Researchers in Germany are employing contact-free digitization techniques to produce three-dimensional models of archeological artifacts.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology From ACM TechNews | March 1, 2017
Researchers at Lehigh University have developed new browser fingerprinting software that identifies users across Web browsers more accurately than the most sophisticated...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | February 28, 2017
The Pennsylvania State University Cyber-Laboratory for Astronomy, Materials, and Physics is acquiring a high-performance computer cluster that will support interdisciplinary...Penn State News From ACM TechNews | February 28, 2017
The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration is preparing to demonstrate the feasibility of using high-capacity laser communications in space.
Government Computer News From ACM TechNews | February 28, 2017
A mission to examine the habitability of Jupiter's ocean-bearing moon Europa is taking one step closer to the launchpad, with the recent completion of a major NASA...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | February 28, 2017
Researchers trained an artificial intelligence system to play Nintendo's "Super Smash Bros. Melee" using deep-learning algorithms, and then challenged and defeated...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | February 27, 2017
One of the worst epidemics in human history, a sixteenth-century pestilence that devastated Mexico's native population, may have been caused by a deadly form of...Nature From ACM News | February 27, 2017
Baidu's Silicon Valley Artificial Intelligence Lab has released a modified implementation of the ring all-reduce OpenMPI algorithm for the deep-learning community...HPC Wire From ACM TechNews | February 27, 2017
Software robots designed to fix errors on Wikipedia often engage in online fights lasting years, with bots repeatedly undoing each other's edits.
University of Oxford From ACM TechNews | February 27, 2017
University of Cincinnati researchers are using a U.S. National Science Foundation grant to test how fuzzy logic helps autonomous aerial drones overcome the difficulties...UC Magazine From ACM TechNews | February 27, 2017