Computing & Mathematical Sciences News
Kordia Launches Women in Technology Scholarship at the University of Waikato (12 November 2018)
In a bid to address gender imbalance in the information and communications technology sector, mission-critical technology solutions provider Kordia has established a new Women in Technology Scholarship at the University of Waikato.
From the stars to the depths of the earth: new research funding (8 November 2018)
The Marsden Fund has contributed nearly $4 million to seven University of Waikato projects.
Kia ora computer science (1 November 2018)
Dr Te Taka Keegan possesses the rare skill combination of computing and te reo Māori, which means he’s spent many hours with Microsoft and at Google HQ.
Cyber security: what you need to know (1 November 2018)
Dr Joe Burton recently led a captivating - if sobering - talk about the impacts of cyber security.
Who should own your personal data? (25 October 2018)
New research on wearable technology in high-risk work environments has been given a million dollar funding boost.
When a cyber-intruder is in your home (11 October 2018)
Locks and traditional alarms can’t keep cyber-criminals out, but a Waikato researcher has developed an app that can raise the alarm if your home network is breached.
Seven problems worth one million dollars (9 October 2018)
Professor Geoff Holmes looks at magnitudes of scholarship, and the Millennium Prize Problems.
Forging a vision for security in a new age of disruptive techno-politics (21 September 2018)
Experts from around the country and the world have gathered at University of Waikato to examine technologies that will challenge the very core of the country’s defence and security systems.
Waikato alumni doing their bit (10 September 2018)
Three University of Waikato graduates are the driving force behind an innovative project to provide every Waikato Year 7 student with a micro:bit computer.
Playing in the blockchain (23 August 2018)
The blockchain is that decentralised database that keeps all records of digital transactions, but what about playing games using this technology?
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