A team of University of California researchers is working to improve telepresence robots and the algorithms that drive them to help children with disabilities stay...University of California San Diego From ACM Careers | September 16, 2020
The rapid development of the integrated circuit industry in China means high demand for skilled staff. The industry now has a huge labor gap, lacking 320,000 qualified...CGTN From ACM Careers | September 16, 2020
Pan Jianwei, a physicist at the University of Science and Technology of China, claims to have built a quantum computer with 60 qubits.
International Business Times From ACM Careers | September 14, 2020
A former IT security director in South Carolina was sentenced this week to two years in federal prison for taking government-owned networking equipment and selling...ZDNet From ACM Careers | September 4, 2020
Researchers have constructed a mechanical binary switch using origami, the ancient Japanese art of paper folding, and put several switches together to build a functioning...American Institute of Physics From ACM Careers | August 25, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic and the explosion in demand for home-delivered goods means FedEx and other shippers are pushing the limits of what robotic arms can do.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM Careers | August 12, 2020
A microchip that enables continuous monitoring of pH and chlorine levels in swimming pools will improve water safety and hygiene by aiding pool chemistry and pool...University of South Australia From ACM Careers | July 30, 2020
More than three dozen universities from around the world have signed up for the Indy Autonomous Challenge, a race to be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway...The Wall Street Journal From ACM Careers | July 22, 2020
A robotic system developed by NUS researchers comprising neural networks, electronic skin, and vision sensors opens the door for smarter robots.
National University of Singapore From ACM Careers | July 15, 2020
University of Cambridge alumnus Hal Evans has built a fully-functioning replica of a 1930s Polish cyclometer — an electromechanical cryptologic device that was...University of Cambridge From ACM Careers | July 14, 2020
Electrical engineers at the University at Buffalo are developing a gallium oxide-based transistor that's paper-thin and able to handle more than 8,000 volts.
University at Buffalo From ACM Careers | June 4, 2020
Two robots will greet customers, serve food, and observe social distancing at the Royal Palace when the restaurant reopens in Renesse, the Netherlands.
Chattanooga Times Free Press From ACM Careers | June 1, 2020
Texas Instruments is pulling support for assembly- and C-based programs on the TI-84 Plus CE calculator and its French counterpart. The move is meant to prevent...Engadget From ACM Careers | May 26, 2020
A group of teenage girls in Afghanistan are trying to build a mechanized, hand-operated ventilator for coronavirus patients, using a design from MIT and parts from...NPR From ACM Careers | May 21, 2020
The LightStrike disinfection robot is a pulsed xenon UV disinfection system that destroys SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, in two minutes achieving a...Xenex Disinfection Services From ACM Careers | May 19, 2020