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Can a computer independently write poetry that is comparable to human poetry? A team of I School researchers is trying to make that happen.
The smart fabric could be used to create clothes with dynamically changing colors or patterns. But who would wear clothes that double as a computer display? And why? New research explores these questions.
How might we function in a world where everything we do online can be hacked or stolen, or where powerful algorithms predict human behavior at the most granular scale?
In a new article, I School scholars ponder the implications of considering cybersecurity a public good, like public health.
More than $900,000 in funding will be shared among 22 cybersecurity research teams working at UC Berkeley and beyond.
UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity hosted a discussion with Admiral Michael Rogers, commander of the United States Cyber Command and director of the National Security Agency.
Information visualization has expanded beyond the research lab into a wide range of professional disciplines and fields. Professor Marti Hearst has taught information visualization at the I School since 1998.
Executive director Dr. Betsy Cooper and senior fellow Jonathan Reiber join research center.
Is technology affecting our mental health? Can technology support free speech and still protect against harassment? How do we embed our biases in big data algorithms? The Center for Technology, Society & Policy wants to explore these questions and more.
Bamman’s work applies natural language processing and machine learning techniques to empirical questions in the humanities and social sciences.