In The News

2015

They collaborate to educate

Mother and son turn lessons into apps | Summer 2015


Startup can change the way we play music

Fourteen weeks before spring Commencement, Anthony Worm, MS '12, was wrapping up his PhD in computer science while prepping his startup, Zaha, for its first project.... | Summer 2015


Binghamton Grad. Drew Paroski in "The 'risky bet' that saved Facebook hundreds of millions of dollars"

Facebook went from 175 million users in February 2009 to 300 million in September that same year... | Jul. 2015


Expecting hundreds of entries, HackBU moves second annual Hackathon to ITC

In just a few weeks, the Innovative Technologies Complex (ITC) will be littered with energy drinks, snack wrappers, power-napping students and hundreds of overlapping laptop chargers... | March 2015


Sophomore discusses dangers of pornography 

Sophomore Jack Fischer discusses "Porn: The New Tobacco" at TEDxBinghamtonUniversity. Fischer was the first undergraduate student to present at the annual event. | Inside, March 2015


2014

Taking advantage of Big Data 

"We would like to discover or even predict disease outbreaks, predict where they might spread and whether they will become more virulent over time." —Mark Zhang  | Research Magazine, Winter 2014


Research lab meets movie studio 

The lab provides facilities for multimedia research, including security, forensics, biometrics, steganography and steganalysis, immersive displays, and virtual and augmented reality. | Research Magazine, Winter 2014


Family affair 

Children of Watson faculty learn they don't have to go far for a great education | Watson Review, Summer 2014


Students stay up late, innovate at HackBU Hackathon

A smartwatch app that provides real-time information on Off Campus College Transport. A combination of the Xbox Kinect and the Oculus Rift headset that lets users tinker with mechanical systems in virtual reality... | Inside, April 2014


Computer scientist makes a power play 

With support from an NSF CAREER grant, Binghamton researcher Timothy Miller aims to slash the energy used by computing systems. Timothy Miller joins 3 previous awardees, David Liu, Kartik Gopalan & Michael Lewis. | Discover-e , March 2014


Undergraduate finds niche — as a CEO 

The phone is so old-fashioned. So, for that matter, are e-mail and even Facebook. Aleksandar Vukasinovic envisions living in a world of seamless communication... | Discover-e , March 2014


The Case for Heated Runways 

The hope is that it will be cheaper to operate over large surfaces than an all-electric system. If it works, "you never have to shut things down theoretically,'' said William Ziegler, the associate professor running the research. |The Wall Street Journal, Feb 2014


2013

Last Updated: 9/2/15