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The history of computing is both evolution and revolution
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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.

Melbourne University – now with drones!
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Melbourne University – now with drones!

New opportunities in remote sensing and research data acquisition will be generated with the launch of a new drone project, the Melbourne Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Platform, also known as MUASIP.

The social lives of algorithms
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The social lives of algorithms

Algorithms aren’t just technical objects; they’re social objects guiding the organisation of everyday sociality. Professor Paul Dourish explains in this video presentation of his Miegunyah Lecture, ‘The Social Lives of Algorithms’.

Lunar Mission One at Melbourne
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Lunar Mission One at Melbourne

In this public lecture David Iron will introduce Lunar Mission One and its motivations, the scientific and social importance of the mission and the future of international space exploration.

FBI vs Apple: giving up security and privacy could hurt us all
Opinion

FBI vs Apple: giving up security and privacy could hurt us all

If Apple concedes to the US government’s request to hack its own product, it could end up undermining security and privacy for all of us says Dr Suelette Dreyfus and Associate Professor Shanton Chang.

Superhuman abilities could lurk under your skin
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Superhuman abilities could lurk under your skin

Insertable technology could launch a new type of human. Read more on Pursuit.