Akiva Thalheim, Social Media Editor
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A team of robotic engineers hopes to develop robots that will revolutionize the construction industry.
Oct 15, 2019
The center will study the role of social media in politics, including how social media influences political ideologies and how fake news is spread.
Oct 14, 2019
The researchers found two pages posing as fact-checking sites are investing in political advertising leading up to the Canadian Federal Election.
Oct 9, 2019
The new major consists of five courses in data science and four each in computer science and mathematics.
Sep 16, 2019
Dating apps are deeply addictive, exploitative and dehumanizing — and there’s no way to escape them.
Sep 8, 2019
All five sharks declined to invest in Stern graduate student Kyle Bergman’s company, Swoveralls, citing issues with growth and the sustainability of the product.
Apr 23, 2019
A report from NYU’s AI Now Institute highlighted how a lack of diversity in the artificial intelligence industry has influenced discriminatory technology.
Apr 22, 2019
The bot will assist students traveling from foreign countries to the U.S. through the immigration and customs process.
Mar 31, 2019
From digital assistants to medical image analysis, Professor Yann LeCun said artificial intelligence will continue to improve society.
Mar 28, 2019
The university hopes to launch an on-demand care services app in 2020 that will initially offer features such as babysitting and tutoring.
Mar 11, 2019
In “Conversations,” Hamilton will speak with students, alumni and professors he sees as impactful.
Mar 7, 2019
In an open letter, President Hamilton and Tandon Dean Kovačević asked Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to reconsider a headquarters in New York City.
Mar 5, 2019
Hundreds of members of the NYU community attended Thursday’s Venture Showcase, in which 41 of NYU’s top startups presented.
Feb 22, 2019
Students across all three of NYU’s degree-granting campuses participated in a Hackathon with total prizes valued at over $28,000.
Feb 19, 2019
BobChat, a chatbot intended to answer questions about NYU, initially led to concerns and memes, but NYU has since ironed some of those kinks out.
Feb 14, 2019
Prominent entrepreneur Mark Cuban talked to members of the NYU community about his early career before discussing entrepreneur's businesses in a so-called “Stern Tank.”
Jan 30, 2019