An artificially intelligent virtual gamer created has won the BotPrize by convincing a panel of judges that it was more human-like than half the humans it competed against.
School of Information Awarded $1.2 Million from IMLS for the Study of Digital Librarianship, Video Game Industry
The School of Information at The University of Texas at Austin has received $1.2 million from the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS) to prepare students for librarianship in a digital world and to research the collection and preservation of complex, community-built digital creations in the video game industry.
New Agendas for Media Literacy Conference Scheduled for June 6-7 at The University of Texas at Austin
Media education scholars from across the U.S. will come together with experts in gaming, simulations, Second Life, journalism and education to explore the potential of new media for learning at the "New Agendas for Media Literacy" conference June 6 and 7 on The University of Texas at Austin campus.