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Hack Day 2016

Combining technology, healthcare and innovation at NHS Hack Day

25 February 2016

Students and staff from the Cardiff University School of Computer Science & Informatics enjoyed a fun and successful day at the NHS Hack Day recently, winning a number of prizes.

Game of Codes

Students enter the ‘Game of Codes’

17 December 2015

Budding computer coders gather at Cardiff University for the final of software development competition

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Cyber risk research recognised by world-leading insurers

1 December 2015

University researchers pick up award for developing new methods to detect malicious links on Twitter

National Software Academy

University launches ‘National Software Academy’

12 October 2015

New software engineering degree programme will equip graduates with “on the job” experience required by employers.

tab on computer showing Twitter URL

Scientists combat cyber-attacks on Twitter

30 September 2015

University researchers develop intelligent system to identify malicious links spread through social media

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Detecting crime using social media

12 August 2015

‘World-leading’ predictive tools will be used by Met Police to monitor real-time crime events.

National Software Academy a hit at Digital 2015

12 June 2015

The National Software Academy has made quite an impact at Digital 2015, Wales' largest festival of digital inspiration and innovation.

CCTV cameras

Fight-sensing cameras to cut crime on Britain’s streets

12 February 2015

Cardiff researchers develop 'smart' cameras that guide police before anyone gets hurt.

Professor Ralph Martin

Cardiff Professor receives People’s Republic of China Friendship Award

7 October 2014

Prof Ralph Martin receives Friendship Award for contribution to academia.

ImprompDo

ImprompDo

7 August 2014

Researchers develop new ‘impromptu productivity’ app.

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Twitter shows love for Lee Rigby

22 May 2014

Love triumphs over hate in Twitter reaction to Lee Rigby murder.

Learned Society of Wales

7 May 2014

15 members of staff elected as Fellows.

Cyber security

Forging links with cyber security firm

2 May 2014

State of the art European Security Operations Centre established in Cardiff.

World wide web

Tracing public opinion

5 December 2013

Social media study examines community impact of Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder.

engineers and scientists

New centres to train tomorrow's engineers and scientists

22 November 2013

Cardiff benefits as Willetts announces £350M for postgraduate study

Facial Imaging

Next step in facial imaging

2 August 2013

Team enter new dimension in 3D facial imaging.

Reading the unreadable

22 May 2013

'Unopenable' scrolls will yield their secrets to new x-ray system.

Treating the virtual patient

19 April 2013

Technology takes medical research and training to a different dimension.

Combating cybercrime

26 March 2013

Understanding the human and technical factors

Forecasting the future

22 March 2013

Can social data predict offline social phenomena?