Security and the Real-Time Web

November/December 2014

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With the introduction of Web Real-Time Communications (WebRTC), both Web technology and RTC have entered a new era. WebRTC is a joint effort of the W3C and IETF, supported by a large industry consortium. The technology offers real-time, peer-to-peer communication capabilities directly in the user's browser, accessible to websites via JavaScript APIs. Because of the numerous potential applications and the accessibility of the technology, WebRTC is expected to quickly become a game-changing technology in the communication landscape. Read full article »

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IEEE Internet Computing covers all aspects of Internet computing, from programming and standards to security and networking. Published bimonthly, the magazine offers peer-reviewed feature, department, and column articles for both industry and academic readers.


Articles from IEEE Internet Computing

Knocking Down Strawmen

Knocking Down Strawmen

Many debates concerning the Internet's openness and neutral treatment are based on strawman proposals that don’t consider its fundamental design philosophy of architecture and protocols. Read full article »

The Failure of Exposes Silicon Valley Secrets

The Failure of Exposes Silicon Valley Secrets

Fixing revealed differences between IT cultures in Washington, DC, and Silicon Valley. A member of the tech surge team shares stories that illustrate the differences. Read full article »



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