Autonomous cars often proudly claim to be fitted with a long list of sensors—cameras, ultrasound, radar, lidar, you name it. But if you've ever wondered why so...Technology Review From ACM Careers | July 25, 2017
In the early 1950s, just as rock 'n' roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations—and...Ars Technica From ACM News | July 24, 2017
The New South Wales government is weighing into the global battle to build a quantum computer with a $26 million fund for quantum computing initiatives.
The Australian Financial Review From ACM Careers | July 24, 2017
In 2015, Monocle magazine, a favorite read of the global hipsterati, published an enthusiastic report on Lawrenceville, the former blue-collar neighborhood here...The New York Times From ACM Careers | July 24, 2017
The Trinity supercomputer's two partitions sited at Los Alamos National Laboratory were merged for production computing in the laboratory's classified network.
...Los Alamos National Laboratory From ACM Careers | July 24, 2017
New technologies are poised to sweep through investment banks, relieving many rank-and-file employees of roughly a third of their current workload, according to...Bloomberg From ACM Careers | July 21, 2017
China aims to make the artificial intelligence industry a "new, important" driver of economic expansion by 2020, according to a development plan issued by the State...Bloomberg From ACM News | July 21, 2017
AI is letting machines learn about the pupils using them by studying the data produced in the process. And research drawing on psychology, cognitive science, and...The Economist From ACM Careers | July 21, 2017
In a commentary published in the journal Science, Carole Lee and David Moher identify incentives that could encourage scientific journals to "open the black box...University of Washington From ACM Careers | July 21, 2017
The Iron Yard Academy, a coding school aiming to provide a fast track for employment in Research Triangle Park's growing tech sector, is closing up shop.
Triangle Business Journal From ACM Careers | July 21, 2017
Researchers at MIT have developed a battery of techniques for modeling neural networks' power consumption which could make the systems available for mobile devices...MIT News From ACM Careers | July 20, 2017
The maker of the famous AK-47 rifle is building "a range of products based on neural networks," including a "fully automated combat module" that can identify and...Defense One From ACM Careers | July 20, 2017
Market hype and growing interest in artificial intelligence are pushing established software vendors to introduce AI into their product strategy, creating considerable...Gartner Inc. From ACM Careers | July 20, 2017