Title: The Top 50 Computer Science Blogs
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- A Computer Scientist in a Business School: Take a trip into Web information retrieval, economic-aware text and Web mining, text databases and more at this blog.
- A+ Computer Science Blog: News and tips for individuals who are computer science novices.
- Blown to Bits Blog: Building on their pioneering joint MIT/Harvard course, the authors reveal how the digital revolution is changing everything.
- Computer Science Department Blog: This blog, maintained by Virginia Tech, broaches many topics for novices and intermediate CS students.
- Computer Science Teacher – Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson: Alfred Thompson is the K-12 Computer Science Academic Relations Manager for Microsoft and teaches computer science at that level.
- Computer Science Teachers Association Blog: The CSTA deals with all things teaching in this field, with breaking news, updates and announcements.
- Daniel Lemire’s Blog: Professor Lemire teaches computer science and focuses on data, collaborative filtering, information retrieval and more.
- Data Mining: Text Mining, Visualization and Social Media: Matthew Hurst, scientist at Microsoft’s MSN, is into strategy, computational linguistics, blogs, artificial intelligence, data/text mining, gis and social media.
- Ernie’s 3D Pancakes: Although Jeff Erickson is a computer science professor, you might see this blog drift into computational complexity or theory with a penchant for computational geometry.
- FemaleScienceProfessor: A full professor in physical sciences grapples with puzzling aspects in her career.
- Freedom to Tinker: Freedom to Tinker is hosted by Princeton’s Center for Information Technology Policy.
- Glencora Borradaile: Glencora, an assistant professor in electrical engineering and computer science, is broadly interested in discrete optimization problems.
- Good Math, Bad Math: A computer scientist raves about mathematical beauty and tracks down “bozos who use bad math…”
- Haystack Blog: The MIT CSail Research department shares information on categories that range across collective intelligence to Semantic Web.
- Jason’s Computer Science Blog: Jason is completing his first year in a doctoral program in applied computing. His focus is wireless and mobile networks.
- My Biased Coin: Michael Mitzenmacher’s take on computer science, algorithms, networking, information theory and other related items.
- Oddhead Blog: Musings from a computer scientist on prediction markets, gambling and estimating the odds of everything.
- Pastacode computer science blog: A computer science student blogs about programming, Web, algorithms and computers.
- Process Algebra Diary: Computer science writ large at this site, through a teacher’s eyes.
- Radford Neal’s blog: A statistics and computer science professor blogs about technical and non-technical aspects of statistics and computation.
- The Female Perspective of Computer Science: Join this PhD student in computer science as she focuses on “educational entertainment and augmented reality.”
- WolframAlpha Blog: Wolfram|Alpha’s long-term goal is to collect and curate all objective data, implement every known model, method, and algorithm and make it possible to compute whatever can be computed about anything.
- YoungFemaleScientist: A savvy and spot-on commentary about women in science, about sexism and about…science and systems.
Computational Complexity and Theory
- Adventures in Computation: A PhD student at Carnegie Mellon focuses on theoretical computation.
- Algorithmic Game-Theory/Economics: Noam Nisan is a CS Professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Research Scientist in Google, Tel-Aviv.
- Andy’s Math/CS page: Sporadic notes on mathematical and non-mathematical topics, from a student of computational complexity.
- bit-player: This blogger is no amateur, as he’s the senior writer for American Scientist, and writes that magazine’s Computing Science column. This blog focuses on computing and mathematics.
- Combinatorics and more: Gil Kalai, mathematician, works mainly on geometric combinatorics and the study of convex polytopes and related objects and on the analysis of Boolean functions and related matters.
- Computational Complexity: Enjoy the topic, brought to you by Lance Fortnow and Bill Gasarch and linked to Scientific American.
- Computational Information Geometry Wonderland: Thoughts and “serenpidity” on computational theory, geometry and any possible juxtaposition.
- Cryptosophy: This blog is offered by a theoretical computer scientist, a cryptographer who focuses on cryptography.
- dense outliers: Theoretical computer science from Down Under, rendered by Taso Viglas and Joachim Gudmundsson.
- Gödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP: This is a blog on P=NP and other theoretical questions within computer theory penned by Dick Lipton, Georgia Tech’s Frederick G. Storey Chair in Computing.
- Gowers’s Weblog: Gowers is a member of the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics at Cambridge University and also a fellow of Trinity College.
- in theory: Home of LaTeX2WP, a program that converts a LaTeX file into something that is ready to be cut and pasted into WordPress.
- Inherent Uncertainty: This blog focuses on computer learning and game playing, prediction and decision-making.
- Paul Goldberg: This CS professor at the University of Liverpool writes about theoretical computer science, economics, and academic life in general.
- Shtetl-Optimized: Scott Aaronson’s stance is that quantum computers are not known to be able to solve NP-complete problems in polynomial time (see last category).
- The Geomblog: This blog is filled with “ruminations on computational geometry, algorithms, theoretical computer science and life.”
- The Leisure of the Theory Class: This blog is devoted to speculation and ruminations on all aspects of economic and game theory.
- the polylogblog: Andrew McGregor is an assistant professor in the computer science department at the University of Massachusetts and a member of the theory group.
- Theorem of the Day: Robin Whitty started Theorem of the Day in 2005, aiming for 366 theorems.
- What’s New: Professor Tao provides updates on his research, discussion of open problems and other maths-related topics.
The Juncture of Physics and Computer Science
- dotphysics: Rhett Allain is an Associate Professor of Physics at Southeastern Louisiana University. He writes about “physics you would take home to your mom.”
- Michael Nielsen: Michael Nielsen is one of the pioneers of quantum computation.
- Not Even Wrong: Are applications applicable if they are elegant? Or, does a lack of reference to anything physical make those applications so far from right that they live beyond wrong?
- Prof. M. Saeed: This site serves physics and computer science teachers and students.
- Symmetry Breaking: This blog belongs to Symmetry Magazine, a publication focusing on particle physics and its connections to other aspects of life and science.
- The Quantum Pontiff: Dave Bacon, a theoretical physicist, pontificates on quantum computing.
- Uncertain Principles: Revel in physics, politics and pop culture with Chad Orzel, assistant professor in the Physics and Astronomy department at Union College in Schenectady, NY.