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Computer Science / Telecom - 12.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation - 11.04.2019
Move responsibly and think about things
In the course CS 181: Computers, Ethics and Public Policy , Stanford students become computer programmers, policymakers and philosophers to examine the ethical and social impacts of technological innovation.

Computer Science / Telecom - 11.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 11.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 09.04.2019
Who will win the Game of Thrones?
Who will win the Game of Thrones?
Shortly before the curtain drops on the hit HBO show "Game of Thrones" (GoT), students attending a computer science seminar at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) embarked on an unusual scientific mission: predicting which character has the best chance to sit the coveted Iron Throne.

Law - Computer Science / Telecom - 09.04.2019
University of Birmingham AI expert contributes to EU Commission on AI ethics guidelines
The University of Birmingham's Professor Karen Yeung is a member and co-rapporteur of the EU Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence, which has just released its Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy AI in Europe.

Computer Science / Telecom - 09.04.2019
New open-source software predicts impacts of extreme events on grids
New open-source software predicts impacts of extreme events on grids
Free software helps utilities and government agencies plan for and mitigate potential outages from hurricanes, ice storms, or earthquakes Carleton Coffrin, a computer scientist at Los Alamos National

Computer Science / Telecom - 09.04.2019
Meet Blue, the low-cost, human-friendly robot designed for AI
Robots may have a knack for super-human strength and precision, but they still struggle with some basic human tasks - like folding laundry or making a cup of coffee.

Computer Science / Telecom - 08.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Environment - 08.04.2019
How machine learning can help environmental regulators
How machine learning can help environmental regulators
An algorithm that reads satellite images can help environmental regulators identify potentially hazardous agricultural facilities more efficiently than traditional approaches.

Computer Science / Telecom - Earth Sciences - 08.04.2019
Scientific computing in the cloud gets down to Earth
Scientific computing in the cloud gets down to Earth
Servers in the cloud, originally intended for business, broaden access to cluster computing, make new research strategies in geophysics possible Data centers offer a number of cloud services, like on-demand computational nodes of various hardware specifications and operating systems.

Innovation - Computer Science / Telecom - 08.04.2019

Health - Computer Science / Telecom - 03.04.2019
Team Uses Deep Learning to Help Veterans Administration Address Suicide Risks
Researchers in the Computational Research Division (CRD) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) are applying deep learning and analytics to electronic health record (EHR) data to help the Veterans Administration (VA) address a host of medical and psychological challenges affecting many of the nation's 700,000 military veterans.

Innovation - Computer Science / Telecom - 03.04.2019
The Art of Blockchain
A hot technology could reshape creative industries Blockchain - the decentralized ledger system that powers Bitcoin, among other things - is a hot technology that organizations are racing to understand and monetize.

Computer Science / Telecom - 02.04.2019
Did British weather save the day from Walkie Talkie ’death ray’?
In 2013, the City of London's Walkie Talkie building, also known as 20 Fenchurch Street, 'melted' a car parked on the pavement outside.

Health - Computer Science / Telecom - 02.04.2019
More operations done using robotic surgery
More operations done using robotic surgery
How do you take the skill of a top surgeon to the next level? You partner them with a robot. Robotic surgery is already happening, but don't worry - they're not on autopilot.

Innovation - Computer Science / Telecom - 01.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Life Sciences - 01.04.2019

Art and Design - Computer Science / Telecom - 01.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 29.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 29.03.2019
Addressing the future use and misuse of our data
Hosted by the University of Sydney, the ethics of data science conference brought together world-renowned experts to address the current crisis in confidence around machine learning, artificial intelligence and data use.

Environment - Computer Science / Telecom - 28.03.2019
CMU’s Smell PGH Air Pollution Reporting App Goes National
Seventh Generation helps roll out new Smell MyCity app Smell PGH, the smartphone app developed by the Carnegie Mellon University's CREATE Lab that helps Pittsburghers report foul odors to health auth

Computer Science / Telecom - Life Sciences - 28.03.2019
Cutting-edge research from robotics to simulated flows
Cutting-edge research from robotics to simulated flows
The European Research Council (ERC) will fund three projects by scientists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) through prestigious Advanced Grants.

Innovation - Computer Science / Telecom - 28.03.2019
Outstanding research at the leading industrial trade fair
Outstanding research at the leading industrial trade fair
Again in 2019, several research teams from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) will be presenting projects at Hannover Messe, one of the world's most important trade shows for industrial technology.

Computer Science / Telecom - 28.03.2019
Hinton Shares 2019 Turing Award for Deep Learning
Was a CMU computer science faculty member in 1980s Geoffrey Hinton, a former Computer Science Department faculty member and now a vice president and Engineering Fellow at Google, will receive the Ass

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation - 28.03.2019
Tightening security on the Internet of Things
The University of Nottingham is to be part of UK Government's wider initiative to become a world leader in tackling cyber threats.

Computer Science / Telecom - 27.03.2019
Autonomous driving in the unknown
Autonomous driving in the unknown
In order to make autonomous cars navigate more safely in difficult conditions - like icy roads - researchers are developing new control systems that learn from real-world driving experiences while leveraging insights from physics. Researchers at Stanford University have developed a new way of controlling autonomous cars that integrates prior driving experiences - a system that will help the cars perform more safely in extreme and unknown circumstances.

Computer Science / Telecom - Business / Economics - 26.03.2019

Event - Computer Science / Telecom - 26.03.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 .

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