Issue No. 10 - Oct. (2012 vol. 45)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2012.350
Topics include a jury ordering Samsung to pay Apple $1.05 billion because of patent infringement, a biometric bracelet for patients with implanted medical devices, a plan to use home Wi-Fi routers as communications networks during public emergencies, a design tool that lets users make shapes via hand gestures, a new technique for finding the sources of spam and malware, and lions "sending" text messages to help conservationists track their locations.
GPS, tech-survey software, patent law, biometrics, implanted medical devices, bioimpedance, Wi-Fi, routers, emergency communications, Handy-Potter, CAD, gesture recognition, malware, spam, Living with Lions, conservation
"News Briefs", Computer, vol. 45, no. , pp. 19-21, Oct. 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.350