Issue No. 07 - July (2014 vol. 47)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2014.189
Topics include governments disrupting two major cyberattack systems, eBay facing investigations into a huge data breach, practical applications emerging for the Internet of Things, the EU's top court supporting the "right to be forgotten," police arresting malware suspects in an international cybercrime crackdown, a study showing that facial-recognition algorithms are improving rapidly, MIT using lasers and telescopes to bring high-speed communications to lunar satellite, IBM experimenting with "electronic blood" to power and cool supercomputers, a researcher developing a new technique for baking robot components to make them self-assemble, and Google replacing Apple as the world's most valuable brand.
Computers, Europe, Moon, Google, Computer hacking, Cryptography, Terrestrial atmosphere
"News Briefs," in Computer, vol. 47, no. 7, pp. 16-21, 2014.