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Parallel programming may not be so daunting

“Lock-free” parallel algorithms may match performance of more complex “wait-free” algorithms. Computer chips have stopped getting faster: The regular performance improvements we’ve come to expect...

Researchers develop ‘envy-free’ algorithm for settling disputes

Whether it's season tickets to Green Bay Packers' games or silver place settings, divorce and inheritance have bred protracted disputes over the assignment of...

Too fast for humans: Robots take over global financial markets

Recently, the global financial market experienced a series of computer glitches that abruptly brought operations to a halt. One reason for these "flash freezes"...

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