FourSquare has introduced a layer concept that will allow you to view physical map spaces through a number of outside sources of information. More examples at...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 6, 2010 at 07:59 PM
Good overview article in a local paper about how companies are using advanced technologies to understand the shopping progress. With frequent mention of P&G. Yes...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 6, 2010 at 07:19 PM
NSF/CISE has just announced a new program at the Interface between Computer Science and Economics & Social Science (ICES): Computational thinking has the potential...Erwin Gianchandani From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | July 6, 2010 at 07:10 PM
I recently ran across some statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau that I found interesting.
By 2008, the number of text messages sent on cell phones (357 per... From Computer Science Teachers Association | July 6, 2010 at 05:07 PM
Good introductory CWorld piece on writing Apps for multiple mobile smartphone platforms. I have talked to friends who have done both and there is lots of support...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 6, 2010 at 12:14 PM
Woot calls out Associated Press for plagiarism Lovely Woot piece today, pointing out that if Woot quoted AP the way AP quoted Woot, they would demand payment. AP's...Simon Phipps From Wild WebMink | July 6, 2010 at 12:06 PM
Bernhard Koutschan posted a compilation of the most important algorithms. The goal is to determine the 5 most important algorithms. Out of his list, I would select...Daniel Lemire From Daniel Lemire's Blog | July 6, 2010 at 11:52 AM
From the National Academies in 2009: Technology, Policy, Law, and Ethics Regarding U.S. Acquisition and Use of Cyberattack Capabilities. It's 390 pages.
schneier From Schneier on Security | July 6, 2010 at 11:00 AM
Congress mandates periodic assessments of the federal Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) program — the program under which 14...Ed Lazowska From The Computing Community Consortium Blog | July 6, 2010 at 03:06 AM
A redesigned Kurzweil AI site is up, and also an associated blog. We know Ray Kurzweil for his work on intelligence and singularity. Worth watching for tracking...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 6, 2010 at 01:45 AM
AT&T's switch from unlimited data to a tiered data payment program means that you may start paying for seeing complex ads on your IPhone. It will make sense toMore...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 5, 2010 at 04:52 PM
From the BBC, a stunning picture of ancient cosmic light. Microwave radiation on to the infrared. Gathering data and assembling it into a visualization. A bit...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 5, 2010 at 04:41 PM
Within CS theory who ended up at what jobs?
Neither Lance nor I knows this.
But YOU do--- collectively!
So, I ask you, the readers, to leave comments about
who...GASARCH From Computational Complexity | July 5, 2010 at 04:41 PM
...water molecules differ slightly in their isotope ratios depending on the minerals at their source. ...researchers found that water samples from...schneier From Schneier on Security | July 5, 2010 at 03:00 PM
The move to non conscious elements of decision making as opposed to rational processes is interesting and getting more common. Worth following. : Draftfcb opens...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 5, 2010 at 02:40 PM
In ReadWriteWeb, just examined: ' ... Tagwhat, an augmented reality creation and distribution system, publicly launched this week bringing the world of augmented...Franz Dill From The Eponymous Pickle | July 5, 2010 at 02:24 PM
Groklaw – Open Core and OSI Pamela picks up both my article and Mark's and asks the obvious question. For the record, Mark is wrong to assert that I think only...Simon Phipps From Wild WebMink | July 5, 2010 at 12:05 PM
From Computer Science Teacher Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson
Did you have a good Fourth of July weekend? technically a holiday for me today as the real day come on the Sunday. I understand it was a bit of a holiday in Norway...Alfred Thompson From Computer Science Teacher Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson | July 5, 2010 at 10:36 AM
Despite appearance, the blog hasn't yet disappeared. I was on family vacation somewhere tropical. Even though I was on vacation, it didn't always feel like vacation...Michael Mitzenmacher From My Biased Coin | July 4, 2010 at 11:48 PM