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TIME The 25 Best Invention of 2016

TIME The 25 Best Invention of 2016 Arc InstaTemp / $40 (for the InstaTemp) and $350 (for the InstaTemp MD) Shop it Anyone who has ever had a sick child knows what a hassle it can be to take someone’s temperature using the traditional ­method—­slipping a thermometer under her tongue, getting her to sit still … Continue reading “TIME The 25 Best Invention of 2016”

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eContent Summit – Furht: Vision of Engineering in the New Global Economy

In this presentation, we discuss the trends in the new global economy with specific emphasis on computer industry and their impact on computer education. These new trends include globalization of science including software and hardware development, the emergence of integration of computing and life sciences, interdisciplinary trends, critical needs for making systems easy to use, … Continue reading “eContent Summit – Furht: Vision of Engineering in the New Global Economy”

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Internet holds key to future – says US professor

Borko Furht’s interview for Times News Network in India.

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Cloud Computing Trickling Down to Smaller Cost: Furht

Borko Furht’s interview for Economic Times in India: US good in innovations while China and India better placed in implementing applications cheaply.

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2013 FAU Researcher of the Year at the Professor Level

Since 2009, Dr. Borko Furht has led the NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Advanced Knowledge Enabelemnt (CAKE) at FAU and has built the framework for interaction between university faculty and CAKE industry member companies in the critically important areas of information technology, communications, and computing. Furht has established relationships between FAU and high-tech companies … Continue reading “2013 FAU Researcher of the Year at the Professor Level”

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FAU Participates in Forum on Technology and Education at the United Nations Headquarters in New York

Faculty members from Florida Atlantic University’s Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and local industry partners, served on a panel at the Economic and Social Council Civil Society Forum, May 16, titled “Building Partnerships in the Field of Education through Science, Technology and Innovation,” at the United Nations (U.N.) headquarters in New … Continue reading “FAU Participates in Forum on Technology and Education at the United Nations Headquarters in New York”

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Professor and Chairman of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering Helps Publish Cloud Computing Handbook

LexisNexis Risk Solutions(R), a member of the Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Advanced Knowledge Enablement at FAU, today announced the publication of Handbook of Cloud Computing (springer:2010), a collection of essays featuring contributions from world experts in the field of cloud computing from academia, research laboratories and private industry. The book was edited by Armando … Continue reading “Professor and Chairman of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering Helps Publish Cloud Computing Handbook”

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The Journal of Big Data has been accepted into Scopus

The Journal of Big Data has been accepted into Scopus The Journal of Big Data has recently been accepted into Scopus, an extensive database of peer-reviewed literature. Editors-in- Chief Borko Furht and Taghi Khoshgoftaar reflect on the computer science journal’s past, present, and exciting future.

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FAU to Collaborate with Motorola Mobility and Google on New Mobile Applications

Florida Atlantic University’s National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center — Center for Advanced Knowledge Enablement (I/UCRC-CAKE) has partnered with Motorola Mobility to work on a joint-research project relating to the development of state-of-the-art mobile applications for various mobile platforms. Motorola Mobility, powered by Google, has provided $175,000 for I/UCRC-CAKE membership and project funding, along … Continue reading “FAU to Collaborate with Motorola Mobility and Google on New Mobile Applications”

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FAU Receives National Science Foundation Rapid Response Grant to Develop Innovative Computer Model for Ebola Spread

Program to Use Twitter, Facebook and Google to Identify and Notify Individuals in Tightly Connected Social Groups Who Have Been Exposed to Ebola Patients Identifying and tracking individuals affected by the Ebola virus in densely populated areas presents a unique and urgent set of challenges in public health surveillance. Currently, mapping the spread of the … Continue reading “FAU Receives National Science Foundation Rapid Response Grant to Develop Innovative Computer Model for Ebola Spread”

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Software Program Developed at FAU’s NSF Research Center Coming to 6,500 Walmart Stores Nationwide

SurviveDrive, a small portable plug and play USB drive designed as a one-step process to make Windows-based PC system backups available to the masses, will be in 6,500 Walmart stores nationwide in spring 2017 thanks to an innovative partnership between academia and industry. Researchers in the College of Engineering and Computer Science at Florida Atlantic … Continue reading “Software Program Developed at FAU’s NSF Research Center Coming to 6,500 Walmart Stores Nationwide”

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Dr. Borko Furht, Professor and Director of NSF Research Center, is invited to be the guest speaker at the 14th Vienna Congress com*sult, that is held in Vienna, Austria January 17, 2017. The event has focused on the general topic “Call for Future”.

Dr. Borko Furht, Professor and Director of NSF Research Center, is invited to be the guest speaker at the 14th Vienna Congress com*sult, that is held in Vienna, Austria January 16- 17, 2017. The event has focused on the general topic “Call for Future”. The congress is one of the most renowned international economic-political congresses … Continue reading “Dr. Borko Furht, Professor and Director of NSF Research Center, is invited to be the guest speaker at the 14th Vienna Congress com*sult, that is held in Vienna, Austria January 17, 2017. The event has focused on the general topic “Call for Future”.”

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