U.S. News & World Report ranked UC Irvine in the top 10 among the nation’s public universities for both undergraduate game design and software engineering. Offered through the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (ICS), the Game Design and Interactive Media (GDIM) and Software Engineering majors prepare students for a wide range of career options.Continue reading
In this conversation with Chancellor’s Professor of Informatics Gloria Mark, the podcast explores many different facets of attention, including but not limited to how our attention span is decreasing, how technology is shaping our attention habits, the consequences of a struggling attention span, and many different solutions that we might consider to take back control of our attention. Gloria recently authored the book Attention Span, which will be released on Jan. 10, 2023.
From “teaching tech to grandma” to “crowdsourcing mental health messages,” researchers from UC Irvine’s Department of Informatics have explored a wide range of topics this year. This is evident from 23 of the papers being presented at the 25th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2022), one of the premier venues for research into the design and use of technologies that support collaborative work and life activities. The virtual conference started this week with an impressive showing from UCI’s Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (ICS).Continue reading