The number of U.S. undergraduate degrees being awarded in most STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering and math) has risen steadily in recent years...Scientific American From ACM Opinion | January 25, 2012
Hoxton, we have a problem. Much has been written about how we need to improve the way we educate our children about technology. This is all great, but it's not...The Kernel From ACM Opinion | January 24, 2012
Professor Sebastian Thrun has given up his Stanford position to start Udacity—an online educational venture. Udacity's first two free courses are Building a Search...I Programmer From ACM News | January 24, 2012
Reallocating valuable wireless spectrum can generate billions of dollars in revenue to the U.S. federal government while also benefiting consumers.Gregory Rosston From Communications of the ACM | February 1, 2012
If you're looking for a New Year's resolution, let me suggest an idea that you might not have considered: You should learn computer programming. Specifically,...Slate From ACM Opinion | January 6, 2012
Here's my take on what I've begun calling the "knowosphere"—a word intentionally echoing the more allegorical "noosphere," the "planet of the mind" of Vladimir....The New York Times From ACM Opinion | January 4, 2012
Increasing the visibility and access to underlying file structure on consumer devices can vastly improve the user experience.
Kai A. Olsen, Alessio Malizia From Communications of the ACM | January 1, 2012