Researchers found that the time-cost of software updates and users' risk preferences significantly impact whether they apply any specific update, and how long it...Carnegie Mellon University CyLab Security and Privacy Institute From ACM TechNews | March 26, 2020
Researchers are using three-dimensional printers and sensors to create fake fish to help test the environmental impact of hydroelectric dams on fish populations...Oak Ridge National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | March 25, 2020
Microsoft has issued a warning that a Windows zero-day vulnerability is being exploited in "limited targeted attacks" to execute malicious code on fully updated...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | March 25, 2020
Researchers have found that next-generation 911 systems that accommodate text, images, and video continue to be vulnerable to many of the same cyberattacks as previous...Help Net Security From ACM TechNews | March 23, 2020
Amazon is hiring aggressively to meet customer demand. Traffic has soared on Facebook and YouTube. And cloud computing has become essential to home workers.
The New York Times From ACM News | March 24, 2020
An alliance of Chinese government groups, banks, and technology firms plans to launch one of the first blockchain networks constructed and maintained by a central...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | March 23, 2020
Researchers equipped a quadcopter with event cameras and algorithms to reduce its reaction time and enable it to avoid a ball thrown at it from a short distance...University of Zurich From ACM TechNews | March 23, 2020
Researchers in Canada have developed a system that combines artificial intelligence with human knowledge to provide faster, more accurate cancer diagnoses.
University of Waterloo News From ACM TechNews | March 19, 2020