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Venture Beat: Major in Video Games
September 12, 2014
Many universities now imitating USC Games
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Mother Nature Network: Virtual Therapists Help People Open Up
September 10, 2014
Louis-Philippe Morency comments on Ellie, the virtual therapist
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Children With Autism Learn Imitation Skills from Robot
September 09, 2014
Maja Matarić and her team show that socially-assistive robots can help kids with ASD learn imitation behavior
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LA Times: Hollywood Goes Digital
September 03, 2014
Paul Debevec comments on Hollywood's use of digital actors
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Washington Post: Not Safe in the Cloud?
September 03, 2014
Clifford Neuman comments on the recent iCloud hack of celebrity photos
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Robots Encourage Children with ASD to Learn
September 03, 2014
Socially-assistive robots help children with autism learn imitative behavior with 'graded cueing'
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Fox LA: Anonymous Hacker Leaks Celebrity Photos
September 02, 2014
Clifford Neuman comments on computer security to prevent hacking
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Business Insider: The Traffic Light's Existential Crisis
August 25, 2014
Jeff Miller comments on the longevity of current traffic control networks
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Boston Globe: Programming Robots with Personalities
August 18, 2014
Maja Matarić and Adriana Tapus research user-robot personality matching
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Trib Live: USC Hosts Robotics Competition
August 14, 2014
USC hosts the 2014 Global Conference of Educational Robotics
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CBS LA: More Computer Science Teaching Positions in LA
August 14, 2014
Alumnus Russ Abbott comments on the need for future CS teachers
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Wired: Selling Algorithms
August 11, 2014
Alumnus Kenny Daniel, co-founder of Algorithmia, makes algorithms for real-world applications
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Computer Virus: An Origin Story
August 11, 2014
Alumnus Fred Cohen coined the term in a USC Viterbi class back in 1983
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Phys Org: Meet Paro, the Seal Robot
August 07, 2014
Maja Matarić comments on Paro, a seal robot designed to help the elderly
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Robots Galore
August 07, 2014
Robots reign at the 2014 Global Conference on Educational Robotics held at USC
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Shang-Hua Teng Named Simons Investigator
August 04, 2014
Computer science professor Shang-Hua Teng is named a 2014 Simons Investigator
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Infosys: Simplified IT
July 17, 2014
Nenad Medvidović explains the changes in IT systems.
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The Week: Walking in Virtual Reality
July 14, 2014
Evan Suma's work in "change blindness" is tested
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Deseret News: Learning Games
July 11, 2014
Cyrus Shahabi comments on children learning more efficiently through games.
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NAE: Jernej Barbic to Participate in NAE Frontiers of Engineering Symposium
July 11, 2014
Jernej Barbic is selected to participate in the NAE Frontiers of Engineering Symposium.
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PBS Newshour: Game to Learn
July 11, 2014
Cyrus Shahabi discusses Playmaker, the power of games and education.
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Huffington Post: Learning with Robots
July 11, 2014
Maja Matarić comments on how robotics helps children learn.
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Voice of America: Institute for Creative Technologies Enhances Military Training
July 09, 2014
Evan Suma discusses The Mixed Reality Lab and Redirected Walking.
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Liberty Voice: Virtual Therapy Online
July 02, 2014
Louis-Philippe Morency discusses SimSensei, a virtual therapist
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Programming World Finals
June 25, 2014
USC ranks in the top 5 among North American teams at the 38th ACM-ICPC World Final
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A 3D Portrait of Pres. Obama
June 25, 2014
USC ICT and The Smithsonian create the first 3D portrait of a sitting president
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Smithsonian Magazine: First 3D Portrait of a Sitting President
June 19, 2014
Pres. Obama's face 3D-scanned on USC "light stage" for National Portrait Gallery bust
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Science 2.0: Content Isn't Necessarily King
June 18, 2014
Kristina Lerman analyzes content recommendation in social media
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David Kempe Receives 2014 ACM SIGecom Best Paper Award
June 17, 2014
David Kempe & team receive Best Paper award from the ACM Special Interest Group on Electronic Commerce
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Huffington Post: Getting to Know Bloggers From Data
June 16, 2014
CS Ph.D student Christopher Wienberg discusses how to analyze data to get to know bloggers
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Content Kingmaker – Quality or Webpage Position?
June 13, 2014
Webpage position reigns in peer recommendation of online content on sites like Reddit
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TRBQ: Computer, Tell Me a Story
June 11, 2014
Andrew Gordon comments on the complexity of teaching computers how to tell stories
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KPCC: Job Hunting at E3 in Los Angeles
June 11, 2014
Mike Zyda discusses the nature of the video game industry
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Capsule Computers: Future of 3D Imaging
June 10, 2014
Hao Li comments on the future of 3D imaging
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Sydney Morning Herald: Scan Yourself into a Videogame
June 05, 2014
Hao Li discusses the future of 3D-scanning technology in video games and movies
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CBS News: 3D-Print Your Own Robot
June 03, 2014
Ross Mead, 21st Century Robot and other developers collaborate on 3D-printed robot kits
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CBS News: Digital Cloning Advances Movies
June 03, 2014
Paul Debevec comments on the use of "digital cloning" in movies like Maleficent
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Download This Show: Becoming a Movie Character
June 02, 2014
Hao Li comments on the future of 3D animation
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Maja Matarić Named a Top 10 Influential Female Engineer by Design News
May 27, 2014
Maja Matarić recognized for her research in robot navigation and building assistive robots
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Nora Ayanian Named in NerdScholar's 40 Under 40: Professors Who Inspire
May 27, 2014
Nora Ayanian is recognized for her work in robotics
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Financial Review: Crossing Computer Science and Animation
May 27, 2014
Hao Li combines computer science and animation with correspondence algorithms
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LA Times: Paralyzed Student Earns PhD From Afar via DEN@Viterbi
May 19, 2014
Ryan Williams graduates with his PhD in Computer Science
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12th Century Hoods and a 21st Century Education
May 16, 2014
2014 Ph.D. Hooding and Awards Ceremony honors USC Viterbi’s newest Ph.D.s, best in doctoral research
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Hello, Goodbye
May 16, 2014
At the USC Viterbi undergraduate commencement, students said hello to the future and goodbye to their undergraduate school days.
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Masters of the Universe
May 16, 2014
At the USC Viterbi master’s graduation ceremony, students look to the future
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2014 USC Viterbi Undergraduate Awards
May 15, 2014
Students are recognized and celebrated for their academic, leadership and service achievements
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Playing the Game
May 14, 2014
Students in the No. 1 ranked USC Games program showcase this year’s projects at Spring Demo Day 2014
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33Voices: The Intersection of Technology and Art
May 13, 2014
Hao Li discusses his work with real-time performance capture technology
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Tracy Fullerton Named First Director of USC Games
May 12, 2014
Tracy Fullerton appointed Director of USC Games, a collaboration between SCA’s Interactive Media & Games Division and USC Viterbi's Computer Science Department
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The Academic Lessons of One Oracle Vice President
May 12, 2014
DEN@Viterbi Student Spotlight
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