Liskov named Charter Fellow of National Academy of Inventors
February 14, 2013
Life in BASIC
January 2, 2013Nick Montfort and colleagues examine cultural significance of computer code in new book.
Writing graphics software gets much easier
August 2, 2012A new programming language for image-processing algorithms yields code that’s much shorter and clearer — but also faster.
An oracle for object-oriented programmers
October 7, 2011By automatically cataloging connections between software 'objects,' a new system orients programmers joining large software projects in midstream.
Machines that learn better
May 18, 2010New math will make it much easier to build machine-learning systems that tackle a wider range of problems.
Reporter's Notebook: Inventing language
November 9, 2009MIT’s Barbara Liskov, winner of the Turing Award, describes how she helped lay the foundations for today’s programming languages.