August 12, 2003
ABB, cosponsor of the 4th Annual Computer Society International Design Competition (CSIDC) recently announced the winning teams in this year’s competition based on the theme of added value: turning computers into systems. More than 170 teams competed. First place went to a team from National Taiwan University, who also won the Microsoft Multimedia Award, for their Novel Educative Wireless Style project. The software provided a novel approach to distance and classroom learning through wireless technology. The team integrated instant messaging and other learning aids to increase online interaction in the classroom.