University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor Nitin Agarwal has received $230,000 to help the U.S. Department of Defense defend against the use of social bots...University of Arkansas at Little Rock From ACM Careers | October 3, 2017
Satellite images of North Korean missile testing sites or nuclear reactor facilities can sometimes reveal smears of yellow or befuddling brown objects at certain...IEEE Spectrum From ACM Careers | October 2, 2017
Bitcoin has many cousins and competitors. None have grown more popular than Ethereum, a global computer network with its own virtual currency, called Ether.
The New York Times From ACM Careers | October 2, 2017
Being a jerk to employees may actually improve a supervisor's well-being, but only for a short while, suggests research published in the Academy of Management Journal...Michigan State University From ACM Careers | October 2, 2017
Baidu Inc. is building a system to allow China's cybercops to spot and fix "online rumors" deemed a threat to stability, allowing police agencies to insert themselves...Bloomberg News From ACM Careers | September 29, 2017
A team of engineers has created a functional flexible transistor that's scalable to the commercial level and could open the door to "smart" objects like wearable...University of Wisconsin-Madison From ACM Careers | September 29, 2017
Students from underrepresented groups joined Brookhaven National Laboratory's Computational Science Initiative this past summer to perform data science research...Brookhaven National Laboratory From ACM Careers | September 29, 2017
Many people in Silicon Valley believe in the Singularity—the day in our near future when computers will surpass humans in intelligence and kick off a feedback loop...Wired Backchannel From ACM Careers | September 28, 2017
A U.S. Department of Energy project led by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory will develop tools to detect and counter certain types of cyber attacks on the...Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory From ACM Careers | September 28, 2017
IBM has shifted its center of gravity halfway around the world to India, making it a high-tech example of the globalization trends that the Trump administration...The New York Times From ACM Careers | September 28, 2017
NASA has changed the perspective of science, building satellites to study Earth's surface. Deep below that surface, where it's harder for satellites to see, is...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM Careers | September 27, 2017
The UN has warned that robots could destabilise the world ahead of the opening of a headquarters in The Hague to monitor developments in artificial intelligence...The Guardian From ACM News | September 27, 2017
The recently published first issue of Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research — a peer-reviewed quarterly academic journal — features research on and...Council on Undergraduate Research From ACM Careers | September 27, 2017
Few organizations are prepared to navigate the onset of economic and technological change, says McKinsey's Global Chief Learning Officer Nick van Dam.
University of Virginia Darden School of Business From ACM Careers | September 27, 2017