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From the Editor – Issue 57

Al Erisman summarizes the content in Issue 57.

Dear Ethix – Issue 57

Letters commenting on alternate dispute resolution, subprime loans, and Walden Media.

TechWatch: Robots in the Office

Underlying continuity masks the changing nature of new technology that will affect business, and it will take new skills to deal with both the technology and its impact on people.

Pat Gelsinger: Faster Chips, More Opportunity?

Pat Gelsinger expands on Intel and the continuing implementation of new technology.

NewsNotables – Issue 57

The Underworld of Cybercrime
The Seattle Times, December 3, 2007
Samsung Ex-Official Offers Corruption-Allegation Details
The Wall Street Journal, November 27, 2007

Essay: Technology: Love It or Hate It?

Rosie Perera suggests that taking time away from technology on a regular basis can help transform the way we relate to it and can bring life back into focus.

Asia Perspective: Trimming Power Toward Efficiency in Asia

With rising energy costs, there is a need for cleaner, greener, and more efficient power usage.

Update: Computing Emotions

Rosalind W. Picard is the founder and director of the Affective Computing Research Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology More»

InReview – Issue 57

Super Crunchers: Why Thinking-By-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart
by Ian Ayres
Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning
by Thomas H. Davenport and Jeanne G. Harris
I.T. Wars: Managing the Business-Technology Wave in the New Millennium
by David Scott
Balancing Your Family, Faith and Work
by Pat Gelsinger

Full Disclosure Required?

Kenman Wong discusses ethics of a corporate sale where the seller is intentionally prevented from knowing the buyer.