Thacker was awarded the 2009 ACM A.M. Turing Award in recognition of his pioneering design and realization of the first modern personal computer, and for his contributions...Lawrence M. Fisher From ACM News | June 13, 2017
Scientists studying the brain have discovered that the organ operates on up to 11 different dimensions, creating multiverse-like structures that are "a world we...Newsweek From ACM News | June 13, 2017
America's fast-growing ranks of secret cyberwarriors have in recent years blown up nuclear centrifuges in Iran and turned to computer code and electronic warfare ...The New York Times From ACM News | June 13, 2017
A University of Texas at San Antonio professor has received a $450,000 grant to develop a hardware-based AI system for detecting software bugs and security attacks...UTSA Today From ACM TechNews | June 13, 2017
The clanking, hulking factory in a rural patch of northwest Germany that produces 22-ton combine harvesters has lately been turning out machines with a technical...Bloomberg From ACM News | June 13, 2017
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Quantum Information Science Center has received a $2.1-million government contract to construct a national quantum communications...The Jerusalem Post From ACM TechNews | June 12, 2017
Researchers at Clemson University are part of a team of computer experts from five universities to develop new defenses to protect data from computer hacking.
The Newsstand (SC) From ACM TechNews | June 12, 2017
Researchers used spectroscopic studies to record exciton-polaritons as resonance peaks or dips in optical spectra at room temperature.
Iowa State University News Service From ACM TechNews | June 12, 2017
DeepMind has created a YouTube dataset of 300,000 video clips and 400 human action classes to train its deep-learning algorithms to better identify human activities...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | June 12, 2017
Researchers at Bielefeld University in Germany have developed robot hands that can learn to grasp objects without knowing their characteristics.
Bielefeld University (Germany) From ACM TechNews | June 12, 2017
Courts, banks, and other institutions are using automated data analysis systems to make decisions about your life. Let's not leave it up to the algorithm makers...MIT Technology Review From ACM News | June 12, 2017
NASA scientists have found a wide diversity of minerals in the initial samples of rocks collected by the Curiosity rover in the lowermost layers of Mount Sharp...Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA From ACM News | June 9, 2017