There is tremendous value to society in doing large-scale A/B studies, and the current framework we have for human subjects research is a poor match for the 21st...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | July 20, 2014 at 08:47 AM
St. Petersburg State University wins a thrilling ACM-ICPC World Finals, solving seven problems to win the contest on home soil in Ekaterinburg, Russia!
Chas Kurtz From BLOG@CACM | June 25, 2014 at 09:46 AM
What a day at ICPC 2014! It all began with IBM Tech Trek this morning, followed by the 2014 ACM-ICPC World Finals Opening Ceremony and ending with the IBM Chill...Chas Kurtz From BLOG@CACM | June 23, 2014 at 09:30 AM
One of the best things about attending the recent ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2014) is that you get to play with things.
John Stanik From BLOG@CACM | May 12, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Over-worked and sleep-deprived drivers are steering many of our vehicles of discovery on balding tires across potholed roads. Stripping away the metaphor, we are...Daniel Reed From BLOG@CACM | January 6, 2014 at 08:46 AM
The program of ACM Multimedia is very diverse: apart from oral and poster presentations, panels and keynotes there are challenges and competitions. Some may really... From BLOG@CACM | October 24, 2013 at 10:02 AM
This year ACM Multimedia had a new revision process that may be of interest for other ACM conferences. Let's review it and see also the best papers selection.Marco Bertini From BLOG@CACM | November 4, 2013 at 11:27 AM
Live coding is programming performance with generates music for an audience, often in a collaborative setting. It's a jam session on laptops with rich research...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | September 26, 2013 at 08:39 AM
Why has there been so much negative sentiment about Google Glass in the press regarding privacy? This article looks at privacy from two different perspectives,...Jason Hong From BLOG@CACM | August 26, 2013 at 10:28 AM
A call for the HCI community to spend some design effort on helping new mothers with the considerable physical and emotional challenges they face.
Judy Robertson From BLOG@CACM | August 2, 2013 at 10:00 AM
In this short report I offer some reflections on the 2013 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (commonly known just as "CHI") that took place...Elizabeth. F. Churchill From BLOG@CACM | May 6, 2013 at 02:08 PM