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Larry Press, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Computer Information Systems Department (CIS)

Department: Computer Science

Office: SAC 2144
Phone Extension: x3570
Email Username: lpress

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Publications

    Press, Larry, Broadband policy: Beyond privatization, competition and independent regulation, First Monday, Volume 14, Number 14, April, 2009.
  • Press, Larry, How hardware and software contribute to efficiency and effectiveness, in Information Processing, Richard Watson, editor, Global Text, accepted for publication.
  • Press, Larry, A Web site with a view: The Third World on First Monday, First Monday, Special Issue Number 8 (with reprints of earlier articles), March 2007.
  • Press, Larry; Dumans, Marie-Elise, The Digital Divide Report: ICT Diffusion Index 2005, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, July, 2005. 
  • Press, Larry, Chairmanís Report, Building Digital Bridges, pp 3-10, International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, Publication 378-05, ISBN 92-61-11321-4, November 2005.
  • Press, Larry, Toward a Global Rural Network: Strategy and Action Plan, Information Technology for Development, John Wiley and Sons, Volume 11, No. 4, 2005 pp 399-405.
  • Press, Larry, Chairmanís Report, Building Digital Bridges, The International Telecommunication Union, October, 2004
  • Press, Larry, Refuting Objections to a Global Rural Network (GRNet) for Developing Nations, First Monday, Volume 9, Number 8, August 2004.
  • Press, Larry, The Internet in Developing Nations: Grand Challenges, First Monday, Volume 9, Number 4, April 2004.
  • Press, Larry, Foster, William, Wolcott, Peter and McHenry, William, "The Internet in India and China," The Journal of Information Technologies and International Development, MIT Press, vol. 1 number 1, Fall 2003, pp 41-60.
  • Press, Larry, Wireless Internet Connectivity for Developing Nations, First Monday, Volume 8, Number 9, September 2003.
  • Press, Larry, India, China: Two Giant Online Markets, Two Different Growth Trajectories, INOMY: The New Economy of India, May 30, 2003, .
  • Press, Larry, Foster, William, Wolcott, Peter and McHenry, William, "The Internet in India and China," First Monday, Vol. 7, No. 10, October 2002.
  • James Thomasson, William Foster, And Laurence Press, The Diffusion of the Internet in Mexico. 73 pages, Latin American Network Information Center, University of Texas, August 2002.
  • Press, Larry, "Is it Time for the G8 Manhattan Project?," OnTheInternet, January/February 2002.
  • Wolcott, Peter, Press, Larry, McHenry, William, Goodman, Seymour, Foster, Will, A Framework for Assessing the Global Diffusion of the Internet, Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Volume 2 Article 6, December 2001.
  • Ismael, Magda, Minges, Michael, and Press, Larry, The e-City, Singapore Internet Case Study, 56 pages, International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, August, 2001.
  • Press, Laurence, Distributed Web Applications and Microsoft .NET, Information Impacts, June 2001.
  • Press, Laurence, MIT Rediscovers the Net, Information Impacts, May 2001.
  • Press, Larry, Measuring Connectivity Infrastructure, Information Impacts, March 2001,
  • Press, L., Surveying the Global Diffusion of the Internet, in Nicholas, D. and Rowlands, I., The Internet, Its Impact and Evaluation, Aslib/IMI, London, 2000.
  • International Telecommunication Union, Nepal Case Study, 53 pages, International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, November 2000.
  • Press, Larry, What Counts on the Net? Frameworks and Issues in Measuring the Internet, Information Impacts, November 2000,
  • Press, Larry and Reilly, Edwin D., The IBM PC, in The Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Fourth Edition, Nature Publishing Group, pp 832-835, London, 2000.
  • Press, Larry, Optical Storage, in The Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Fourth Edition, Nature Publishing Group, pp 1336-1339, London, 2000.
  • Goodman, Seymour, Kelly, Tim, Minges, Mike, Press, Larry, Computing at the Top of the World, Communications of the ACM, Vol 43 No 11, November 2000, pp 23-27.
  • Rickard, Wendy, and Press, Larry, Developing The Internet in Developing Nations, Editorsí introduction to the issue on Developing Nations, OnTheInternet, Fall/Winter 2000.
  • Press, Larry, Goodman, Seymour, Kelly, Tim, and Minges, Michael, Electronic Commerce in Nepal, (a revision of the above paper), pp 28-31, 41, OnTheInternet, Fall/Winter 2000.
  • Press, Larry, Goodman, Seymour, Kelly, Tim, and Minges, Michael, A Case Study of Electronic Commerce in Nepal, Proceedings of the American Conference of the Association for Information Systems, Long Beach, CA, August, 2000.
  • Press, L., The State of the Internet, Proceedings of INET 2000, International Networking Conference, Yokohama, Japan, July 2000, Internet Society, Reston, VA.
  • Press, L., From P-Books to E-books, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 43, No. 5, May 2000, pp 17-21, reprinted in Information Impacts Magazine, June 2000.
