In your first 30 days at a new job, you should aim to exceed expectations. All eyes are on you, and it's your time to shine. There are also some definite things...Fast Company From ACM CareerNews | June 15, 2017
Artificial intelligence may be one of the technology world's current obsessions, but many people find it scary, envisioning robots taking over the world.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM Opinion | June 16, 2017
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded contracts totaling $258 million to six companies to accelerate U.S. supercomputing technology with the intent of delivering...U.S. DOE Office of Science From ACM Careers | June 16, 2017
Researchers at RMIT University have developed a solar paint that can absorb water vapor and split it to generate hydrogen — the cleanest source of energy.
RMIT University From ACM Careers | June 15, 2017
The U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded $38.5 million to 33 research and development projects aimed at...U.S. DOC National Institute of Standards and Technology From ACM Careers | June 15, 2017
The United States appears poised to heighten scrutiny of Chinese investment in Silicon Valley to better shield sensitive technologies seen as vital to U.S. national...Reuters From ACM News | June 14, 2017
A team of researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology have created structures designed with struts that expand sequentially, which could prove useful for space...Georgia Institute of Technology From ACM Careers | June 14, 2017
Back when I was doing research, one of my advisors once joked that, if you wait long enough, you can produce an old result using new methods, manage to get it published...Ars Technica From ACM Opinion | June 14, 2017
Researchers at Queen's University Belfast have discovered a new way to create extremely thin electrically conducting sheets, which could lead to electronic circuits...Queen’s University Belfast From ACM Careers | June 14, 2017
Computerworld's annual Best Places to Work in IT list showcases the top 100 U.S. workplaces for technology professionals. Seventy percent of the organizations say they...Computerworld From ACM Careers | June 13, 2017
The bouncy beeps of Pac-Man. The percussive build-up in Legend of Zelda. The effusive gibberish of The Sims. The sounds in videogames tell us to speed up, start...Wired From ACM Careers | June 13, 2017
A team of researchers has developed a new approach to "deep learning" computations using light instead of electricity, which they say could vastly improve the speed...MIT News From ACM Careers | June 13, 2017
The clanking, hulking factory in a rural patch of northwest Germany that produces 22-ton combine harvesters has lately been turning out machines with a technical...Bloomberg From ACM News | June 13, 2017
To distill a clear message from growing piles of unruly genomics data, researchers often turn to meta-analysis—a tried-and-true statistical procedure for combining...Quanta Magazine From ACM Opinion | June 12, 2017