Daily Archives: January 22, 2019

Ascension realigns operations, 3 top executives to exit

Ascension said Tuesday that it is eliminating its two-division structure and that three top executives will leave, including Patricia Maryland, currently executive vice president of Ascension and president and CEO of Ascension Healthcare. Ascension, t...

By | 2019-01-22T23:35:26+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Healthcare|

#MLS4THELOU competition stiffens as Sacramento ownership group brings on lead investor

The competition for #MLS4THELOU, the ownership group seeking to bring an MLS expansion team to St. Louis, just got stiffer. On Tuesday, the group seeking to land an expansion team in Sacramento filled in one of its missing pieces: a money man. United ...

By | 2019-01-22T22:43:12+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Sports|

Vox Media acquires comment moderation platform The Coral Project

Digital news company Vox Media Inc. has acquired The Coral Project, an open-source platform with the Mozilla Foundation that helps news publishers moderate comment sections. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Coral Project, founded in 2014 a...

By | 2019-01-22T21:47:20+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Economics|

UA grant expands human-computer interaction research

A University of Alabama computer science professor has received a $276,000 National Science Foundation grant, to better understand how K-12 students in the Alabama Black Belt perceive human-computer interaction.  Chris Crawford will be using the grant...

By | 2019-01-22T19:55:06+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Education|