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Intel Funds Social Computing Research Center At UC Irvine
2012-06-28 08:41:25

As technology pervades our daily life more and more, the study of how we interact with it will become increasingly valuable.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.