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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

ERCIM News 77 - special theme "Future Internet Technology"

The latest edition of ERCIM News has just been published at: http://ercim-news.ercim.org/

Special Theme: "Future Internet Technology"

The Internet is undoubtedly permeating and transforming all aspects of our economies and societies. It is a remarkable catalyst for creativity, collaboration and innovation and more broadly, for the development of our economies and societies. A few examples: in 1998, Google indexed 26 million web-pages, today it indexes 1 trillion; Within only five years, Facebook and MySpace have attracted each more than 100 million users world wide; user-generated content such as YouTube produced more than 73 billion streams in 2008; with around four billion mobile users world wide, the Internet is becoming more and more mobile and capable to support a range of new applications and services that were not foreseen in its original design. Read more...

My source: ERCIM - the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics - mailing list.