acm-header
Sign In

Communications of the ACM

Blogroll


bg-corner

All Set On Reviewers!
From The Noisy Channel

All Set On Reviewers!

On Friday, shortly after sending a copy of my Faceted Search manuscript to my publisher, I put out a call for volunteer reviewers. The response has been overwhelming...

Hakuhodo Buys into Buyology Inc.
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hakuhodo Buys into Buyology Inc.

Martin Lindstrom has been consulting with Hakuhodo: Japanese Agency Buys Into Buyology from Neuroscience marketing by Roger DooleyJapan

Paper: Mobile phone access and usage in Africa
From Putting People First

Paper: Mobile phone access and usage in Africa

Research ICT Africa!, a network of universities and research institutions from 19 African countries, has a site with some interesting research papers and presentations...

links for 2009-04-19
From Wild WebMink

links for 2009-04-19

Evidence: Mary Oliver My favourite poet has released another collection of poems - only in the US though. On order.Poetry Books...

A Bumper Crop of New PhD Students
From CSDiary

A Bumper Crop of New PhD Students

This is CMU’s Spring Carnival weekend, the biggest annual student event of the year, traditionally the “real” homecoming for alumni. As a racing fan, I love watching...

Debugging whitepaper from
From insideHPC

Debugging whitepaper from

Chris Gottbrath from TotalView Technologies has just posted a new whitepaper [PDF] up at the TotalView site, “Deterministically Troubleshooting Network Distributed...

Is Differentiated Content Enough To Save Newspapers?
From The Noisy Channel

Is Differentiated Content Enough To Save Newspapers?

The Guardian headline sums it up: “Big newspaper sites ‘erode value of news’, says Sly Bailey“. Sly Bailey is the

Is Differentiated Content Enough To Save Newspapers?
From The Noisy Channel

Is Differentiated Content Enough To Save Newspapers?

The Guardian headline sums it up: “Big newspaper sites ‘erode value of news’, says Sly Bailey“. Sly Bailey is the

Agile Marketing Needed
From The Eponymous Pickle

Agile Marketing Needed

Consider agile marketing." ... Though an overwhelming majority (88%) of global executives believe that organizational agility is important to business success,...

Let them eat tweets
From Putting People First

Let them eat tweets

Virginia Heffernan writes in the New York Times Magazine on why Twitter is a trap. “These worries started to surface for me last month, when Bruce Sterling, the...

Plan to Attend SIGIR
From The Noisy Channel

Plan to Attend SIGIR

SIGIR 2009 will be held in Boston, Massachusetts, at the Sheraton Boston Hotel and at Northeastern University. The conference will run from July 19-23, 2009. Even...

Plan to Attend SIGIR
From The Noisy Channel

Plan to Attend SIGIR

SIGIR 2009 will be held in Boston, Massachusetts, at the Sheraton Boston Hotel and at Northeastern University. The conference will run from July 19-23, 2009. Even...

links for 2009-04-17
From Wild WebMink

links for 2009-04-17

Police delete London tourists' photos 'to prevent terrorism' The War on Tourism continues. (tags: Photography UK...

Sun to IBM,
From insideHPC

Sun to IBM,

Various people are pointing to this, but I found it courtesy of Joe Landman. Evidently Bloomberg has people on the inside. From their most recent update Sun Microsystems...

AmazonFail = TaxonomyFail?
From The Noisy Channel

AmazonFail = TaxonomyFail?

By now, #amazonfail seems like old news (yesterday’s detwitus?), though apparently Amazon’s PR folks are still doing damage control. But what intrigues me was something...

Booking it to the Finish Line
From The Noisy Channel

Booking it to the Finish Line

To my delight–not to mention the delight of my family, colleagues, and publisher–I’m almost done with the book! I went into this project suspecting that book writing...

Booking it to the Finish Line
From The Noisy Channel

Booking it to the Finish Line

To my delight–not to mention the delight of my family, colleagues, and publisher–I’m almost done with the book! I went into this project suspecting that book writing...

Virtual Reality for Research
From The Eponymous Pickle

Virtual Reality for Research

In Brandweek: A good overview of work that is underway in a number of companies. These methods " ... are now standard for the larger packaged goods firms like Procter...

IBM New Intelligence Video : Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

IBM New Intelligence Video : Analytics

The IBM Smarter Planet program has a short video: New Intelligence, which is a good promotional piece for analytical methods. They seem to imply they inventedTheir...

Friday links on April 17
From Wild WebMink

Friday links on April 17

If you lose your Amazon account, your Kindle loses functionality Well yes. This is the reason why, no matter how cool it may be to buy electronic books, the Kindle...
Sign In for Full Access
» Forgot Password? » Create an ACM Web Account