Issue No. 04 - April (2005 vol. 38)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2005.135
<p><div>Proposed Standard Promises to Enhance Network Operations</div>The proposed application service resiliency standard would help telecommunications carriers maintain service continuity for high-priority applications regardless of network failures.</p><p><div>Casinos Bet on RFID Technology</div>To improve marketing and stem fraud, casinos around the world are beginning to put radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology in betting chips.</p><p><div>Using Technology to Save Drowning Victims</div>A pair of companies has developed a computer-vision-based drowning-detection system for swimming pools that has already saved five lives.</p>
network-service reliability, RFID, computer applications
L. D. Paulson, "News Briefs," in Computer, vol. 38, no. , pp. 24-26, 2005.