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Our Itch to Share Helps Spread Covid-19 Misinformation
From ACM TechNews

Our Itch to Share Helps Spread Covid-19 Misinformation

A new study has found that when people consume news on social media, their penchant to share that news undermines their ability to assess its accuracy.

Muscle Signals Can Pilot a Robot
From ACM TechNews

Muscle Signals Can Pilot a Robot

A new system taps human muscle signals via wearable sensors to pilot a robot.

Protecting Sensitive Metadata So It Can't be Used for Surveillance
From ACM TechNews

Protecting Sensitive Metadata So It Can't be Used for Surveillance

MIT researchers have developed a scalable metadata-protection scheme to shield the information of millions of users.

Low-Cost 'Smart' Diaper Can Notify Caregiver When It's Wet
From ACM TechNews

Low-Cost 'Smart' Diaper Can Notify Caregiver When It's Wet

Researchers have developed a "smart" diaper equipped with a moisture sensor that can alert a caregiver when a diaper is wet. 

Using AI to Enrich Digital Maps
From ACM TechNews

Using AI to Enrich Digital Maps

A new artificial intelligence model uses satellite imagery to tag road features in digital maps.
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