2002 - January
Bringing resources to innovation
by Ubiquity staff
January 2002A ten-year study follows the venture capital business from relative obscurity to boom to retrenchment
Enterprise IT complexity
by Kemal A. Delic
WWW: service provider
by S. Sadagopan
Freedom to think and speak
by Seth Johnson
January 2002Under Microsoft's Digital Rights Management operating system, the ability to use information freely will be policed at the most intricate level.
Observations from the trenches of electronic government
by Gord Jenkins
Review of 'On the Internet: Thinking in Action,' by Hubert Dreyfus, Routledge Press, 2001
by Arun Kumar Tripathi
January 2002Life and learning on the Net through the eyes of a philosopher.
Software message terminology
by Kersasp D. Shekhdar
The money of invention: how venture capital creates new wealth
by Paul A. Gompers, Josh Lerner
January 2002Ninety percent of new entrepreneurial businesses that don't attract venture capital fail within three years.
A Ubiquity symposium is an organized debate around a proposition or point of view. It is a means to explore a complex issue from multiple perspectives. An early example of a symposium on teaching computer science appeared in Communications of the ACM (December 1989).
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Ubiquity Symposium: Big Data
- Big Data, Digitization, and Social Change (Opening Statement) by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic
- Big Data and the Attention Economy by Bernardo A. Huberman
- Big Data for Social Science Research by Mark Birkin
- Technology and Business Challenges of Big Data in the Digital Economy by Dave Penkler
- High Performance Synthetic Information Environments: An integrating architecture in the age of pervasive data and computing By Christopher L. Barrett, Jeffery Johnson, and Madhav Marathe
- Developing an Open Source "Big Data" Cognitive Computing Platform by Michael Kowolenko and Mladen Vouk
- When Good Machine Learning Leads to Bad Cyber Security by Tegjyot Singh Sethi and Mehmed Kantardzic
- Corporate Security is a Big Data Problem by Louisa Saunier and Kemal Delic
- Big Data: Business, technology, education, and science by Jeffrey Johnson, Luca Tesei, Marco Piangerelli, Emanuela Merelli, Riccardo Paci, Nenad Stojanovic, Paulo Leitão, José Barbosa, and Marco Amador
- Big Data or Big Brother? That is the question now (Closing Statement) by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic