Recognise CBSE-offered computer courses for admission: UGC to varsities

Recognise CBSE-offered computer courses for admission: UGC to varsities

 The UGC has asked universities to recognise the CBSE-offered computer programmes from the upcoming session, which comes as a relief to students facing troubles taking admissions to undergraduate programmes for having studied Informatics Practices in Class XII.

IIT student Abishek Pant of Pune bags Rs 2 crore pay offer from Google!

IIT student Abishek Pant of Pune bags Rs 2 crore pay offer from Google!

It seems blockbuster offers are raining for Indian aspirants from search engine giant Google.

Less 'geeky' classrooms attract girls to computer science

Small changes in classroom design such as replacing "Star Trek" posters by that of art and nature pictures help attract more girls to computer science, new research has found.

UK scientists developing computer to predict accurate weather

British computer scientists have been working on three new projects aimed at unlocking the potential of cutting-edge computer processors which could contribute to applications including more accurate weather predictions.

Hipster or Goth: New algorithm identifies your urban tribe

Computers may soon be able to tell from your photos which "urban tribe" - hipsters, bikers, surfers or goth - you belong to, scientists say.

New 3-D imaging technique developed

Scientists have developed a new 3-D imaging technique that allows for more accurate approximations of the shapes of the original objects.

IBM creates computer powered by `electronic blood`

IBM has unveiled a prototype of its new brain-inspired computer that is fed by "electronic blood."

Will.I.Am returns to school

Black Eyed Peas star Will.I.Am is going back to school this year to study computer science.

India far behind US in number of computer science PhDs: Microsoft

India is far behind countries like US when it comes to the number of PhDs in computer science engineering, though the country has seen an increase in their number of late, Microsoft officials said today.

Scientists use computer science to crack Indus Valley script

A team of Indian and American researchers is using mathematics and computer science to try to piece together information about the still-unknown script of the Indus Valley civilisation, which dates back to 4,000 years.

Scientists use computer science to crack Indus Valley script

A team of Indian and American researchers is using mathematics and computer science to try to piece together information about the still-unknown script of the Indus Valley civilisation, which dates back to 4,000 years.