A former contractor for Siemens planted logic bombs in projects he designed that caused them to periodically malfunction. Then wait for a call to come fix things...ARS Technica From ACM Careers | December 20, 2019
Online hate speech could be tackled using the same "quarantine" approach deployed to combat malicious software, University of Cambridge researchers say.
University of Cambridge From ACM Careers | December 19, 2019
Abbott Labs used U.S. copyright law to force Diabettech, a diabetes treatment technology website, to remove from Github technical instructions and code for extracting...Boing Boing From ACM Careers | December 18, 2019
Researchers at Iowa State University are developing machine learning tools to help flip the design script and accelerate the development of better solar cells. ...Iowa State University From ACM Careers | December 16, 2019
A group of scientists from MIT CSAIL has developed a method that can reconstruct hidden video from the subtle shadows and reflections on an observed pile of clutter...MIT CSAIL From ACM Careers | December 10, 2019
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has updated the Common Weakness Enumeration list of the 25 most dangerous software errors.
U.S. DHS Science And Technology Directorate From ACM Careers | November 27, 2019
Brad Zepecki, president and CEO of Octavian Technology Group, leads a nonprofit organization that trains high school students in software development while providing...BizTimes From ACM Careers | November 25, 2019
Python programming is the most sought-after technology skill, and interest is surging in artificial intelligence and data science, according to Udemy's 2020 Workplace...CNBC From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2019
A free software developed by Cornell researchers employs data, metrics, and an easy-to-use interface to help planners and architects add and assess walkability...Cornell Chronicle From ACM Careers | November 14, 2019
Roboticists are creating a data set of annotated video clips called RoboNet that could be used to train a robot's neural network to perform new tasks.
Technology Review From ACM Careers | November 7, 2019
A growing number of academics turned entrepreneurs is trying to build new blockchains from the ground up to address the mismatch between the innovation's excitement...Wired From ACM Careers | November 5, 2019
Penn State researchers will explore integrating computer simulations and experiments to quicken the development of new flexible electronics as part of a four-year...Pennsylvania State University From ACM Careers | November 4, 2019
Dave Osthus and a Los Alamos National Laboratory team developed a computer model that outperformed 23 others in predicting the timing, peak, and short-term intensity...Los Alamos National Laboratory From ACM Careers | October 23, 2019
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have launched a seven-year mission campaign to develop the science, technology, and architecture needed to protect satellite...Sandia National Laboratories From ACM Careers | October 21, 2019
Software development is expected to be among the strongest job growth sectors in the United States in the coming years, with 253,400 new positions by 2026, according...The Knowledge Academy From ACM Careers | October 7, 2019
An interactive online tool tells Cornell Wildlife Health Lab scientists exactly how many plants or animals they need to introduce into a habitat in order to establish...Cornell Chronicle From ACM Careers | October 3, 2019