Baylor University

Type: Organization
Name: Baylor University
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 40 mins ago - 2 reports

College Students Spend Most of College Looking at Cell Phones

A new study [1]out of Baylor University finds that college students spend an "astounding" amount of time on their cell phones and has researchers warning of cell phone "addiction" (not in a jokey way). Of course, the figures are "astounding" to the middle-aged ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 40 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

Study shows that cellphone addiction is 'an increasingly realistic possibility'

It's no secret that most college students spent hours using their smartphones every day. But when Baylor University researchers decided to examine how cellphone usage was affecting students, the results were surprising.Dr. James Roberts, a marketing professor ... [Published The Week Magazine - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Baylor University Kicks Off New Season With Extreme Networks

Last week, Extreme Networks announced Baylor University’s new $260 million on-campus McLane Stadium, home to the Baylor Bears football team, has been outfitted with a robust Wi-Fi network from Extreme Networks and custom mobile applications by YinzCa ... [Published Enterasys Networks - 4 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Saga of 2013 tragedy hardly over, but town festivities offer brief respite

Some of our readers might have noticed that lately we’ve run a few stories on the planning, construction and staffing of Baylor University’s McLane Stadium, which opened Thursday evening with a concert and fireworks show. But we’d be remiss if we didn’t ... [Published Waco Tribune Herald - 9 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Uber rides in to 22 college towns across the country

College Station is getting in on the Uber action this week as the smartphone-app car service finally arrives in the college town just in time for the fall semester.According to Uber reps, the ride service is rolling out to a total of 22 college towns ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Baylor Expert: ‘Big Data’ Marketing Success Requires Culture Change, Correct Technology

Follow us on Twitter: @BaylorUMediaContact: Eric Eckert, (254) 710-1964Professor’s book reveals how businesses can use ‘big data’ to engage customers quickly and efficientlyWACO, Texas (Aug. 28, 2014) – The amount of data collected in today’s marketplace ... [Published Baylor University Magazine - 22 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Men Get Hot Flashes, Too

September is national menopause awareness month. But the male equivalent—andropause—deserves attention as well. Andropause is a gradual decrease in testosterone levels that affects men in their forties and beyond. It can lead, in some cases, to erectile ... [Published Lifestyles After 50 FL - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

Uber says it’s now available to 55% of the U.S. population and to 180 cities globally

Above: UberImage Credit: UberUber hit an über milestone today.The company claims its car services are now available to 55 percent of the U.S. population, following its unusually rapid roll-out today in 22 new college towns. The company revealed this news ... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Aledo and Cedar Park High Schools to Play Inaugural Game on Baylor’s...

The Aledo and Cedar Park High School football teams will be the first to play on Baylor University's new Matrix® Turf this Friday installed by Hellas Construction. McLane Stadium also opens its doors this Thursday for Traditions Rally, a free community-wide ... [Published PRWeb - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Fred Cameron

, amid the comfort and love of his family and close friends. A man of tremendous faith and integrity, a lawyer by profession and a musician at heart, Fred lived a successful yet humble life serving his clients, his church and his alma mater, Baylor U ... [Published Marshall News Messenger - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

New model to keep women from fleeing IT profession

An Indian-origin researcher's 12-year-old model may help reverse the exodus of women from information technology (IT) profession by creating a more diversified work environment, scientists say.Studies show women are significantly underrepresented in the ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Hey moms: Your neighbor's religion could determine whether you work

Religious influence in a community might be strong enough to affect whether or not a woman works, regardless of her own religious leanings, a new study suggests.The study , from Baylor University , came from examining of the role of women in the workforce. ... [Published Aberdeen American News - Aug 27 2014]

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...and answer phone calls," Sue K Adams, an assistant professor oh human development and family studies told  The Chronicle of Higher Education , "you would imagine there's something about them that's driving them to feel like they have to stay connected"
" (Can't talk right now, they are looking at their cell phones.)"
"That's astounding," said researcher James Roberts, Ph D , The Ben H Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business. "As cellphone functions increase, addictions to this seemingly indispensable piece of technology become an increasingly realistic possibility."
Men send about the same number of emails but spend less time on each. "That may suggest that they're sending shorter, more utilitarian messages than their female counterparts" Roberts said

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New Evidence of Mobile Phone Addiction in Students [Published Inside Higher Ed - 8 hours ago]
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Local achievements: Aug. 29, 2014 [Published Waco Tribune Herald - 11 hours ago]
Uber rides in to 22 college towns across the co... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 16 hours ago]
Inland360: Colfax native finalist in National A... [Published Baylor University Magazine - 20 hours ago]
'Til death do us part: Top tips for keeping you... [Published Irish Independent - 20 hours ago]
Waco’s wait is over for Uber ride-sharing app [Published Waco Tribune Herald - 20 hours ago]
Baylor Expert: ‘Big Data’ Marketing Success Req... [Published Baylor University Magazine - 22 hours ago]
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Baylor Bears to Debut New McLane Stadium on Mat... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - 7 hours ago]
WACO, TX--(Marketwired - August 29, 2014) - Baylor University selected the same synthetic turf the Bears previously played on at Floyd Casey Stadium for their new $260 million McLane Stadium. Hellas Construction installed the new playing field this summer ...
Uber says it’s now available to 55% of the U.S.... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 28 2014]
Above: Uber Image Credit: Uber Uber hit an über milestone today. Uber claims its car services are now available to 55 percent of the U.S. population, following the company’s unusually rapid roll-out today in 22 new college towns. Uber has long targeted ...
More education policy from Davis [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 28 2014]
A lot to like here. Sen. Wendy Davis Saying she wants to expand Texas high schoolers’ access to technical job training programs, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis announced a plan to create a Career-Technical Coordinating Board. ...
Fresh, Local and Sustainable: FUEL by SAVOR U a... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Aug 25 2014]
WACO, Texas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Baylor University's new football stadium makes its debut in late August, not only will the views and football be fabulous, so will the food. Baylor University Athletics chose FUEL by SAVOR U as ...
In 'Long, Slow, Agonizing Process,' a Former Op... [Published TAPPED - Aug 25 2014]
If you met interior designer and business consultant Joyce Elaine White, you’d likely never guess that she was once the lobbyist for the group that formed the leading edge of the religious right’s takeover of the Republican Party in Texas—that she was ...
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