association of computing machinery

association of computing machinery

Open Access And The Art Of Contract Hacking

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Open Access continues to gain momentum, as more and more researchers seek to make their work freely available online. One way of doing that is by modifying the contract that academic publishers routinely send to potential authors, inserting a clause that allows digital copies to be distributed. That's been working...
Open Access And The Art Of Contract Hacking

Congratulations to Amit Singhal on his election to NAE

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This morning, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) announced the election of 66 new members, including our very own Amit Singhal, Google Fellow and lead on Google Search. Amit joins a list of nine of us Googlers who have previously been recognized by the NAE: Sergey Brin, Vint Cerf, Jeff...
Congratulations to Amit Singhal on his election to NAE
Google algorithm guy, Microsoft DSP expert get NAE nod

Work on Causality Causes Judea Pearl to Win Prize

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Humans have always made inferences about causes and effects, sometimes based on scanty information. Many machines do now, too, and Judea Pearl is frequently cited as a cause. Association of Computing Machinery Judia Pearl The computer scientist on Thursday is being named as the latest recipient of the high-prestige Turing...
Work on Causality Causes Judea Pearl to Win Prize
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