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May 26th, 2015 | KIRO radio

University of Washington solves gender gap in computer science degrees Siena Dumas Ang, Ed Lazowska CSE

May 26th, 2015 | GeekWire

Smartphones on the playground Alexis Hiniker, Julie Kientz HCDE

May 21st, 2015 | The New York Times

Making computer science more inviting: A look at what works Ed Lazowska, CSE

May 21st, 2015 | Seattle Times

UW recognized for recruiting women to computer science Siena Dumas Ang, Jasmine Singh, Ed Lazowska CSE

May 21st, 2015 | Xconomy

UW recognized for promoting women in computer science Ed Lazowska, Allison Obourn, Crystal Eney, CSE

May 19th, 2015 | KUOW

Kirkland has the world's greenest road Steve Muench, CEE

May 19th, 2015 | Wired

Scientists tell us how your old pics will change time-lapse photography Ricardo Martin-Brualla, David Gallup, Steven Seitz, CSE

May 19th, 2015 | BBC

Timelapse videos from holiday snaps Ricardo Martin-Brualla, CSE

May 18th, 2015 | NPR

Deaf jam: Experiencing music through a cochlear implant Les Atlas, EE

May 18th, 2015 | Washington Post

UW researchers turned millions of random Flickr images into beautiful time lapses Ricardo Martin Brualla, CSE

May 18th, 2015 | The Verge

Public photos mined to create beautiful time-lapses Ricardo Martin-Brualla, Steven Seitz, CSE

May 18th, 2015 |

Limit phone use at playgrounds? Many parents try but fail Alexis Hiniker, HCDE

May 18th, 2015 | GeekWire

Texting at the playground Julie Kientz, HCDE

May 13th, 2015 |

Fulfilling our energy future’s potential: 5 key challenges Dan Schwartz, CEI/ChemE

May 11th, 2015 | UK Mirror

Send a secret map message that can only be decoded by walking Daniela Rosner, HCDE

May 11th, 2015 |

Engineers hijack teleoperated robot Tamara Bonaci, Howard Chizeck EE

May 8th, 2015 | Ars Technica

Researchers craft network attack to “hack” surgical robot (sort of) Tamara Bonaci, Howard Chizeck, Junjie Yan, Jeffrey Herron (EE) a

May 8th, 2015 | Fast Co. Design

Send a secret message you can only decode with a walk Daniela Rosner, HCDE

May 4th, 2015 |

Do you have sleep apnea? UW smartphone app can tell Rajalakshmi Nandakumar, CSE

May 3rd, 2015 | The New York Times

40 Busy Years Later, Paul Allen, a Microsoft Founder, Considers His Creation Oren Etzioni, CSE