How secret voice commands in YouTube could hijack your phone
7/18/2016 PCWorld - EECS Ph.D. student Nick Carlini, professor David Wagner and a team of Georgetown University researchers have revealed how secret commands could use voice-control tools like Siri and Google Now to take over your smartphone.
Berkeley and San Diego explore future of engineering education through making
7/1/2016 California Council on Science & Technology - UC Berkeley and UC San Diego, both located in world-renowned hubs of engineering education and high-tech innovation, have both invested in facilities that break the mold of traditional engineering education, looking to the Maker movement for inspiration.
The bloody battle against aging
6/29/2016 Berkeley Science Review - By examining the chemical makeup of young blood, bioengineers Irina Conboy and David Schaffer have discovered a drug that could turn back the age clock.
California is new headquarters for smart manufacturing institute
6/21/2016 - President Obama announced $140 million in funding on Monday for an advanced manufacturing institute headquartered at UCLA; Berkeley will host a regional center.
Berkeley Engineering is hopping this summer with programs to train current and future engineers.