Researchers at Hokkaido University and Amoeba Energy in Japan developed an analog computer to find a reliable, speedy solution to the traveling salesman problem...Hokkaido University (Japan) From ACM News | December 15, 2020
Encouraged by the pandemic, augmented and mixed realities bring new views to end-users in medicine, industry, and the military.
Esther Shein Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | December 15, 2020
Visually impaired people can enjoy Christmas lights in Madrid through a mobile application from researchers at Spain's Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.
Universidad de Carlos III de Madrid (Spain) From ACM TechNews | December 11, 2020
A rethink of home design may be needed to accommodate remote drone delivery, which could reconfigure entire neighborhoods to establish designated drone airspace...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | December 10, 2020
The ability to pay touch-free during the Coronavirus pandemic is persuading more consumers and retailers to go contactless.
Keith Kirkpatrick Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | December 10, 2020
"Enslaved: Peoples of the Historical Slave Trade," a database collecting archives and entries documenting the lives of those who were enslaved, owned slaves, or...Kansas State University From ACM News | December 8, 2020
A team of computer scientists and bioengineers has developed a method of engineering T cells to recognize a specific combination of cancer markers.
Princeton University From ACM TechNews | December 3, 2020
New drones are equipped with a deep learning application that improves the images they collect during search and rescue missions to better distinguish people from...Interesting Engineering From ACM TechNews | December 2, 2020
Chinese president Xi Jinping has called for a uniform set of policies and standards to ensure the "smooth functioning" of the global economy during the pandemic...CNN From ACM TechNews | December 1, 2020
Growing up on a farm in Virginia during segregation, West knew education would be her means of escape. But she didn't know her quiet work on a naval base would...The Guardian From ACM News | November 24, 2020
Popular disaster applications are violating their privacy policies by continuing to track users' whereabouts, or providing personal information to third parties...University of Illinois News Bureau From ACM TechNews | November 19, 2020