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Department of Computing Science

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News - Computing Science

Top-listed AI startups in Sweden based on research at Umeå University
Published: 21 Oct, 2020

Algoryx, Infobaleen, Prediktera and Shimmercat are all among the brightest startups within AI in Sweden.

Privacy: an important concept of our time
Published: 15 Oct, 2020

Vu studies the need for only privacy-guarantee and privacy concern analysis in machine learning with big data.

Spin-off Elastisys part of fog computing project
Published: 05 Oct, 2020

Elastisys is part of a project with novel fog computing technologies for smart water management.

Graduate school a future of groundbreaking research in AI
Published: 30 Sep, 2020

Six PhD students from Umeå participated in the first meeting of WASP-HS humanities and social sciences.

What do you do when cloud resources are insufficient?
Published: 29 Sep, 2020

Lars Larsson approaches the cloud resource problem from both cloud providers and customers point of view.