Rural farmers, such as these in Jimma, Ethiopia, could benefit from students' proposals (photo: Sarah Van Wart)
Plans deal with unreliable water systems, improved geospatial data, distribution of indigenous folk music, and agricultural export markets.
The Pleo robotic dinosaur was programmed to respond to children’s drawings as well as to their touch.
Project developed a mixed physical and digital authoring environment for children playing with the robotic Pleo dinosaur
Elizabeth Goodman <br />(Photo: David Erwin)
Goodman's research combines human-computer interaction (HCI) with geography, investigating the design of ubiquitous computing systems for everyday urban places.
Professor Marti Hearst
The fifth annual iConference will be held in February 2010 at the University of Illinois.
Three I School faculty have released a new report with concrete recommendations on building web services for, the U.S. government's website for tracking Recovery Act spending.
Brian Carver
Legal case relates to the intersection of copyright law, computer technology, and software package's EULA (end-user license agreement).
Rural farmers learn agricultural techniques at a farmer field school in Jimma, Ethiopia (photo: Sarah Van Wart)
Summer research in Ethiopia and Uganda aims to identify high-impact ways that information technology can improve African farmers' livelihoods.
The proposed Google Book Search settlement is about much more than copyright and fair-use issues, according to the I School's recent conference.
Assistant Professor Brian Carver
“Cyberlaw Cases” blog covers the top pending U.S. legal cases on network neutrality, privacy, copyright, trademark, and patent issues that impact the Internet, databases and software programs.