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LATEST ARTICLES
Communication Corner

How to say what you mean and mean what you say

October 2017
by Philip Yaffe

The tenets of good writing usually include the advice to keep sentences short. However a series of short sentences often gives less information than a well-crafted longer one. ...


Interview

Art Scott and Michael Frank on energy-efficient computing

September 2017
Interviewed by Ted G. Lewis

The tenets of good writing usually include the advice to keep sentences short. However a series of short sentences often gives less information than a well-crafted longer one. ...



Commentary

Computational design

August 2017
by Peter J. Denning

The tenets of good writing usually include the advice to keep sentences short. However a series of short sentences often gives less information than a well-crafted longer one. ...


department

Why writing short sentences may be short-changing your reader

August 2017
by Philip Yaffe

The tenets of good writing usually include the advice to keep sentences short. However a series of short sentences often gives less information than a well-crafted longer one. ...