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Lessons learned from a decade of practice.
Until we moderate our fascination with creating ideas, we will not achieve the rate of innovations we seek.
Critical reflection on value choices.
Ban the bots? Considering both sides of the argument for and against.
Let me unequivocally state: The status quo with respect to innocent civilian casualties is utterly and wholly unacceptable.
Experiences with a successful school program in Scotland.
Computers should not treat their owners as adversaries.
The comparison between organic viruses and computer viruses is compelling. But why?
Is a skill-based, multi-level win-win, and (almost) zero-cost model for undergraduate science and engineering programs in a research university plausible?
The world's largest mass-produced cylindrical slide rules come from Loga-Calculator AG in Zurich/Uster, Switzerland.
New Zealand software firm Rocos announced a partnership with Boston …
Police departments in several U.S. cities are using updated software …
Researchers have developed prototype multifunctional e-glasses equipped with flexible electrodes …