Aware Computing

April 2014

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Computing has entered an age when devices are increasingly aware of the world in which they are used, and aware software is ever smarter about extrapolating and transforming simple sensor data into nuanced information about the environment in which the devices exist. Read Full Article »

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Articles from Computer

Len Kleinrock: The First Two Packets on the Internet

Len Kleinrock: The First Two Packets on the Internet

Len Kleinrock describes the Internet's humble beginnings. Read full article »

The Social Multimedia Experience

The Social Multimedia Experience

Inter-destination multimedia synchronization and quality of experience are critical to the success of social TV, which integrates television viewing with social networking. Read full article »


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Joseph Hardin: NCSA Mosaic

Computer magazine's multimedia editor Charles Severance interviews Joseph Hardin about the development of the Mosaic browser at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications and how it introduced the World Wide Web to the general public.


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