Tue, Jan 27, 2015, 12:37am
Courses like Computing in Context teach applied programming, which makes learning to code more useful for everyone—not just computer science majors.
Tue, Nov 18, 2014, 4:29pm
Students seeking to learn the basics of computer science in the context of the humanities, the social sciences, or economics will now have an opportunity to do just that.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014, 3:05am
Moawia Eldeeb developed his passion for computers while taking apart the abandoned desktops and hard drives he found in New York City trashcans. Now, Eldeeb is a SEAS senior, excelling in his study of computer science and using what he's learned to create a machine that acts as a virtual personal...
Mon, Sep 22, 2014, 8:13pm
Two computer science professors are developing XRay, a tool that will be used to better understand what about people’s online behavior results in the specific assortment of advertisements that appear on their screens.
Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 1:22am
A definitive list of the classes on campus with the most hotties.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:40pm
This spring, Tanay Jaipuria started Tea With Tanay, a website where friends and strangers can sign up for 30 minutes of tea-fueled conversation with Jaipuria.
Fri, Apr 25, 2014, 1:20am
The Lede Program, a post-bachelor program designed for those with little to no background in computer science, will teach computer science and data analysis in the context of journalism.
Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am
Christopher Poole, the founder of 4chan, delivered an informal talk on Monday evening in Lerner Hall, in which he candidly chatted about the popular image board, addressed concerns about anonymity, and fielded questions about startup businesses.
Wed, Feb 19, 2014, 4:07am
Yan and He’s Homework Help, which can handwrite answers to math problems, won the first prize at this year’s PennApps, one of the largest student hackathons in the world, held at the University of Pennsylvania.
Thu, Feb 13, 2014, 3:14am
There is no Bitcoin billboard in Fort Greene, or even a sign. I was somewhat surprised to discover this after getting off the A train at Lafayette Avenue. After all, I was in the supposed hub of Bitcoin in New York City, so wouldn’t they want to shout it from the rooftops?