#Computer Science

The University of Bath is offering a fully funded PhD to investigate “Video Dressing Virtual Actors”

2 months ago — 3 min read

The CAMERA (Centre for the Analysis of Motion, Entertainment Research and Applications) project, part of the University of Bath, is...

Dexta Robotics showcases exoskeleton glove

7 months ago — 2 min read

Dexta Robotics generated a lot of buzz among  fans of VR in 2014 with the launch of its Kickstarter campaign....

Could MIT’s “Interactive Dynamic Video” technique revolutionize Structural Health Monitoring?

7 months ago — 2 min read

Abe Davis has produced a video breakdown of his on-going PhD dissertation at MIT. In it, algorithms are used to...

‘Mayhem’ reigns in Cyber Grand Challenge

8 months ago — 4 min read

This year's Las Vegas Def Con Conference has seen a program called Mayhem provisionally win the "Cyber Grand Challenge". The...

IBM achieves memory storage breakthrough

10 months ago — 4 min read

Scientists at technology giant IBM have achieved a breakthrough in memory storage. The team were able, for the first time,...

Washington University team turns smartphones into active sonar receivers

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpVUCEZvNjI Software developed by Washington University allows users to turn any surface into an input area for their smartphones, by...

Google AI beats world Go champion

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Google’s AlphaGo artificial intelligence program has defeated the world champion of Go, a complex Chinese board game. The program, developed...

Amputee able to feel textures again thanks to bionic fingertip

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

A team at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland have developed a bionic finger which has been surgically...

Cambridge graduates start-up sold to Microsoft for £174m

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Swiftkey, a predictive keyboard software designed for smartphones, has been bought by Microsoft for £174m. Set up in 2008 by...

Computer breaks world-record for prime number

1 year ago — 0 min read

The world’s largest prime, a number that can only be divided by 1 and itself, has been uncovered by a...

Leading the race to build a supercomputer

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

The race is on to build the world’s first practical quantum supercomputer, capable of processing data far faster than it...

Simulation of insect brain can help scientists better understand human brain

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Scientists from Columbia University in the US and Sheffield University in the UK are collaborating to simulate the first complete...

Afterglow of the big bang could help encrypt messages

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Many encryption methods rely on security by generating large, random numbers to act as keys to encrypt or decipher information....

Researchers develop algae as possible alternative energy source

1 year ago — 0 min read

Researchers at Concordia University in Quebec have developed a power cell that is able to harness the electrical energy produced...

New technology can be integrated into an eyeglass lens

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Finnish researchers have developed a transparent display that can be integrated with smartglasses. The display incorporate smartphone technology into eyewear...

Google to launch ‘Project Wing’ in 2017

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Google has announced plans to start its drone delivery service to customers by 2017. Known as ‘Project Wing’, Google has...

Pedestrian protection system being developed by Bosch

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

A new pedestrian avoidance system being developed by Bosch at its research and development centre at Renningen could be added...

Young engineers’ new technologies gain support of Royal Commission

1 year ago — 0 min read

Ten projects, with a significant possibility of improving health or the environment, have gained funding from the Royal Commission for...