University of California, San Diego engineers have developed soft, tubular actuators with electrically driven movements for compact, portable, and multifunctional...UC San Diego News Center From ACM TechNews | October 24, 2019
Microsoft researchers have designed virtual reality solutions to allow users to remain fully immersed in virtual environments, even when walking in real-life locations...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | October 23, 2019
Oil and gas companies are investing in artificial intelligence to help automate operations, anticipate equipment malfunctions, boost fossil fuel production, and...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | October 22, 2019
Boston-based robotics firm Piaggio Fast Forward will soon deploy a bipedal wheeled robot that hauls owners' belongings as it follows behind them.
The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | October 21, 2019
Security researchers warned Australia should not rely on any online voting system that lacks a thorough ballot-verification method, to ensure against fraudulent...Computerworld From ACM TechNews | October 18, 2019
An international team used sound waves to control quantum information in one electron, an advance in creating efficient quantum computers built from semiconductors...University of Cambridge (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | October 17, 2019
U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration researchers are using the Summit supercomputer to model retropropulsion (using rocket engines to decelerate)...Oak Ridge National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | October 16, 2019
Russian pizza magnate Fyodor Ovchinnikov plans to open 1,000 Dodo Pizza outlets in Europe, Asia, and Africa in the next five years, using a combination of application...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | October 16, 2019
Across Europe, some of the world's oldest universities are intensifying efforts to get promising technologies out of their labs and into commercial use.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | October 15, 2019
Researchers have developed a robot that can pick up delicate optical lenses and mirrors with the care and precision of human hands.
Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) From ACM TechNews | October 15, 2019
The Australian government is allocating AU$31.8 million (about US$21.5 million) to the Australian Research Council to study responsible, ethical, and inclusive...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | October 15, 2019