If you were a human-centered computing research in 1960's, you'd study, "Who are software engineers?" Today, the new computing professionals to study are high school...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | October 28, 2011 at 09:39 AM
Why do we, as researchers and practitioners, have this deep and abiding love of computing? Why do we compute? I suspect it is a deeper, more primal yearning, one...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | September 2, 2011 at 09:23 AM
At least 9 characters long. No repeated characters. At least 1 number, 1 special character, and 1 capital letter. Cannot be same as last 10 passwords. Must change...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | August 23, 2011 at 09:44 AM
A description of new frontiers in animal/human interaction design emerging at CHI. No cats or chickens were harmed in the writing of this article.
Judy Robertson From BLOG@CACM | June 24, 2011 at 09:38 AM
How does replication of experiments and systems move HCI research forward? Wouldn't replication simply waste valuable researcher energy that might be better spent...Ed H. Chi From BLOG@CACM | June 22, 2011 at 09:31 AM
That picture of you at a family reunion, squinting into the sun, can rarely be delimited by a physical location once it is placed on the web. Instead, information...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | May 11, 2011 at 12:46 PM
We're only five months into this year, but there have been a large number of sensational security breaches. Why have there been so many, and what can we do about...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | April 27, 2011 at 12:50 PM
This is an article describing some recent (and bizarre) interfaces to support cooking. The intersection of computer science and culinary art is not as small as...Judy Robertson From BLOG@CACM | February 19, 2011 at 09:31 AM
As the recent performance of IBM's Watson system on the game show Jeopardy! illustrated, the combination of large-scale data, rich algorithm suites and powerful...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | February 18, 2011 at 04:17 PM
In only a couple years, improved smartphones and laptops have closed the niche that netbooks lived in. Rather than mourn the loss of netbooks, let's celebrate their...Greg Linden From BLOG@CACM | February 15, 2011 at 04:10 PM
Betwixt and between ubiquitous consumer software and the ethereal realm of ultra-high-performance computing, lies the excluded middle, the world of day-to-day computational...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | October 24, 2010 at 09:20 PM
UIST 2010 has concluded with Jaron Lanier's inspiring and profound keynote after another set of paper presentations demonstrating innovative UI technology.
Langxuan "James" Yin From BLOG@CACM | October 7, 2010 at 09:23 PM
The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing had two special technical tracks added to this year's program: open source and human-computer interaction (HCI)...Gail Carmichael From BLOG@CACM | October 6, 2010 at 09:41 PM
Two papers about enhanced mouse cursors quickly drew my attention today. I briefly introduce these papers among other interesting topics of the second day of UIST...Langxuan "James" Yin From BLOG@CACM | October 6, 2010 at 09:45 PM