A new NASA tool links changes in sea level in 293 global port cities to specific regions of melting land ice, such as southern Greenland and the Antarctic Peninsula...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 22, 2017
Robot missions to Venus could become routine within the next decade by sending exploratory probes with highly durable computer chips that can handle the planet's...Science From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2017
Researchers have found skillful voice impersonators are able to fool state-of-the-art speaker recognition systems, posing a significant security risk.
University of Eastern Finland From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2017
Harvard University's Pooja Chandrashekar founded the ProjectCSGIRLS coding competition, now the largest such competition for middle-school girls in the U.S.
Harvard University From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2017
Virginia has completed a series of computer science standards designed to configure the curriculum and what instructors are expected to teach at each grade level...Education Week From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2017
Dark features on Mars previously considered evidence for subsurface flowing of water are interpreted by new research as granular flows, where grains of sand and...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | November 21, 2017
Internet freedom is on the decline for the seventh consecutive year as governments around the world take to distorting information on social media in order to influence...NPR From ACM News | November 21, 2017
Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence that can skillfully play a Battleship-like game by determining how to ask questions as efficiently as possible...Technology Review From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
Researchers have developed two new uses for machine learning--reconstructing a hologram to form a microscopic image of an object, and improving optical microscopy...UCLA Newsroom From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
An international team of researchers could advance the use of organic electronics by facilitating a breakthrough in organic semiconductors.
Princeton Engineering News From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
New algorithms are designed to combat crowdturfing, in which masses of online workers are paid to post phony reviews, circulate malicious tweets, and spread fake...Worcester Polytechnic Institute From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2017
They seem an odd couple. J. D. Vance, author of "Hillbilly Elegy," his best-selling memoir of growing up in the postindustrial Midwest and his journey of escape...The New York Times From ACM Careers | November 21, 2017