If you’re reading this blog post on a computer, mobile phone or e-reader, please stop what you’re doing immediately. You could be making yourself stupid. And whatever...The New York Times From ACM Opinion | June 11, 2010
Researchers in computer science departments throughout the U.S. are violating federal law and their own organization's...Simson L. Garfinkel, Lorrie Faith Cranor From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2010
Over several years, Intel paid billions of dollars to its customers. Was it to force them to boycott products developed by its rival AMD or so they could sell its...François Lévêque From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2010
Designing privacy into systems at the beginning of the development process necessitates the effective translation of privacy principles, models, and mechanisms...Stuart S. Shapiro From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2010
Developing effective privacy protection technologies is a critical challenge for security and privacy research as the amount and variety of data collected about...Arvind Narayanan, Vitaly Shmatikov From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2010
In their continued quest to plumb the mysterious depths of human interactions, some sociologists have stopped watching people—and started watching their avatars...Ars Technica From ACM Opinion | May 10, 2010
The second of a two-part series highlighting several of the world's museums dedicated to preserving, exhibiting, and elucidating computing history.William Aspray From Communications of the ACM | May 1, 2010
But once you try one, you won't be able to resist.
I picked up my iPad at a San Francisco Apple Store early on Saturday morning, and I spent the rest of the weekend...Slate From ACM Opinion | April 6, 2010
The fundamental assumptions of international development are changing, increasingly putting the tools for a digital economy into the hands of the world's poor.
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Seeking funding for current and future computing initiatives requires both a strong argument and a broad community of supporters.Cameron Wilson, Peter Harsha From Communications of the ACM | March 1, 2010