News about the latest in technology related research, teaching and student success stories from Swinburne.
Game-based mobile learning may lead towards reducing the carbon footprint
Tue 04 Mar 2014
Swinburne University will lead a three and a half year project that aims to educate people to work collaboratively to adopt low carbon solutions.
Unlocking the genetic secrets of wheat
The need to increase agricultural productivity to feed the growing global population has led researchers to explore genetic factors to develop hardier crops
Metadata and the law: what your smartphone really says about you
Mon 03 Mar 2014
The move to mobile technology has opened up a wealth of metadata, but that information goes deeper than you may first think says Swinburne's Phillip Branch.
Older adults love online dating
Wed 26 Feb 2014
Swinburne's Associate Dean Karen Farquharson and Sue Malta write about the large number of older adults who are participating in online dating.
Personality differences: trolls and cyberstalkers aren't the same
Swinburne lecturer Troy Mcewan explains the difference between online trolls and cyberstalkers.
Student welfare is the top priority at Swinburne
Tue 25 Feb 2014
Safe@Swin is the new app on campus and connects students with all Swinburne's safety and support services.
MOOC to ‘seize the day’ and transform learning
Mon 17 Feb 2014
Free course addresses the challenges universities face worldwide by teaching new methods for technology-enabled learning.
Electric Vehicle Expo gives public chance to explore transport alternatives
Tue 11 Feb 2014
The Melbourne Electric Vehicle Expo aims to demystify some of the information around electric vehicles.
Swinburne signs deal to develop electric buses for Malaysia
Mon 10 Feb 2014
Swinburne has signed an MoU to develop electric powered buses which will be used in Malaysia.
Google and the European anti-trust deal – what does it mean?
Fri 07 Feb 2014
After years in the waiting, Google has finally struck a deal with the European Commission, writes Swinburne's Angela Daly.