The research conducted at the country's National Laboratories is usually highly classified and specifically aimed at solving national security problems. But sometimes...Ars Technica From ACM News | August 21, 2018
A team of researchers has simplified the manufacturing process enabling the utilization of multiple colors simultaneously on an electronic chip instead of one color...Purdue University News From ACM TechNews | August 21, 2018
Researchers have demonstrated proof of principle for a method of controlling graphene's rotation and the dynamic variance of its electrical, optical, and mechanical...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | August 20, 2018
Researchers have demonstrated that young children are much more susceptible than adults to having their opinions and decisions influenced by robots.
University of Plymouth (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | August 20, 2018
University of California, San Diego researchers are developing a Wi-Fi-based system using inexpensive tags that can be stuck to everyday non-electronic objects....New Atlas From ACM TechNews | August 20, 2018
Researchers measured the sociodemographic disparities and changes in career aspirations in STEM fields among U.S. high school students.
University of Texas San Antonio From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2018
NASA's Opportunity rover has been silent since June 10, when a planet-encircling dust storm cut off solar power for the nearly-15-year-old rover.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | August 17, 2018
Rutgers University-New Brunswick researchers found common Wi-Fi technology can easily identify weapons, bombs, and explosive chemicals in bags at public venues....Rutgers Today From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2018
The WBPA (Weighted Betweenness Preferential Attachment) model developed at Carnegie Mellon University shows how social networks change and develop over time.
Carnegie Mellon University From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2018
A mean robot could motivate human employees to improve their cognitive performance, compared to supervision by a friendly robot or no robot supervision, researchers...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2018