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Facebook's announcement of a new cryptocurrency, Libra, and the nonprofit association that will oversee it raises questions about the future of global banking and Facebook's role in it.
A recent article about languages that developers love and those that they hate reported that Java was the third most loved language as well as the second most hated.
The majority of open-source projects that we usually consider sustainable are actually receiving income below industry standards or even below the poverty threshold.
A new research challenge for computer science.
Total-system hardware and microarchitectural issues are becoming increasingly critical.
Many risks of catastrophic failures of critical infrastructures can be significantly reduced by relatively simple measures to increase resiliency.
It is time to care about digital provenance.
Maybe we can just design away the need to teach computational thinking
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