Researchers have developed a computational tool that could help predict which tumor-specific antigens will be displayed on tumor cells, and hence would be the best...Broad Institute From ACM TechNews | December 23, 2019
Finland launched a free online crash course in artificial intelligence to its citizens last year. Now it nation is making the six week program available for anyone...The Verge From ACM Careers | December 23, 2019
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
A report on cheating in Harvard's "CS50: Introduction to Computer Science" course found that a "regret clause" introduced in 2014 to reduce referrals to the university's...The Harvard Crimson From ACM Careers | December 19, 2019
The same sophisticated satellite imaging techniques being developed to map and identify the size and composition of uncharted land in Antarctica soon may help scientists...Northern Arizona University From ACM Careers | December 18, 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
A multi-disciplinary team of University of Illinois at Chicago researchers received a three-year, $1.5 million grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation to...University of Illinois at Chicago From ACM Careers | December 17, 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 new report examines how well police officers recognize and handle digital evidence at a crime scene, where a smart TV or phone may provide evidence as important...Michigan State University From ACM Careers | December 16, 2019
Unprofessional peer reviews likely have and will continue to perpetuate the gap in STEM fields for traditionally underrepresented groups, a PeerJ study says.
Science From ACM Careers | December 13, 2019
Health insurer Cigna is expanding an AI-based system it acquired with its purchase of Express Scripts. Early results showed success in helping patients with chronic...The Wall Street Journal From ACM Careers | December 13, 2019
More than 160,000 students in New York City received some form of computer science education during the 2018-2019 school year, a record high, the city's Department...AM New York From ACM Careers | December 12, 2019
A number of tech names have seen their rankings fall in Glassdoor's annual "Best Places to Work" list. The techlash could harm Big Tech's recruiting and employee...Axios From ACM Careers | December 12, 2019
Team MAVLab, the drone research lab of the Delft University of Technology, won a $1 million cash prize as the leading AlphaPilot team of the 2019 Artificial Intelligence...Drone Racing League From ACM Careers | December 11, 2019
Amazon is in the midst of retraining a third of its U.S. workforce to prepare for new types of work. One of the challenges, management experts say, is determining...The Wall Street Journal From ACM Careers | December 11, 2019