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In this issue of the newsletter we cover Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) and how these can be used for Web/Data Mining. A RIA is a browser-independent application that can be compiled and run from the desktop.

In this issue:

Featuring article: Web & Data Mining with RIAs
QA: Recommended RIAs
Who is Who in IR: Bruce Croft
Top CS Departments: UMass, Amherst
Historical Notes: John von Neumann and Bugs
Outstanding Graduate Theses
Calls and Events
Research Blogs
and more…

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