Bouman, who inadvertently became the face of the project when a photo of her went viral, spoke in detail about what it took to capture that now-famous image of a black hole.
Coupa Café announced an additional location in a Facebook post on Thursday evening. Starting spring quarter, the family-owned coffee business will be operating a kiosk on the other side of Hewlett 200’s revolving stage, securing its monopoly over caffeinated beverages at Stanford. “Hewlett 200 seats thousands of students each and every day,” said owner Jean…
On Saturday and Sunday, Huang Engineering basement buzzed with activity from participants in health++, the third annual health-focused hackathon.
Netflix Machine Learning Director Tony Jebara discussed the role of machine learning in personalized streaming services during a presentation to a packed audience at the Hewlett Teaching Center on Monday. Jebara’s talk was the second in this quarter’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Real Life Seminar Series, offered to students as the one-unit course CME 500.
On Feb. 23, Stanford filed a federal lawsuit against multiple Hewlett-Packard companies, seeking millions in damages for HP’s purported chemical contamination of “substantial portions” of 1601 S. California Avenue — land that Stanford owns — during a grading project sometime between 1970 and 1999. The named corporations in the original lawsuit are Hewlett-Packard Company and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and Agilent Technologies.
The second-largest classroom on campus, Hewlett 200, is no longer large enough to hold the 700-plus students enrolled in CS106A this quarter. Representatives from the Stanford University Fire Marshal’s Office visited Wednesday’s lecture in the 498-person capacity room.
Heading out into the jungle of Stanford will allow you to see different types of people all existing together. It can be confusing and even overwhelming at first, so here’s a little scientific guide to help you pick out some of the most prevalent species of students here in the wild of the Farm…
HP ditches Cupertino … PAMF looks back on almost-affiliation … End of canine freedom in Lake Lag … Teaching hospitals … Chinese books … Bieber Fever breaks Internet record … Stanford (and other) news from around the web for July 16, 2010.