  • Press, Larry, The Internet In Singapore: A Benchmark Report, The Mosaic Group, March 2000.
  • Press, L., The Emerging Technology Scene, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 5, # 465, 20 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, January, 2000.
  • Wheeler, Bradley C., Dennis, Alan, R. and Press, Laurence I., Groupware Comes to the Internet: Charting a New World, The DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, Vol. 30, Numbers 3&4, Summer-Fall, 1999, pp 8-21.
  • Press, L., The Second Internet Diffusion Survey, OnTheInternet, Vol. 5, No. 6, November/December, 1999, pp 34-37.
  • Press, L., Inet í99 Developing Countries Networking Symposium, OnTheInternet, Vol. 5, No. 5, September/October, 1999, pp 34-35.
  • Press, L., The Post-PC Era, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 42, No. 10, October, 1999.
  • Press, L., Connecting Villages, OnTheInternet, Vol. 5, No. 4, July/August, 1999, pp 32-37.
  • Press, L., Surveying the Global Diffusion of the Internet, Conference on the Impact and Evaluation of the Internet, City University of London, July 16-18, 1999.
  • Press, L., INET 99, DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems, Vol 6, # 453, 29 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, July, 1999.
  • Press, L., Burkhart, G., Foster, W., and Goodman, S., The Internet in India and China, Proceedings of INET '99,International Telecommunication Union, San Jose, CA, June, 1999, Internet Society, Reston, VA.
  • Press, L., Networld + Interop 99: Customer Support and Community Building, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 6, # 449, 31 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, May, 1999.
  • Press, L., Networld + Interop 99: Network Convergence, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 6, # 448, 31 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, May, 1999.
  • Press, L., Choudhury, J. R., and Goodman, S., Against All Odds: The Internet in Bangladesh, OnTheInternet, Vol. 5, No. 3, May/June, 1999, pp 32-37.
  • Press, L., The Internet in Bangladesh, The MOSAIC Group, Fairfax, VA, March 1999.
  • Press, L., The Next Generation of Business Data Processing, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp 13-16, February, 1999.
  • Press, L., The Emerging Technology Scene, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 6, # 439, 16 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, January, 1999.
  • Press, L., A Client-Centered Networking Project in Rural India, OnTheInternet, pp 36-38, Vol. 5, No. 2, January/February, 1999.
  • Press, L., Comparison of the Internet in India and China, in Asian Giants Online, pp 160-178, The MOSAIC Group, Fairfax, VA, December 1998.
  • MOSAIC Group, Asian Giants Online, Fairfax, VA, December 1998.
  • Press, L., Goodman, S., Mehta, A., and Mittal, A., The Role of Government in Developing India's Internet, OnTheInternet, pp 35-37, Vol. 4, No. 6, November/December, 1998.
  • Burkhart, G., Goodman, S., Mehta, A., and Press, L., The Internet in India: Better Times Ahead?, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 41, No. 11, pp 21-26, November, 1998.
  • Press, L., Burkhart G., Foster, W., Goodman, S, Wolcott, P., and Woodard J., An Internet Diffusion Framework, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 41, No. 10, pp 21-26, October, 1998.
  • Press, L., Microsoft Business Applications Conference, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 5, # 432, 11 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, September, 1998.
  • McNurlin, B. and Press, L., Netware+Interop 98, Part II, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 5, # 425-6, 23 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, July, 1998.
  • McNurlin, B. and Press, L., Netware+Interop 98, Part I, Conference Analysis Reports, Vol 5, # 425-6, 24 pages, Giga Information Group, Norwell, MA, July, 1998.
  • Press, L., "Low-Cost Estimation of Travel Trade-Offs," pp 17-20, Communications of the ACM, Vol 41, No. 6, June, 1998.
  • Press, L., Burkhart Grey, Foster, Will, Goodman, Sy, Tan, Alex, and Woodard Jon, An Internet Diffusion Study, OnTheInternet, Vol. 4, No. 4, July/August, 1998.
  • Press, L., We Shape our Tools and they Shape Us (A Cuban Example), OnTheInternet, Vol. 4, No. 2, March/April, 1998, pp. 38-39.
  • Press, Larry, Cuba, in The MOSAIC Group, The Global Diffusion of the Internet Project, An Initial Inductive Study, pp 51-84, March 1998.
  • MOSAIC Group, The Global Diffusion of the Internet Project: An Initial Inductive Study (270 pages), Fairfax, VA, March 1998.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Computer Networks and their Determinants," DRR-1814-OSD (49 pages), RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA, February, 1998.
  • Press, L., Tracking the Global Diffusion of the Internet, Communications of the ACM, pp 11-17, Vol 40, No 11, November, 1997.
  • Press, L., "A Framework to Characterize the Global Diffusion of the Internet," Proceedings of Info '97, CENIAI, http://www.ceniai.cu/, Havana, October, 1997.
  • Press, L., "Africa at INET," OnTheInternet, September/October, Vol. 3, No. 5, 1997, pp 38-40.
  • Press, L., "Seats at the Policy-Making Table," OnTheInternet, July/August, Vol. 3, No. 4, 1997, pp 38-40.
