Media Coverage of ACM's Award Recipients

Media Coverage of Michael Stonebraker Receiving the 2014 ACM A.M. Turing Award

Michael Stonebraker, serial database genius, brings home Turing Award
Fortune, March 25, 2015
Michael Stonebraker of MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory receives ACM A.M. Turing Prize, computer science’s highest award.

MIT data storage researcher wins Alan Turing award, $1 million from Google
The Boston Globe, March 26, 2015
Michael Stonebraker, an MIT professor who did foundational research in database management systems, an industry that is now worth billions, was announced as the winner of the Alan M. Turing award in computer science.

Database pioneer Stonebraker rocks $1M “Nobel Prize in Computing”
Network World, March 25, 2015
A.M. Turing Award recognizes Ingres RDBMS creator.

Michael Stonebraker Wins Turing Award
Slashdot, March 25, 2015
Michael Stonebraker, an MIT researcher who has revolutionized the field of database management systems and founded multiple successful database companies, has won the Association for Computing Machinery's $1 million A.M. Turing Award, often referred to as "the Nobel Prize of computing."

2014 Turing Award goes to MIT’s Michael Stonebraker
Software Developer Times, March 25, 2015
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has announced Michael Stonebraker as the 2014 ACM A.M. Turing Award recipient for his work in modern database systems. Stonebraker is a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science

Media Coverage of Dan Boneh Receiving the 2014 ACM - Infosys Foundation Award

Stanford Crypto Expert Dan Boneh Wins $175K Computer Science Award
Network World, March 31, 2015
Stanford University's Dan Boneh honored by ACM and Infosys Foundation for his cryptography work. 

Nothing cryptic: Israeli scientist works to simplify information security
JNS.org, June 24, 2015
2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in Computing Sciences recipient Dan Boneh talks about ensuring security and privacy for mobile phone users, PDF document sharers, and others. 

Stanford Scientist Recognized for Cryptography Innovations
Wireless Design, March 31, 2015
Stanford computer scientist and electrical engineer Dan Boneh has been selected to receive the 2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences for technical contributions that have made cryptography easier to use.

Stanford crypto expert Dan Boneh wins $175K computer science award
CIO, March 31, 2015
Stanford University computer science professor Dan Boneh has been named as the recipient of the 2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in Computing Sciences for his work in cryptography.

ACM, Infosys Foundation honour Stanford's Dan Boneh
NetIndian, March 31, 2015
Dan Boneh, professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at Stanford University, has been chosen for the 2014 ACM-Infosys Foundation Award in the Computing Sciences for his contributions to the ground-breaking development of pairing-based cryptography and its application in identity-based encryption.

 

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