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Ravi Shankar among performers in Arts & Lectures lineup

Photo of Ravi Shankar

Legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar (right), renowned Brazilian guitarist and songwriter Caetano Veloso, South African trumpeter Hugh Masekela, Senegalese superstar Youssou N'Dour, and National Public Radio's Peabody Award-winning correspondent Scott Simon are among the highlights of the upcoming Arts & Lectures season. (Photo: Vincent Limongelli) [More]

Program color-codes Wikipedia text to indicate trustworthiness

The online reference site Wikipedia enjoys immense popularity despite nagging doubts about the reliability of entries written by its all-volunteer team. A new program developed at UCSC aims to help with the problem by color-coding an entry's individual phrases based on contributors' past performance. [More]