May 6, 2015
Snapily is a shopping app offering grocery pickup services to low-income residents, including SNAP and WIC participants, and increasing access to a healthy, affordable food.
April 30, 2015
Hal Varian, professor emeritus and former dean of the School of Information, has been named a 2015 Distinguished Fellow by the American Economic Association.
March 18, 2015
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.
March 10, 2015
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.
January 27, 2015
Professor Xiao was named to the list for “for taking on China’s Great Firewall of censorship.”
January 20, 2015
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.
December 8, 2014
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.
December 2, 2014
Hackers code around the clock to support Heifer International, fight world hunger and poverty, and foster sustainable agriculture and commerce.
November 18, 2014
UC Berkeley’s Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity will assess the possible range of future paths cybersecurity might take.
October 27, 2014
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.