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Events

Debating sparks young interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

More than 50 students aged 11 and 12 years old will gather at the University of Melbourne this week to compete for bragging rights, debating Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) related topics.

Rajkumar Buyya takes out leading Australia and New Zealand research award
News

Rajkumar Buyya takes out leading Australia and New Zealand research award

Professor Rajkumar Buyya from the Department of Computing and Information Systems has been awarded the 2017 Scopus Researcher Award for Excellence in Innovative Research for Australia and New Zealand.

University of Melbourne moves up to 32 in Times Higher Education rankings
News

University of Melbourne moves up to 32 in Times Higher Education rankings

The University of Melbourne has climbed to 32nd in the world, and number 1 in Australia according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. The latest news sees the University of Melbourne moving up from its ranking of 33 in 2016.

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Opinion

Australians left to monitor their own NBN broadband speeds

How do consumers know if they will be getting the high-speed NBN connection they were promised? Professor Thas Nirmalathas discusses.

Is technology addiction the same as drug addiction?
Opinion

Is technology addiction the same as drug addiction?

Dr Greg Wadley from the School of Computing and Information Systems discusses how technology can change a user’s mental and emotional state.

Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results
Features

Satisfaction score to improve quality of internet search results

With a billion internet queries a day processed by search engines, such as Google and Bing, the amount of data captured about how people search the internet is almost unimaginable.