Alphabet recently became the largest company based on its market capitalization, squeezing out Apple for the number one spot of all-time successful companies. Perhaps...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | February 17, 2016 at 10:00 AM
When authorities realized the Paris terrorists used strong encryption to send messages to one another they went off the encryption deep end. Now, many nations are...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | January 25, 2016 at 04:42 PM
Information and communication technology (ICT) is the most distinctive cultural accomplishment of the last half century. It is unprecedented in sophistication and...Albert Borgmann From Blog@Ubiquity | January 8, 2016 at 11:20 AM
People who make a career in science, computers or otherwise, generally do so because they are naturally drawn to it. They find science fascinating and entertaining...Philip Yaffe From Blog@Ubiquity | December 22, 2015 at 11:45 AM
Driverless cars may know how to negotiate intersections and park themselves better than humans, but so far I haven’t read about a smart car that can get me through...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | December 11, 2015 at 11:00 AM
These days we are witnessing a gold rush to the shining, promising new trillions of dollars market consisting of 30-50 billion devices interconnecting anything....Kemal Delic From Blog@Ubiquity | December 2, 2015 at 10:16 AM
Legends like John McCarthy, Edsger Dijkstra and John Backus made significant impacts in the field and shaped modern computing as we know it today. By developing...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | November 25, 2015 at 10:26 AM
We should never forget the roots of our profession, and humble programmers should remember who made modern computing.
The post Who is Big in Computing – Part 1?...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | November 12, 2015 at 10:33 AM
While it may come as a surprise, today RISC architecture computer systems dominate the mobile computing landscape. It has been 40 years in the making.
The post ...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | October 30, 2015 at 12:59 PM
While grappling with mechanics of writing, we all too often lose sight of another important insight into effective communication.
The post What Can Paragons ofBLOG...Philip Yaffe From Blog@Ubiquity | October 14, 2015 at 12:34 PM
The ability to pivot is a sign of agility. As technology continue to rapidly advance, how close are Google and Apple to pivoting?
The post Are Google and AppleBLOG...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | September 24, 2015 at 11:26 AM
We're still waiting for flying cars to materialize as a mass-market product. Why? The answer lies in computer technology—or the lack thereof.
The post Will theBLOG...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | September 16, 2015 at 10:16 AM
Can robots be trusted to make better decisions than humans? Sometimes automation can be a matter or life or death.
The post Can Robots Be Trusted? appeared first...Lewis Perelman From Blog@Ubiquity | September 3, 2015 at 10:30 AM
The physical Internet is evolving away from resiliency toward fragility and vulnerability. A broken Internet means flawed cybersecurity.
The post Why Physical Cyber...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 24, 2015 at 11:52 AM
The future of technology is government regulation—NOT unbridled technology.
The post The Future of Tech is Regulation appeared first on BLOG@UBIQUITY.Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 12, 2015 at 11:30 AM
If we want to advance the art and science of software development, we should direct our attention to the insect world of stigmergy.
The post Why Can’t Programmers...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | August 4, 2015 at 09:55 AM
In pursuit of scientific understanding, too often we forget our level of know-how is far more important than our know-what.
The post Why We Don’t Know Know-HowBLOG...Peter Denning From Blog@Ubiquity | July 22, 2015 at 02:44 PM
Computer systems used to be weak, so we had to make their world simple and standardized. They now can handle almost endless complexity—but we still need to understand...Espen Andersen From Blog@Ubiquity | July 15, 2015 at 06:14 PM
The NSA's track record on government surveillance, which many argue violates fundamental constitutional rights, may lead to a fragmented Internet.
The post Government...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | June 23, 2015 at 01:23 PM
Many people in the Western world believe Internet freedom equals freedom of social and political life. The more access we get, the more freedom and democracy we...Ted Lewis From Blog@Ubiquity | June 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM