NUS Computing - News Media NUS Computing, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, NUS, Singapore Universities /news/news-media 2018-05-27T11:00:05+08:00 NUS comlimsi@nus.edu.sg Joomla! - Open Source Content Management In recognition of excellence 2018-05-15T10:04:00+08:00 2018-05-15T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2405-2018-universityawards comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">Senior Lecturer Dr Soo Yuen Jien from NUS Computing received the Outstanding Educator Award for his efforts to transform learning through new technologies and collaborative ground-up approaches. The Outstanding Educator Award is one of five awards presented at the NUS University Awards to honour faculty members who have distinguished themselves in teaching, research, and service.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Senior Lecturer Dr Soo Yuen Jien from NUS Computing received the Outstanding Educator Award for his efforts to transform learning through new technologies and collaborative ground-up approaches. The Outstanding Educator Award is one of five awards presented at the NUS University Awards to honour faculty members who have distinguished themselves in teaching, research, and service.</p> Platform makes managing volunteers easier 2018-05-11T10:04:00+08:00 2018-05-11T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2403-2018-bantu comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">Information Systems student Nicholas Ooi and Computer Science alumnus Han Lynn, together with FASS students Joshua Foong and Janelle Lee, co-founded Bantu,&nbsp;a platform for organisations to manage their volunteers effectively. Data such as a person's skill set, number of hours volunteered and volunteer locations can be keyed in and pulled up with a click.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Information Systems student Nicholas Ooi and Computer Science alumnus Han Lynn, together with FASS students Joshua Foong and Janelle Lee, co-founded Bantu,&nbsp;a platform for organisations to manage their volunteers effectively. Data such as a person's skill set, number of hours volunteered and volunteer locations can be keyed in and pulled up with a click.</p> Is My Phone Spying On Me? 2018-05-03T10:04:00+08:00 2018-05-03T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2401-2018-talkingpoint comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">NUS Computing Senior IT Architect and tech blogger Lai Zit Seng shared his views on voice recognition assistants in smartphones on Mediacorp Channel 5's Talking Point episode on the dangers of smartphones listening in and recording our daily conversations.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">NUS Computing Senior IT Architect and tech blogger Lai Zit Seng shared his views on voice recognition assistants in smartphones on Mediacorp Channel 5's Talking Point episode on the dangers of smartphones listening in and recording our daily conversations.&nbsp;</p>