Computer algorithms get a human hand in steering web

Use of smart algorithms is continuously increasing day by day in various kind of applications such as Trading stocks, targeting ads, steering political campaigns etc. But, still these algorithms require human touch. How? Read at http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/internet/computer-algorithms-get-a-human-hand-in-steering-web/articleshow/18904825.cms

End of the Desktop? Google Backs WebGL

Stick a fork in the desktop, it’s done! Recently Google demoed a port of Quake II to WebGL and HTML5, showing that even first person shooters are suitable applications to run in the browser. While the tide isn’t going to turn all at once, it seems more likely than ever that a browser-based desktop is a viable option and ultimately the way many users will experience all applications. Read at http://www.linux-mag.com/id/7764