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Meet Eugene
Technology

Meet Eugene

Founded by Brianna Stiklickas, Meet Eugene, Inc. is a start-up that sells hedgehog food. The company is planning on starting a crowdsourcing campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds to cover their preliminary manufacturing costs. Meet Eugene, Inc. was one of start-ups featured at Mass Innovation Nights 67 on Wednesday night.

Mass Innovation Nights
Technology

Mass Innovation Nights

Employers and entrepreneurs from all over Boston gathered in Central Square on Wednesday night to attend Mass Innovation Nights 67. The event highlighted companies and start-ups founded by women.

Harvard Computer Society
College

Rebooting the Harvard Computer Society

The Harvard Computer Society—the five-person group that manages more than 7,000 student mailing lists—is finalizing a transition from on-campus servers to the cloud.

Mass Innovation Nights
Technology

Mass Innovation Night

Needless to say, I came for the hedgehog.

Tech Hub to Close
Technology

Tech Hub to Close

Students take advantage of the Harvard Tech Hub in the Science Center on Monday, ahead of its Oct. 17 closure. The Tech Hub has served as a computer and repair service store as the Technology Products and Services branch of HUIT.

Tech Hub to Close
Technology

Tech Hub to Close

The Tech Hub has served as a computer and repair service store as the Technology Products and Services branch of HUIT.

Tech Hub to Close
Student Life

Tech Hub in Science Center To Close by Oct. 31

University Chief Information Officer Anne Margulies detailed the decision to employees in an email last Wednesday and also spoke to TPS employees in person.

Technology

Unconferencing the Digital Humanities

It’s early Saturday afternoon, and in the basement of the Graduate School of Education, people gather around a seminar table to intently edit Wikipedia articles. Next door, a group discusses the challenges involved with getting blog posts to count toward tenure tracks. Programming later today will range from exploration of text matching software, pioneers of synthetic synaesthesia, and the subtle difference between digital preservation and conservation.

Andrew Ng - Deep Learning
SEAS

Andrew Ng - Deep Learning

Andrew Y. Ng, co-founder of Coursera, talks in a crowded lecture hall on Thursday at Maxwell Dworkin about deep learning in computer programs, inspired by human neural networks.

Ice Cream at Deep Learning Talk
SEAS

Ice Cream at Deep Learning Talk

Audience members enjoy ice cream in Maxwell Dworkin on Thursday afternoon before a talk by Andrew Y. Ng, co-founder of Coursera.

Andrew Ng - Deep Learning
SEAS

Coursera Co-Founder Promotes 'Deep Learning' at SEAS

Coursera Co-founder Andrew Y. Ng spoke about “deep learning," a new set of algorithms that he said have the potential to dramatically enhance artificial intelligence technologies.

Technology

Buy a (Fake) Harvard Email Address

A Chinese website has begun selling “Harvard” email addresses. FM imagines how an ad for a particularly valuable account might look.

Welcome, iPhone 6
On Campus

Welcome, iPhone 6

Apple enthusiasts line up outside the Verizon Wireless store in Harvard Square for the release of the new iPhone 6 early Friday morning.

Peter Thiel + HBS
Harvard Business School

Thiel Talks Startups at Business School

Entrepreneur and venture capitalist Peter A. Thiel stressed the role of innovation in entrepreneurship during a conversation at Harvard Business School on Thursday.

Computer Science

Tech Terms: A Guide for the Non Tech-Savvy

Confused by all the tech jargon STEM concentrators are always bandying about? Us too, but we’ve managed to figure out Wikipedia, so here are some simple, plain English definitions for some common tech terms that you might see on the Internet, hear on the street, or have to explain to your grandmother.

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School