Estonia is currently the only country in the world that authorizes online voting for its entire electorate, due to its confidence in its Internet voting (i-voting)...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | May 20, 2019
Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers have developed a computer simulation of tumor behavior that encapsulates finer blood-flow patterns and how they engineer cancer...Johns Hopkins Medicine Newsroom From ACM TechNews | May 17, 2019
Microsoft warns a serious vulnerability in Windows Remote Desktop Services could be exploited to launch a WannaCry-level attack against Internet-connected computers...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | May 17, 2019
A new algorithm gives robots handwriting and drawing capability, in a step toward machines that can communicate and collaborate more seamlessly with humans.
Brown University (RI) From ACM TechNews | May 17, 2019
University of Washington scientists have developed a pediatric ear-infection diagnostic technique that uses a smartphone to detect fluid accumulation behind the...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | May 17, 2019
There are many U.S. cybersecurity job openings, and a shortfall of qualified professionals is prompting employers to look outside traditional pipelines to find...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | May 16, 2019
Researchers used a machine-learning based analysis of extreme floods in the U.S. to learn that these events are associated with four types of atmospheric patterns...University of Alabama From ACM TechNews | May 16, 2019
Stanford University researchers have developed a computational tool that facilitates analysis of individual cell behavior in biomedical tissue samples.
Stanford Medicine News Center From ACM TechNews | May 16, 2019
Northeastern University computer science majors are required to take a class in theater and improvisation, where they practice exercises to cultivate empathy, creativity...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | May 15, 2019
San Francisco's Board of Supervisors has banned the use of facial recognition technology for surveillance purposes by police and other agencies in the city.
The New York Times From ACM TechNews | May 15, 2019