The number of girls in the U.K. choosing to take computing at the General Certificate of Secondary Education level increased this year, with girls now making up...ComputerWeekly.com From ACM TechNews | August 26, 2019
Brown University researchers have created a computer model to simulate the process by which sickle cell disease distorts red blood cells, which could be used in...News from Brown From ACM TechNews | August 26, 2019
The threat of cyberwar looms over the future: a new dimension of conflict capable of leapfrogging borders and teleporting the chaos of war to civilians thousands...Wired From ACM News | August 26, 2019
U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg has ordered Georgia not to use its paperless voting machines, election management software, or servers for the 2020 election.
...CNet From ACM TechNews | August 23, 2019
Leading stores are attempting to make the in-store experience closer to that of online retail through the addition of augmented reality, interactive touchscreens...CNN Business From ACM TechNews | August 22, 2019
An algorithm developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology won a competition to determine the best solution for busing 25,000 students to Boston schools...NextGov.com From ACM TechNews | August 22, 2019
While artificial intelligence systems are viewed by most people in technology as the future of the industry, tech executives rarely discuss the labor-intensive...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | August 22, 2019
Researchers have discovered vulnerabilities in the backend system that feeds content and advertising to smartphone applications through a network of cloud-based...Georgia Tech News Center From ACM TechNews | August 22, 2019
A new tool merges the best elements of voice assistants and screen readers to make free-form Web searches easier, particularly for the visually impaired.
University of Waterloo News From ACM TechNews | August 21, 2019
Researchers have found that the same artificial intelligence method used in facial recognition systems could help improve the prediction of hailstorms and their...National Center for Atmospheric Research From ACM TechNews | August 21, 2019