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BOOM 2015 Logo Contest Now Open

The prize is an Apple Mini iPad! BOOM LOGO IS USED FOR: SWAG-T-shrits, Invitations, Programs, Posters! On Our Website! Deadline, December 1st! Only Cornell students are eligible to enter. For all logos, these are the guidelines: The design must contain … Continue reading

BOOM offers a glimpse of computing future

By Bill Steele, Cornell Chronicle Imagine a scale that reads not only your weight, but also blood pressure, heart rate and other aspects of your condition, and automatically sends the data to the cloud for storage. Or a work light … Continue reading

Cornell students show off new inventions at annual technology showcase

By Matt Kelly, Ithaca Journal ITHACA — The future is here at Cornell University. Undergraduate and graduate students from Cornell Computing and Information Science, and the College of Engineering dazzled visitors with cutting-edge inventions at the 2014 BOOM — Bits On … Continue reading

Congratulations to the BOOM 2014 Award Winners!

Five original and very cool student projects took home six awards during today’s 17th Annual BOOM showcase. People’s Choice Award – CUAUV Where’s the BOOM? – B33P GE Imagination at Work Award – Pulso (Assistive Navigation Device for Visually Impaired … Continue reading

Checkers-playing robot to be showcased at BOOM 2014

WHAT: BOOM 2014 student research showcase in digital technology WHEN: Wednesday, March 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. WHERE: Atrium of Duffield Hall on Cornell campus, Ithaca, N.Y. ITHACA, N.Y. – From a game-playing robot arm to the smartest scale … Continue reading

Congratulations Daniel Wong, Winner of the BOOM 2014 Logo Contest!

Daniel Wong ’14, a graduate student in Mechanical Engineering, is this year’s winner of the BOOM 2014 logo contest.  Daniel’s “networked” design bested more than 20 other highly creative submissions to be featured during the premiere CIS event attended annually … Continue reading

The “BOOMlets” are coming May 11! Robots and video games galore!

BOOM 2013 doesn’t end with BOOM. There’s still time to be awed and entertained by cool student projects before summer officially arrives. On Saturday, May 11, check out the “Showtime! Presentation: What Can a Robot Do” at the Sciencenter and … Continue reading

BOOM offers games, gadgets and job opportunities

By Bill Steele, Cornell Chronicle If you want to see the future of technology, look at what today’s students are inventing. An array of examples was on display April 3 at the annual BOOM (Bits on Our Minds) exhibition in … Continue reading