Technology companies increasingly are backing proposed laws that would limit the use of facial recognition systems, in an effort to head off more restrictive bills...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | March 13, 2020
Researchers have created a system that uses the Amazon Alexa smart speaker's microphone array in combination with echoes of one’s voice to localize a user's whereabouts...University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Coordinated Science Lab From ACM TechNews | March 13, 2020
More companies are prioritizing employee happiness to enhance retention and productivity, giving rise to a cottage industry for monitoring, analyzing, and improving...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | March 11, 2020
A new machine learning computer model accurately predicts damaging radiation storms caused by Van Allen belts two days before they hit.
Los Alamos National Laboratory News From ACM TechNews | March 10, 2020
Researchers have developed an approach to protect Army systems from attack in ways that don't require massive amounts of manual intervention.
U.S. Army Research Laboratory From ACM TechNews | March 6, 2020
The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has contracted for two new supercomputers, which would triple the organization's computing capacity.
The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | March 6, 2020
Governments increasingly are using artificial intelligence and data analytics to detect tax evasion, respond to taxpayer questions, and boost efficiency.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | March 5, 2020