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Stanford Infolab; Tai Ubi Lab; ETH Distr Systems; EPFL Hubaux; EPFL Le Boudec; EPFL Aberer; MIT Media Lab; MIT Vision Lab; Jennifer Golbeck ; Northwester InfoLab; Schiele TU Darmstadt; GaTech; Joe Paradiso; MIT's PDOS; Institue for the Future K Lerman Jon Kleinberg Stefan Saroiu Huberman; Newman; Eric Horvitz; X Zhu L von Ahn; Kate Regine Debatty; Shin'ichi Konomi Radia Perlman; Tanzeem Noam B. Hogan Ciro Cattuto Lada Adamic; James Fowler;

Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Pervasive and Mobile ComputingIEEE Pervasive Computing
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Stanford Infolab Emerging Technologies Conference (O'Reilly); Econometrics (MIT) Networks (Cornell) Field Econ Exp(MIT) PerCom (MIT) NESTA Videos Math for Political Science
Jonathan Harris Sep Kamvar Social Innovation Camp Why Not Tech Review;
How-to Research:
. Writing a proposal: by Simon Peyton Jones (ppt, pdf-doc)
. Researching: AI MIT Lab Hal Varian Dan Olsen
. Researching for fun (solving problems): Why not?
. Effectively managing your time: Getting things do ne Time Management (pdf
. Supervising projects: Checklist Data Mining Advice
How-tos for Papers:
. Reading a paper:
Hanson Fox (at p. 6,7 review form (pdf)
. Programming:
Java Cookbook Crawling the Web with Java; pyrfeed (Google API to crawl RSS feeds) GoogleCode WEKA Wiki ( Primer)
. Writing:
. Writing CS papers by: Le Boudec; Schulzrinne; Fox; Shewchuk (+3 sins) Bredan Simon Peyton Jones ()Cochrane Mankiw Widom . Style: The Scince of Scientific Writing .Structure: The Pyramid-Principle
. Showing results:Chart Chooser The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
. Solecisms: by The Economist
. Titles: Songs Movies
. Presenting:
. Presenting CS papers ShewchukSimon Peyton(ppt, pdf Widom; Presenting to Win; Search Engine Strategies Presentation Zen by Edward Tufte
. Example (tell a story): Toy presention;
Morgufile Flickr; Sxc; EveryStockPhoto; Studio25
. book: The Art of Computer Systems Performance Analysis (amazon);
. notes: Performance Evaluation Lecture Notes (pdf) by Jean-Yves Le Boudec; Readings.
. Making it visible:
Tim Finin
How-tos for Posters:

Doing a poster: by Steven M. Block
Doing poster with comics: Understanding Comics


How-tos for Teaching:
Case Method Teaching: The ABCs of Case Teaching; Learning by the Case Method (classic, marketing)
books:The Art of Computer Sys - An introduction to psychometric theory with applications in R - Psychometric Theory (2nd edition)
Random: HowStuffWorks