  • Press, L., "Toward an Academic Access Rights Policy," Communications of the ACM, pp 17-21, Vol. 40, No. 7, July, 1997. Reprinted in Cause/Effect, Vol 20, No. 3, Fall, 1997, pp 9-13.
  • Press, L., "What May the WTO Telecommunication Agreement Mean for Emerging Nations?," OnTheInternet, Vol. 3, No. 3, May/June, 1997, pp 36-38.
  • Press, L., "Will Commercial Networks Prevail in Developing Nations?," OnTheInternet, Vol. 3, No. 2, March/April, 1997, pp 40-41.
  • Press, L., " Technology in bloom : implications for the next 50 years," Communications of the ACM, Vol 40, No 2, February, 1997, pp 11-17.
  • Press, L., "Seeding Networks: the Federal Role," Communications of the ACM, pp 11-18, Vol 39., No. 10, October, 1996, reprinted in OnTheInternet, Vol. 3, No. 1, January/February, 1997, pp 13-22.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Networks and their Impact," Proceedings of the Conference of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, Miami, August, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Telecommunications Infrastructure and Investment," Proceedings of the Conference of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, Miami, August, 1996.
  • Press, L., "A Simple Technique for the Estimation of Savings from the Substitution of Communication for Travel," Proceedings of the Conference of the Americas of the Association for Information Systems, Phoenix, August, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Monitoring the Net," pp 36-37, OnTheInternet, Vol. 2, No. 4, July/August, 1996.
  • Press, L. and Rodriguez, Luis G., "Toward an Internet Census for Developing Nations," Proceedings of INET '96, International Conference of the Internet Society, Montreal, June, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Latin America and the Caribbean," OnTheInternet, pp 49-51, Vol. 2, No. 3, May/June, 1996, reprinted in Matrix News, Vol 6, No 7, July, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Development," OnTheInternet, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp 48-49, May/June, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Windows NT as a Personal or Intranet Server," Communications of the ACM, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp 19-26, May, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Telecommunications, Computer Networking, and U. S. Policy Implications," (75 pages) DRR-1330-OSD, RAND Corp., Santa Monica, CA, February, 1996.
  • Press, L., "The Role of Computer Networks in Development," Communications of the ACM, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp 23-30, February, 1996.
  • Press, L., and Armas, C., "Cuban Network Update," OnTheInternet, pp 46-49, Vol. 2, No. 1, Jan/Feb, 1996.
  • Press, L. "Toward a Truly Global Network," OnTheInternet, Vol. 1, No. 1, November/December, 1995.
  • Press, L., "Two-Cultures, The Internet and Interactive TV," in E. Mackaay, et al, eds., "The Electronic Superhighway," pp 21-35, Kluwer Law International, The Netherlands, 1995.
  • Press, L., " Net.Speech : desktop audio comes to the net," Communications of the ACM, Vol 38, No 10, pp 25-31, October, 1995.
  • Press, L., "The Internet Society Developing Nations Workshop," OnTheInternet, Vol 1, No 4, pp 44-45, September/October, 1995.
  • Press. L., editor, "Network Technology Workshop," Honolulu, HI, June 18-24, 1995, printed documentation and CD-ROM, The Internet Society, Reston, VA.
  • Press, L. "Spanning the Globe," OnTheInternet, Vol. 1, No. 2, May/June, 1995, page 36.
  • Press, L. Internet et television Interactive: Deux Cultures, in "Les Autoroutes Electroniques," ed Poulin, D., Trudel, P, and Mackaay, E., eds, Les Editions Yvon Blais, Cowansville, Quebec, Canada, 1995, pp 27-46.
  • Press, L., "McLuhan Meets the Net," Communications of the ACM, Vol 38, No 7, July, 1995, pp 15-20.
  • Press, L., "Developing Networks in Less Industrialized Nations," IEEE Computer, vol 28 No 6, June, 1995, pp 66-71.
  • Press, L., "The Internet is not TV : Web Publishing," Communications of the ACM, Vol 38, No 3, March, 1995, pp 17-23.
  • Press, L., "The Internet and the Travel Industry," Proceedings of ENTER '95, Innsbruck Austria, January 18-20, 1995.
  • Goodman, S., Press, L., "Computing in Vietnam: Transitions and Choices," Communications of the ACM, Vol. 38, No 1, pp 11-16, January 1995. Reprinted in Dien Dan, April, 1995, pp 20-23.
  • Press, L. "Beyond the Blackboard: Policy Recommendations for California State University/Monterey," Cause Resources Library CSD1014, orders@cause.colorado.edu, January 1995.
  • Press, L., "Commercialization of the Internet," Communications of the ACM, Vol 37, No 11, pp 17-21, November 1994.
  • Goodman, S., Press, L., Ruth, S., and Rutkowski, A., "The Global Diffusion of the Internet: Patterns and Problems," Communications of the ACM, Vol 37, No 8, pp 27-31, August, 1994.
  • Press, L., "Tomorrow's Campus -- Information Processing at Tomorrow's University," Communications of the ACM, Vol 37, No 7, pp 13-17, July, 1994.
  • Press, L., "Emerging Dynabase Tools," Communications of the ACM, March, 1994.
  • Processing Societies (IFIP), Havana, Cuba, February 21-23, 1994.
