Amazon has indefinitely extended its ban on police use of its facial recognition software, which lawmakers and company employees have said discriminates against...CNN Business From ACM TechNews | May 19, 2021
Researchers had five neural language models compete in lexical substitution tasks, including plain substitution and word sense induction .
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Russia) From ACM TechNews | May 18, 2021
Microsoft has issued a warning over RevengeRAT, a remote access tool that has been used to target aerospace and travel industries with spear-phishing campaigns....ZDNet From ACM TechNews | May 18, 2021
Two groups of computer scientists created detailed simulations of droplets sprayed by coughs or sneezes, to demonstrate how COVID-19 spreads.
Sandia National Laboratories From ACM TechNews | May 17, 2021
To monitor the spread of Sosnovsky's hogweed, scientists developed an artificial intelligence monitoring system that performs real-time image segmentation onboard...Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Russia) From ACM TechNews | May 14, 2021
Deep neural networks can replicate reported associations between gene expression, histology, and computed tomography-derived image features of lung cancer, and...SPIE Newsroom From ACM TechNews | May 13, 2021
A new navigation system aims to improve the ability of robots to navigate busy clinical environments, especially hospital emergency departments.
UC San Diego News Center From ACM TechNews | May 12, 2021
Researchers have developed a three-dimensionally printed smart finger ring that potentially could replace house keys, wallets, health insurance cards, and more....Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Germany) From ACM TechNews | May 12, 2021
The Biden administration will prioritize cybersecurity in the distribution of $1 billion in technology modernization funds signed into law by Congress in March....The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | May 11, 2021
Computer scientists have designed a shoe with ultrasonic sensors that can detect obstacles and emit vibrations to warn blind and visually impaired wearers.
The Daily Mail (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | May 10, 2021