computer science

Peer review in the electronic age

March 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

In academic computer science, conferences are often more important than journals, but The current system of publication in biomedical research provides a distorted view of [...]

Computer Science as a failed discipline

January 6, 2010 | 1 Comment

Phrenology I write an email to a CS Prof. asking if they have any followup work on some nice OS measurement research they published a couple of years back. The response is [...]

the male weirdness of computer science

December 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

ELLEN SPERTUS, a graduate student at M.I.T., wondered why the computer camp she had attended as a girl had a boy-girl ratio of six to one. And why were only 20 percent of [...]