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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Security researchers warned Australia should not rely on any online voting system that lacks a thorough ballot-verification method, to ensure against fraudulent...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | October 18, 2019
Apple has partnered with the Royal National Institute of Blind People in the U.K. to expand its Everyone Can Code curriculum to visually impaired students.
Computerworld From ACM TechNews | January 25, 2019
The newly-launched Unitary Fund is offering grants of $2,000 to projects developing open source quantum software for near-term, hybrid quantum-classical programming...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | July 2, 2018
Researchers at the University of Technology Sydney in Australia say they will soon unveil a quantum-era programming environment at the UTS Center for Quantum Software...Computerworld Australia From ACM TechNews | February 13, 2017
An artificial intelligence system called Libratus has gained the upper hand against human poker players in the first week of a 20-day tournament in Pittsburgh.
...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | January 20, 2017
A non-volatile memory technology based on carbon nanotubes could be more disruptive to enterprise storage, servers, and consumer electronics than flash memory when...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | January 13, 2017
Four top professional poker players will challenge an artificial intelligence system in a 20-day Heads-Up No-Limit Texas Hold'em poker tournament billed as an "epic...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | January 6, 2017
The White House has recommended continued investment in artificial intelligence research and development to shore up the U.S. economy and help the country "stay...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | December 21, 2016
A new White House report says artificial intelligence can be a critical economic and societal driver with its development supported by a collaboration between industry...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | October 14, 2016