Apple CEO Tim Cook called out companies like Facebook, Theranos, and YouTube in a speech pushing for responsibility in Silicon Valley

In his 2019 Stanford commencement speech, Apple CEO Tim Cook called for more accountability amongst powerful tech firms.
Cyclists traverse the main quad on Stanford University's campus in Stanford California.JPG

The Chinese woman whose family was the college admission scandal’s biggest client says she was duped into paying $6.5 million to get her daughte...

The woman, only identified as Mrs. Zhao, believes her daughter, Yusi Zhao, is a victim of the college admissions scandal.
Stanford University.

The father who reportedly paid $6.5 million in the college admissions scandal has been identified as the co-founder of a multibillion-dollar pharmaceu...

Sources familiar with the case told the LA Times that Yusi Zhao's family was introduced to Rick Singer through a Morgan Stanley financial adviser.

Stanford University has expelled a student linked to the fake charity at the center of the college admissions scandal

The student was linked to a $500,000 donation to the sailing program from the charity at the center of the college admissions scam.

We tried the $300 smart security camera that was cool enough to get on Apple’s radar. Here’s what it was like to use.

We tried the Lighthouse camera before the company shut down, and it provided a glimpse into what technology the company will be bringing to Apple.