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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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Forbes: Viterbi Startup Garage-Launched Tilofy Develops New App
October 10, 2014
USC Viterbi alum Ali Khoshgozaran develops Watsup, an app to find local events
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Fast Company: BioGram App Unveiled at USC Center for Body Computing Conference
October 07, 2014
First app that shares heart rate with a photo, created by USC Viterbi, AliveCor and Medable
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ABC7: SoCal Albertsons Customers Victims in Data Breach
October 07, 2014
Clifford Neuman comments on the future of credit card safety
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When Will We Have Luke Skywalker’s Prosthetic Hand?
October 01, 2014
Francisco Valero-Cuevas and colleagues combine simulated neurons to inform the truly versatile and dexterous prosthetics and robots of the future
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Your Friends are Cooler than You
October 01, 2014
Kristina Lerman explores the friendship paradox via social media data
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SoCal Tech: Combining Big and Social Data
September 30, 2014
Ali Khoshgozaran discusses Tilofy, a company launched by the USC Viterbi Startup Garage
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Christian Science Monitor: Baxter, Your Robot Co-worker
September 30, 2014
Maja Matarić discusses robots designed to interact with humans
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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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