Issue No.09 - Sept. (2011 vol.44)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2011.288
Topics include a security vendor's discovery of a major ongoing cyberespionage attack, adoption of the first smart-grid standards, a start-up's energy-efficient transistors, plasma antennas that promise to make wireless networks faster, a bright display that works via techniques borrowed from nature, and an IBM search engine for the illiterate.
McAfee, cyberespionage, Operation Shady RAT, spear phishing, smart grid standards, Smart Grid Interoperability Panel, US National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST, SuVolta, PowerShrink, energy-efficient transistors, plasma silicon antenna, PSiAN, Plasma Antennas, Qualcomm, mirasol, display, interferometric modulation technology, IBM, search engine, illiterate, Spoken Web
"News Briefs", Computer, vol.44, no. 9, pp. 18-20, Sept. 2011, doi:10.1109/MC.2011.288