Researchers found that peer mentorship positively affects female STEM students throughout their undergraduate years and into their postgraduate lives.
University of Massachusetts Amherst From ACM TechNews | December 9, 2022
Scientists at the University of Cambridge used wearable devices to accurately measure the fitness of individuals without requiring the users to exercise.
University of Cambridge From ACM TechNews | December 5, 2022
Researchers from University of Miami and New York University found that people reveal additional kinds of information about themselves when they interact using...American Marketing Association From ACM Careers | December 7, 2022
Stack Overflow has temporarily banned users from sharing responses generated by OpenAI's chatbot ChatGPT, saying they "have a high rate of being incorrect."
The Verge From ACM Careers | December 6, 2022
Layoffs, hiring freezes, and planned recruiting slowdowns at a number of big tech firms are the new reality for a generation of computer and data science students...The New York Times From ACM Careers | December 6, 2022
The pandemic prompted workplace changes that proved beneficial to some with disabilities in STEM fields, but there's concern that these gains will be rolled back...Binghamton University From ACM Careers | December 5, 2022
Thirty years ago last week, my BBS came online for the first time. I was only 11 years old, working from my dad's Tandy 1800HD laptop and a 2,400 baud modem.
Ars Technica From ACM Careers | December 2, 2022
The Hour of Code is going extra-terrestrial this year, with hour-long activities about computer science in space beamed from aboard the International Space Station...I Programmer From ACM Careers | December 1, 2022
Scientists from Argonne National Laboratory and their collaborators have won the 2022 Gordon Bell Special Prize for High Performance Computing-Based COVID-19 Research...Argonne National Laboratory From ACM Careers | November 30, 2022
Positive interventions that distract workers from difficult tasks may help reduce stress and increase effectiveness, according to a study by an international team...Trinity College Dublin From ACM Careers | November 29, 2022
Demand for remote jobs remains near all-time highs, even as companies roll back telework positions and call many who had been working from home back into the office...The Washington Post From ACM Careers | November 29, 2022
"'You Are Not Expected to Understand This:' How 26 Lines of Code Changed the World," a book edited by Torie Bosch, questions belief in the objective and infallible...The New Stack From ACM Careers | November 28, 2022
Several groups founded to help under-represented computer scientists have developed robust online communities through which they aim to engage and support their...Nature From ACM Careers | November 22, 2022
Automation accounts for more than half of the increasing income gap between more- and less-educated workers in the United States over the last four decades, a published...MIT News From ACM Careers | November 21, 2022
Neurotechnology is coming to the workplace in the form of sensors that extract data from workers' brains with an eye on making them happier and more productive....IEEE Spectrum From ACM Careers | November 21, 2022
Hope, hype, and self-experimentation collided at the exclusive Longevity Investors Conference for scientists and ultra-rich investors who want to extend their lives...MIT Technology Review From ACM Careers | November 17, 2022