Issue No.03 - May/June (2007 vol.24)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2007.69
The first news story, "Universal Business Language: Checkup Time for an XML Vision," reports on the current and future status of UBL, an open standard for business documents. The second news story, "Multitouch Technology: Software Development at Your Fingertips?" looks at touch screens that can read multiple finger functions at once, and their possible impact on software development.
multitouch, touch screens, software development, iPhone, DiamondTouch, DiamondSpin, human-computer interaction, Universal Business Language, UBL, XML, ebXML, service-oriented architecture
Laurianne McLaughlin, "Currents", IEEE Software, vol.24, no. 3, pp. 113-117, May/June 2007, doi:10.1109/MS.2007.69