Daniel A. Spielman and colleague Shang-hua Teng solved the mystery of the Simplex Method using a technique called smoothed analysis…
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Citing their "crucial contributions to Microsoft's innovation successes," Microsoft said it will not significantly change its employment practices regarding immigrant...CNet From ACM News | March 4, 2009
The $787 billion economic stimulus package U.S. President Obama recently signed into law includes $7.2 billion for broadband grant and loan programs. Under the...CNet From ACM TechNews | February 23, 2009
Leading thinkers and futurists will launch Singularity University, an institution based in Silicon Valley that will offer a wide range of programs focusing on multiple...CNet From ACM TechNews | February 4, 2009
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has developed privacy principles for science and technology-related research and development projects that involve...CNet From ACM TechNews | December 10, 2008
The recent launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavour will involve the first live test of new software that was designed to streamline the process of problem reporting...CNet From ACM TechNews | November 26, 2008