2023-2024 ACM Athena Lecturer Margo Seltzer recalls the motivations behind the development of the Berkeley DB database software library, and other achievements...Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | December 1, 2023
2019 ACM Computing Prize recipient David Silver on developing the AlphaGo algorithm, his fascination with Go, and on teaching computers to play.
Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | September 1, 2021
The notion of scalable operating systems led Mendel Rosenblum to virtual machines, which have revolutionized datacenters and enabled modern cloud computing.
Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | April 1, 2020
ACM CEO John White talks about initiatives to serve the organization's professional members, increase international activities, and reform computer science education...Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | March 1, 2012
A professor of digital humanities at Dartmouth College, Mary Flanagan has spent her career thinking critically about a topic that most of us take for granted: Play...Leah Hoffmann From ACM News | July 5, 2011
Limor Fried discusses the future of the open source hardware movement, Facebook’s decision to open source its new data center, and being featured on the cover of...Leah Hoffmann From ACM News | May 25, 2011
Prith Banerjee discusses collaborating with universities, his startup experiences, and Hewlett-Packard Lab's approach to research and development.
Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | January 1, 2010