The history of computing is both evolution and revolution The history of computing is both evolution and revolution
The real reason more women don’t code The real reason more women don’t code
Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program
Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory
News The history of computing is both evolution and revolution

The history of computing is both evolution and revolution

This month marks the 60th anniversary of the first computer in an Australian university. Six decades on, Professor Justin Zobel looks at how things have changed, as part of this month’s Computing turns 60 series for the Conversation.

Features How eye tracking gives players a new experience in video games

How eye tracking gives players a new experience in video games

Is eye-tracking technology a gimmick or a game changer for the gaming industry? Eduardo Velloso from the Microsoft Research Centre for Social Natural User Interfaces discusses.

Events Supercomputing and Astronomy Seminars, Thursday March 24

Supercomputing and Astronomy Seminars, Thursday March 24

In this upcoming lecture, two leading Indian scientists Dr Vijay Bhatkar and Jayant Narailikar will discuss Supercomputing and Astronomy.

Opinion The real reason more women don’t code

The real reason more women don’t code

In light of the current Girls Who Code Campaign, Professor Karin Verspoor, discusses the real reasons why participation rates for women in coding are low, for the Conversation.

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The history of computing is both evolution and revolution
News

The history of computing is both evolution and revolution

This month marks the 60th anniversary of the first computer in an Australian university. Six decades on, Professor Justin Zobel looks at how things have changed, as part of this month’s Computing turns 60 series for the Conversation.

The real reason more women don’t code
Opinion

The real reason more women don’t code

In light of the current Girls Who Code Campaign, Professor Karin Verspoor, discusses the real reasons why participation rates for women in coding are low, for the Conversation.

Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program
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Ten exciting new startups supported through the 2016 Melbourne Accelerator Program

The University of Melbourne’s Startup Accelerator, the Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP) has seen record numbers of entries and the largest ever intake into the prestigious startup program.

Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory
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Melbourne chemical engineering students claim Pratt Prize victory

A team of students from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has taken out the 2016 Pratt Prize for the best Chemical Engineering Design Project in Victoria.

Melbourne welcomes leading Japanese scientists in advanced materials
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Melbourne welcomes leading Japanese scientists in advanced materials

Leading national and international researchers in the field of advanced materials research are meeting for the Advanced Materials: Scientific & Engineering Challenges Conference, being held at the University of Melbourne.

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How high-speed wireless compares to cable in boosting our internet speeds

In the light of Google’s recent announcement for plans to roll out high-speed wireless internet connections, how will the NBN’s national broadband cable compare? Professor Thas Nirmalathas writes for the Conversation.