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Should Santa Deliver by Drone?
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Should Santa Deliver by Drone?

A new routing algorithm anticipates the day trucks and drones cooperate to drop packages at your doorstep quickly and efficiently.

The Rise and Fall of the PlayStation Supercomputers
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The Rise and Fall of the PlayStation Supercomputers

One PlayStation can play a game, but 100 PlayStations can peer into the secrets of the universe.

Jenny Xu's App Helps Students Build Hackathon Teams
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Jenny Xu's App Helps Students Build Hackathon Teams

Jenny Xu, a junior at Stony Brook University, has developed and introduced Hacker Matcher, an app for team building at hackathons.

Are Coding Robots Worth Your Kids' Time?
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Are Coding Robots Worth Your Kids' Time?

Parents' shopping lists this year may include coding robots for their kids, hoping their children develop even a basic understanding of coding fundamentals. Technology...

Machine Learning Reveals How Much of a Shakespeare Play Was Written by Someone Else
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Machine Learning Reveals How Much of a Shakespeare Play Was Written by Someone Else

Literary analysts have long noticed the hand of another author in Shakespeare's Henry VIII. Now a neural network has identified the specific scenes in question—and...

Engineering Dean Gets Creative With His LEGO City
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Engineering Dean Gets Creative With His LEGO City

Dennis Livesay, dean of the College of Engineering at Wichita State University, has constructed a 75-square-foot LEGO city in his basement over the last six years...

Online Gamers Provide Real-World Lessons in Critical Teamwork
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Online Gamers Provide Real-World Lessons in Critical Teamwork

Vast amounts of gaming data are informing models that provide insight on the composition and performance of teams.

Black Fire Innovation Hub Gains Intel as Computing Collaborator
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Black Fire Innovation Hub Gains Intel as Computing Collaborator

Intel will provide technology, computing resources, and internship opportunities for students at Black Fire Innovation, a collaboration of UNLV and Caesars Entertainment...

Protecting Data, Recruiting Students to Cybersecurity
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Protecting Data, Recruiting Students to Cybersecurity

Cyber Defense Competitions are one of many events Doug Jacobson of Iowa State University uses to attract students to cybersecurity studies and careers.

NSF Grant to Research Teaching CS and Computational Thinking via Minecraft
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NSF Grant to Research Teaching CS and Computational Thinking via Minecraft

Southern Methodist University will use a $1.521 million grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation to research teaching computer science and computational...

Computer-Assisted Judging Tested at Gymnastics World Championships
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Computer-Assisted Judging Tested at Gymnastics World Championships

Athletes in the 2019 gymnastics world championships were scanned by multiple laser sensors to create a precise, three-dimensional image of their bodies as part...

Machine Learning You Can Dance To
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Machine Learning You Can Dance To

Grad student startup Samply uses algorithms to help music producers find the perfect sound.

The Mathematikado: A Math-Inspired Parody
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The Mathematikado: A Math-Inspired Parody

Michigan Tech's Laura Kasson Fiss and Andrew Fiss adapted an 1886 parody of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Mikado" for a performance and lecture about faculty, students...

Summer Camps Use Facial Recognition So Parents Can Watch From Home
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Summer Camps Use Facial Recognition So Parents Can Watch From Home

Summer camps are using facial recognition technology to allow parents to see what their children are up to while they are away from home.

Storytelling Models Learn To Punch Up Their Last Lines
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Storytelling Models Learn To Punch Up Their Last Lines

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have proposed models which generate more diverse and interesting story endings.

Data Science Finds the Reason for Home-Team Advantage in Basketball
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Data Science Finds the Reason for Home-Team Advantage in Basketball

Researchers at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee used data science to determine what gives a team the home court advantage in National Basketball Association games...

Researchers' Algorithm Aims for Economical, High-Performing Cricket Bat
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Researchers' Algorithm Aims for Economical, High-Performing Cricket Bat

A new cricket bat designed using machine learning at the University of British Columbia could put high-performing bats made of less expensive wood into kids' hands...

Virtual Gaming Platform Targets Pharmacy Education
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Virtual Gaming Platform Targets Pharmacy Education

The SimPharm clinical pharmacology gaming platform aims to bridge the gap between classroom learning and patient care.

Google Game Builder Lets You Create 3D Video Games Without Coding Knowledge
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Google Game Builder Lets You Create 3D Video Games Without Coding Knowledge

Gone are the days when you needed to know coding to create a video game.

A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes
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A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes

Lauren Kelemen dreamed of working for Disney when she was a little girl. Today, she provides information technology support for Disney's three Broadway productions...
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