$7M grant gives birth to CMU business incubator

Nitsan Shai strums AC/DC’s “Back in Black” on an electric guitar while he follows the notes on a website with his laptop.

If he misses a note, the program stops and an online maestro offers tips.

Shai, 18, a freshman at Carnegie Mellon University, is a part-time programmer at tunessence, a startup company founded by CMU alumni and faculty with the help of $50,000 from the McCune Foundation.

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