Self-Aware and Self-Expressive Systems

July 2015

Computer magazine cover

Systems that gather unpredictable input data while responding and self-adapting in uncertain environments are transforming our relationship with and use of computers. This issue of Computer explores a variety of approaches and applications for such systems. Read full article »

About Computer

Computer covers all aspects of computer science. For more than 40 years, developers, researchers, and managers have relied on Computer for timely, peer-reviewed information about research, trends, best practices, and changes in the profession.

Articles from Computer

Roy T. Fielding: Understanding the REST Style

Roy T. Fielding: Understanding the REST Style

Scratch the surface of most modern networked applications, and you'll see the various application parts exchanging data using an approach called Representational State Transfer (REST). Read full article »

John Resig: Building jQuery

John Resig: Building jQuery

John Resig discusses the birth of the JavaScript library jQuery and how it came to play a key role in the browser software ecosystem. Read full article »


Visit Computer's multimedia page for more podcasts and videos »

Promoting Semantic Interoperability in Europe

ISA fosters interoperability in various layers. This includes a number of initiatives for promoting semantic interoperability in Europe. Via a common metadata vocabulary or Asset Description Metadata Schema (ADMS), relevant assets can be searched and exchanged through the Federation on Joinup.

Video: Sumi Helal, EIC of Computer