HTML5, the next version of the markup language used to build Web pages, has attracted attention for its ability to show video inside a Web browser without using...Technology Review From ACM Opinion | July 22, 2010
One theme I ran into over and over while writing about the periodic table was the future of energy and the question of which element or elements will replace carbon...Slate From ACM Opinion | July 19, 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
A humanoid robot will visit space for the first time in September aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery, NASA announced Wednesday. The Robonaut 2, which was co-developed...Wired From ACM Opinion | April 15, 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.
...Richard Heeks From Communications of the ACM | April 1, 2010
We've heard a lot about how the Federal Communications Commission's national broadband plan aims to provide 100 million U.S. households with 100Mbps broadband...Network World From ACM Opinion | March 18, 2010