2019

2018

  • 6 of the most amazing things that were 3D-printed in 2018, MIT Technology Review, 12/24/18
  • Could Washington state be the next AI frontier?, Crosscut, 12/21/18
  • Machine vision can create Harry Potter-style photos for muggles, MIT Technology Review, 12/21/18
  • Ph.D. student Ewin Tang recognized in Forbes' "30 Under 30" in science for taking the "quantum" out of quantum computing, Allen School News, 12/21/18
  • How tiny backpacks are turning bees into living drones, NBC Mach, 12/14/18 More stories
  • 5 Entrepreneurs on the Rise in AI: Ali Farhadi, Co-Founder and CEO, Xnor.ai, Forbes, 11/29/18
  • Working Geek: UW computer scientist Jennifer Mankoff channeled adversity into a career path, GeekWire, 11/7/18
  • Colleges Grapple With Teaching the Technology and Ethics of A.I., New York Times, 11/2/18
  • From fighting Alzheimer's to AR captions, UW computer science students show cutting-edge innovations, GeekWire, 11/2/18
  • Researchers develop 3D printed objects that can track their own use, Engadget, 10/10/18 More stories
  • Geek of the Week: Rajalakshmi Nandakumar's wireless tech research could help us sleep easy, GeekWire, 9/14/18
  • Allen School's new VTA accelerator enables developers to combine leading-edge deep learning with hardware co-design, Allen School News, 7/12/18
  • Inside Amazon's $3.5 million competition to make Alexa chat like a human, The Verge, 6/13/18
  • Susan Eggers receives Eckert-Mauchly Award for outstanding contributions to computer architecture, Allen School News, 6/5/18
  • This Insect-Sized Flying Robot Is Powered by Lasers, Wired, 5/15/18 More stories
  • Secrets of the $500K Amazon Alexa Prize winner: Inside the Univ. of Washington's 'socialbot', GeekWire, 4/26/18
  • Technique to beam HD video with 99 percent less power could sharpen the eyes of smart homes, TechCrunch, 4/19/18 More stories
  • Device helps blind, low-vision users better browse web pages, UPI, 4/19/18
  • Who's a good AI? Dog-based data creates a canine machine learning system, TechCrunch, 4/11/18
  • What People See in 157 Robot Faces, IEEE Spectrum, 4/3/18
  • This Seattle Startup is Developing AI Technology that Works for Smartphones, Seattle Business, March 2018
  • Allen School faculty and alumni recognized with Google Faculty Research Awards, Allen School News, 3/26/18
  • An archive written in DNA, Nature Biotechnology, March 2018
  • Inside the Alexa Prize, Wired, 2/27/18
  • The Phone Charger of the Future Will Go Pew Pew, Wired, 2/23/18 More stories
  • DNA Data Storage Gets Random Access, IEEE Spectrum, 2/20/18 More stories
  • How DNA could store all the world's data in a semi-trailer, Financial Times, 2/4/18
  • DARPA Wants to Build an Image Search Engine Out of DNA, Wired, 1/24/18
  • UW researchers "MERGE" machine learning and medicine to enable targeted treatment of cancer, Allen School News, 1/5/18
  • 2017

    2016

  • Geek of the Week: UW Ph.D. student Irene Zhang has big ideas to make life easier for programmers, GeekWire, 12/16/16
  • Shwetak Patel named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery, CSE News, 12/8/16
  • Direct brain stimulation lets gamers play blind, New Atlas, 12/6/16
  • Is DNA the Future of Data Storage?, Wall Street Journal, 10/25/16
  • This Contact Lens Will Kick-Start the Internet of Disposable Things, MIT Technology Review, 10/19/16
  • Can Passwords Be Sent Through the Human Body?, Wall Street Journal, 10/7/16
  • From digital to biological: Why the future of storage is all about DNA, ZDNet, 9/23/16
  • 10 Scientists to Watch: Shayan Oveis Gharan finds the shortest route to success, Science News, 9/21/16
  • A Lesson of Tesla Crashes? Computer Vision Can't Do It All Yet, The New York Times, 9/19/16
  • Have stencil, will lift, ASCR Discovery, September 2016
  • How DNA could store all the world's data, Nature, 8/31/16
  • Devices could recycle radio waves instead of transmitting them with new ‘interscatter’ technique, TechCrunch, 8/17/16 More stories
  • They really are watching you: web tracking surges with online ads, USA Today, 8/16/16 More stories
  • Shyam Gollakota in the Brilliant 10: The Man Who Powers Devices with Wi-Fi, Popular Science, 8/11/16
  • The Robot You Want Most Is Far from Reality, MIT Technology Review, 8/10/16
  • Apple acquires Turi in major exit for Seattle-based machine learning and AI startup, GeekWire, 8/5/16
  • RFID tag maker Impinj prices IPO at $14, shares soar in rare public offering, GeekWire, 7/21/16 More stories
  • This amazing search engine automatically face-swaps you into your image results, TechCrunch, 7/21/16 More stories
  • Researchers stored an OK Go music video on strands of DNA, Mashable, 7/7/16 More stories
  • The Ultimate Facial-Recognition Algorithm, The Atlantic, 6/28/16 More stories
  • Students demonstrate their HoloLens apps after a quarter of VR and AR design, TechCrunch, 6/10/16
  • Tech Turns to Biology as Data Storage Needs Explode, Scientific American, 5/31/16
  • Intelligent water: New $40M Phyn joint venture taps UW tech expertise with Seattle R&D lab, GeekWire, 5/26/16