Sign In

Communications of the ACM

Careers


Featured Job

New In Careers


Study: Internet Firms Take Up Most Office Space in Asia
From ACM Careers

Study: Internet Firms Take Up Most Office Space in Asia

The boom in e-commerce and social media in Asia has spread from the trading floor to real estate.

How to Tweet Like a Robot on Mars
From ACM Careers

How to Tweet Like a Robot on Mars

When a worried 5-year-old named Timur asked Chris Hadfield in September whether the Voyager 1 satellite—now careening through Deep Space 11 billion miles from Earth...

Study: Workplace Diversity Can Help the Bottom Line
From ACM Careers

Study: Workplace Diversity Can Help the Bottom Line

Gender diversity in the workplace helps firms be more productive, according to a new study co-authored by an MIT researcher — but it may also reduce satisfaction...

'Solar Battery' Runs on Light and Air
From ACM Careers

'Solar Battery' Runs on Light and Air

Researchers at Ohio State University report that they've succeeded in combining a battery and a solar cell into one hybrid device.

How The Cold War And George Orwell Helped Make The Internet What It Is
From ACM Opinion

How The Cold War And George Orwell Helped Make The Internet What It Is

The story of how the digital age came to be involves a cast of more than 40 people, ranging from a 19th century English countess to California hippies.

Neuroscience: Brains of Norway
From ACM Careers

Neuroscience: Brains of Norway

The fact that Edvard and May-Britt Moser have collaborated for 30 years—and been married for 28—has done nothing to dull their passion for the brain.

School Bets Video Game Scholarship Can Draw Talent
From ACM Careers

School Bets Video Game Scholarship Can Draw Talent

As a teenager, holed up in his bedroom, illuminated by the glow of his laptop, Youngbin Chung became addicted to video games. Ten-hours-a-day addicted.

Lights Out at National Synchrotron Light Source
From ACM Careers

Lights Out at National Synchrotron Light Source

The National Synchrotron Light Source ended operations at Brookhaven National Laboratory after 32 years on September 30, 2014.

Obama Honors Top U.S. Scientists and Innovators
From ACM Careers

Obama Honors Top U.S. Scientists and Innovators

President Obama announced on Friday (October 3)  a new class of recipients of the National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation — the...

Cyber Spy High: Meet the NSA's Hacker Recruiter
From ACM Opinion

Cyber Spy High: Meet the NSA's Hacker Recruiter

The National Security Agency has a recruiting problem.

Physicist Turns Smartphones Into Pocket Cosmic Ray Detectors
From ACM Careers

Physicist Turns Smartphones Into Pocket Cosmic Ray Detectors

An app developed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison can turn an Android smartphone into a high-energy particle detector — a pocket version of a multimillion...

Citizen Science Is Stimulating a Wealth of Innovative Projects
From ACM Careers

Citizen Science Is Stimulating a Wealth of Innovative Projects

Opening science to public participation, the "citizen science" mode of research, has done more than simply enhance existing research. It has also engaged a range...

New Frontier in Error-Correcting Codes
From ACM Careers

New Frontier in Error-Correcting Codes

A coding scheme for interactive communication developed at MIT is the first to meet three classical measures of evaluation, its developers say.

LinkedIn Ranks Universities Based on Career Outcomes
From ACM Careers

LinkedIn Ranks Universities Based on Career Outcomes

LinkedIn has introduced University Rankings based on the employment patterns of over 300 million LinkedIn members from around the world. Here are rankings for schools...

Recruiting Tech Talent in High School
From ACM Careers

Recruiting Tech Talent in High School

Desperate to attract tech-savvy workers, one company is turning to an unlikely talent source: high school.

Laying the Groundwork for Data-Driven Science
From ACM Careers

Laying the Groundwork for Data-Driven Science

The ability to collect and analyze massive amounts of data is rapidly transforming science, industry and everyday life, but what we have seen so far is likely just...

Research Sheds New Light on Why Rechargeable Batteries Fail
From ACM Careers

Research Sheds New Light on Why Rechargeable Batteries Fail

Researcher Reza Shahbazian-Yassar is working to better understand the performance of electrode materials in lithium-ion batteries to pave the way for more powerful...

Walter Isaacson on the Women of ENIAC
From ACM Careers

Walter Isaacson on the Women of ENIAC

Ever since the days of Charles Babbage, who conceived of a giant mechanical calculator called the Analytical Engine in the 1830s, the engineering of computer hardware...

NSF Investment Aims to Take Flat Materials to New Heights
From ACM Careers

NSF Investment Aims to Take Flat Materials to New Heights

Two-dimensional alternatives to graphene may enable exciting advances in electronics, photonics, sensors, and other applications.

Researchers Develop Process for Making Sturdy Electrical Cellulose Fibers
From ACM Careers

Researchers Develop Process for Making Sturdy Electrical Cellulose Fibers

A team of researchers at The University of Alabama have developed a process for making sturdier conductive fibers and polymer composites.
Sign In for Full Access
» Forgot Password? » Create an ACM Web Account
Featured Jobs