June 30, 2015

NIST Releases Report on Securing Medical Records

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE), an agency established by the established in 2012 by the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the state of Maryland, and Montgomery County, Md, has published a report detailing the risks of using mobile devices for maintaining electronic health…

June 5, 2015

UC Berkeley School of Information Releases Data on Synchronized Brain Waves

Participants from a Fall 2014 class at the UC Berkeley School of Information have published a first-of-its-kind dataset collected using consumer-grade brainwave-sensing headsets during an in-class group exercise, along with the software code and visual stimulus used to collect the data. The dataset and documentation are available at https://bit.ly/synchronized-brain-recordings. The group…