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First Steps to Digital Detox - Room for Debate Blog - NYTimes.com

Russell A. Poldrack is the director of the Imaging Research Center and professor of psychology and neurobiology at the University of Texas at Austin. As a busy researcher who...

RYW Read-Your-Writes consistency explained | DBMS2 -- DataBase Management System Services

The core ideas of RYW consistency, as implemented in various NoSQL systems, are: Let N = the number of copies of each record distributed across nodes of a parallel...

C++ Programming: Static Code Analysis and the New Language Standard C++0x - CodeGuru

This function cannot work on a 64-bit system with large arrays. If the variable arraySize has a value more than UINT_MAX, the condition "i < arraySize" will never be...

Portrait of a Multitasking Mind: Scientific American

We can do multitasking while driving, working, loving, caring, nurturing, protecting, memorizing, walking, running, concentrating, reading, writing, and practicing. It seems that chronic media-multitaskers are more susceptible to distractions....