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Stanford researchers build diver robot

Researchers at Stanford University have built a humanoid robot that can function underwater. Named 'OceanOne', the robot was conceived and built from the ground...

Intel-GE Care Innovations Holds First Hackathon

Intel-GE Care Innovations, in partnership with MIT Hacking Medicine, StartX, and Stanford Medical School hosted its first ever hackathon on the campus of Stanford...

EdCast Raises $6M

EdCast, a Stanford StartX company that creates knowledge cloud platforms for organizations to collaborate upon, has completed a $6 million Series A round of financing led by SoftBank Capital. Mitch Kapor (Kapor Capital), Menlo Ventures, Novel TMT Ventures, Cervin Ventures, Aarin Capital, NewSchools Venture Fund/ CoLab, and the Stanford StartX Fund.

How Apple Handles Bonded Labor, Conflicted Minerals, Hazardous Waste

Apple has released its eighth annual Supplier Responsibility progress report. The company says it enforced its supplier code of conduct through 451 audits, at multiple...

Harvard, Stanford Alumni Distinc.tt Gay App ‘You Can Bring Home To Mom’

Distinc.tt, an app incubated at Harvard Business School, and Stanford's StartX, launched in public beta on Tuesday. Distinc.tt is a social network for the LGBT...

IBM Supercomputer Literally Bursting Bubbles For Fluid Dynamics Study

Scientists at the ETH Zurich university and IBM Research, in collaboration with the Technical University of Munich and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL),...

Stanford Researchers Bring Back Carbon Transistors To Computing

A team of Stanford engineers has built a basic functional computer using carbon nanotubes. The research was led by Stanford professors Subhasish Mitra and H.S....

Stanford To Offer Joint Computer Science MS/MBA Degree Program

For the first time, a joint Stanford Computer Science MS/MBA degree program will be available to graduate students in the 2014-2015 academic year. The joint...

Nissan To Sell Autonomous Cars By 2020

Nissan will be ready with multiple, commercially-viable Autonomous Drive vehicles by 2020, says the company. Autonomous driving will be achieved at 'realistic prices' for consumers,...

2013 Katayanagi Prize Winners In Computer Science Also Have Oscars

Stanford University's Pat Hanrahan and Cornell University's Doug L. James, computer scientists whose innovations in computer graphics have enhanced such movies as Avatar, Hugo,...

Stanford Ignite Goes To India

The Stanford Graduate School of Business started its first part-time Stanford Ignite certificate program in innovation and entrepreneurship in Bangalore. Aimed at non-business technical professionals,...

Motorola Mobility Inks Research Deal With Top US Universities

Motorola Mobility's Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) group is entering into a  collaboration agreement with Carnegie Mellon University and seven other top U.S. research...

Stanford University, ZSpace Collaborating On Virtual 3D Imagery

The Stanford University School of Medicine's Division of Clinical Anatomy has joined zSpace's Academic Advisory Council, a network of universities focused on advancing innovation,...

Mark Your Calendars: National Robotics Week Is Around The Corner

The fourth annual National Robotics Week, April 6-14, 2013, is expected to bring together engineers, scientists, students and families to share a passion for...