How Software Architecture Learns (2011)

How Software Architecture Learns Christine Miyachi, Principle Systems Engineer and Architect,Xerox Corporation http://home.comcast.net/~cmiyachi, Blog: http://abstractsoftware.blogspot.com/ Introduction "All models are wrong, some are useful" - generally attributed to the statistician George Box "All buildings are predictions,…

Indias largest bank SBI leaked account data on…

India’s largest bank has secured an unprotected server that allowed anyone to access financial information on millions of its customers, like bank balances and recent transactions. The server, hosted in a regional Mumbai-based data center,…

Why isnt the internet more fun and weird?

By mistake, MySpace inspired a generation of teenagers to learn how to code. From Stealing MySpace: But Nguyen forgot to block Web markup language in user submissions. His mistake allowed users to build colorful backgrounds…

The Man Who Invented Information Theory

Image: Tekniska Museet Of the pioneers who drove the information technology revolution, Claude Shannon may have been the most brilliant. A new book resurrects his legacy. In a video from the early 1950s, Bell Labs scientist…