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Newly introduced prizes in Machine Learning
Two of our valued industrial partners, Bloomberg and GrowthIntel, are now sponsoring prizes for outstanding projects in Machine learning for both the undergradute and postgraduate programmes. The prizes will be awarded for the first time in this academic year 2013/2014.
Bristol Conference on Law and Terrorism: The Security vs. Privacy Debate
Theo Tryfonas from the departments Cryptography research group will be talking today at the conference "Law and Terrorism: The Security vs. Privacy Debate" being held in Bristol.
More POWER to Software Developers
"More POWER to Software Developers" is the focus of a main track talk at FOSDEM'14 given by Dr Kerstin Eder and Dr Jeremy Bennett, Embecosm.
A new first year unit on the undergraduate Computer Science degree course utilises concepts of teamwork and gamification to introduce key concepts in computer science.
New Book Answers the Question `What is Computer Science?'
A book just published answers the important question as to what exactly is Computer Science? The book, aimed at pre-University and first year undergraduates, takes a number of topics in security and shows their linkage to what computer science is.
Keep InTouch through Story Telling
A new project will investigate using technology to enhance interaction between friends and family living long distances apart. The InTouch project is a collaboration between Computer Science and the History Department and is being led in CS by Kirsten Cater. It is funded by the AHRC REACT programme.
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Paper on side channel attacks on OpenSSL implementations of the curve used in Bitcoin attracts media attention
Students from the Department of Computer Science collaborate with the BCS and @Bristol to produce Digimakers - a series of community technology events aimed at children (6-17), parents and teachers. From programming software to hacking hardware, Digimakers show the public ways to have fun with technology and aim to inspire the next generation of technical innovators and engineers.
Bristol contributed to ENISA Report on Data Retention
A new ENISA report on data retention has been published with contributions from Bristol academic Prof. Nigel Smart.
Second Year Group Project Kicks off
We have a record number of clients this year working with our second year Computer Science Students to develop a software product for them. Bristol City Council Museums, Galleries and Archives, @Bristol Science Learning Centre, Knowle West Media Centre are just a few of the companies and centres posing software development projects for this year's students to work on.