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USC students building a working Holodeck

Project Holodeck makes use of Oculus Rift, PlayStation Move, and Razer Hydra to create virtual-reality gaming.

By July 24, 2012

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Is 3D printing the future of home building?

A USC professor says a 3D printer makes it possible to build a 2,500-square-foot home in less than a day.

By January 22, 2014

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Supercomputing simulation employs 156,000 Amazon processor cores

To simulate 205,000 molecules as quickly as possible for a USC simulation, Cycle Computing fired up a mammoth amount of Amazon servers around the globe.

By November 12, 2013

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Holograms of Holocaust survivors let crucial stories live on

History preserved: As the aging Holocaust survivor population dwindles, USC scientists scurry to create life-size 3D holograms that can answer viewer questions through Siri-like voice-recognition technology.

By February 11, 2013

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BigDog's robo-puppy wants to go walkies

USC researchers have upgraded Boston Dynamics' LittleDog robot with better walking chops. Think of it as Aibo's hunter-killer cousin.

By June 1, 2010

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Hollywood meets Hawaii

CBS CMO George Schweitzer discusses the creation of a Hawaii Five-0 theme song video featuring two stars of the show and the USC Trojan Marching Band.

By September 17, 2010

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Gamers: Skinny but depressed

Gamers are not chubby. They are depressed and skinny. So says a new study by a team of researchers at USC, PARC, and the University of Delaware.

By September 18, 2008

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Digitizing Holocaust memories

USC system backed by Spielberg and Sun uses robots to help make more than 100,000 hours of genocide testimonials videotaped on Betacam SP available on the Internet.

By October 20, 2008

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Imagining the tech world in 2050

At an IBM-USC event to explore the intersection of creative arts, science, and technology, five top IBM scientists offer predictions for supercomputers, green tech, medicine, and more.

By May 2, 2008

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Steve Ballmer interested in buying NBA's Clippers?

The former Microsoft CEO reportedly met with Shelly Sterling, wife of the infamous Donald, with a view to buying the team.

By May 26, 2014