acm-header
Sign In

Communications of the ACM

News


bg-corner

An edited collection of advanced computing news from Communications of the ACM, ACM TechNews, other ACM resources, and news sites around the Web.


Reconfigurable Brain-Like Chips Top Deep Neural Net
From ACM News

Reconfigurable Brain-Like Chips Top Deep Neural Net

The quantum material NNO demonstrates novel quantum properties that enable it to learn throughout its lifetime.

Quantum Datacenter Intranet Advances
From ACM News

Quantum Datacenter Intranet Advances

While these breakthroughs must be considered proofs of concept, they demonstrate the pieces of future quantum datacenters are coming together, says independent...

EU Integrating Quantum Accelerators into HPC Datacenters
From ACM News

EU Integrating Quantum Accelerators into HPC Datacenters

The European Union is working hard to keep pace with quantum computing efforts worldwide.

Confidential Computing Conquers Hacks
From ACM News

Confidential Computing Conquers Hacks

Protecting data while it is in use, rather than at rest or in flight.

Robot Teams Win DARPA Subterranean Challenge
From ACM News

Robot Teams Win DARPA Subterranean Challenge

The teams behind the real and virtual robots named as winners shared a total of  $5 million in prize money.

Post-Quantum Cryptography: Protecting Today from Tomorrow
From ACM News

Post-Quantum Cryptography: Protecting Today from Tomorrow

Crafting more difficult algorithms to protect secrets so they are resilient to future quantum computers is creating, in effect, post-quantum cryptography.

Dialing the Trust Level Down to Zero
From ACM News

Dialing the Trust Level Down to Zero

With cybersecurity under increasing attacks, experts say we should move to the Zero Trust Architecture. 

Programmable Trap Can Kill Viruses
From ACM News

Programmable Trap Can Kill Viruses

Computational genetic engineering has enabled a method of "trapping" and killing viruses.  

Screen Recognition Makes Apps More Accessible
From ACM News

Screen Recognition Makes Apps More Accessible

Apple's Screen Recognition algorithm identifies the metadata necessary to communicate the functions of any app or Web page to the visually impaired.

Semantics Beats Syntax
From ACM News

Semantics Beats Syntax

IBM, Google, and Microsoft are all developing algorithms that understand the meaning of words.

Quantum Simulator Beats Quantum Hardware
From ACM News

Quantum Simulator Beats Quantum Hardware

Toshiba's quasi-quantum optimization algorithm on Microsoft's Azure cloud outperforms today's fledgling quantum computer speeds.

Democratizing Facial Authentication
From ACM News

Democratizing Facial Authentication

Intel's RealSense ID solution performs facial identification on device, not in the cloud.

DARPA's Subterranean Challenge Scores
From ACM News

DARPA's Subterranean Challenge Scores

The U.S. Defense Department agency has been sponsoring underground circuit competitions for robotic hardware systems for the last three years.

 Towards an Unhackable Quantum Internet
From ACM News

Towards an Unhackable Quantum Internet

Harvard University researchers achieve “a milestone along the path to a worldwide quantum Internet.”
Sign In for Full Access
» Forgot Password? » Create an ACM Web Account