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UI faculty tout benefits of working with media to promote research

Kearney [Hank Lab co-director] says the benefits of publicity are both long-term and short-term. In the short term, publicity can help a researcher secure grant funding.

Ethereum Foundation Grant to Support Aaron Stump's Research

The Ethereum Foundation has given $25,097 to The University of Iowa to support the research of Prof. Aaron Stump, Computer Science.

Chowdhury et al.: New flaws in 4G, 5G allow attackers to intercept calls and track phone locations

"The paper [... ] details the attacks: the first is ToRPEDO, which exploits a weakness in the paging protocol that carriers use to notify a phone before a call or text message comes through.

CS Alumna featured in "Iowa ‘Grows Its Own’ to Fill the HPC Workforce Pipeline"

UI Research Services Director Ben Rogers accepts the fact that Iowa’s specialists are courted by corporate recruiters.

AMCS Alum/Segre Advisee: From a Church in Philadelphia, Sports Reference Informs the World

Sports Reference’s seven websites are usually updated automatically, mostly from official feeds of statistics that the company pays for.

Jones on "Georgia voting irregularities..." - Politico

"It's the Catch-22 that's been around forever where you can't get any legal support [to investigate] unless you've got proof that something went wrong.

Rector et al. develop app to help the visually impaired with help from Microsoft

"Kyle Rector said the app uses camera sensors to tell users if they are veering from their lane on a walking track.

IPR: Hourcade et al. on "Digital Natives Lack Experience Tinkering with Technology"

Kids today have access to technology that would have seemed like science fiction when their parents and grandparents were young.

Rector et al. recent Microsoft AI for Accessibility grantees

"Researchers at the University of Iowa are developing an intelligent application for people who are blind or with low vision to independently walk or jog around a 400-meter track.