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We regularly report on the accomplishments and projects of our faculty, alumni, students and researchers. We also republish articles from CMU's main campus in Pittsburgh and from our industry and research partners. Articles from earlier in the year and news from previous years are available in the archives; use the left-hand navigation to view by year.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley campus amateur radio club the Wireless Innovators are fitting drones with Wi-Fi routers. In an emergency, these drones could save not only your internet connection, but your life as well. MORE
Friday, July 8, 2016Vivek Wadhwa, the former Triangle tech entrepreneur turned academic and author, is joining the faculty of Carnegie Mellon Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley MORE
Monday, June 13, 2016The FCC’s proposed updates to WEA message regulations are supported by extensive research—including research performed by faculty members at Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley (CMU-SV). MORE
Wednesday, June 1, 2016Machine-learning algorithms increasingly make decisions about credit, medical diagnoses, personalized recommendations, advertising and job opportunities, among other things, but exactly how usually remains a mystery. MORE
Thursday, May 19, 2016Professors from ECE’s Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley campuses have received College of Engineering Faculty Awards, which are given to faculty in recognition of their academic and research achievements. MORE
Tuesday, May 3, 2016CMU Silicon Valley Software Engineering students build their interviewing muscles at the Coding Gym, a place where students could meet in that same spirit of collaboration on a regular basis. MORE
Friday, April 1, 2016CMU's College of Engineering introduces VentureBridge, an entrepreneurship experience in Silicon Valley offering student teams the chance to “pre-incubate” an idea for a tech-based company. MORE
Wednesday, March 30, 2016Software Management alumnus Claud Wang in the driver’s seat of Uber’s expansion in China MORE
Thursday, March 3, 2016A police robot like you've never seen before roams Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley using real-time, on-site, 24-hour, 360° data collection cameras. MORE
Wednesday, February 17, 2016Karishma Shah (MS ’17), a current student of the Integrated Innovation Institute's part-time MS in Software Management program, has been selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 2016 list in the Consumer Technology category. MORE