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Issue 3 • Date May-June 2012

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  • [Front cover]

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): c1
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  • Charter Business Advertisement

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): c2
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  • [Masthead]

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 1
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 2 - 3
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  • Software Testing: What Goes Around Comes Around

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 4 - 5
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  • Overcoming Poverty through Digital Inclusion

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 6 - 10
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    A growing body of research is showing how digital inclusion can help communities overcome poverty and injustice. The main challenge lies in how best to achieve this goal. The authors argue that digital inclusion must occur in two distinct stages. The first stage is digital literacy, accomplished with the Symbiotic Computer (SC)-smartphones and tablets. The second stage will be professional capacit... View full abstract»

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  • Mobile Health

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 11 - 12
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  • People Locator: A System for Family Reunification

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 13 - 21
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    After a large-scale disaster, many people go missing. Survivors often turn up in refugee camps or hospitals, where information is gathered and stored in a database. The People Locator technology processes this information for family reunification. View full abstract»

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  • MedlinePlus Connect: Linking Health IT Systems to Consumer Health Information

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 22 - 28
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    The National Library of Medicine's MedlinePlus Connect service extends the reach of the consumer health website MedlinePlus.gov to deliver relevant information to patients and providers via health IT systems, electronic health records, and patient portals. View full abstract»

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  • M-Hippocrates: Enabling Reliable and Interactive Mobile Health Services

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 29 - 35
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    The lack of reliable communication is still an obstacle for enhanced mobile health services. The new m-Hippocrates software architecture aims to significantly improve mobile health applications using an application-level communication technology called Always Best Packet Switching. View full abstract»

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  • A Systematic Approach for Medical Language Processing: Generating Derivational Variants

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 36 - 42
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    Medical language processing seeks to analyze linguistic patterns in electronic medical records, which requires managing lexical variations. A systematic approach to generating derivational variants, including prefixes, suffixes, and zero derivations, has improved precision and recall rates. View full abstract»

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  • MedlinePlus Mobile: Consumer Health Information On-the-Go

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 44 - 49
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    MedlinePlus Mobile provides a core set of the authoritative health information found on MedlinePlus.gov, optimized for mobile devices. The authors detail the technical approach taken to create this website, from the system architecture through development and testing. View full abstract»

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  • Software engineering certification in today's environment

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 50 - 54
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    There's a major gap between the education of software engineers and the skills they need in industry. Certification programs can help ensure that new graduates are prepared for the real world and that professional training programs are effective. View full abstract»

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  • Digital computer [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 55
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  • The Internet of Things: A Reality Check

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 56 - 59
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    Today, a new Internet player is rowing more important: things-that is, inanimate objects that can be programmed to communicate, sense, and interact with other things. But will an increasingly fragile ecosystem be able to sustain the amount of power necessary to run all these gadgets? And what other challenges must we overcome to realize a productive and reliable Internet of Things? View full abstract»

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  • Watch What You're Saying

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 60 - 61
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    Sometimes a misspoken word just momentarily embarrasses you, but in the workplace, it could affect your career path. Learn how best to react to common work problems and situations. View full abstract»

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  • Your Hollywood Guide to Antipatterns

    Publication Year: 2012 , Page(s): 64 - 63
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  • Usenix Advertisement

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  • 1 & 1 [advertisement]

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Aims & Scope

IT has emerged as an exciting, robust field unto itself, drawing on applications, data engineering, algorithms, system software, computer systems organization, and other contemporary computer technologies as applied to business problems.

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