Unikernels: Rise of the Virtual Library Operating System | Madhavapeddy, Scott

Anil Madhavapeddy, David J. Scott; Unikernels: Rise of the Virtual Library Operating System; In ACM Queue; 2014-01-12.

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In Cryptography, Advances in Program Obfuscation | Simons Foundation

Erica Klarreich; Perfecting the Art of Sensible Nonsense; In Quanta Magazine; 2014-01-30.
Teaser: A new cryptographic scheme obfuscates computer programs by transforming them into something akin to a jigsaw puzzle in which random elements make each individual piece look meaningless.

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Who

  • Boaz Barak, Microsoft Reseearch, Cambridge MA
  • Sanjam Garg, IBM Watson
  • Craig Gentry, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY
  • Shafi Goldwasser, MIT
  • Shai Halevi of the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
  • Yuval Ishai, Technion, Haifa IL
  • Yael Tauman Kalai of Microsoft Research New England
  • Daniele Micciancio, UCSD
  • Omer Paneth, Boston University
  • Mariana Raykova of SRI International in Menlo Park, CA
  • Guy Rothblum, Microsoft Research Silicon Valley in Mountain View, CA
  • Amit Sahai, UCLA, ex-MIT (1996)
  • Leonard Schulman, CalTech

Reminder: Most People Endangered by Football Don’t Play in the NFL | The Atlantic

; Reminder: Most People Endangered by Football Don’t Play in the NFL; In The Atlantic; 2014-01-30.
Gregg Easterbrook is a contributing editor of The Atlantic. He is the author of The Leading Indicators and The King of Sports: Football’s Impact on America.

CSEC used airport Wi-Fi to track Canadian travellers: Edward Snowden documents | CBC News

By Greg Weston, Glenn Greenwald, Ryan Gallagher; CSEC used airport Wi-Fi to track Canadian travellers: Edward Snowden documents; In CBC News); 2014-01-30.

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When Ad Technology Is Misunderstood – Case In Point: The Wall Street Journal | IAB

Steve Sullivan (IAB); When Ad Technology Is Misunderstood – Case In Point: The Wall Street Journal; In Their Blog; 2014-01-30.
Steve Sullivan is VP of Advertising Technology at the IAB

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