With all the talk about the failure of airport security to detect the PETN that the Christmas bomber sewed into his underwear -- and to think I've been using the...schneier From Schneier on Security | January 4, 2010 at 12:28 PM
I started 2009 with an interest in Web 2.0 OLAP and collaborative data processing. The field of collaborative data processing has progressed tremendously. Last...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | January 4, 2010 at 12:14 PM
The January-February edition of Interactions Magazine — exploring the evolving nature of experiences, people and technology — is online and some articles are available...Experientia From Putting People First | January 4, 2010 at 10:57 AM
Two years ago, ethnographer danah boyd had the blogosphere abuzz with her look at class-based divisions between teens on MySpace and Facebook, writes Dana Oshiro...Experientia From Putting People First | January 4, 2010 at 09:53 AM
Every second year, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics provides a ten-year forecast of job growth in all fields of employment.Ed Lazowska From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | January 4, 2010 at 06:50 AM
Geographical Information Systems (GIS) are an old interest of mine. They were used in the enterprise a number of times. Integrity Logic provides a nice view ofShuttle...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 3, 2010 at 08:19 PM
How you use your mobile phone has long reflected where you live. But the spirit of the machines may be wiping away cultural differences, claims The Economist.
The...Experientia From Putting People First | January 3, 2010 at 08:08 PM
Jay Parkinson, MD, MPH, is a doctor in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, who uses his experience in both clinical and preventive medicine to design consumer experiences and...Experientia From Putting People First | January 3, 2010 at 07:43 PM
That new phone or laptop may be giving you a warm glow, but beware a stealth attack on your happiness, warns Yair Amichai-Hamburger in The New Scientist.
“Our lifestyles...Experientia From Putting People First | January 3, 2010 at 07:36 PM
The BBC thinks that Augmented reality (AR) “is set to explode” this year.
“Futurologist Ian Pearson predicts an explosion of such services next year.
“I’m surprised...Experientia From Putting People First | January 3, 2010 at 07:29 PM
On December 31st 2009 we finished the process of moving our websites and our mail services to Italy.
Since the beginning of our company, we had hosted our websites...Experientia From Putting People First | January 3, 2010 at 06:50 PM
From Engadget: Not sure of the appropriateness of the patent application, but I like the continuing work at trying to find replacements for ways to control the...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 3, 2010 at 03:01 PM
One of the outcomes of the Harvard budget crisis is that the budget for Teaching Assistants has been brought into line. At Harvard, we've been ridiculously spoiled...Michael Mitzenmacher From My Biased Coin | January 3, 2010 at 02:39 PM
How appropriate of me to read a book on technology from 15 years ago after the decade that I think was the most exciting comes to a close. The funny thing is that...Gail Carmichael From The Female Perspective of Computer Science | January 3, 2010 at 02:20 PM
Happy New Year to the Noisy Community and everyone else in virtual earshot! I hope everyone is entering 2010 well-rested and ready for great things. And I don’t...Daniel Tunkelang From The Noisy Channel | January 3, 2010 at 09:42 AM
A plan to build an open web of books. ' ... The Internet Archive has unveiled their ambitious project called BookServer, which will allow users to find, buy, or...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 3, 2010 at 03:58 AM
Are we at an end of an era? ' ... AT&T told the FCC that the death of landlines is a matter of when , not if, and asked that a firm deadline be set for pulling...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | January 2, 2010 at 05:14 AM