#Computer Science

Engineering Talks – Colossus & the Breaking of Lorenz

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

By the end of World War Two 10 Colossus machines were working around the clock to find the start wheels of the Lorenz-encrypted messages. These machines made a huge impact...

Explore – Women in Computing: a British Perspective

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

The National Museum of Computing and Google have worked together to chart the history of women's involvement in computer science. The project covers the time from Ada Lovelace (generally recognised...

Facebook working on Brain-to-Computer interfaces

2 years ago — 1 min read

Facebook’s developers’ conference is underway this week. One of the most intriguing pieces of tech news to come out of the event involves the social media giants work on direct...

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

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

The CAMERA (Centre for the Analysis of Motion, Entertainment Research and Applications) project, part of the University of Bath, is offering something a little different to prospective to PhD candidates...

Dexta Robotics showcases exoskeleton glove

3 years ago — 1 min read

Dexta Robotics generated a lot of buzz among  fans of VR in 2014 with the launch of its Kickstarter campaign. However, the Chinese firm managed to raise only a quarter...

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

3 years ago — 1 min read

Abe Davis has produced a video breakdown of his on-going PhD dissertation at MIT. In it, algorithms are used to extract an image-space representation of object structure from a video...