The Communications site publishes two types of blogs. The BLOG@CACM expert blog resides on-site, and the Blogroll of syndicated blogs reside off-site. Both blogs rely on a continually evolving community of bloggers. If you would like to recommend a blogger or volunteer yourself for BLOG@CACM, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our bloggers discuss relevant computing topics and encourage comments about their posts.
Parallel and Distributed Computing, Object-Oriented Programming
U.S. Naval Postgraduate School
Software Testing, Education
University of California, San Diego
Human-Computer Interaction, Educational Technology, Software Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
University of Wyoming
The Philosophy of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University
Privacy and Security
Microsoft Research New York
Machine Learning, Learning Theory
Software Engineering, Technical Leadership
Politecnico di Milano,
Web Site and Search Innovation
for Research and Economic Development, University of Iowa
Loyola University Chicago
Computer Systems, Software Engineering
These blogs reflect the geographic and intellectual scope of the computing world. Blog entries and related discussions are off-site.
ACM's Public Policy Office in Washington, DC, covers a wide range of issues to inform the computing community and the public about technology policy.
The ACM-W Council's blog celebrates, informs and supports women in computing in an effort to improve their working and learning environments.
danah boyd writes about youth culture, social network sites, social media, and other matters of interest.
Ubiquity Magazine's BLOG@UBIQUITY is where industry experts post their reflections and reactions to the computing world emerging all around us. The blog explores the new spaces of emerging possibilities and speculates on how those spaces might be influenced by computing technology, policies, and practices.
Lance Fortnow and Bill Gasarch write about theoretical computer science and the academic world.
Postings from faculty and staff at the Purdue University Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security.
Microsoft Academic Relations Manager Alfred Thompson writes about teaching computer science at the K-12 level.
The Official Blog of the Computer Science Teacher's Association posts news, commentary, pointers to resources, and discussions about K – 12 computer science education.
This academic blog by Daniel Lemire, a researcher in data warehousing, features critical discussions on research in computer science.
Franz Dill explores the application of new information technologies in retail, marketing, analytics, knowledge delivery, sensory delivery, systems modeling and elsewhere.
Gail Carmichael, a Ph.D. student at Carleton University, shares her passion for helping others enjoy computer science.
Greg Linden, founder of Geeky Ventures, comments on personalization and customization in Web search.
Richard J. Lipton, a professor of computer science at Georgia Tech, and Ken Regan, a professor of computer science at the University of Buffalo (SUNY), write about the theory of computation.
One of the pioneers of quantum computation, Michael Nielsen is writing a book on the future of science.
A Ph.D. student at the University of Amsterdam, whose research focus is on deep learning for information retrieval.
A professor of computer science at Harvard University, Michael Mitzenmacher writes about algorithms, networking, and information theory.
Software engineer Daniel Tunkelang covers information access and retrieval, social networks, decision theory, and more.
Mark Vanderbeeken's blog posts daily news about what’s happening worldwide in the field of experience design and people-centered innovation.
Bruce Schneier is the chief security technology officer for BT. His blog covers security and security technology.
Jean Yang is a fifth-year Ph.D. student in the Computer-Aided Programming group at MIT. She shares her thoughts about academia, computer science, gender, tech, travel, and life (mostly).
Industry insider Simon Phipps is a board member of the Open Source Initiative. He has worked as a field engineer, programmer, and systems analyst.
Yevgeniy Brikman's blog about software engineering, fitness, travel, and everything else.
Crossroads is the ACM magazine for students. Crossroads aims to provide readers with material that will stimulate, inform, and educate students of computing.
Create a Web Account
If you are an ACM member, Communications subscriber, Digital Library subscriber, or use your institution's subscription, please set up a web account to access premium content and site features. If you are a SIG member or member of the general public, you may set up a web account to comment on free articles and sign up for email alerts.