HCI International News

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Recent News and Articles

“’Contagious’ wi-fi virus created by Liverpool researchers,” BBC, Feb. 26, 2014.
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-26352439

“The Problem with Serious Games: Solved,” Technology Review, February 24, 2014.
http://www.technologyreview.com/view/525061/the-problem-with-serious-games-solved/

“Cockpit for apps: Minority Report meets Google Glass,” New Scientist, February 20, 2014.
http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22129574.900-cockpit-for-apps-minority-report-meets-google-glass.html#.UxObvfldXjs

“DARPA wants to automate Big Data findings to solve complicated problems,” Network World, February 21, 2014.
http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/darpa-wants-automate-big-data-findings-solve-complicated-problems

“Robots with human-like brains to take on Mars unaided,” New Scientist, February 19, 2014.
http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22129574.700-robots-with-humanlike-brains-to-take-on-mars-unaided.html#.UxOdFvldXjt

“Half of Americans want to live in a smart city with driverless cars,” Computer World, February 18, 2014.
http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9246418/Half_of_Americans_want_to_live_in_a_smart_city_with_driverless_cars

At Newark Airport, the Lights Are On, and They’re Watching You,” New York Times, February 17, 2014.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/business/at-newark-airport-the-lights-are-on-and-theyre-watching-you.html?_r=0

“New skills are needed to work on Internet of Things,” Washington Post, February 16, 2014.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/on-it/new-skills-are-needed-to-work-on-internet-of-things/2014/02/14/b986fda4-94cb-11e3-84e1-27626c5ef5fb_story.html

“EU Pushes to Globalize Internet Governance,” The Wall Street Journal, February 11, 2014.
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702303874504579377052129964162

“Wikipedia vs. the Small Screen,” New York Times, February 9, 2014.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/10/technology/wikipedia-vs-the-small-screen.html

“Tech companies say tens of thousands of user accounts were subject to national security spying,” Washington Post, February 3, 2014.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/02/03/tech-companies-say-tens-of-thousands-of-user-accounts-were-subject-to-national-security-spying/

“Cognitive computing can take the semantic Web to the next level,“ Info World, January 30, 2014.
http://www.infoworld.com/d/big-data/cognitive-computing-can-take-the-semantic-web-the-next-level-235308

“Neural Nets: Now Available In the Cloud,” Technology Review, January 21, 2014.
http://www.technologyreview.com/view/523816/neural-nets-now-available-in-the-cloud/

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Upcoming Conferences and Events

***** March 2014 *****

23-27 Mar 2014: ACHI 2014 — The Seventh International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interaction, Barcelona, Spain.
http://www.iaria.org/conferences.html

29 Mar-2 April 2014: 2014 IEEE Virtual Reality, Minneapolis, MN, United States.
http://ieeevr.org/2014/

***** April 2014 *****

23-24 April: Digital ID World Asia 2014, Singapore, Singapore.
http://www.terrapinn.com/2014/digital-id-world-asia/

26 April – 1 May 2014: CHI’14 — CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Toronto, Canada.
http://chi2014.acm.org/

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About HCI International NEWS
The HCI International NEWS is a newsletter that contains information about the HCI International 2014 Conference, book reviews, news from the field of HCI, as well as links to interesting articles and conferences. If you have any questions or comments, or if you would like to make a contribution, please contact the Editor, Dr. Abbas Moallem (news@hci-international.org). The opinions that are expressed in this Newsletter are the sole responsibility of its authors and do not represent any institution or company.

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