Issue No. 06 - November/December (2007 vol. 22)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIS.2007.112
The first news story, "Disease Surveillance: Can AI Help Detect a Bioterrorist Attack?" looks at systems that sift through data from health authorities and data on the Web to identify outbreaks of infectious diseases. The second news story, "Face Recognition Test Is a Multifaceted Resource," reports on the state of face recognition technology as reflected by the Face Recognition Vendor Test.
disease surveillance, syndromic surveillance, data mining, search, face recognition, Face Recognition Vendor Test
M. Ingebretsen and G. Goth, "In the News," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 22, no. , pp. 4-7, 2007.