Northeastern University

Pevear: Playoff matchups favor the Patriots

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady wears gloves as he speaks to the media on Friday in Foxboro. Brady s injured right hand, and whether he …

Massachusetts

Chicago Blackhawks Eye On The Enemy: Eyes On Isles (N.Y. Islanders)

CHICAGO, IL – MARCH 03: Ryan Hartman<p>The Chicago Blackhawks are back in action tonight following their bye week when they host the New York …

Ice Hockey

Paul Coffey rejoining Oilers organization

Paul Coffey, the second highest-scoring NHL defenceman of all-time next to Ray Bourque, is rejoining the Edmonton Oilers organization, and it won’t …

Ice Hockey

Development is bringing a sea change to Lynn

For decades, stretches of prime waterfront property remained vacant in Lynn. From high-tension electrical wires that restricted access along the …

Boston

Cambridge 2018 Women's March Planned For Saturday

The 2017 march drew 175,000 to the Boston Common the day after President Trump's inauguration.<p>CAMBRIDGE, MA – The founders of a movement that last …

Maura Healey

The net neutrality app that Apple rejected is now available on the App Store

With the Obama-era net neutrality rules on life support as Senate Democrats search for one more vote to potentially halt the repeal process, one …

Apps

2018 WHEA Championship tickets on sale now

<b>WAKEFIELD, Mass. –</b> Tickets for the 2018 Women's Hockey East Championship weekend hosted at historic Matthews Arena are now on sale, Hockey East and …

Hockey East

This app checks if your carrier is violating net neutrality

The FCC is ending its enforcement of net neutrality (unless the Senate can override it), but it's still an important issue. Now that it's no longer …

Android News

New documentary shows us that Lorraine Hansberry of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ was one tough-minded woman

‘Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart’ portrays a ‘left-wing radical’ who spoke truth to power<p>Here’s a phrase I bet you thought you’d never read: Be prepared …

Black History

A Chilling Documentary About a Woman’s Life Told From the Voyeuristic Perspective of a Smartphone

“Harvest” is a brilliantly chilling documentary short about the daily life of a woman named Jenni as seen through the voyeuristic perspective of her …

Apple blocks iOS app that claims to detect net neutrality violations through data throttling

Apple has reportedly rejected an app that claims to detect net neutrality violations and study which carriers throttle major video services. <i>Motherboard</i> reports that researcher David Choffnes says his app Wehe was rejected by the App Store for apparently offering no benefit to the user, but the …

Internet

Records paint bleak picture of suspect in serial killings

PHOENIX (AP) — A man accused of killing nine people in metro Phoenix grew up in a household plagued by domestic violence, left home at 16 to live with his girlfriend and was in prison three years later for manslaughter after participating in a robbery at a strip club where an accomplice was fatally …

Crime

In the age of machines, what will become of the liberal arts?

In November last year, unemployment rates throughout the OECD economies fell to their lowest level since the financial crisis. Verifiably, the demand …

Education

Men’s hockey set for Merrimack, looks to continue momentum

After picking up three crucial Hockey East points last weekend, the Boston University men’s hockey team will take on Merrimack College in a …

Ice Hockey

Alumnus’ company ferrets out drug abuse

Lawrence Andrade, UC’94, has to stay sharp to outpace street-drug kingpins.As the head of R&D at Dominion Diagnostics, a clinical toxicology lab and …

Chose

Massachusetts blanks No. 8/9 Northeastern, 3-0

<b>AMHERST, Mass. –</b> Matt Murray stopped 29 shots and Mitchell Chaffee scored twice as Massachusetts (11-10-1, 5-6-1) ended No. 8/9 Northeastern men's …

Hockey East

Apple Blocks App That Detects Net Neutrality Violations - ExtremeTech

By on January 18, 2018 at 3:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The Federal Communications …

Net Neutrality

Pacesetters

The Pacesetters Initiative is a partnership of large and midsized Greater Boston Chamber member organizations who use their collective purchasing …

Boston

Apple Blocks Net Neutrality Tracking App From App Store

An app designed to monitor data speeds of certain apps to track potential violations of net neutrality has been blocked by Apple from appearing in …

Internet

Women’s Beanpot 40th Anniversary Team Announced

The oldest women’s ice hockey tournament in North America is about to turn 40. College hockey’s Women’s Beanpot Tournament will unfold for the 40th …

College Hockey

Jacksonville's Doug Marrone goes from NFL exile to one step from Super Bowl

Back when Doug Marrone was courting Helen Donnelly more than two decades ago, he pulled aside her father to ask for her hand. Helen Donnelly’s dad is …

Doug Marrone

NESN Announces 2018 Red Sox Spring Training Coverage Plans

NESN, the official home of the Boston Red Sox, will deliver extensive Boston Red Sox Spring Training coverage in 2018 by televising 14 Spring …

Baseball

Brookline police chief retiring after 23 years on the job.

When Daniel C. O’Leary became chief of the Brookline Police Department in April 1995, the community was still reeling from a deadly shooting rampage …

Boston

Apple Is Blocking an App That Detects Net Neutrality Violations From the App Store

Update: Apple backed off.<p><b>Update:</b> After this article was published, Apple told Dave Choffnes that his iPhone app, designed to detect net neutrality violations, will be allowed in the iTunes App Store. According to Choffnes, Apple contacted him and explained that the company has to deal with many …

Law

Feeling Stressed? Try an Anger Room.

I slammedthe aluminum bat into the laptop. Pieces of the shattered screen bounced on the metal table. <i>Whack! Whack! Whack!</i> The keys popped off. The display detached. Each time the bat landed, a satisfying crack echoed throughout the room like gunfire. I felt a surge of adrenaline. My heart raced and …

Derive

Robert Morris Extends National Ranking Streak - Robert Morris University

PITTSBURGH -- The Robert Morris women's hockey team is ranked No. 10 in the latest USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll, …

Women's Ice Hockey

Beanpot student tickets to go on sale this Sunday!

<b>BOSTON –</b> As the Northeastern men's ice hockey team vies to bring the Beanpot championship trophy to Huntington Avenue for the first time in 30 years, …

Hockey East

Victoria Beckham Draws Uproar Over Superthin Model in Ad Campaign

LONDON — The model in the latest Victoria Beckham eyewear advertising campaign looks young and waiflike, her twiglike limbs in a silken tunic and cotton-candy pink slacks, her face as full of sharp angles as the square-frame tortoiseshell spectacles perched on her nose.<p>The glossy image of the …

Celebrity News

The Opioid Crisis Is Blurring the Legal Lines Between Victim and Perpetrator

One of the times Gwendolyn Prebish tried to kill herself, she laid down on the tracks running behind her parents’ house in the Philadelphia suburbs. …

Addiction

Animal Cruelty Is a Clear Predictor of Future Violence, So Why Are Perpetrators Merely Slapped on the Wrist?

Bella deserved better.<p>One afternoon just before Christmas last year, 56-year-old Michael Gallagher tried to strangle his elderly rescue dog Bella by …

Crime