Computing Reviews (CR), an ACM/ThinkLoud publication, has released its 21st Annual Best of Computing. The list brings together influential computing books and articles published in 2016 that are nominated by CR reviewers, category editors, editors-in-chief of journals, and others in the computing community. Among the 18 papers under Mathematics of Computing on this year's list is the paper: *On the global and linear convergence of the generalized alternating direction method of multipliers* co-authored by Professor Wotao Yin and his former Ph.D. student Dr. Wei Deng, published last year in Journal of Scientific Computing. This paper has been highly visible and already received three-digit citations.