A New History of Modern Computing

@inproceedings{Haigh2021ANH,
  title={A New History of Modern Computing},
  author={Thomas Haigh and Paul E. Ceruzzi},
  year={2021}
}

Auditing Advanced Information Systems and Technologies in a Modern Digital World

In 1965 Gordon Moore posited that the number of transistors on microchips doubles every 2 years, implying that the technical developments underlying the authors' increasingly complex systems continue to develop at an impressive pace.

The emergence of protein dynamics simulations: how computational statistical mechanics met biochemistry

It is illustrated how Martin Karplus and his research group effectively set in motion the engine of molecular dynamics simulations of biomolecules between 1969 and the early 1970s with Karplus’ landing in biology.

A Case Report On The "A.I. Locked-In Problem": social concerns with modern NLP

Practical experimentation with GPT-3 shows that there is a recurring problem with these modern NLP systems, namely that they can “get stuck” in the narrative so that further conversations, prompt executions or commands become futile.

Becoming universal

A new history of modern computing.

The immortal soul of an old machine

Taking apart a book to figure out how it works is a great way to learn more about how the world works.

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