Did Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underplay China's superiority over India in the field of science, research, and technology?
Analysis of new data shared at the...The Economic Times From ACM Opinion | January 9, 2012
The assignment was one of the biggest challenges in the field of artificial intelligence: build a computer smart enough to beat grand champions at the game of...The New York Times From ACM Opinion | January 9, 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
From the streets of Tunis to Tahrir Square and beyond, protests around the world last year were built on the Internet and the many devices that interact with...The New York Times From ACM Opinion | January 5, 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
It was a tough year for Nintendo. Revenue at the venerable game company plunged. Its stock price was cut in half. And initial sales of its new 3DS handheld game...San Jose Mercury News From ACM Opinion | January 3, 2012
Not until I walked with Bruce Schneier toward the mass of people unloading their laptops did it occur to me that it might not be possible for us to hang around...Vanity Fair From ACM Opinion | December 29, 2011
Windows-based tablets haven't been treated kindly by the test of time. Those released in the Windows XP era relied on wonky, stylus-based data entry, and even...Wired From ACM Opinion | December 29, 2011
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
2011 saw the personal computer continue to be marginalized. Although PCs are still the workhorse computing device in homes and offices, the most exciting innovations...Technology Review From ACM Opinion | December 29, 2011
At the beginning of this year I wrote that the transition to universal mobile digital money is likely to be among the most exciting, important and challenging...Irving Wladawsky-Berger From ACM Opinion | December 28, 2011