Researchers in the Netherlands have demonstrated that a group of autonomous self-learning robots can change what they are doing in response to changing conditions...AMOLF (Netherlands) 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
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign researchers have launched an open source extended reality testbed to democratize XR systems research.
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign From ACM TechNews | April 28, 2021
Federal regulators now require hospitals and insurers to disclose long-confidential pricing data, including rates that insurers pay for services.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | April 27, 2021
The 16th of April 1971 is not only the date when the Rolling Stone first released Brown Sugar, it is also marked with the publication of RFC 114 marking the birthday...Filestash.app From ACM News | April 19, 2021
Digital artworks known as nonfungible tokens are selling for massive sums, but research indicates their creation may carry an enormous environmental cost.
The New York Times From ACM TechNews | April 15, 2021
China's working-age population has dropped by more than 5 million in the last decade, and factories are responding to the resulting labor shortage with automation...CNBC From ACM TechNews | April 14, 2021