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Event - Computer Science / Telecom - 26.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 26.03.2019
Cybersecurity Stars
In a field dominated by men, female researchers take the lead at CMU At a university internationally recognized as one of the best for security and privacy research, three groups have made the field their primary focus.

Computer Science / Telecom - Life Sciences - 25.03.2019
Humans compress images better than algorithms
Humans compress images better than algorithms
Three high schoolers and a Stanford lab found that, when file size is restricted, humans are better at representing images than traditional algorithms.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 22.03.2019

Physics - Computer Science / Telecom - 21.03.2019
UW, Microsoft, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory establish new Northwest Quantum Nexus for a quantum revolution in science, technology
UW, Microsoft, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory establish new Northwest Quantum Nexus for a quantum revolution in science, technology
The University of Washington, the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Microsoft Quantum announced this week that they have joined forces in a new coalition to bring about a revolution in quantum research and technology.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 21.03.2019
’A Team Sport’
IT Services recently completed a total redesign and renovation of their offices, which are located in the Torrey Pines Center South.

Computer Science / Telecom - 20.03.2019
Researchers flag global hardware security vulnerability
Researchers have identified a widespread computer security vulnerability affecting laptop, desktop and server hardware. Last year, the so-called Spectre and Meltdown security vulnerabilities made headlines when it was discovered that they affect the Intel central processing units (CPUs) in most laptop and desktop computers and servers.

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 19.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 19.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 19.03.2019
Comparing skills of computer science undergraduates internationally
Computer science undergraduate seniors studying in the United States outperform similar students in China, India and Russia, according to new Stanford-led research. Undergraduate computer science programs at universities and colleges in the United States appear to produce more skilled students on average than equivalent programs in China, India and Russia, according to new Stanford-led research.

Computer Science / Telecom - 18.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Health - 18.03.2019
Stanford University launches the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
Stanford University launches the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence
Stanford University is launching a new institute committed to studying, guiding and developing human-centered artificial intelligence technologies and applications.

Social Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 15.03.2019
What makes kids smarter than adults when solving certain problems
What makes kids smarter than adults when solving certain problems
Still depending on your kids to figure out why your smartphone's acting weird? As a rule, children are wired to explore, experiment and get results through trial and error - usually more quickly than grownups.

Computer Science / Telecom - 14.03.2019
Sentinels monitor converging ice cracks
Sentinels monitor converging ice cracks
The Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission shows how cracks cutting across Antarctica's Brunt ice shelf are on course to truncate the shelf and release an iceberg about the size of Greater London - it's just a matter of time.

Philosophy - Computer Science / Telecom - 14.03.2019
The Balance of AI, Ethics and the Military
CMU expert discusses university's role in shaping nationwide discussion This week, the Defense Innovation Board (DIB) holds a series of meetings and a public listening session at Carnegie Mellon University as the DIB explores the future of ethics and artificial intelligence. It is the second in a series of three events the DIB is hosting across the country as it looks to develop and propose principles to guide ethical and responsible use of AI by the Department of Defense (DoD), including research, development and applications.

Computer Science / Telecom - 14.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 12.03.2019
Zimmerman To Speak on Accessible Transportation Panel at SXSW
Millions of people use John Zimmerman's design daily without ever realizing. While working at Philips on a TV show recommender, Zimmerman helped invent a new to scroll information on a touch screen; stroking a finger to start a scroll that then decelerates.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 11.03.2019
Bridging technology and the public interest
Bridging technology and the public interest
Stanford political scientist Jeremy Weinstein discusses why it is important to cultivate a new generation of tech-savvy students who can anticipate the ethical, legal, policy, and societal implications of technology.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 11.03.2019
Carnegie Mellon University and Army Research Lab Announce $72 Million Cooperative Agreement
Carnegie Mellon University and the Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory (ARL), the corporate laboratory that provides world-class research for the Army, announced the award of a new Cooperative Agreement totaling $72 million over 5 years.

Computer Science / Telecom - 11.03.2019
How to train your robot (to feed you dinner)
How to train your robot (to feed you dinner)
About 1 million adults in the United States need someone to help them eat, according to census data from 2010 .

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 10.03.2019
RoadBotics Maps a Route to SXSW
In Pittsburgh, it all comes back to potholes. Every year as winter winds down, commuters dread the bone-crunching thump of squarely nailing a gaping hole in the road on an early-morning drive.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 07.03.2019
#CMUatSXSW
Carnegie Mellon University students, faculty and alumni will be among the thousands descending onto Austin, Texas, for South by Southwest (SXSW) 2019.

Computer Science / Telecom - Health - 06.03.2019
A smartphone app to treat and track autism
A smartphone app to treat and track autism
Stanford bioinformatics researchers are working on a smartphone app that could help diagnose autism in minutes - and provide ongoing therapy as well, all with fewer visits to specialized clinics.

