The encrypted chat app Signal, which NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden once said he uses every day, just got a mighty $50 million in funding intended to boost the...Newsweek From ACM Careers | February 22, 2018
A number of "alt-right," pro-Trump, and self-described conservative social media personalities awoke this morning to find that they had a lot fewer followers on...Ars Technica From ACM Careers | February 22, 2018
Researchers from UC San Diego and UC Berkeley have developed a method that dramatically improves the way computers simulate fur, and more specifically, the way...University of California, San Diego From ACM Careers | February 21, 2018
The morning John Kennedy was set to testify last December, he woke up at 1:30 am, in an unfamiliar hotel room in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, adrenaline coursing through... From ACM News | February 20, 2018
In 1984, two men were thinking a lot about the Internet. One of them invented it. The other is an artist who would see its impact on society with uncanny prescience...NPR From ACM Opinion | February 20, 2018
A University of Chicago study shows how tiny, light-powered wires could be fashioned out of silicon to provide electrical signals to neurons in the brain.
University of Chicago From ACM Careers | February 20, 2018
New developers are having trouble getting their first job. These days it's rare to find even a job posting for a junior developer position. Why? Companies say can't...Medium From ACM Careers | February 20, 2018
Two thousand years ago, the Romans used elevators—powered by pulleys, levers, and slaves—to raise gladiators and wild beasts into the Colosseum for death-match...BloombergBusinessweek From ACM Careers | February 16, 2018
Researchers from the University of California San Diego traveled to Turin, Italy to digitally map an entire portion of the city—complete with historic architecture...University of California, San Diego From ACM Careers | February 16, 2018
Drone-based delivery could reduce greenhouse gas emissions and energy use in the transportation sector, according to newly published research.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory From ACM Careers | February 16, 2018
The booming field of artificial intelligence is grappling with a replication crisis. AI researchers have found it difficult to reproduce many key results, and that...Science From ACM Careers | February 16, 2018
Open Listings looked at median home prices near some of the San Francisco Bay Area's biggest tech companies and at public salary data to see how many software engineers...Fast Company From ACM Careers | February 15, 2018
Professor Conrad Tucker of Penn State University has received funding from the U.S. Air Force to investigate whether crowd-sourced data from social media can be...Pennsylvania State University From ACM Careers | February 15, 2018