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Building virtual towns to expand vocabulary

14 May 2011 Department of Computer Science , Student , Alum , News Media

NUS Computing students and alumni have developed a vocabulary game which involves kindergarten children setting up virtual towns using a deck of cards, a laptop and a web camera. The game won the top prize in the tertiary student category at the Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation Awards in September last year.

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Top essay probes inequality in Asia

07 December 2010 Department of Computer Science , Alum , News Media

Computer Engineering alumnus Sarabjit Singh beat 400 other contestants from 21 countries to win a regional essay competition that aimed to generate fresh ideas for tackling key challenges to Asia's competitiveness and development.

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It's okay to fail and try again

11 August 2010 Department of Computer Science , Alum , News Media

 Computer Engineering alumnus and TenCube CEO talks about the people who inspired him to become an entrepreneur.

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McAfee to buy S'pore start-up

31 July 2010 Department of Computer Science , Alum , News Media

 Tencube, a local startup founded by Computer Engineering alumnus Darius Cheung, will soon be acquired by anti-virus giant McAfee for possibly more than $5 million.

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Top youth award for JJ Lin, 5 others

02 July 2009 Department of Computer Science , Alum , News Media

Computer Science graduate Dr. Tong Joo Chuan has been awarded this year's Singapore Youth Award (SYA), together with five other individuals.

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