Although Apple has pioneered the mainstream multitouch user interface (UI), Microsoft could provide the next major UI breakthrough by combining voice, touch, and...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | December 3, 2011
Sony's apparent difficulty in figuring out the extent of the damage from the recent intrusion into its PlayStation Network, while frustrating for those affected...Computerworld From ACM Opinion | April 28, 2011
The introduction of Apple's iPad predictably divided gadget fans into "love it" and "hate it" camps.
The haters say iPad lacks multitasking, a Webcam, Flash support...Computerworld From ACM Opinion | March 18, 2010
Tom Mitchell, head of Carnegie Mellon University's Machine Learning Department, says that advances in machine learning could bring about a transformation in psychology...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | March 3, 2010
Do you remember where you were the day they unveiled Facebook? No? How about Twitter? Amazon.com? Google Search?
Massive, culture-shifting technologies are almost...Computerworld From ACM Opinion | January 12, 2010
The recent appearance of a racist image of First Lady Michelle Obama during a search using Google's search engine motivates an interesting question: Should search...Computerworld From ACM Opinion | December 11, 2009
Brain-computer interface research is finally starting to take off because the expansion of computer capacity has broadened people's ability to digitize and process...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | May 27, 2009
Gregg Favalora, the founder, president, chief executive officer and chief technology officer of Actuality Medical Inc., discusses 'crystal ball' 3-D imaging, breakthrough...Computerworld From ACM Opinion | May 1, 2009
Carnegie Mellon University professor Jeannette M. Wing is an expert on computational thinking, the discipline of applying computer science's problem-solving methods...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | March 10, 2009