  • Press, L. "Resources for Network Growth," Proceedings of the Conference on The Impact of Informatics on Developing Countries, Working Group 9.4, International Federation of Information
  • Press, L., "Software Export from Developing Nations," IEEE Computer, December, 1993.
  • Press, L., "The Internet and Interactive TV," Communications of the ACM, December, 1993.
  • Press, L., "The State of the Internet," Digital Media, Vol 3, No 4, September 20, 1993, pp 18-21.
  • Press, L., "Before the Altair-- The History of Personal Computing," Communications of the ACM, September, 1993, vol 36, no 9, pp 27-33.
  • Press, L., "A Report From Chile," Hong Kong Business Journal, August 28-9, 1993.
  • Press, L., "Empowering Low-Bandwidth Users," Proceedings of INET '93, International Networking Conference, San Francisco, August 17-20, 1993, Internet Society, Reston, VA.
  • Press, L., "Toward a Truly Global Network," in Bazewicz, Mieczyslaw, Ed. "Information Systems' Architecture and Technology," Biblioteki Informatyki Szkol Wyzszych, ISBN 83-7085-043-X, Wroclaw, Poland, 1993. (This is a revision of a paper in the Proceedings of the International Systems Science Society, Denver, CO, July, 1992).
  • Press, L., "An Information-Centered Introductory CIS Course," in Bazewicz, Mieczyslaw, Ed. "Information Systems' Architecture and Technology," Biblioteki Informatyki Szkol Wyzszych, ISBN 83-7085-043-X, Wroclaw, Poland, 1993. (This is a revision of a paper in the Proceedings of the Conference of the International Academy for Information Management, Dallas, December, 1992).
  • Press, L., "Technetronic Education: Answers on the Cultural Horizon," Communications of the ACM, May, 1993, Vol. 36, No. 5, p 17-22.
  • Press, L., "Networks for K-12 Education," Information Technology in Developing Countries, Vol. 3, No. 2, April, 1993, pp 8-9.
  • Press, L., "Notes (Groupware) in Context," Journal of Organizational Computing, 2(3&4), 315-320 (1992).
  • Press, L., "Systems for Finding People," Journal of Organizational Computing, 2(3&4), 303-314 (1992).
  • Press, L. "Videodisc," Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Ed. A. Ralston and E. Reilly, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1993.
  • Press, L. "IBM-PC and PC Compatibles," Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Ed. A. Ralston and E. Reilly, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1993.
  • Press, L. "CD-ROM," Encyclopedia of Computer Science, Ed. A. Ralston and E. Reilly, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1993.
  • Press, L., "The Net: Progress and Opportunity," Communications of the ACM, December, 1992.
  • Mesher, G., Briggs, R., Goodman, S, Press, L., and Snyder, J., "Cuba, Communism, and Computing," Communications of the ACM, November, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Trip Report on the Third Conference on Organizational Computing, Coordination, and Collaboration," SIGCHI Bulletin, October, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Participation in CSCW Systems," Proceedings of HCI '92, Saint Petersburg, Russia, August, 1992.
  • Press, L., "INET '92: The Start of Something Big," Digital Media, August, 1992 and ConneXions, December, 1992.
  • Press, L. "Toward a Truly Global Network," Proceedings of the Conference of the International Systems Science Society, Denver, CO, July, 1992.
  • Press, L. and Snyder, J., "A Look at Cuban Networks," Matrix News, 2(6), Matrix Information and Directory Services, Austin, June, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Collective Dynabases," Communications of the ACM, June 1992.
  • Press, L., "Relcom, An Appropriate Technology Network," Proceedings of INET '92, International Networking Conference, Kobe, Japan, June, 1992, Internet Society, Reston, VA. Reprinted in "The Proceedings of the Telecommunications Conference," Moscow, Russia, June, 1992.
  • Press, L. "Workshop on Global Networking," Conference on Directions in Advanced Computing, Berkeley, May, 1992.
  • Bozak, D. A., and Press, L., "The Internet as an Information Resource," Proceedings of the Conference on Computing for the Social Sciences, Ann Arbor, MI, May, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Dynabook Revisited--Portable Computers, Past, Present, and Future," Communications of the ACM, March, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Strategies for Software Export," INFORMATICA '92, Havana, Cuba, February, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Computing in Chile: Leading the way for Other South American LDCs?," (short contribution) Communications of the ACM, December, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Wide Area Collaboration," Communications of the ACM, December, 1991.
  • Cypher, Allen, ..., Press, L., et al, "The first International Workshop on Human Computer Interaction," SIGCHI Bulletin, October, 1991.
