October 25, 2012
Updates on five student projects from the course “Information and Communications Technologies for Social Enterprise” that have already become full-fledged companies serving the developing world — plus a web platform that is just about to to open its doors to the public.
October 24, 2012
King & Mulligan are included in the third annual “Privacy Papers for Policy Makers” publication, released by the Future of Privacy Forum.
October 18, 2012
The mobile app “AnyType” lets people experiment with the creative process — and encourages them to see the world around them through a new lens.
October 2, 2012
The Pop-Up Archive, first developed as a 2012 MIMS final project, is an open-source software system to streamline the entire workflow of a radio producer. Now the Archive is the winner of a $300,000 Knight News Challenge grant.
September 21, 2012
Elizabeth Goodman, a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Information, first became interested in user experience research while taking a graduate course at NYU. Now she is the author of the new edition of the classic handbook of user experience research “Observing the User Experience.”
September 7, 2012
Dr. Tirri is the Chief Technology Officer and executive vice president of Nokia and a scholar of machine intelligence.
August 29, 2012
The School of Information kicked off the 2012–2013 academic year by welcoming 60 new students to South Hall — the largest entering class in the School’s fifteen-year history, with students from eleven countries and five continents.
August 14, 2012
The new course, Information W10, includes lectures from ten different I School faculty — experts in fields like online networking, web security, human-computer interaction, user interface design, technology and poverty, law and policy, business models, and entrepreneurship
July 31, 2012
The School of Information is sad to announce the passing of long-time professor Yale Braunstein. Yale was a beloved colleague, advisor, teacher, scholar, and friend, and he will be deeply missed at the School of Information and across the Berkeley campus.