Japanese engineers have broken the world Internet speed record with a 319 TB per second data transmission rate across more than 3,001 kilometers of fiber-optic...Interesting Engineering From ACM TechNews | July 19, 2021
Said Peter Knight at Imperial College London, "Without this advance, you will still have uncertainty about whether the roadmap towards fault tolerance was feasible...New Scientist From ACM News | July 15, 2021
Advances in artificial intelligence are helping some startups develop another way to pollinate plants, which could increase yield compared with insects and human...The Wall Street Journal From ACM News | July 13, 2021
Army Ants, a youth robotics team from Columbia, MO, won the 2021 Global Innovation Design Award in the FIRST Robotics Competition for a smart compression stocking...Columbia Daily Tribune From ACM TechNews | July 13, 2021
Researchers designed an algorithm to help a robot efficiently dress a human, theoretically ensuring human safety by reasoning about the human model's uncertainty...Engadget From ACM TechNews | July 12, 2021
Chinese researchers have demonstrated the world's most powerful quantum computer, displacing Google's Sycamore processor as the holder of quantum supremacy.
New Scientist From ACM TechNews | July 9, 2021
A lack of demand prompted Japan's SoftBank Robotics Group to cease manufacturing the Pepper humanoid robot in August 2020, the company said this week.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | July 8, 2021
Computer scientists at the University of Bath in the U.K. found that conductive seams in clothing, when accurately positioned, can be used to identify subtle movements...University of Bath (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | July 7, 2021
The public sector is increasingly interested in quantum computing as both a source of high-paying jobs and a technology vital to corporate strategic interests.
...WRAL TechWire From ACM News | July 8, 2021