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Friday, July 24, 2015

Waterloo Aerial Robotics Group participates in unmanned systems competition

Written by Sakshi Jain

David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science undergraduate students Benjamin Winger and Andrew Crichton recently took part in the Unmanned Systems Canada Student Unmanned Air System Competition (USC Student UAS Competition) in Alma, Quebec.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Watchpop wins Pebble Timeline Challenge

Michael Terry and Adam Fourney with Pebble smartwatches on wrists
David R.
Tuesday, July 14, 2015

In the News: [The Record] RSVP Technologies Inc. receives grant from the federal government

The startup RSVP Technologies Inc. will receive up to $950,000 from the federal government to build cutting-edge software that hears questions and provides answers in Cantonese, Mandarin and English.

RSVP Technologies Inc. was co-founded in 2013 by CEO and David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science professor Ming Li, and postdoctoral fellow Anqi Cui, vice-president engineering.

Monday, July 6, 2015

Student Portal collaborates with student developers

A message from the Student Portal team. This article originally appeared in the Daily Bulletin on July 6, 2015.

The Student Portal has recently reached an exciting milestone: adding a portal feature created by a student web developer.

Our first student-developed feature is the Open Classrooms widget, which allows students to view nearly real-time classroom availability (in Registrar’s Office managed rooms) which they can use as study space.