Issue No. 08 - August (2005 vol. 38)
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<p>Hungarian Teen Wins Computer Society Prize at Intel Science Fair<div>Daniel Ratai of John von Neumann Computer Science High School in Budapest, Hungary, received a $700 IEEE Computer Society prize at the 2005 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Ratai's project, "Leonar3Do 3D for All," adds 3D and touchscreen functionality to an ordinary PC.</div></p><p>Taulbee Survey PhD Numbers Rise in 2003-2004<div>The 189 US and Canadian computer science and engineering departments who responded to a Computing Research Association survey reported a total of 1,032 PhDs awarded in 2004, representing an increase of more than 17 percent over the previous year, the highest number of PhD graduates in almost a decade.</div></p>
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B. Ward, "Computer Society Connection," in Computer, vol. 38, no. , pp. 68-72, 2005.