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The dataset could help answer whether it’s possible to accurately use consumer-grade devices to interpret attention level in a problem-solving test. The class hopes that other researchers will be able to repeat the experiment with even larger subject pools.
The students focused on the human side of the challenge: the winning app takes into account the personal and emotional incentives that influence people’s choices, not just the financial incentives.
Professor Xiao was named to the list for “for taking on China’s Great Firewall of censorship.”
Machines increasingly do humans’ jobs. But what happens when a human performs a machine’s tasks? A new project by doctoral student Laura Devendorf explores that role reversal, with unexpected insights into the creative process how people interact with machines.
Two I School teams won $10,000 & $5,000 for their ideas to help millennials improve their financial health, in Wells Fargo’s first Campus Protothon.
Hackers code around the clock to support Heifer International, fight world hunger and poverty, and foster sustainable agriculture and commerce.
UC Berkeley’s Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity will assess the possible range of future paths cybersecurity might take.
The Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) has awarded its 2014 Book of the Year Award to The Discipline of Organizing, by School of Information adjunct professor Bob Glushko.
Position will begin July 2015; applications are due December 15.
Four MIMS students won the “Hacker Award” for the app TimeNote, which facilitates group note-taking.