NUS Computing - Tags /news/tags/50 Sun, 18 Feb 2018 11:02:25 +0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb comlimsi@nus.edu.sg (NUS) Why the Raspberry Pi's immune to the Meltdown and Spectre bugs /?id=2304:2017-yeokhengmeng /?id=2304:2017-yeokhengmeng As an experiment, engineer and NUS School of Computing graduate Yeo Kheng Meng managed to get a modern Linux distribution running on a 25-year-old IBM PC from 1993 - an x86 machine that isn't vulnerable to Meltdown or Spectre CPU flaws, due to the fact that it doesn't support out-of-order processing.

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Why the Raspberry Pi's immune to the Meltdown and Spectre bugs Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:05:00 +0800
MSBA alumni win two competitions at CIKM AnalytiCup 2017 /?id=2287:2017-cikm-analyticup /?id=2287:2017-cikm-analyticup 14 December 2017 – Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) alumni performed well in the ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) AnalytiCup 2017, winning two out of the four challenges.

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MSBA alumni win two competitions at CIKM AnalytiCup 2017 Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:00:00 +0800
New Hot Tech Innovators Report Identifies Innovative Startups and In-Store Technologies that Are Driving and Shaping the Future of Smart Retail /?id=2311:2017-visenze /?id=2311:2017-visenze ABI Research, a market-foresight advisory firm, identified ViSenze as one of seven solutions and innovative companies that look set to drive a retail revolution. ViSenze is co-founded by Professor Chua Tat-Seng and NUS Computing alumnus Li Guang Da. ViSenze uses artificial intelligence to deliver intelligent image recognition solutions to shorten the path of action for consumers to search and discover on the visual web.

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New Hot Tech Innovators Report Identifies Innovative Startups and In-Store Technologies that Are Driving and Shaping the Future of Smart Retail Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:05:00 +0800
Meet the Boss – Exclusive Interview with Zilliqa CEO Xinshu Dong /?id=2302:2017-zilliqa-xinshu /?id=2302:2017-zilliqa-xinshu Zilliqa is a new blockchain platform designed to scale in an open, permission-less distributed network securely with record-breaking transaction times. CEO Dong Xinshu and Blockchain Architect Jia Yaoqi are former PhD students in NUS School of Computing.

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Meet the Boss – Exclusive Interview with Zilliqa CEO Xinshu Dong Sat, 09 Dec 2017 08:05:00 +0800
NUS honours 15 alumni for outstanding contributions to alma mater and society /?id=2185:2017-nus-alumni-awards /?id=2185:2017-nus-alumni-awards Computer Engineering alumnus Lucas Ngoo, with NUS alumni Marcus Tan and Quek Siu Rui, received the Outstanding Young Alumni Award as a team, the first time a team accolade has been presented at the university's biennial alumni awards.

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NUS honours 15 alumni for outstanding contributions to alma mater and society Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:05:00 +0800
The Story of Jason Choo and 30 Hackathons /?id=2183:2017-jason-choo /?id=2183:2017-jason-choo NUS School of Computing alumnus Jason Choo's fire for hackathons and entrepreneurship was sparked during his university days, where he was introduced to booming startup ecosystems around the world that focused on bringing tech solutions to businesses. Choo has since participated in 30 hackathons since 2014 and is continuously joining more competitions to satisfy his insatiable thirst for learning about the latest technolgies and innovations across various industries.

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The Story of Jason Choo and 30 Hackathons Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:05:00 +0800
Computer Science alumni win Judges’ Choice Award at GameStart 2017 Indie Awards /?id=2172:2017songbirdsymphony /?id=2172:2017songbirdsymphony 9 November 2017 – Recent NUS Computing graduates Tan Kang Soon, Muhammad Hanif Bin Ghazali and Eu Yong Xue won the Judges’ Choice Award at the GameStart 2017 Indie Awards, held in Singapore from 14 to 15 October this year.

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Computer Science alumni win Judges’ Choice Award at GameStart 2017 Indie Awards Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:00:00 +0800
Finding Treasure in 'Trash' - These S'poreans Are Making Us Finish Up Extra Food With Discounts /?id=2166:2017-treatsure-kenneth-ham /?id=2166:2017-treatsure-kenneth-ham Computer Science alumnus Kenneth Ham co-founded Treatsure, Singapore's first reservation platform for surplus food. The app shares discounts on surplus food by various F&B outlets, reducing the amount of food waste.

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Finding Treasure in 'Trash' - These S'poreans Are Making Us Finish Up Extra Food With Discounts Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:05:00 +0800
'Proptech' takes buildings beyond bricks and mortar /?id=2158:2017-proptech-takes-buildings-beyond-brick-and-mortar /?id=2158:2017-proptech-takes-buildings-beyond-brick-and-mortar Rresh graduate Peter Widjaja set up Hubble, a proptech startup, with his friends while studying Information Systems at the National University of Singapore. Revenue hit a "seven-figure" amount last year and the company has seen the number of clients increase from six last year to 15 by the middle of this year.

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'Proptech' takes buildings beyond bricks and mortar Tue, 03 Oct 2017 08:05:00 +0800
Singaporean start-up Doctorbell enhances patient care using digital health /?id=2139:2017doctorbell /?id=2139:2017doctorbell Digital health start-up Doctorbell has started a collaboration with the Singapore General Hospital Accident & Emergency (A&E) to develop interventional patient engagement systems to reduce costly readmissions. Doctorbell was founded by NUS Computing Alumni Patrick Poh, Ming Xiang Tham and Nicholas Chewin mid 2016, and is a full-fledged patient engagement system that enhances patient education, healthcare provider productivity, and facilitates patient-doctor communication.

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Singaporean start-up Doctorbell enhances patient care using digital health Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:05:00 +0800