  • Press, L., "The Soviet Network against the Coup," El Mercurio, Santiago, Chile, September 5, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Implications of Mass-Market Equipment for HCI Research," Proceedings of the Moscow International HCI Workshop, Moscow, August, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Notes From Comdex," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, July, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Computer-Mediated Communication and Corporate Culture," Conference of the International Systems Science Society, Ostersund, Sweden, June, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Two Experiments with Computer-Mediated Lectures," Journal of Computer-Based Instruction, Vol. 18, No. 2, Spring, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Personal Computers as Research Tools," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, April, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Personal Computers and the World Software Market," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, February, 1991. Reprinted in Schellenberg, Kathryn, "Computers in Society," 4th Ed., Dushkin Publishing Group, Guilford, CT, 1991.
  • Press, L., "A Survey of the Global Software Market," Proceedings of the Academy of International Business Western Meeting, Pomona, CA, April, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Computer-Mediated Communications, Some Organizational Implications," Proceedings of the Pacific Telecommunications Conference, Honolulu, HI, January, 1991.
  • Press, L., "Windows, DOS and the Mac" Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, November, 1990.
  • Press, L., "A Curriculum for Introducing Expert Systems," Conference of the Association for the Development of Computer-Based Instructional Systems, San Diego, CA, October, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Compuvision or Teleputer?" Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, September, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Simple Complexity," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, July, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Expert System Shell Evaluation," Proceedings of the Tenth Chilean International Conference on Computer Science, Santiago, Chile, July, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Incentives to Participate in and Effects of Computer-mediated Communication Systems," Conference of the International Systems Science Society, Portland, July, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Collaboration via Computer-Mediated Communication," Association for International Business, Western Region Annual Meeting, Puerta Vallarta, Mexico, June, 1990.
  • Press, L., "SIGGRAPH '89, Tomorrow's PC Today," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, March, 1990.
  • Press, L., "Wings for the Mind," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, February, 1990.
  • Press, L., "IBM's Academic Computing Conference, The Toshiba T1000, and SPARC PCs," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, November, 1989.
  • Press, L., "The Execution and Development Efficiency of Eleven Shells," Proceedings of the Pan Pacific Computer Conference, Beijing, August, 1989.
  • Press, L., "Thoughts and Observations at the Microsoft CD-ROM Conference," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, July, 1989.
  • Press, L., "Expert System Benchmarks", IEEE Expert, Spring, 1989. Reprinted in Raeth, P. G., "Expert Systems: A Software Methodology for Modern Applications," IEEE Press and by Datapro McGraw-Hill Information Services.
  • Press, L. "Expert System Shells for Personal Computers," Abacus, Winter, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Can Computers Enhance Communication in the Classroom as well as the Boardroom?," Proceedings of the Western Educational Computing Conference, San Diego, CA, November, 1988.
  • Press, L., "PC Shells," AI Expert, September, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Benchmarks for LAN Performance Evaluation," Communications of The Association for Computing Machinery, August, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Databases, Spreadsheets, Optical Storage, and Neural Nets," Abacus, Summer, 1988.
  • Press, L., "A Shell Benchmarking Methodology and Project," IEEE Western Conference on Expert Systems, Anaheim, CA, June, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Expert System Benchmarks and a Benchmark Generator," Eighth International Workshop on Expert Systems and their Applications, Avignon, France, May-June, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Comdex, Educom, and Microsoft versus Borland," Abacus, Spring, 1988.
  • Press, L., "Machine-Readable Courseware Modules and Courseware Distribution," Proceedings of the Western Educational Computing Conference, San Francisco, CA, November, 1987.
  • Press, L., "The Macintoshing of IBM," Abacus, Fall, 1987.
  • Press, L., "The Macintosh II and the Macintosh I 1/6," Abacus, Summer, 1987.
  • Hecht, M., Tai, Ann, Hecht, H., and Press, L., "Fault Tolerant Software Design," SoHaR, Incorporated, Los Angeles, CA, May, 1987.
  • Press, L., "A Review of the 1986 Symposium on Personal and Small Computers," ACM SigPC/SMALL Notes, May, 1987.
  • Press, L., "Should ACM Distribute Courseware?," ACM SigPC/SMALL Notes, February, 1987.
  • Press, L., "The New Slide Rule -- University-Level Courseware," Abacus, Spring, 1987.
  • Press, L., "The Macintosh Revisited and the Seybold Desktop Publishing Conference," Abacus, Winter, 1987.
  • Press, L., "The ACM Conference on the History of Personal Workstations," Abacus, Fall, 1986.
