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What Will Tomorrow's Computers Look Like? Nothing Like Today's
March 03, 2015
Andrew Gordon predicts future of interactions between technology and humans
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Seeing Synapses
March 02, 2015
A multidisciplinary team of USC engineers and scientists are collaborating to image synapses in living zebrafish to gain a better understanding of the brain.
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Pixels, Not Paint: Engineers Create the Most Realistic Presidential Portrait Ever
February 27, 2015
USC computer science team helps create the first 3D-printed bust of a U.S. president
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Next City: Solving Homelessness with Algorithms
February 24, 2015
Milind Tambe discusses the complications in creating an algorithm designed to end homelessness
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Maja Matarić on Robots, Friends and Movies
February 24, 2015
In the latest installment of the USC Viterbi podcast, "Popcorn and Jetpacks," Maja Matarić discusses the future of robotics
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Best In Class
February 23, 2015
Startups from the second USC Viterbi Startup Garage shared their new technologies with 500 friends at Demo Day.
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EdTech Magazine: Robots Won't Replace Humans
February 18, 2015
Maja Matarić's researches the progression of robots becoming socially assistive
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An Algorithm to Battle the Spread of HIV Among Homeless Youth
February 13, 2015
USC Viterbi computer scientists and USC Social Work professors team up to battle HIV
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Sports Analytics: A New Intriguing Computer Science Capstone Design Class
February 02, 2015
Using soccer games as test beds for developing new video indexing technology
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A Future Where Machines Are Knowledgeable Partners
January 28, 2015
At the Information Sciences Institute, Daniel Marcu and collaborators research artificial intelligence and natural language processing
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PCMag: SuperBots in Space
January 22, 2015
Wei-Min Shen discusses his research on reconfigurable robots and future uses in space
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ECN: Light Stage Scan Used in Video games, Obama's 3D bust
January 21, 2015
Paul Debevec's Light Stage technology used to create the first 3D presidential bust
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Armed with Science: Managing Microchips
January 14, 2015
USC Viterbi's ISI helps the DoD by implementing tech that repairs damaged microchips
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NEWS ROUND-UP: Athena in the Air
January 12, 2015
Athena the robot flies from Los Angeles to Germany like a regular passenger
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A Breakthrough in Healthcare Technology
January 09, 2015
Empath, a company spawned by HTE@USC, is an exciting new mobile application that solves the healthcare need for faster patient feedback.
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Reuters: A Robot Flies as a Regular Airline Passenger
January 05, 2015
"Athena" travels from USC Viterbi to Germany with its own airline ticket
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Just Like You, Robots Fly Economy Class
December 22, 2014
"Athena," the first humanoid robot with its own airline ticket, travels from USC Viterbi to the Max Planck Institute
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KPCC: Sony Pulls
December 19, 2014
USC ISI's Michael Orosz comments on the Sony hack
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What's Next in Cybersecurity?
December 18, 2014
USC Viterbi researchers demonstrate the future of security at DHS event
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Fox LA: USC Games Design Ranked Number One in the Nation
December 12, 2014
USC Games, a joint program between USC Viterbi and USC Cinema, is ranked #1
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Space Pirates and Vanishing Points
December 09, 2014
USC Students exhibit their creations at the USC Games Demo Day and the GamePipe Laboratory Fall Showcase
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Emotional Intelligence -- For Machines
December 09, 2014
Stacy Marsella and Jonathan Gratch research AI and modeling human emotions
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Mashable: Reddit on the Rise
December 05, 2014
Kristina Lerman discusses Reddit's community and fan base
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Technology Review: Twitter Users are More Likely to Follow Those with Same Name
December 05, 2014
Ph.D student Farshad Kooti finds that Tweeters with same name flock together
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NEWS-ROUNDUP: President Obama in 3D
December 03, 2014
CS Prof. Paul Debevec from USC ICT helps create the first 3D presidential portrait
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Neon Tommy: USC Students Create App to Donate Surplus Food
December 02, 2014
Etai Evenhaim and Jordan Banafsheha create an app to help distribute surplus food
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KPCC: Sony Hack Not for Financial Gain
December 02, 2014
Clifford Neuman comments on the hack of Sony Pictures' internal network
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Helping K-12 Schools Participate in Hour of Code
December 02, 2014
"Hour of Code" encourages everyone to write a few lines of code.
