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UT Austin-AISD Partnership to Support Computer Science Education

The University of Texas at Austin and the Austin Independent School District (AISD) are partnering to offer college credit to computer science students in AISD high schools.

Researchers Use Machine Learning to Boil Down the Stories that Wearable Cameras Are Telling

Researchers are working to develop tools to help make sense of the vast quantities of video that are going to be produced by wearable camera technology like Google Glass and Looxcie.

University of Texas at Austin Partners with Video Game Executives to Create Denius-Sams Gaming Academy

The University of Texas at Austin has partnered with video game industry leaders Warren Spector and Paul Sams to create the Denius-Sams Gaming Academy, the first video game program in the United States led and taught by gaming industry executives.

UT Austin Student Entrepreneurs Showcase Their Success to President Obama

Student entrepreneurs from The University of Texas at Austin and their professors are meeting with President Obama this afternoon to discuss their ideas and private sector successes. As part of his Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity tour, Obama is making a previously unannounced visit to the Capital Factory, a startup incubator run by high tech…   » Continue Reading

Journalism, computer science students showcase iPhone and iPad app creations

Students from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication's Mobile News App Design course will showcase their iPhone and iPad app creations to the public and a panel of judges from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, in the second-floor auditorium of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean…   » Continue Reading

Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Hall Begin New Era of Computing Education and Research

Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Hall Begin New Era of Computing Education and Research

The Bill & Melinda Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Computer Science Hall officially open this week at The University of Texas at Austin.

UT Chemist Wins Japan Prize (50 Million Yen) for Innovative Semiconductor Materials

UT Chemist Wins Japan Prize (50 Million Yen) for Innovative Semiconductor Materials

Willson and a colleague first conceived of chemically amplifed resists in 1979, when Willson was a researcher at IBM Corp.

Computer Memory Could Increase Fivefold From UT Research

Computer Memory Could Increase Fivefold From UT Research

The new technology, developed by University of Texas at Austin chemists and engineers, is being given a real-world test run in collaboration with one of the world’s leading innovators in disk drives.

University of Texas at Austin Team Wins Robot Soccer World Championships in Two Divisions

University of Texas at Austin Team Wins Robot Soccer World Championships in Two Divisions

UT Austin Villa, a team of computer science students led by professor Peter Stone, won two 2012 Robot Soccer World Cup division championships during RoboCup 2012 last week in Mexico City. The annual tournament, founded in 1997 to foster innovation in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics research, is often touted as the world’s biggest robotics and…   » Continue Reading

Computer Scientist Developing Intersections of the Future With Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Computer Scientist Developing Intersections of the Future With Fully Autonomous Vehicles

Intersections of the future will not need stop lights or stop signs, but will look like a somewhat chaotic flow of driverless, autonomous cars slipping past one another as they are managed by a virtual traffic controller, says computer scientist Peter Stone.