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Technology News
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2002
pp. 26-32
No summary available.
 
Denial-of-Service Attacks Rip the Internet
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:April 2000
pp. 12-17
No summary available.
 
Searching for New Search Technologies
Found in: Computer
By Ilan Greenberg, Lee Garber
Issue Date:August 1999
pp. 4,6-7,11
No summary available.
 
Melissa Virus Creates a New Type of Threat
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:June 1999
pp. 16-19
No summary available.
 
Steve Deering on IP Next Generation
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:April 1999
pp. 11-13
No summary available.
 
In Pursuit of Hardware-Software Codesign
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber, David Sims
Issue Date:June 1998
pp. 12-14
No summary available.
 
Antivirus Technology Offers New Cures
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber, Richard Raucci
Issue Date:February 1998
pp. 12-14
No summary available.
 
Employment in 1998: Focus on Y2K and the Internet
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 1998
pp. 14-18
No summary available.
 
Students Stumble onto Internet Explorer Flaw
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:April 1997
pp. 18-20
<p>Three undergraduate students uncovered a major flaw in Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser. Microsoft had to scramble to fix the flaw, which could have given a hacker access to and control over an Internet Explorer user's computer.</p>
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2014
pp. 18-21
Topics include a huge personal-data theft in South Korea; Microsoft choosing a new CEO; the first Internet of Things attack; large amounts of Chinese Internet traffic being accidentally redirected to two small US companies; a court overturning the US's con...
   
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:February 2014
pp. 16-20
Topics include the Target department store chain coping with the aftermath of a big security breach, companies joining forces to design a framework for the Internet of Things, a Yahoo advertising site serving malware to visitors, formation of a consortium ...
   
Security, Privacy, Policy, and Dependability Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2014
pp. 9-10
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, policy, and dependability.
   
Robot OS: A New Day for Robot Design
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 16-20
The Robot Operating System promises to make designing robotic software easier and less expensive.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:November 2013
pp. 20-22
Topics include Apple being named the world's most valuable brand, hackers hitting major data aggregators, a new technology that improves cellular reception inside buildings, researchers building the first carbon-nanotube computer, a survey finding that com...
 
Gestural Technology: Moving Interfaces in a New Direction [Technology News]
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:October 2013
pp. 22-25
Gesture-based interfaces--which let users control devices with, for example, hand or finger motions--are becoming increasingly popular.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:August 2013
pp. 18-20
Topics include a new Chinese supercomputer that ranks as the world's most powerful, research into using millimeter-wave frequencies to enable 5G wireless communications, security experts finding the first ransomware that affects mobile devices, Google begi...
 
The Lowly API Is Ready to Step Front and Center
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:August 2013
pp. 14-17
The API is taking on new roles and is becoming critical to important technologies such as cloud computing and to the use of both Web and mobile applications.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:July 2013
pp. 13-15
Topics include major vendors backing efforts designed to support secure software development, US efforts to curb patent trolls, two technologies that make it easier to access Wi-Fi systems, software vendor SAP's plan to recruit hundreds of people with auti...
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:June 2013
pp. 19-21
Topics include researchers developing an interplanetary Internet, a technology that protects websites from attack, a game developer that pirated its own product to dramatize piracy problems, a material that could replace silicon in chips, a smart fork that...
 
Game Accessibility: Enabling Everyone to Play
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:June 2013
pp. 14-18
There is a growing push to make computer games accessible to the disabled.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:May 2013
pp. 19-21
Topics include attacks on the bitcoin virtual-currency system, a report that increasing computer and smartphone use could hurt the environment, flexible silicon chips, a hate-speech database that could serve as an early warning system for detecting genocid...
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:April 2013
pp. 18-20
Topics include a new "pen" that produces 3D objects as it draws, the world's most efficient supercomputer, a wireless technology that appears ready for widespread implementation, a new US antipiracy program, the potential cost of attacks against ...
 
Analytics Goes on Location with New Approaches
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:April 2013
pp. 14-17
Businesses are increasingly using location analytics&#x2014;which integrates organizational and geographic data&#x2014;to help identify trends, develop more accurate predictions, and make better decisions.
 
Security, Privacy, Policy, and Dependability Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2013
pp. 6-7
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, policy, and dependability.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2013
pp. 18-20
Topics include security problems with universal plug and play technology, an application that recreates ancient languages from modern versions, software that turns aircraft into wireless routers, a new standard for ultrahigh-quality video, advances in rese...
 
