RSS - Internet and Communications articles
  • The dark web is like the streets at night, even if it is perfectly safe, you are unlikely to feel very safe walking down them, and will not unless you really have to! Christopher East MBCS reports.
  • The fourth and final in a series of articles on the implications of the convergence of computing, biogenetics and cognitive neuroscience by Charles Ross and Max Jamilly looks at the new field of biological computing and swapping microprocessors for microbiology.
  • The Enigma Machine’s success, flaws and its failings all hold lessons for users of modern, encryption reliant tools like WhatsApp. Ian Darlington investigates ciphering’s past and its future.
  • The internet of things promises amazing possibilities. It also threatens chaos if security isn't taken seriously. Thomas McGrath considers how we can ensure we stay safe and still enjoy the new technology’s benefits.
  • Alex Krasodomski-Jones, from Demos, tells Martin Cooper AMBCS about how the think-tank's work with BCS is helping politicians shape public policy through gleaning insights from social media.
  • Dr. Guruduth Banavar is VP of Cognitive Computing at IBM Research and will be delivering the 2017 BCS/IET Turing Lecture. Martin Cooper AMBCS explores Dr Banavar's career, how machine learning works and why Dr Banavar believes Turing remains as relevant as ever.
  • The second in a series of four articles on the implications of the convergence of computing, biogenetics and cognitive neuroscience by Charles Ross and Max Jamilly looks at communication between the brain and computers and how this can expand human abilities.
  • Paula Dowdy - SVP, Cloud, Software and Managed Services at Cisco - explains the work that they are doing with Connected Women and its potential best practice application.
  • David Bird asks, when it comes to the internet of things, is it a security car crash waiting to happen?
  • As collaboration in the cloud continues to grow, there is a unique opportunity to solve a big challenge that affects today’s workers. Andrew Filev, CEO and Founder, Wrike, explains.