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
Hundreds of universities across the United States are poised to reopen their campuses this fall with a mix of online and in-person courses. Academics are dismayed...Science From ACM Careers | July 24, 2020
"The Department of Energy is proud to play an instrumental role in the development of the national quantum Internet," U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette said...ESnet From ACM News | July 24, 2020
Motion pictures are using new techniques in computer-generated imagery to create feature-length performances by convincingly "de-aged" actors.
Don Monroe From Communications of the ACM | August 1, 2020
The researchers hope software engineers will be able to build on their work to create a real-time monitoring system for exposing foreign influence in American politics...Princeton School of Public and International Affairs From ACM News | July 23, 2020
Researchers proposed a new machine learning approach that induces a photonic tensor core to conduct multiplications of matrices in parallel, boosting the speed...AIP Publishing From ACM TechNews | July 23, 2020
Researchers have developed a technique for realizing higher-resolution detection of nearby fast-moving objects in frequency modulated continuous wave LiDAR, critical...Purdue University News From ACM TechNews | July 23, 2020
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the U.S. National Science Foundation are investing $75 million in three quantum computing centers.
The Hill From ACM TechNews | July 22, 2020
Over three dozen universities worldwide will compete in the Indy Autonomous Challenge, a race between self-driving vehicles to be held at the Indianapolis Motor...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | July 22, 2020
The Interspecies I/O forum last week announced the $1-million Coller Prize for Interspecies Conversation, whose backers include rock artist Peter Gabriel and former...Bloomberg Quint From ACM TechNews | July 22, 2020