The Computers Freedom and Privacy Conference (CFP) continued Tuesday afternoon with a panel called Activism and Social Networking: Advocating for Privacy. Panelists...Katy Nelson From BLOG@CACM | June 15, 2010 at 10:03 PM
Malvertisements are attempts to inject malware and scareware into advertisements, leveraging the reach that advertising networks have. This blog entry examines...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | May 11, 2010 at 10:38 AM
When a corporate, government, or university IT department of the 1970s debated an upgrade to its IBM S/370 mainframes, it is doubtful that the IT director was in...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | April 24, 2010 at 09:56 AM
A marked difference at CHI 2010 compared to last year is the amount of research around social media and the use of social media during the conference. These practices...Ed H. Chi From BLOG@CACM | April 15, 2010 at 12:00 PM
The 2010 conference in Human Factors in Computing Systems has seen a noticeable uptick in projects on and engagement with machine learning.
Michael Bernstein From BLOG@CACM | April 15, 2010 at 09:59 AM
"Messy Futures: Culture, Technology and Research" was the title of Genevieve Bell’s opening plenary speech at CHI 2010, and it gave attendees a plethora of facts...Jack Rosenberger From BLOG@CACM | April 13, 2010 at 08:48 AM
The first in a couple of articles in which I look at some ways of encouraging girls to engage with technical subjects; this focuses on an emotionally sensitive...Judy Robertson From BLOG@CACM | April 7, 2010 at 02:18 PM
What are the implications of electronic voting? Which countries are using this system? What are the advantages of using such systems? And what are the problems...Carlos Brewer From BLOG@CACM | April 4, 2010 at 09:48 AM
Let's rethink computer science education in face of Web 1.0, Web 2.0, and beyond. The Internet have changed everything we know about how computing is done. It's...Ed H. Chi From BLOG@CACM | April 1, 2010 at 10:09 AM
When late night comedy can't retain an audience but a man lipsynching in his chair nets more than 700 million views, we know that something is up. What makes...Michael Bernstein From BLOG@CACM | February 11, 2010 at 02:54 PM
As I looked out the window of my plane at the sun setting on the horizon, turning the clouds a deep red, I began piecing my thoughts together for this final blog...Michael A. Oren From BLOG@CACM | February 11, 2010 at 01:58 PM
What does it take for people to collaborate in spite of geographical, disciplinary and cultural differences? This article looks at the work of two researchers...Erika S. Poole From BLOG@CACM | February 11, 2010 at 10:16 AM
This post will give a summary of one paper each from sessions on Groupware Technologies, the experimental CSCW Horizons, and Everyday Healthcare.
Michael A. Oren From BLOG@CACM | February 9, 2010 at 09:52 AM