Sometimes you decide that you need a specific theoretical result. For example, you may need a closed form formula for a given quantity. Yet, you barely know how... From Daniel Lemire's Blog | February 19, 2009 at 12:00 AM
Herb Sorensen of TNS posts another great article about the current cluttered environment in retail and how we need to think more about design that shows as opposed...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | February 18, 2009 at 07:34 PM
I'm sitting in my office printing out cards to send to students to invite them to enroll in a computer course. I am using the AP Potential list from the College... From Computer Science Teachers Association | February 18, 2009 at 06:26 PM
Hi fellow nerds. Scotland on Rails was sold out before I could get a ticket, but I'll be at FOWA Dublin next month. The lineup looks great and I'm sure we'll have...Johannes Fahrenkrug From Springenwerk Blog | February 18, 2009 at 03:41 PM
President Barack Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 today, a move that is critically important for computing research.
Indeed, this...Peter Lee From CSDiary | February 18, 2009 at 05:01 AM
Mandy Brown, creative director at W. W. Norton & Company, wrote a nice story on A List Apart about understanding the needs of readers in web design. Despite the...Experientia From Putting People First | February 18, 2009 at 12:00 AM
Ruzena Bajcsy (University of California, Berkeley) and Klara Nahrstedt (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) have provided the following argument for the...Peter Lee From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | February 17, 2009 at 10:05 PM
Alison Bolen, SASCom editor in chief, has some good notes on the Analytics 101 webcast, which I menaged to miss due to other engagments.Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | February 17, 2009 at 09:23 PM
Two Carnegie Mellon Computer Science professors, Ryan O’Donnell and Luis von Ahn, have been awarded 2009 Sloan Foundation Research Fellowships. Three CMU CS alumni...Peter Lee From CSDiary | February 17, 2009 at 08:16 PM
Penguin Computing today announced availability of Mellanox’s BridgeX series of multi-protocol gateway systems on their Application-Ready HPC cluster solutions.
Penguin...John Leidel From insideHPC | February 17, 2009 at 07:05 PM
About a week ago the NYTimes had an article on Google's Power Meter Project. Jim Stogdill has a good followup article on O'Reilly Radar where he looks into more...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | February 17, 2009 at 06:44 PM
Officials at the Rocky Mountain Supercomputing Center have announced that their new IBM supercomputer is ready for business. The new Butte, Montana supercomputing...John Leidel From insideHPC | February 17, 2009 at 06:42 PM