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Issue 3 • Mar. 2017

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  • Front Cover 
  • Front Cover

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  • Masthead 
  • Masthead

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  • Table of Contents 
  • Table of Contents

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  • Reflections from Our Editors 
  • When the Field was Young

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  • Elsewhere in the CS 
  • Computer Highlights Society Magazines

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  • 50 & 25 Years Ago 
  • 50 & 25 Years Ago

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  • Spotlight on Transactions 
  • Persistent Memory

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s): 12
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  • Guest Editors' Introduction 
  • Quality-of-Life Technologies

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):14 - 19
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  • Quality-of-Life Technologies 
  • Can Fitness Trackers Help Diabetic and Obese Users Make and Sustain Lifestyle Changes?

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):20 - 29
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    Diabetic and obese users given a Fitbit fitness tracker for seven months identified the device's playfulness, practicality, persuasiveness, personalization, and privacy as the top motivators for its use. These results provide insights into designing wearable health monitors that are engaging enough to effect long-term change. In the web extra at https://youtu.be/ByQNA06-pS8, guest editor Katarzyna... View full abstract»

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  • The Science of Sweet Dreams: Predicting Sleep Efficiency from Wearable Device Data

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):30 - 38
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    Lack of sleep can erode mental and physical well-being, often exacerbating health problems such as obesity. Wearable devices that capture and analyze sleep quality through predictive methodologies can help patients and medical practitioners make behavioral health decisions that can lead to better sleep and improved health. In the web extra at https://youtu.be/_zL-t4gk210, guest editor Katarzyna Wa... View full abstract»

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  • Quality-of-Life Technologies 
  • Are They Paying Attention? A Model-Based Method to Identify Individuals' Mental States

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):40 - 49
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    In a global economy, online meeting participants often have different backgrounds, making it difficult to know their mental and physical states. The Mental Motion State Model, trained by applying the Gaussian mixture model to electroencephalogram data, can indicate degrees of engagement and fatigue levels, providing a feedback channel for self-regulation. In the web extra at https://youtu.be/-lO3j... View full abstract»

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  • Using Multimodal Wearable Technology to Detect Conflict among Couples

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):50 - 59
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    By monitoring human behavior unobtrusively, mobile sensing technologies have the potential to improve our daily lives. Initial results from a field study demonstrate that such passive technologies can detect a complex psychological state in an uncontrolled, real-life environment. In the web extra at https://youtu.be/n8Ap3Z44ojQ, guest editor Katarzyna Wac interviews authors Adela Timmons and Theod... View full abstract»

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  • Research Feature 
  • Applications and Challenges of Wearable Visual Lifeloggers

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):60 - 69
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    Advances in the manufacturing of miniaturized low-power embedded systems are paving the way for ultra-lightweight wearable cameras that can visually log the minute details of people's daily lives. This survey highlights the possible applications of wearable cameras, from industrial to personal, and outlines the main challenges in realizing their full potential. View full abstract»

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  • Standards 
  • Standards for the Enterprise IT Profession

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):70 - 73
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    Standards ensure that the enterprise IT profession, like other recognized professions, is based on a core set of well-understood activities and their corresponding requisite competencies. View full abstract»

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  • Student Design Showcase 
  • You Never Forget Your First Project

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):74 - 76
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    New editor Scooter Willis reflects on his journey to becoming an electrical engineer and how we can promote the work of students who've found their passion. View full abstract»

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  • Cybertrust 
  • Verified Time

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  • Out of Band 
  • On the Problem of (Cyber) Attribution

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):84 - 89
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  • The Future Today 
  • The New Diversity: Working with Nonhumans

    Publication Year: 2017, Page(s):90 - 91
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Computer, the flagship publication of the IEEE Computer Society, publishes peer-reviewed articles written for and by computer researchers and practitioners representing the full spectrum of computing and information technology, from hardware to software and from emerging research to new applications. 

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Editor-in-Chief
Sumi Helal
University of Florida
sumi.helal@computer.org