Scientists should be permitted to modify human embryos destined for implantation in the womb to eliminate devastating genetic diseases such as sickle-cell anaemia...Nature From ACM News | February 14, 2017
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich says his company is investigating and investing in technologies that promise to transcend the computing capabilities of current PCs and...IDG News Service From ACM TechNews | February 14, 2017
Unsubstantiated information can spread like wildfire through social media; new tools aim to make it easy to track down sources of misinformation, no matter where...R. Colin Johnson From ACM News | February 14, 2017
Researchers are experimenting with Internet of Things devices that can be embedded into sports equipment, as well as in wearable devices, to make data analytics...University of Illinois News Bureau From ACM TechNews | February 13, 2017
Researchers at the University of Technology Sydney in Australia say they will soon unveil a quantum-era programming environment at the UTS Center for Quantum Software...Computerworld Australia From ACM TechNews | February 13, 2017
Researchers say they have found parallels between an Internet algorithm and human brain activity that improve the understanding of engineered and neural networks...Salk News From ACM TechNews | February 13, 2017
The Texas A&M University Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue builds robots that can work with first responders in search-and-rescue operations.
The Battalion (TX) From ACM TechNews | February 13, 2017
Participants in a landing site workshop for NASA's upcoming Mars 2020 mission have recommended three locations on the Red Planet for further evaluation.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | February 13, 2017
The same type of artificial intelligence that mastered the ancient game of Go could help wrestle with the amazing complexity of quantum systems containing billions...New Scientist From ACM News | February 13, 2017
Mathematicians say that they have solved a major, decades-old problem in geometry: how to reconstruct the inner structure of a mystery object 'X' from knowing only...Nature From ACM News | February 10, 2017