  • Press, L., "The Sony/Philips Interactive Compact Disc (CD-I) Proposal" Abacus, Summer, 1986.
  • Press, L., "Electronic Reading from Optical Disk," Abacus, Spring, 1986.
  • Press, L., "Recording, Storing, and Retrieving Brainstorms," Abacus, Winter, 1986.
  • Press, L., "Tomorrow's Personal Computer is Here Today," Abacus, Summer, 1985.
  • Press, L., "Debugging Spreadsheets," Abacus, Spring, 1985.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the Apple Macintosh," Abacus, Winter, 1985.
  • Press, L., "What You See Is What You Hear: Personal Computers and Music," Abacus, Fall, 1984.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the IBM PCjr," Business Computer Systems, August, 1984.
  • Press, L., "The Democratization of Computer Science Research," Abacus, Summer, 1984.
  • Press, L., "Language Processors for Personal Computers," Abacus, Spring, 1984.
  • Press, L., Hecht, M., and Hecht, H., "Programming of Microcomputers," National Bureau of Standards Publication, Special Publication, 1984.
  • Hecht, M., Hecht, H., and Press, L., Microcomputers: Introduction to Features and Uses, National Bureau of Standards Special Publication, 1984.
  • Press, L., "Software Selection Guidelines," Business Computer Systems, March, 1984.
  • Press, L., The IBM PC and its Applications, John Wiley and Sons, 1984.
  • Press, L., "Is There Such a Thing as a Personal Computer?" Abacus, Winter, 1984. Reprinted in "A Computer Science Reader," Ed. E. Weiss, Springer-Verlag, 1988.
  • Press, L., "The PC in the Olympic Games," PC World, December, 1983.
  • Press, L., "The Personal Computing Discipline," Abacus, Winter, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the Compaq Computer," Business Computer Systems, September, 1983.
  • Press, L., "The History of Personal Computing," Abacus, Fall, 1983.
  • Press, L., Runchal, A., and Tam, C., "A Review of the IBM FORTRAN Compiler," PC Tech Journal, September/October, 1983.
  • Press, L., Low-Cost Word Processing, Addison Wesley, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Is There Such a Thing as Personal Computing," SigPC Notes, Summer, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the 1-2-3 Spreadsheet and File-Management Program," Business Computer Systems, June, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Word Processing, Some Questions to Ask," Proceedings of the West Coast Computer Faire, Spring, 1983.
  • Press, L., "A Short Course in Disk Emulators," PC World, Volume 1, Number 4, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Review of the ASCOM Communication Program," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 9, 1983.
  • Press, L., "All About Asynchronous Communication Software," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 9, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Review of the Votrax Voice Synthesizer," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 9, 1983.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the Easywriter Word Processor," Business Computer Systems, November, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the IBM Personal Computer," Business Computer Systems, October, 1982.
  • Press, L., "In Search of a Word Processing Program," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 7, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Questions to Ask in Evaluating a Hard Disk," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 4, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the IBM Pascal Compiler," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 4, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the IBM BASIC Interpreter," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 2, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Evaluation of the TIM Data Management System," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 2, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Product Evaluation," PC Magazine, Volume 1, Number 1, 1982.
  • Press, L., "A Survey of the CP/M Software Market," Guide to Office Automation, Information Clearing House, New York, NY, 1982.
  • Press, L., "Software Portability," EDP Analyzer, December, 1981.
  • Press, L., "Levels of WP/DP Integration," ACM SigPC Notes, Summer, 1981.
  • Press, L., "Personal Computer Word Processing," Small Systems Group, Santa Monica, CA; and Vogel Verlag, Wurzburg, Germany, 1981.
  • Press, L., "Architecture of Future Personal Computers," ACM SigPC Notes, Spring, 1981.
  • Press, L., "Personal Computers in the Office," Digest of the 1981 Office Automation Conference, Houston, Texas, AFIPS Press, March, 1981.
  • Press, L., "Getting Started in Personal Computing," onComputing, Spring, 1981, reprinted in several periodicals and collections.
  • Press, L., "Four CP/M-based Packages which Spell Document Efficiency," Practical Computing, March, 1981.
  • Press, L., "A Review of Four Text-Formatting Programs," onComputing, Fall, 1980.
  • Press, L., "Software Distribution Channels," Computer Retailing, October, 1980.
  • Press, L., "CP/Net, a CP/M Compatible Network," Infoworld, September 15, 1980.
  • Press, L., "Word Processors, A Comparison of Four Programs," onComputing, Summer, 1980, reprinted in CHIP (German).
