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Raising Money the Old-Fashioned Way

"Crowdfunding for technology gains traction" -- an online-only article covering technology funding venues including Fundable, Gittip, Bountysource, and others, with commentary from various players including Eric S. Raymond and the National Crowdfunding Association.

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Tue, 10/29/2013

Supercomputers Get Real

A short online-only article about how supercomputer developers are teaming up with application specialists to make the hardware's power more useful.

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Tue, 12/20/2011

Seeing is Not Enough

An article about vision systems that recognize actions, rather than just objects.

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Sat, 10/01/2011

Making the Internet Safe for Gadgets (article)

An article for CACM about competing technologies to repurpose the Internet's host-centric architecture so it's more appropriate for small, often-mobile devices.

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Fri, 09/27/2013

Collect Yourself Before You Forget Yourself

An article for CACM online about lifelogging, touching on the related subjects of veillance and "the quantified self".

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Thu, 07/18/2013

Drupal in Context column: "Getting Help"

A column for Issue #5 of "Drupal Watchdog", a print magazine distributed at DrupalCon Portland.

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Mon, 04/01/2013

Overcoming the Uncanny Valley

A feature article about the perceptual gap between images of real human faces near-human representations.

Abstract: "What makes some near-human characters scary while others are merely laughable? More important, why do some human and humanlike characters fail to arouse our sympathy? Visual artists and roboticists face these questions as they seek to alternately frighten and endear. Recent attempts to create accurate human replicas have brought these questions to the fore with increased urgency."

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Wed, 07/02/2008

Evaluating Government Funding

Abstract: "A presidential report asserts the value of U.S. government investments in the cross-agency Networking and Information Technology Research and Development program and specifies areas needing greater focus."

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Date of publication: 
Tue, 02/01/2011

Review: OmniFocus

Review of the productivity and personal-tracking application, OmniFocus (known at the time as "The Omni Group Omnifocus").

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Thu, 06/26/2008

Review: OmniFocus for iPhone

A review of the productivity and life-tracking app, OmniFocus.

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Date of publication: 
Mon, 11/10/2008

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