Pixar's president Ed Catmull sits down with Stanford professor (and former Pixar-ian) Pat Hanrahan to reflect on the blending of art and technology.CACM Staff From Communications of the ACM | December 2010
An RFID-passport attack is more plausible than skimming RFID information. Do RFID passports make us vulnerable to identity theft?
Alan Ramos, Weina Scott, William Scott, Doug Lloyd, Katherine O'Leary, Jim Waldo From Communications of the ACM | December 2009
Long considered an afterthought, software maintenance is easiest and most effective when built into a system from the ground up.Paul Stachour, David Collier-Brown From Communications of the ACM | November 2009
The biosciences need an image format capable of high performance and long-term maintenance. Is HDF5 the answer?
Matthew T. Dougherty, Michael J. Folk, Erez Zadok, Herbert J. Bernstein, Frances C. Bernstein, Kevin W. Eliceiri, Werner Benger, Christoph Best From Communications of the ACM | October 2009
Users with no security training download Web browsers from the Internet without precaution, and demand that they be fast and easy to use. What can be done to make ...Thomas Wadlow, Vlad Gorelik From Communications of the ACM | May 2009