For some, the spread of artificial intelligence and robotics poses a threat to our privacy, our jobs – even our safety, as more and more tasks are handed over to...BBC News From ACM News | September 15, 2017
Researchers in Singapore have developed a computational tool for faster and more reliable screening and diagnosis of vascular and neurological conditions.
A*STAR Research From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
Recent experiments utilized a method that could enable quantum computers to perform calculations beyond the capabilities of today's most powerful supercomputers...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
A security analysis of two wearable fitness trackers revealed a technique for intercepting messages transmitted between the trackers and cloud servers.
University of Edinburgh From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
Researchers suggest controlling access to third-party libraries will help limit the undesired exposure of personal information by smartphone applications.
Carnegie Mellon News From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
The U.S. government on Wednesday moved to ban the use of a Russian brand of security software by federal agencies amid concerns the company has ties to state-sponsored...The Washington Post From ACM News | September 14, 2017
A growing number of organizations are attempting to make thought-controlled sense, control, communication, and action a reality by developing brain-computer interfaces...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | September 14, 2017
China plans to building the world's largest quantum research facility, according to researchers and authorities involved in the initiative.
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) From ACM TechNews | September 13, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft is on final approach to Saturn, following confirmation by mission navigators that it is on course to dive into the planet's atmosphere...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | September 14, 2017
As an ice sheet melts, it leaves a unique signature behind. Complex geological processes distribute the meltwater in a distinct pattern, or 'fingerprint', thatthese...Nature From ACM News | September 14, 2017
A whiff of dystopian creepiness has long wafted in the air whenever facial recognition has come up. Books, movies and television shows have portrayed the technology...The Washington Post From ACM News | September 13, 2017
A new memory technology can store photons in a rubidium atomic vapor and read them out again later without significantly altering their quantum mechanical properties...University of Basel From ACM TechNews | September 13, 2017
Creating noodling piano tunes and endless configurations of cat drawings with AI may not sound like an obvious project for Google, but it makes a lot of sense to...Technology Review From ACM Opinion | September 13, 2017