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Cryptography's Role in Securing the Information Society

Committee to Study National Cryptography Policy, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 1996 - 720 pages
For every opportunity presented by the information age, there is an opening to invade the privacy and threaten the security of the nation, U.S. businesses, and citizens in ...
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Practical Lessons from the Loma Prieta Earthquake

Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, Geotechnical Board, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences - Nature - 1994 - 288 pages
The Loma Prieta earthquake struck the San Francisco area on October 17, 1989, causing 63 deaths and $10 billion worth of damage. This book reviews existing research on the Loma ...
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Youth, Pornography, and the Internet

Committee to Study Tools and Strategies for Protecting Kids from Pornography and Their Applicability to Other Inappropriate Internet Content, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Social Science - 2002 - 480 pages
The Internet has changed the way we access the world. This is especially true for kids, who soak up new technologies like eager little sponges. They have access to an enormous ...
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Embedded, Everywhere:: A Research Agenda for Networked Systems of Embedded ...

Committee on Networked Systems of Embedded Computers, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 2001 - 236 pages
Advances in the miniaturization and networking of microprocessors promise a _day when networked computers are embedded throughout the everyday world. However, our current ...
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Containing the Threat from Illegal Bombings:: An Integrated National ...

Committee on Marking, Rendering Inert, and Licensing of Explosive Materials, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications - Political Science - 1998 - 384 pages
In response to the rising concern of the American public over illegal bombings, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms asked the National Research Council to examine ...
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Research Recommendations to Facilitate Distributed Work

Technology and Telecommunications: Issues and Impacts Committee, National Research Council, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 1994 - 84 pages
This book sets out technological research topics designed to facilitate and expand distributed work--including telecommuting, working while mobile, and working in ...
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The Digital Dilemma:: Intellectual Property in the Information Age

Committee on Intellectual Property Rights in the Emerging Information Infrastructure, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council - Law - 2000 - 364 pages
Imagine sending a magazine article to 10 friends-making photocopies, putting them in envelopes, adding postage, and mailing them. Now consider how much easier it is to send ...
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