Comparing the evolution of natural languages, which are used by people all over the world, with two artificial languages: the language of mathematics and programing...Uri Leron and Orit Hazzan From BLOG@CACM | December 19, 2022 at 02:41 PM
Centralization leads to more efficient communication and control, which leads to lower transaction costs, which increases the useful work each node can spend on...Sorin Adam Matei From BLOG@CACM | December 19, 2022 at 11:32 AM
In this blog post, I would like to go over the value of different publication platforms from the point of view of an ordinary scientific researcher.
Andrei Sukhov From BLOG@CACM | December 12, 2022 at 10:02 AM
We analyze the operations of the Starlink Global Satellite System deployed by SpaceX, in terms of its security and resilience.
Andrei Sukhov, Evgeny Sagatov, and Dmitry Filimonov From BLOG@CACM | October 27, 2022 at 04:53 PM
There comes a time not only of crisis, but also of great opportunities. And here, it is important to take advantage of these new opportunities.
Andrei Sukhov and Aleksandr Romanov From BLOG@CACM | March 10, 2022 at 01:38 PM
Simply stating the problem is not enough; it is necessary to look for a quick way out of the situation, relying on available resources.
Andrei Sukhov and Aleksandr Romanov From BLOG@CACM | March 4, 2022 at 09:20 AM
The recent release of the Facebook papers by a whistleblower has confirmed that leaders at the company have long known about problems facilitated by their social...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | November 12, 2021 at 12:35 PM
Don't simply trust and pay your programmers. Why? Because you may end up losing. Instead, you need to validate and review the work performed. Doing so set you up...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | January 11, 2021 at 02:55 PM
One of the things that makes us programmers feel warm and fuzzy is open source software. Companies support open source too. Why give something away for free? A...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | December 11, 2020 at 12:42 PM
Do you find happiness to be fleeting? That shiny new car or big job promotion makes you happy for a few weeks but quickly turns into the same old same old? Maybe...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | November 5, 2020 at 02:47 PM
The unfolding COVID-19 pandemic has thrown us all for a loop and forced countless companies to shutter their offices, warehouses, and everything else. Working...Yegor Bugayenko From BLOG@CACM | May 29, 2020 at 12:32 PM