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Munindar P. Singh's Columns and Other Short Articles

Being Interactive

The following are instances of a bimonthly technical column called Being Interactive, which appeared in IEEE Internet Computing from January 1999 to December 2002. I wrote this column as Editor-in-Chief.
November 2002  Who You Gonna Call?, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 6, November/December 2002, pages 4–5.
September 2002  Deep Web Structure, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 5, September/October 2002, pages 4–5.
June 2002  Treating Health Care, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 4, July/August 2002, pages 4–5.
April 2002  The Pragmatic Web, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 3, May/June 2002, pages 4–5.
February 2002  Working the Flow, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 2, March/April 2002, pages 4–5.
December 2000  Privacy for Telecom Services, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 6, number 1, January/February 2002, pages 4–5.
November 2001  Privacy and Open Services, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 6, November/December 2001, pages 4–5.
September 2001  Services and Situations, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 4, September/October 2001, pages 4–5.
July 2001  The Invisible Wireless Web, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 4, July/August 2001, pages 6–7.
May 2001  Physics of Service Composition, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 3, May/June 2001, pages 6–7.
February 2001  An Evolutionary Look at E-Commerce, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 2, March/April 2001, pages 4–5.
December 2000  Peering at Peer-to-Peer Computing, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 5, number 1, January/February 2001, pages 4–5.
November 2000  The Intelligence Within, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 6, November/December 2000, pages 6–7.
August 2000  Beyond Geography, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 5, September/October 2000, pages 4–5.
June 2000  The Service Web, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 4, July/August 2000, pages 4–5.
April 2000  Engineering Interoperation, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 3, May/June 2000, pages 4–5.
March 2000  Trusting our Electronic Assistants, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 2, March/April 2000, pages 4–5.
December 1999  In the Thick of Things, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 4, number 1, January/February 2000, pages 4–5.
November 1999  The End of the Supply Chain?, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 6, November/December 1999, pages 4–5.
September 1999  The E-Commerce Inversion, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 5, September/October 1999, pages 4–5.
July 1999  Degrees of Separation, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 4, July/August 1999, pages 4–5.
May 1999  Value-Oriented Electronic Commerce, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 3, May/June 1999, pages 6–7.
March 1999  Write Asynchronous, Run Synchronous, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 2, March/April 1999, pages 4–5.
January 1999  The True Meaning of Analog, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 3, number 1, January/February 1999, pages 6–7.

Miscellaneous Short Articles

The following are short articles that are not part of a regular column. The one on the Any Key is one of my favorites.
January 2010  (Vint Cerf and Munindar P. Singh) Internet Predictions, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 14, number 1, January/February 1999, pages 10–11.
July 2000  Coordination and the Internet. In Andrea Omicini, Franco Zambonelli, Matthias Klusch, and Robert Tolksdorf (editors), Coordination of Internet Agents: Models, Technologies, and Applications. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 2001, pages V–VII. Foreword.
April 1999  (Munindar P. Singh and Mona Singh) Deconstructing the "Any" Key, Communications of the ACM, volume 43, number 4, April 2000, pages 107–108.

Natural Web Interfaces

The following are instances of a bimonthly technical column called Natural Web Interfaces that appears in IEEE Internet Computing.
February 2017  (Muhammad Shahzad and Munindar P. Singh) Continuous Authentication and Authorization for the Internet of Things, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 21, number 2, March 2017, pages 57–61.
October 2016  (Christopher J. Hazard and Munindar P. Singh) Privacy Risks in Intelligent User Interfaces, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 20, number 6, November 2016, pages 57–61.
January 2016 (Pradeep K. Murukannaiah, Nirav Ajmeri, and Munindar P. Singh) Engineering Privacy in Social Applications. IEEE Internet Computing. volume 20, number 2, pages 72–76, March 2016.
October 2014  (Pradeep K. Murukannaiah and Munindar P. Singh) Understanding Location-Based User Experience, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 18, number 6, November 2014, pages 72–76.
August 2013  (Mona Singh and Munindar P. Singh) Augmented Reality Interfaces, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 17, number 6, November 2013, pages 66–70.

Agents on the Web

The following are instances of a bimonthly technical column called Agents on the Web that appeared in IEEE Internet Computing. I coauthored these columns with Dr. Michael Huhns. I left this column when I became editor-in-chief (and began writing Being Interactive above), Mike continued to write Agents on the Web till the end of 2004.
November 1998  Cognitive Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 6, November/December 1998, pages 87–89.
September 1998  Personal Assistants, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 5, September/October 1998, pages 90–92.
July 1998  Workflow Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 4, July/August 1998, pages 94–96.
May 1998  All Agents are not Created Equal, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 3, May/June 1998, pages 94–96. html. -->
March 1998  Agent Jurisprudence, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 2, March/April 1998, pages 90–91.
January 1998  Anthropoid Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 2, number 1, January/February 1998, pages 94–95.
November 1997  Ontologies for Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 6, November/December 1997, pages 81–83.
September 1997  The Agent Test, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 5, September/October 1997, pages 78–79.
July 1997  Internet Agents (introduction to theme issue), IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 4, July/August 1997, pages 8–9. html. -->
May 1997  Mobile Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 3, May/June 1997, pages 80–82.
March 1997  Conversational Agents, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 2, March/April 1997, pages 73–75.
January 1997  Agents are Everywhere, IEEE Internet Computing, volume 1, number 1, January/February 1997, page 87.