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Issue 8 • Date Aug. 2010

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  • [Front cover]

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  • Career [Advertisement]

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  • Computer [masthead]

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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):2 - 3
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  • Computer Highlights Society Magazines

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):4 - 5
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  • Mental Discipline

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):6 - 8
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  • 32 and 16 Years Ago

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):9 - 10
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    Highlights new technologies being written about in Computer Magazine in 1978 and 1994. View full abstract»

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  • Researchers Fight to Keep Implanted Medical Devices Safe from Hackers

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):11 - 14
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  • News Briefs

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):15 - 18
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  • [CS Info Page]

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 19
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  • Microprocessor Scaling: What Limits Will Hold?

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):20 - 26
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    For 40 years, semiconductor technology has followed Moore's law, but continuing that pattern will require a breakthrough in energy-efficient design. Eventually the industry must also seek an entirely new paradigm, such as creating reliable systems from unreliable components. View full abstract»

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  • Social Multimedia Computing

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):27 - 36
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    The explosive growth of social multimedia content on the Internet is revolutionizing content distribution and social interaction. It has even led to a new research area, called social multimedia computing. View full abstract»

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  • Social-Networks Connect Services

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):37 - 43
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    New services such as Facebook Platform, Google Friend Connect, and MySpacelD let third-party sites develop social applications without having to build their own social network. These social-networks connect services increase access to and enrich user data in the Social Web, although they also present several security and privacy challenges. View full abstract»

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  • CSDA and CSDP [advertisement]

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  • A Study of the Human Flesh Search Engine: Crowd-Powered Expansion of Online Knowledge

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):45 - 53
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    This first comprehensive empirical study of a search function that originated in China examines its tremendous growth in recent years and its uniquely rich online/offline interactions. View full abstract»

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  • Real-World Distributed Computer with Ibis

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):54 - 62
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    The use of parallel and distributed computing systems is essential to meet the ever-increasing computational demands of many scientific and industrial applications. Ibis allows easy programming and deployment of compute-intensive distributed applications, even for dynamic, faulty, and heterogeneous environments. View full abstract»

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  • Simulating the Universe on an Intercontinental Grid

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):63 - 70
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    The computational requirements of simulating a sector of the universe led an international team of researchers to try concurrent processing on two supercomputers half a world apart. Data traveled nearly 27,000 km in 0.277 second, crisscrossing two oceans to go from Amsterdam to Tokyo and back. View full abstract»

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  • IEEE Computer Society Election

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):71 - 78
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  • IEEE President-Elect Candidates Address Computer Society Concerns

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):79 - 83
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  • Career opportunities

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):84 - 87
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  • Call and Calendar

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):88 - 89
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  • Bookshelf

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s): 90
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  • From Chaos to Collective Defense

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):91 - 94
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  • Preventing Future Oil Spills with Software-Based Event Detection

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):95 - 97
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  • Computer Science: Is It Really the Scientific Foundation for Software Engineering?

    Publication Year: 2010, Page(s):98 - 101
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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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University of Florida
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