Like model theory, fiction deploys a theory and an interpretation. An interpretation that makes the statements of the theory true demonstrates consistency, in...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | December 30, 2016 at 10:17 PM
Despite more than two decades of consistent public warnings that have reached the highest levels of government, cybersecurity throughout much of the world is in...John Arquilla From BLOG@CACM | December 19, 2016 at 02:24 PM
As forecasters attempt to understand exactly what happened in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the data itself may hold vital clues.
Sheldon H. Jacobson, Jason J. Sauppe, and Steven E. Rigdon From BLOG@CACM | December 2, 2016 at 01:21 PM
The Newsletter of the Committee on Computing and Philosophy of the American Philosophical Association offers a wide range of scholarly work in the philosophy of...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | November 29, 2016 at 12:22 PM
Researchers should not treat practitioners as mere objects of their studies or simple sources of data, but work towards creating research partnerships with practitioners...Zeljko Obrenovic From BLOG@CACM | November 1, 2016 at 10:56 AM
In our opinion, database decay results from the multi-department organization of large implementations.Michael Stonebraker, Raul Castro Fernandez, Dong Deng, and Michael Brodie From BLOG@CACM | October 24, 2016 at 12:00 AM
Star Trek has inspired generations to pursue science and technology careers, not a few of whom have transformed part of it into technological and commercial fact...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | September 8, 2016 at 12:00 AM