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Turning ideas into a popping success!
What started as a bit of a joke between three friends has turned a meme into a furious competition to get to the top of a leader board! The rules are simple, the stakes are high. Welcome to Popcat.click.
Why I came back to study at Sheffield - April 21
In this blog post Grace talks about her experiences of starting her undergraduate degree as a second year direct entrant and also why she chose to come back and study her MSc with us despite there being a global pandemic.
Part 2: Why Sheffield is a great place to be a Computer Science student - Oct 20
The second in our series of blogs on the Digital Sector in Sheffield and why being a student here could really enhance your future.
10 years since Genesys - Oct 2020
Eva M. Barabas talks about her experiences since working for Genesys, 10 years ago.
Department of Computer Science hosts online Sheffield Startup event for students and graduates - July 20
Sheffield Startup Summer is a Student Enterprise event run as part of the Institute of Coding within the Department of Computer Science at the University of Sheffield.
10 Steps to Planning a big tech project during the lockdown - July 20
Blog from Damian Bemben on putting the skills he's learned at Sheffield into Practice
A Visiting Professor in Sheffield's Department of Computer Science - June 20
Thoughts from Prof. Dr. Jochen L. Leidner on his time in the department.
Institute of Coding Sheffield along with Beautiful Canoe - developer handbook - May 20
Does your student enterprise need a developer handbook? Over at Beautiful Canoe our developer handbook has become an essential part of how we deliver high quality products for clients. Now that, like everyone, we are working remotely, the handbook is more important to our productivity than ever.
World experts on spoken language processing and robotics gathered in Germany for a Dagstuhl Seminar on "Spoken Language Interaction with Virtual Agents and Robots" (SLIVAR) - Jan 20
In January 2020, world experts on spoken language processing and robotics gathered in Germany for a Dagstuhl Seminar on "Spoken Language Interaction with Virtual Agents and Robots" (SLIVAR).
Online Abuse toward Candidates during the UK General Election 2019 - Dec 19
This time the NLP group look at abuse during the General Election
Online abuse towards politicians rises ahead of General Election, study finds - Nov 19
Our NLP group looks at online abuse prior to the 2019 General Election
What I love about Sheffield - Oct 2019
Jodi Swift talks us through their favourite things about Sheffield, which will hopefully give you some inspiration of places to go and things to do, to get you started here