Computer Science / Telecom - 06.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 04.03.2019
Fake faces: UWs 'Calling BS' duo opens new website asking ‘Which face is real''
Fake faces: UWs ’Calling BS’ duo opens new website asking ‘Which face is real’’
Go ahead, give it a try. Look closely, study the context and click your answer, choosing which of two realistic headshots is actually a real photograph - and which is complete fakery.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 04.03.2019
Skilling up, smart
Skilling up, smart
Businesses need the skills to adapt to new technologies, such as 3D printing, but when they emerge fast and change quickly, how do workforces plan for the future? University researchers are collaborating with small and medium-sized enterprises in the region to help find the best upskill strategies for driving innovation.

Computer Science / Telecom - Microtechnics - 04.03.2019
Mini cheetah is the first four-legged robot to do a backflip
Mini cheetah is the first four-legged robot to do a backflip
Robot's lightweight, high-power design is the perfect platform to share and play, developers say. The four-legged powerpack can bend and swing its legs wide, enabling it to walk either right-side up or upside down. The robot can also trot over uneven terrain about twice as fast as an average person's walking speed.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 01.03.2019
Addressing the promises and challenges of AI
Addressing the promises and challenges of AI
Final day of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing celebration explores enthusiasm, caution about AI's rising prominence in society.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 01.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 01.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Environment - 01.03.2019
Three immersive documentaries commissioned to research effects of Virtual Reality in nonfiction
Three immersive documentaries commissioned to research effects of Virtual Reality in nonfiction
The University of Bristol, University of Bath and the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), in partnership with Watershed, are delighted to announce the commissioning of three new bold and distinctive VR documentary works.

Computer Science / Telecom - 28.02.2019
Ancient myths reveal early fantasies about artificial life
In her latest research, Stanford classics scholar Adrienne Mayor highlights ancient Greek myths that contained ideas about creating artificial, lifelike creatures.

Computer Science / Telecom - Administration - 28.02.2019
Policy lab explores how government administers by algorithm
Students contribute to a report on how AI is being used in governmental agencies and where it might go in the future.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 28.02.2019
The future of education in a world of pervasive computing
The future of education in a world of pervasive computing
Conference celebrating new MIT Schwarzman College of Computing explores the changing face of higher ed.

Computer Science / Telecom - History / Archeology - 26.02.2019
Projects build on Neubauer Collegium’s collaborative mission
The Neubauer Collegium has selected seven new projects for 2019-20, deepening the breadth and depth of humanistic research collaborations at the University of Chicago.

Computer Science / Telecom - Art and Design - 25.02.2019
New center fuses media arts, data and design
The boundaries between art, design, science and technology are disappearing in a digital world. Today, artists use algorithms, scientists rely on visualization and designers are often focused on helping people navigate new technologies.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 22.02.2019
AI: Life in the age of intelligent machines
In a new film, leading Cambridge University researchers discuss the far-reaching advances offered by artificial intelligence - and consider the consequences of developing systems that think far beyond human abilities.

Computer Science / Telecom - 22.02.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Health - 21.02.2019
Imperial to train more leaders in artificial intelligence thanks to UKRI funding
Imperial to train more leaders in artificial intelligence thanks to UKRI funding
The UKRI will contribute £7.1 million to the project, which will be combined with funding from industry partners and Imperial to create a Centre worth £20 million.

Computer Science / Telecom - 21.02.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 21.02.2019
Achieving greater efficiency for fast data center operations
Achieving greater efficiency for fast data center operations
System better allocates time-sensitive data processing across cores to maintain quick user-response times. Today's data centers eat up and waste a good amount of energy responding to user requests as fast as possible, with only a few microseconds delay. A new system by MIT researchers improves the efficiency of high-speed operations by better assigning time-sensitive data processing across central processing unit (CPU) cores and ensuring hardware runs productively.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 21.02.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 21.02.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science / Telecom - 20.02.2019
Seven early-career faculty win Sloan Research Fellowships
Seven assistant professors from the fields of astronomy, biology, computer science, economics and statistics have been named 2019 Sloan Research Fellows.

Computer Science / Telecom - 20.02.2019
Putting data privacy in the hands of users
Putting data privacy in the hands of users
New platform acts as a gatekeeper to ensure web services adhere to a user's custom data restrictions. A new platform developed by MIT and Harvard University researchers ensures that web services adhere to users' preferences on how their data are stored and shared in the cloud. In today's world of cloud computing, users of mobile apps and web services store personal data on remote data center servers.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 19.02.2019

Mathematics - Computer Science / Telecom - 19.02.2019
Three CMU Faculty Members Receive Sloan Research Fellowships
Florian Frick, an assistant professor in Carnegie Mellon University's Department of Mathematical Sciences ; Bernhard Haeupler, assistant professor in the Computer Science Department ; Hosein Mohimani

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 19.02.2019
Engineers create prototype computer-on-a-chip
Stanford researchers led an international research team that figured out how to pack many of the functions of an entire computer onto a single chip.