Biologically Inspired Computing
Evolutionary algorithms and robotics hold great promise as integrated design and modeling tools.
Building Broadband as Economic Stimulus
Learn about the broad ideals motivating the small part of the US$787 billion stimulus bill devoted to building more broadband and wireless services.
Keys Don’t Grow in Threes
Many Internet security mechanisms depend on cryptographic algorithms for authentication and confidentiality, but some parameters must be specified, prompting calls for widespread changes by 2010.
Robotic Companions for Smart Space Interactions
Emerging technology uses robotic companions as interfaces in smart spaces. A case study examines social robots in the Ubiquitous Home at NICT, Japan.
The Story behind the Intel Atom Processor Success
This article analyzes the Intel Atom processor from a management perspective as an example of effective project execution.
The Real Cost of Software Errors
Modern society's reliance on software even in critical infrastructure systems makes software failures difficult to ignore. The cost of such
failures manifests itself not only in dollars but also in lives.
Strategies and Policies to Support and Advance Education in e-Science
With the appropriate support, e-Science can help improve research, innovation, decision support, or diagnosis in any discipline.