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January 19, 2012
Charles Litton was a magician of glass vacuum tube manufacture, father of the first practical glass-blowing lathe to mass produce tubes and other glass-based radio components.
November 30, 2011
Stanford University President John L. Hennessy will receive the 2012 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Medal of Honor, the technical society’s highest award given to an individual.
November 11, 2011
Teams of students from the two universities will compete against one another and Watson in an exhibition game of Jeopardy!
November 7, 2011
Students and faculty from Stanford and MIT can chat, collaborate or even do lunch thanks to an innovative communications portal that connects two university cafés.
October 25, 2011
McCarthy created the term ‘artificial intelligence’ and was a towering figure in computer science at Stanford most of his professional life.