The first-quarter report of job search firm Dice reveals that overall hiring demand for tech professionals increased in many U.S. regions as the coronavirus emerged...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | May 8, 2020
Two economics professors have determined that the replacement of human workers by robots is a tangible trend, although they say claims of total automation are overstated...MIT News From ACM TechNews | May 8, 2020
Since the Australian government announced it would fast-track digital alternatives to in-person medical care, a million mental health telehealth consultations have...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | May 7, 2020
ReversingLabs researchers found more than 725 malicious packages in RubyGems, the official channel for distributing programs and code libraries for the Ruby programming...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | April 30, 2020
Researchers have proposed a new technique for permanently altering survey datasets to shield consumers’ privacy, while retaining a reasonable degree of accuracy...Drexel Now From ACM TechNews | April 30, 2020
Researchers at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, have developed a semi-autonomous robot that can quickly disinfect large surfaces.
Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) From ACM TechNews | April 28, 2020
The National Football League is using a startup's artificial intelligence technology to remotely scout prospective players during the coronavirus restrictions.
...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | April 20, 2020