An unpublished U.S. State Department study estimated that about 2 million tweets promoted conspiracy theories about the coronavirus over the three-week period when...The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | March 10, 2020
A new machine learning computer model accurately predicts damaging radiation storms caused by Van Allen belts two days before they hit.
Los Alamos National Laboratory News From ACM TechNews | March 10, 2020
Entrepreneurs are looking outside Silicon Valley, Seattle, Boston, and New York City to establish technology hubs in U.S. states far from its coasts.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | March 9, 2020
Researchers found previously unknown vulnerabilities in encryption systems used by in-vehicle devices that communicate at close range with key fobs to unlock the...Wired From ACM TechNews | March 9, 2020
The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Subterranean Challenge recently concluded its Urban Circuit, with a team of robots and operators from NASA's...Jet Propulsion Laboratory From ACM TechNews | March 9, 2020
Researchers have developed an approach to protect Army systems from attack in ways that don't require massive amounts of manual intervention.
U.S. Army Research Laboratory From ACM TechNews | March 6, 2020
The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has contracted for two new supercomputers, which would triple the organization's computing capacity.
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A new robotic skeleton is embedded with 32 photodiodes and 30 adjacent LEDs, and is covered by a squishy skin of reflective silicone that keeps the device's own...Wired From ACM TechNews | March 5, 2020
Governments increasingly are using artificial intelligence and data analytics to detect tax evasion, respond to taxpayer questions, and boost efficiency.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | March 5, 2020