University

05.10.13
University student crafts app that helps blind smartphone users snap photos
05.10.13

University student crafts app that helps blind smartphone users snap photos

Dustin Adams, a Ph.D student at the University of California at Santa Cruz, has teamed up with col...

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04.23.13
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix starts shipping, Seton Hall University gets early units
04.23.13

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix starts shipping, Seton Hall University gets early units

Lenovo's ThinkPad Helix has had one of the rockier roads to the US market, having been promised fo...

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03.16.13
Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir
03.16.13

Carnegie Mellon's Chimp robot is reporting for duty, sir

See that guy? He's for real. He's also from Pittsburgh. A team of wizards from Carnegie Mellon Uni...

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03.11.13
Microsoft boosts SkyDrive with six month Office 365 University test drive, ad campaign
03.11.13

Microsoft boosts SkyDrive with six month Office 365 University test drive, ad campaign

Office 365 University is already pretty cheap, but to get you hooked on the software while also pr...

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02.07.13
What can WoW and other MMOs teach us about literature and storytelling?
02.07.13

What can WoW and other MMOs teach us about literature and storytelling?

While the world of academia has not infrequently pried back the edges of World of Warcraft to pee...

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01.24.13
Universities to offer free online courses with credit, let us try before we learn
01.24.13

Universities to offer free online courses with credit, let us try before we learn

It's not really practical to give universities a meaningful test drive. Not without ample amounts...

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12.11.12
Access4Kids input device allows disabled children to control touch-centric tablets (video)
12.11.12

Access4Kids input device allows disabled children to control touch-centric tablets (video)

The innovation world at large has been crafting ways for handicapped individuals to interact with...

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11.26.12
Cambridge University starts Doomwatch unit, hires Skype co-founder to fight the future
11.26.12

Cambridge University starts Doomwatch unit, hires Skype co-founder to fight the future

Despite warnings to the contrary, Cyberdyne, SkyNet and Demon Seed are technological terrors that...

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11.04.12
Proportional VR experiment shrinks man down to rat size, lets us play games with rodents
11.04.12

Proportional VR experiment shrinks man down to rat size, lets us play games with rodents

Sure, you can always play catch with the dog, but what kind of game can you play with a caged rode...

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