The Communications site publishes two types of blogs. The BLOG@CACM expert blog resides on-site, and the Blogroll of syndicated blogs reside off-site. Both blogs rely on a continually evolving community of bloggers. If you would like to recommend a blogger or volunteer yourself for BLOG@CACM, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our bloggers discuss relevant computing topics and encourage comments about their posts.
Joel C. Adams Professor, Calvin College Parallel and Distributed Computing, Object-Oriented Programming
John Arquilla Professor, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School. Cybersecurity, Cyberwar
Saurabh Bagchi Professor, Purdue University Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science
Valerie Barr Professor, Mount Holyoke College
Herbert Bruderer Retired lecturer, ETH Zürich Didactics of Computer Science, History of Technology
Yegor Bugayenko Founder, CEO, Zerocracy Software Engineering
Ed H. Chi Research Scientist, Google Social Computing
Elizabeth F. Churchill Director of User Experience, Google Human-Computer Interaction
Philip Guo Assistant Professor
Mark Guzdial Professor, Computer Science & Engineering Division, Engineering Education Research program,
Robin K. Hill Adjunct Professor, University of Wyoming Philosophy of Computer Science
Jason Hong Professor, Human Computer Interaction Institute, School of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
Mobile Computing, Privacy and Security
John Langford Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research New York
Machine Learning, Learning Theory
Kate Matsudaira Founder, CEO, popforms Software Engineering, Technical Leadership
Bertrand Meyer Professor, Politecnico di Milano,
Ruben Ortega Engineering Site Lead Seattle,
Website and Search Innovation
Ramana Rao Head of Livefyre Engineering,
Daniel A. Reed Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Utah High-Performance Computing
Judy Robertson Professor of Digital Learning, University of Edinburgh Computer Science Education, Data Science Education, Human-Computer Interaction, Women in Computer Science
Michael Stonebraker Adjunct Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Databases
George K. Thiruvathukal Professor, Loyola University Chicago
Computer Systems, Software Engineering
Edwin Torres Adjunct Professor, Monmouth University
Software Engineering, Systems Engineering
These blogs reflect the geographic and intellectual scope of the computing world. Blog entries and related discussions are off-site.
ACM's Public Policy Office in Washington, DC, covers a wide range of issues to inform the computing community and the public about technology policy.
The ACM-W Council's blog celebrates, informs and supports women in computing in an effort to improve their working and learning environments.
danah boyd writes about youth culture, social network sites, social media, and other matters of interest.
Ubiquity Magazine's BLOG@UBIQUITY is where industry experts post their reflections and reactions to the computing world emerging all around us. The blog explores the new spaces of emerging possibilities and speculates on how those spaces might be influenced by computing technology, policies, and practices.
Lance Fortnow and Bill Gasarch write about theoretical computer science and the academic world.
Postings from faculty and staff at the Purdue University Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security.
Microsoft Academic Relations Manager Alfred Thompson writes about teaching computer science at the K-12 level.
This academic blog by Daniel Lemire, a researcher in data warehousing, features critical discussions on research in computer science.
Franz Dill explores the application of new information technologies in retail, marketing, analytics, knowledge delivery, sensory delivery, systems modeling and elsewhere.
Gail Carmichael, computing education program manager at Shopify, shares her passion for helping others enjoy computer science.
Greg Linden, founder of Geeky Ventures, comments on personalization and customization in Web search.
Richard J. Lipton, a professor of computer science at Georgia Tech, and Ken Regan, a professor of computer science at the University of Buffalo (SUNY), write about the theory of computation.
Michael I. Jordan is a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and the Department of Statistics at the University of California, Berkeley.
One of the pioneers of quantum computation, Michael Nielsen is writing a book on the future of science.
A Ph.D. student at the University of Amsterdam, whose research focus is on deep learning for information retrieval.
A professor of computer science at Harvard University, Michael Mitzenmacher writes about algorithms, networking, and information theory.
Software engineer Daniel Tunkelang covers information access and retrieval, social networks, decision theory, and more.
Mark Vanderbeeken's blog posts daily news about what’s happening worldwide in the field of experience design and people-centered innovation.
Bruce Schneier is the chief security technology officer for BT. His blog covers security and security technology.
Universal Acceptance is the concept that all domain names should be treated equally. The Universal Acceptance Steering Group is a community-based team working to help software developers and website owners understand how to update their systems to keep pace with an evolving domain name system.
Jean Yang is founder and CEO of Akita Software, an enterprise data monitoring company.
Industry insider Simon Phipps is a board member of the Open Source Initiative. He has worked as a field engineer, programmer, and systems analyst.
Yevgeniy Brikman's blog about software engineering, fitness, travel, and everything else.
Crossroads is the ACM magazine for students. Crossroads aims to provide readers with material that will stimulate, inform, and educate students of computing.