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ACM Sigmod: Why Your Friends (Seemingly) Have More to be Thankful For
December 01, 2014
Kristina Lerman discusses the math behind social media-fueled perceptions of friends
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LA Times: Mayor Garcetti's High-Tech Plans Face Obstacles
December 01, 2014
Clifford Neuman comments on Mayor Garcetti's plans to bring more startups to LA
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Marketplace Tech: Firefox Chooses Yahoo Over Google
December 01, 2014
Ellis Horowitz comments on Firefox choosing Yahoo as its default search engine
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USC Viterbi Team Awarded ACM ICMI 10-Year Technical Impact Award
December 01, 2014
USC Viterbi team awarded for research on emotion recognition using multimodal information
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A New Way to Practice What You Preach
November 24, 2014
Viterbi computer scientists create a virtual audience for public speaking training.
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AP: Programming Morality into Self-Driving Cars
November 21, 2014
Jeffrey Miller comments on programming self-driving cars to make decisions
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Radar: New Data for Sports Analytics
November 21, 2014
Rajiv Maheswaran discusses new ways to analyze sports data
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We Are The Champions
November 21, 2014
For the fourth consecutive year, the USC computer programming team has won first place in the "Pac-12 South" computer programming competition.
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Hack SC Unites Hacking Community
November 20, 2014
Hacking marathon at USC provides a gathering space for both beginning and expert hackers
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socalTECH: Tilofy Named a Top Company to Watch
November 18, 2014
Viterbi Startup Garage-launched Tilofy makes socalTECH's list of 50 Companies to Watch
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NPR: Second Spectrum Introduces DataFX and Clippertron
November 07, 2014
Rajiv Maheswaran and Yu-Han Chang create tech that lets fans make the calls
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LA Times: Second Spectrum Lets NBA Fans Make the Calls
November 05, 2014
New tech created by USC Viterbi researchers allows fan interaction
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You Call the Shots for the LA Clippers
November 04, 2014
USC Viterbi Information Sciences Institute computer scientists pull fans into NBA games
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NEWS ROUND-UP: When the Internet
November 03, 2014
USC ISI's John Heidemann tracks the Internet's global "sleep" cycle
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Investors Betting On Startup Garage
October 29, 2014
Five of the 10 new companies coming out of the inaugural USC Viterbi Startup Garage have raised a total of nearly $6 million in follow-on capital.
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Magic Bus
October 28, 2014
Josh Bigelow started a multimillion-dollar company in his dorm room to help USC’s transit buses run on time.
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Sweet Emotion
October 28, 2014
Jon Gratch's innovative work in the USC Computational Emotion Group may one day lead to the first truly intelligent AI
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Wired: When & Where the Internet
October 24, 2014
John Heidemann researches global patterns of Internet "sleep"
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USC Viterbi Faculty Present at USC's 2014 Global Conversation
October 22, 2014
Biomedical imaging leader Scott Fraser, neuroscientist Arthur Toga and 3-D digitization expert Hao Li present at the NYC event
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Shhh! The Internet Is Sleeping
October 22, 2014
USC ISI's John Heidemann maps the Internet's 'sleep' patterns across the globe
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Urban Exploration? There's an App for That
October 16, 2014
USC Viterbi startup gives mobile users a new level of access to their cities of choice from their devices
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Fast Company: Utilizing Artificial Intelligence in Research
October 14, 2014
Yolanda Gil discusses the role of artificial intelligence in advancing research
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