Cornell University scientists are examining how big data, machine learning, and digital surveillance may exacerbate racial and social inequities.
Cornell University From ACM Careers | February 14, 2019
A few years ago, the leaders of the College Board, the folks who administer the SAT college entrance exam, asked themselves a radical question: Of all the skills...The New York Times From ACM Opinion | February 13, 2019
NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration, and industry have partnered to develop a capability to manage U.S. airspace drone traffic.
U.S. DHS Science And Technology Directorate From ACM Careers | February 13, 2019
The US leads the world in artificial intelligence technology. Decades of federal research funding, industrial and academic research, and streams of foreign talent...Wired From ACM Opinion | February 12, 2019
Machine learning techniques are making computers a surprising new partner in citizen science projects dealing with massively increasing amounts of data.
University of Minnesota From ACM Careers | February 7, 2019
As reporters and editors find themselves the victims of layoffs at digital publishers and traditional newspaper chains alike, journalism generated by machine is...The New York Times From ACM News | February 5, 2019
A world-renowned subway signals guru named Pete Tomlin is giving riders their best chance at faster, more reliable subway trips—if transit officials can get the...New York Daily News From ACM Careers | February 5, 2019
Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory have developed a new method for alleviating the effects of "noise" in quantum information systems, which has implications...Argonne National Laboratory From ACM Careers | February 5, 2019
Researchers from the University of Utah and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will develop sensors that detect when cornfields are getting attacked by insects...University Of Utah From ACM Careers | January 31, 2019
The University of Delaware's newest high performance computing community cluster, named Caviness, puts vast computational power at researchers' disposal.
University of Delaware From ACM Careers | January 17, 2019
About 150 Jersey cows in the rolling terrain at Rivendale Farms in Bulger, some 25 miles west of Pittsburgh, wear Fitbit-like collars that monitor their movement...The New York Times From ACM News | January 14, 2019
A common belief among tech industry insiders is that Silicon Valley has dominated the internet because much of the worldwide network was designed and built by Americans...The New York Times From ACM News | January 3, 2019
A team of researchers has successfully measured how nanoplatelets interact with light in three dimensions, an advancement that could enhance the operation of quantum...Argonne National Laboratory From ACM Careers | January 3, 2019
When most scientists were trying to make people use code to talk to computers, Karen Sparck Jones taught computers to understand human language instead.
The New York Times From ACM Careers | January 2, 2019