Issue No. 11 - Nov. (2013 vol. 46)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.395
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 computer-related college majors lead to higher salaries, and a system that uses patients' heartbeats to keep hackers from successfully attacking their implanted medical devices.
implanted medical devices, brand value, Apple, Interbrand, security, hackers, data aggregators, SSNDOB, LexisNexis, Dun & Bradstreet, Kroll Background America, Brian Krebs, Ericsson, Radio Dot System, cellular technology, Stanford University, carbon nanotubes, PayScale, survey, college majors, salaries, Rice University, RSA Laboratories
L. Garber, "News Briefs," in Computer, vol. 46, no. 11, pp. 20-22, 2013.