GPUs Go Mobile
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:February 2013
pp. 16-19
Mobile GPUs will need substantial improvements to enable wireless devices to perform the complex graphics-related functions that many manufacturers, developers, and users want.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:February 2013
pp. 20-23
Topics include a controversial UN Internet summit; a US university winning a huge patent-related lawsuit against a chipmaker; the world's first flexible, transparent image sensor; a vendor planning to develop a secure OS for industrial-control systems; a t...
 
Security, Privacy, Policy, and Dependability Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 6-7
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, policy, and dependability.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 24-26
Topics include a fast new 3D transistor, a group of nanomachines that can coordinate their movements so that they function like contracting muscles, a surveillance system that monitors users' brainwaves to detect threats, a UN report that says developing n...
 
Security, Privacy, Policy, and Dependability Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:November 2012
pp. 6-8
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, policy, and dependability.
 
Using In-Memory Analytics to Quickly Crunch Big Data
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:October 2012
pp. 16-18
In-memory analytics&#x2014;which probes data stored in RAM rather than on disk, as is traditionally the case&#x2014;is becoming popular because it speeds up the analysis process, even as data volumes explode.
 
Security, Privacy, and Policy Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:September 2012
pp. 8-9
These news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
Converged Infrastructure: Addressing the Efficiency Challenge
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:August 2012
pp. 17-20
Vendors are combining computing, storage, and networking systems into one integrated IT infrastructure, promising more efficiency and flexibility than traditional silo-based approaches.
 
Security, Privacy, and Policy Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:July 2012
pp. 16-18
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
Tangible User Interfaces: Technology You Can Touch
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 15-18
To make computer and communications technology easier to work with, vendors are beginning to release products utilizing tangible user interfaces, in which users interact with physical objects that both represent and control digital information.
 
Security, Privacy, and Policy Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security & Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:May 2012
pp. 12-13
IEEE Security & Privacy news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:May 2012
pp. 18-20
Topics include a proposal to enable chip cores to communicate via packet switching, the decline of a high-profile plan for broadband mobile service, a new technology for recharging electronic devices wirelessly, smart-electric-meter hacking, potential prob...
 
Security, Privacy, and Policy Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 15-17
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 18-20
Topics include a supercomputer built with cellphone chips, a new authentication approach, growing concern over threats to industrial-control systems, innovative bots designed to explore the ocean depths, a 3D transistor design that could make computers fas...
   
Wi-Fi Races into a Faster Future
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 13-16
For wireless adoption to continue growing, mobile devices' capabilities may have to expand, particularly in areas such as video streaming, gaming, and graphics-intensive applications. Cloud streaming promises to let resource-constrained mobile devices prov...
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:February 2012
pp. 17-19
Topics include a vulnerability that could let hackers gain control of prison computer systems, an optical device that could enable chips to process data faster, a US agency approving key elements for using white spaces in wireless communications, developme...
   
Security, Privacy, and Policy Roundup
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2012
pp. 15-17
IEEE Security &amp; Privacy news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
The Challenges of Securing the Virtualized Environment
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:January 2012
pp. 17-20
As virtualization has become more popular, concern over the technology's security has grown. Traditional security techniques often don't work well with virtualization, so vendors are trying different approaches.
 
News Briefs
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:November 2011
pp. 9-11
Our news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
Turning on the Lights for Wireless Communications
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:November 2011
pp. 11-14
In the ongoing search for better ways to transmit data, researchers have turned to a wireless approach that has been discussed for years: visible light communications.
 
News Briefs
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:September 2011
pp. 6-8
IEEE Security & Privacy news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
News Briefs
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 6-8
IEEE Security & Privacy news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
News Briefs
Found in: Computer
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 17-19
Topics include recent security problems that Sony has experienced, a study of smart grid costs and benefits, bendable smartphones, a new type of memory, the increasing use of graphene in transistors and other settings, light bulbs that connect to a network...
 
News Briefs
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 6-8
IEEE Security & Privacy news briefs cover the latest in security, privacy, and policy.
 
News Briefs
Found in: IEEE Security and Privacy
By Lee Garber
Issue Date:March 2011
pp. 5-7
No summary available.
 
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