  • Press, L., "CP/M Software Index, three editions," Small Systems Group, Santa Monica, California, 1980-82.
  • Press, L., "A Note on The Product Evaluation Marketplace," Personal Computing Proceedings of the 1980 National Computer Conference, Anaheim, California, AFIPS Press, 1980.
  • Press, L., "A Survey of the CP/M Software Market," ACM SigPC Notes, Fall, 1979, reprinted in Minimicro Systems, February, 1981.
  • Press, Rothenberg, and Carlstedt, "The Next Generation of Personal Computers: A Position Paper," ACM SigPC Notes, Spring, 1979.
  • Press, L., "A Review of the Heuristics Speechlab Audio Analysis Board," Creative Computing, July, 1979.
  • Press, L., "Benchmarks Aren't Always Marks on Benches," SCCS Interface, August, 1977.
  • Press, L., "A Homebrew Computer System," SCCS Interface, February, 1977.
  • Press, L., "Computer Store Survey," SCCS Interface, January, 1977.
  • Press, L., "An Interview with Ryal Poppa of Pertec Computer Corporation," SCCS Interface, January, 1977.
  • Press, L., "Computers and Serial Imagery," in Artist and Computer, edited by Ruth Leavitt, Creative Computing Press, 1976.
  • Press, L., "An Interview with Ed Faber of Computerland," SCCS Interface, December, 1976.
  • Press, L., "An Interview with Paul Terrell of Byte Inc.," SCCS Interface, December, 1976.
  • Press, L., "The First Computer Store," SCCS Interface, December, 1976.
  • Press, L., "Computers in the Classroom," Interface Age, September, 1976.
  • Press, L., "Applications Exchange," SCCS Interface, regular column 1975-7.
  • Press, L., "Bridging the Gap between Common Sense and Mathematical Models," Journal of the Association for Educational Data Systems, Fall, 1975.
  • Press, L., "Using Interactive Simulation in Teaching Linear Programming, Proceedings of the IFIP World Conference on Computers in Education, Marseille, France, September, 1975
  • Press, L., "Computers in the English Curriculum," The AEDS Monitor, January, 1975.
  • Press, L., "Arguments for a Moratorium on the Construction of a Community Information Utility," Communications of the ACM, December, 1974, reprinted in L'Homme et les Techniques Nouvelles, no. 80, July, 1975. Discussed in the ACM Forum, Communications of the ACM, May, 1975.
  • Press, L., "Toward General Information Processing Literacy: Experience Teaching Programming," Proceedings of the Fifth Conference on Computers in the Undergraduate Curricula, Pullman, Washington, June, 1974.
  • Press, L., "The Use of Computer Simulation in Teaching Introductory Mathematical Modeling," Proceedings of the Fifth Conference on Computers in the Undergraduate Curricula, Pullman, Washington, June 1974, reprinted in the AEDS Monitor, September, 1974.
  • Press, L., "Toward Information Processing Literacy," Honeywell Computer Journal, Vol. 7, No. 7, 1973.
  • Press, L., "A Conservative View of the Community Information Utility," Proceedings of the 1973 AFIPS National Computer Conference, New York, AFIPS Press, June 1973.
  • Press, L., "Toward Balanced Man-Machine Systems," International Journal of Man-Machine Systems, January 1971.
  • Press, L., "Progress Report on a Pilot Study of the Problem Solving Behavior of Strategic Planners," UPM-LP-025, Swedish Institute for Administrative Research, Lund, Sweden, October, 1970.
  • Press, L., "The Problem Solving Behavior of Strategic Planners," Scandinavian Conference on Organization Theory, Umeo, Sweden, August 1970.
  • Press, L., "Alternative Methods of Learning About Model Behavior," Proceedings of the ACM International Computing Symposium, Bonn, May 1970.
  • Press, L., "A Unique First Course for the Social Science Student," Proceedings of the ACM International Computing Symposium, Bonn, May 1970.
  • Press, L., Rogers, M. and Shure, G., "An Interactive Technique for the Analysis of Multivariate Data," Behavioral Science, September, 1969.
  • Press, L., "Heuristics for the Analysis of Multivariate Samples," Proceedings of the Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science, Honolulu, HI, University of Hawaii Press, 1968.
  • Shure, G., Press, L., and Rogers, M., "Man-Computer Derivations of Tree Structure from Multivariate Data," Proceedings of the 76th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, California, 1968.
  • Press, L. and Rogers, M., "IDEA, a Conversational Heuristic Program for Data Exploration and Analysis," Proceedings of the 1967 National Conference of the Association for Computing Machinery, Washington, D.C., Academic Press, 1967.
  • Press, L., "The conversion of Decision Tables to Computer Programs," Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, May, 1965.
  • Press, L., "The Large Scientific Job Shop," Datamation, January, 1965.
  • Press, L., "Multiprogramming Concepts," Proceedings of the IBM National Systems Engineering Symposium, New York, IBM Corporation, 1964.
  • Press, L., "Real Time Systems," Proceedings of the IBM National Systems Engineering Symposium, Denver, Colorado, IBM Corporation, 1963.
  • Press, L., "Efficient Computer Utilization via a Generalized Multiprogramming Monitor and Operating System," Proceedings of the 1963 National Conference of the Association for Computing Machinery, Denver, Colorado, Spartan Books, 1963.


