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Complexity Year in Review 2010

Complexity Theorem of the year goes to Ryan Williams for his exciting separation of NEXP from ACC0, just one of many exciting papers this year. The runner up is...

links for 2010-12-29
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-12-29

The DMCA Re-Fanged: Courts Now At Odds Over Copyright Protection for Software Security Devices Bad news here about the DMCA in America being given unwanted and...

Videos of UX Week 2010
From Putting People First

Videos of UX Week 2010

At the end of August Adaptive Path held its UX Week 2010 in San Francisco and uploaded videos of all the presentations a little after. I only noticed them now....

Mobile Business Intelligence
From The Eponymous Pickle

Mobile Business Intelligence

Emerging Tech: Business Intelligent Apps go Mobile.  Fairly good CW overview piece that is worth a look.  Includes some simple real examples.  I agree this can...

Nivea Facebook Promotion
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nivea Facebook Promotion

An example of a contest style  Nivea Facebook promotion in Mashable.

Terrorism Reading List
From Schneier on Security

Terrorism Reading List

Interesting interview, discussing five books (none of which I've read, by the way).

? Your Rights Or Their Copyrights?
From Wild WebMink

? Your Rights Or Their Copyrights?

What crime do you have to commit where you live to be forbidden to walk on the streets? Removal of basic rights is a matter of criminal not civil law so moves to...

Where in the World (of Career Clusters) is Computer Science?
From Computer Science Teachers Association

Where in the World (of Career Clusters) is Computer Science?

Since I have spent most of the last twelve months of my work life aligning the proposed revision to our standard course of study to the career clusters, I seem...

links for 2010-12-28
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-12-28

The first truly honest privacy policy Whenever you see any claim to be respecting your privacy, this is what they actually mean. (tags: privacy, policy, satire,...

AI Revolution
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Revolution

I was involved in the development of AI applications for a large company.  A dozen people developed applications for five years.   A few applications were veryAn...

Snowflakes in 3D
From The Eponymous Pickle

Snowflakes in 3D

Snowflakes under an electron microscope.  No 3D glasses required, only the old eye-crossing and relaxing trick.  Phenomenal to see the details of structure there...

Algorithms on Wall Street
From The Eponymous Pickle

Algorithms on Wall Street

In Wired: The increasing use of artificial intelligence on Wall Street.  I remember going to a number of presentations on this once before, at the Santa Fe Institute...

An Honest Privacy Policy
From Schneier on Security

An Honest Privacy Policy

Funny: The data we collect is strictly anonymous, unless you've been kind enough to give us your name, email address, or other identifying information. And even...

Smart Swarms Book  Reviewed
From The Eponymous Pickle

Smart Swarms Book Reviewed

Just read: The Smart Swarm: How Understanding Flocks, Schools, and Colonies Can Make Us Better at Communicating, Decision Making, and Getting Things Done.  by Peter...

? Delicious Fiction
From Wild WebMink

? Delicious Fiction

Cory Doctorow

This Suspicious Photography Stuff Is Confusing
From Schneier on Security

This Suspicious Photography Stuff Is Confusing

See: Last week, Metro Transit Police received a report from a rider about suspicious behavior at the L'Enfant Plaza station and on an Orange Line train to Vienna...

Interesting Links 27 December 2010
From Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Interesting Links 27 December 2010

If you are like me and like most teachers you are still on vacation. You have had enough of celebrations and eating large meals and finally have some time to think...

IPhone Apps Resources
From The Eponymous Pickle

IPhone Apps Resources

A good post on Apps and other resources for the IPhone.   Worth a look.

links for 2010-12-26
From Wild WebMink

links for 2010-12-26

WPHNA World Public Health Nutrition Association Very interesting article (series of articles really) that asserts that the whole concept of using a "food pyramid"...

Recorded Future Visualizes Foreign Relations via VIP Travels
From The Eponymous Pickle

Recorded Future Visualizes Foreign Relations via VIP Travels

I have mentioned the Recorded Future company here a number of times.  Their innovative methods allows you you analyze specific time dimension relationships among...
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