Researchers in Israel discovered a security breach that would let hackers eavesdrop on users through voice-command remote controls from the Comcast cable TV service...The Jerusalem Post From ACM TechNews | October 9, 2020
Japan Post Co. is testing in Tokyo a self-driving mail delivery robot that can maneuver around obstacles and cross intersections with traffic lights.
The Japan Times From ACM TechNews | October 9, 2020
Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a technique for three-dimensionally printing plastic objects that communicate with Wi-Fi devices without...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | October 9, 2020
Artificial intelligence researchers at Norwegian telecommunications carrier Telenor's Norwegian Open AI Lab are testing AI models to reduce costs and increase efficiency...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | October 9, 2020
A Pew Research Center survey of about 1,000 people from 20 countries immediately before the Covid-19 pandemic found widespread trust in scientists and a strong...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | October 8, 2020
Ohio State University researchers suggest that when people are offered the option to "like" an online article, they spend less time actually reading it.
Ohio State News From ACM TechNews | October 8, 2020
Engineers at the University of California, San Diego have constructed a self-powered squid-like robot that can swim via water-jet propulsion and record data on...UC San Diego News Center From ACM TechNews | October 7, 2020
Researchers at the French National Center for Scientific Research have developed a mathematical model for more accurately predicting race times from the data assembled...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | October 7, 2020