 

Cuban Publications

  • Press, L., We Shape our Tools and they Shape Us (A Cuban Example), OnTheInternet, Vol. 4, No. 2, March/April, 1998, pp. 38-39.
  • Press, L., The Internet in Cuba, in The MOSAIC Group, The Global Diffusion of the Internet Project, An Initial Inductive Study, pp 51-84, March 1998.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Computer Networks and their Determinants," DRR-1814-OSD (49 pages), RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA, February, 1998.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Networks and their Impact," Proceedings of the Conference of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, Miami, August, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Telecommunications Infrastructure and Investment," Proceedings of the Conference of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, Miami, August, 1996.
  • Press, L., "Cuban Telecommunications, Computer Networking, and U. S. Policy Implications," (75 pages) DRR-1330-OSD, RAND Corp., Santa Monica, CA, February, 1996.
  • Press, L. and Armas, C., Actualizacion de Interconectividad en Cuba.
  • Press, L., and Armas, C., "Cuban Network Update," OnTheInternet, pp 46-49, Vol. 2, No. 1, Jan/Feb, 1996.
  • Mesher, G., Briggs, R., Goodman, S, Press, L., and Snyder, J., "Cuba, Communism, and Computing," Communications of the ACM, November, 1992.
  • Press, L. and Snyder, J., "A Look at Cuban Networks," Matrix News, 2(6), Matrix Information and Directory Services, Austin, June, 1992.
  • Press, L., "Strategies for Software Export," INFORMATICA '92, Havana, Cuba, February, 1992.


 

Selected Presentations

  • Press, Larry and Dumans, Marie-Elise, The Digital Divide Report: ICT Diffusion Index 2005, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), 82 pages, Geneva, July, 2006.
  • Press, Larry, Invited presentation, From Measurement to Action, Conference on Digital Transformations in the Information Society, InternationalTelecommunication Union, Geneva, Switzerland, June 2006.
  • Press, Larry, Chair, panel on Connecting the World's Rural Villages, Association for Information Systems Americas Conference on Information Systems at the University of Nebraska, August 11-4 2005.
  • Press, Larry, An African Internet Infrastructure Proposal for the G8, Business and Information Technologies (BIT) conference, UCLA Anderson School of Management, July 22-3 2005, http://www.anderson.ucla.edu/documents/areas/ctr/bit/larry%20press.pdf.
  • Press, Larry, Toward a Global Rural Network, Global Information Technology World Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, June 2005.
  • Press, Larry, Invited address, ITU World Summit on Information Society Thematic Meeting on Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships for Bridging the Digital Divide, Seoul, Korea, June 2005.
  • Press, Larry, Measuring and Reducing the Digital Divide, ITU Digital Bridges Symposium, Busan, Korea, September 2004.
  • Press, Larry, Ten Objections to a Comprehensive, High-Speed Internet Backbone in Bangladesh, International Workshop on Nationwide Internet Access and Online Applications, Dhaka, Bangladesh, May 22-24 2004.
  • Press, Larry, The Internet in Developing Nations: A Grand Challenge, Keynote address, International Workshop on Nationwide Internet Access and Online Applications, Dhaka, Bangladesh, May 22-24 2004.
  • Press, Larry, Internet Diffusion Metrics, presentation at INET 2002, International Networking Conference of the Internet Society, Washington DC, June, 2002 http://inet2002.org/CD-ROM/lu65rw2n/papers/u01-e_files/frame.htm.
  • Press, Larry, Surveying the Latin American Infrastructure, in The Future of the Information Revolution In Latin America, Proceedings of an International Conference, Gregory F. Treverton and Lee Mizell, RAND, Santa Monica, CA, 2001.
  • Press, Larry, The Information Revolution in Latin America, Rand Workshop on the Future of the Information Revolution in Latin America, November 1-2, 2000, Washington DC.
  • Press, Larry, Ecommerce in Developing Nations, presented at the Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, Lawrence, KS, September, 2000.
  • Press, L., The Worldwide Information Revolution Demographics, Conference on the Global Course of the Information Revolution, RAND Corporation, Washington, DC, November 16-18, 1999.
  • Press, L., "Comments on the Informatics 2000 Plan," Fourth Informatica Conference, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, August 2-6, 1994.
  • Press, L., "Internet and Interactive TV: Two Cultures," Conference on The Electronic Highway, University of Montreal, May, 1994.
  • Press, L. "Resources for Network Growth," Proceedings of the Conference on The Impact of Informatics on Developing Countries, Working Group 9.4, International Federation of Information Processing Societies (IFIP), Havana, Cuba, February 21-23, 1994.
  • Bretz, Carlisle, Carlstedt, Crocker, Levin, and Press, "A Teleconference on Teleconferencing," ISI WP-4, Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California, September, 1976.
  • Press, L., and Rogers, M., "Inductive Data Exploration and Analysis: Pilot Applications," presented at the special meeting of the Psychometric Society, Washington, D.C., 1967.
  • (Many multiple presentations) The Internet Society, UCLA Information Systems Seminar, Claremont Graduate School Seminar, Informatica Conference, Vietnam, Informatica Conference, Cuba, University of Montreal, Latin American and Caribbean Networking Forum, Georgetown University Center for Latin American Studies, Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, National Research Council, USC Information Sciences Institute, University of Arizona, George Mason University, New School for Social Research, The Central University of Venezuela, The City University of London, US State Department Cuban Interest Section, RAND Corporation, New Jersey Institute of Technology, United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development, and The International Telecommunication Union.


 

Awards and Honors

  • Meritorious Performance and Professional Promise
  • Lyle Gibson Distinguished Teacher
  • University Outstanding Professor
  • Hyundai Outstanding Professor


 

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