A multi-institutional team of researchers has published Armada, a coding language and tool for high-performance concurrent programs that ensure code is mathematically...Carnegie Mellon University CyLab Security and Privacy Institute From ACM TechNews | July 31, 2020
Among the many things the coronavirus outbreak has highlighted is how fragile our artificial intelligence systems are. We need new approaches to ensure our AI systems...Gizmodo From ACM News | July 30, 2020
Police use of "geofence" warrants is being disputed by criminal defendants in Virginia and San Francisco, and could be banned by lawmakers in New York.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | July 29, 2020
A small number of devout Muslims are being allowed to participate in the pilgrimage (hajj) to Mecca this year, tailored for the coronavirus pandemic with the latest...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | July 29, 2020
The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology initiated the third round of reviewing algorithms submitted to form the core of the first post-quantum cryptography...National Institute of Standards and Technology From ACM TechNews | July 28, 2020
Scientists at Canada's University of Alberta have created a machine learning model that can identify linguistic clues indicating early signs of depression in written...University of Alberta From ACM TechNews | July 27, 2020
Researchers are creating tools to calculate the carbon footprint of artificial intelligence models to help developers understand their environmental impact.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | July 24, 2020
The New York State legislature Wednesday passed a moratorium on the use of facial recognition and other biometric identification methods in schools statewide until...VentureBeat From ACM TechNews | July 24, 2020
FThe autonomous vehicle industry is refocusing on more-profitable opportunities after efforts to commercialize robotaxis failed to live up to the hype.
Financial Times From ACM TechNews | July 24, 2020