Issue No. 05 - May (2012 vol. 45)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2012.177
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 problems that could occur when Microsoft's ends support for Windows XP, and a new "enemies" app for Facebook.
multicore chips, packet switching, GPS, WiTricity Corp., wireless recharging, smart meters, hacking, Chaos Communication Congress, Windows XP, security, Facebook, EnemyGraph
Lee Garber, "News Briefs", Computer, vol. 45, no. , pp. 18-20, May 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.177