Issue No. 02 - March/April (2010 vol. 25)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIS.2010.53
Fei-Yue Wang , Chinese Academy of Sciences
<p>In this Letter from the Editor, EIC Fei-Yue Wang reminisces about his recent trip to China for the Chinese New Year. His experience of fireworks exploding around him during the celebration caused him to reflect on a new dimension concerning real vs. virtual—actual vs. artificial—and gave him cause to reconsider his own research on the Web and social computing. Is it really artificial or artificially real?</p>
artificial intelligence, social computing, Chinese New Year, Web, double happiness
F. Wang, "Really Artificial or Artificially Real?," in IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. , pp. 2-3, 2010.