Monthly Archives: November 2011

Policy Highlights from Communications of the ACM – September 2011 (Vol. 54, No. 9)

Below is a list of items with policy relevance from the September issue of Communications of the ACM. As always, much of the material in CACM is premium content, and free content one month may slip behind a pay wall the next. You need to be a member of ACM or a subscriber to CACM [...]

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USACM Encourages Deficit Reduction Committee to Remember the Value of Computing

The Joint Committee on Deficit Reduction is the formal name of the “Supercommittee” that is supposed to recommend at least $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction over the next 10 years. USACM sent a letter today to the supercommittee that notes the value of computing to the nation, a value that needs consistent investment in order [...]

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Hill Tech Happenings, Week of November 14

November 15 Hearing: The Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security of the House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on cybersecurity. 10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn Building November 16 Hearing: The House Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on the Stop Online Piracy Act. 10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn Building

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Policy Highlights from Communications of the ACM – August 2011 (Vol. 54, No. 8)

Below is a list of items with policy relevance from the August issue of Communications of the ACM. As always, much of the material in CACM is premium content, and free content one month may slip behind a pay wall the next. You need to be a member of ACM or a subscriber to CACM [...]

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