Internet freedom is on the decline for the seventh consecutive year as governments around the world take to distorting information on social media in order to influence...NPR From ACM News | November 21, 2017
Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence that can skillfully play a Battleship-like game by determining how to ask questions as efficiently as possible...Technology Review From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
Researchers have developed two new uses for machine learning--reconstructing a hologram to form a microscopic image of an object, and improving optical microscopy...UCLA Newsroom From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
An international team of researchers could advance the use of organic electronics by facilitating a breakthrough in organic semiconductors.
Princeton Engineering News From ACM TechNews | November 21, 2017
New algorithms are designed to combat crowdturfing, in which masses of online workers are paid to post phony reviews, circulate malicious tweets, and spread fake...Worcester Polytechnic Institute From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2017
They seem an odd couple. J. D. Vance, author of "Hillbilly Elegy," his best-selling memoir of growing up in the postindustrial Midwest and his journey of escape...The New York Times From ACM Careers | November 21, 2017
Pennsylvania State University researchers are training computers to produce original design ideas, in order to determine whetyer they are technically feasible.
...Penn State News From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2017
Researchers are developing a bioengineered robotic hand that will grow and adapt to its environment, with its own peripheral nervous system linking to sensors and...FAU News Desk From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2017
The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan...Bloomberg From ACM News | November 20, 2017
The software algorithms that decide our news feed are programmed to prioritize user attention over truth to optimize for engagement, which means optimizing for...Brookings From ACM News | November 20, 2017
Machine learning could improve the ability to determine whether a new drug works in the brain, and could enable researchers to detect drug effects missed by conventional...University College London From ACM TechNews | November 17, 2017
A team led by Texas Advanced Computing Center researchers has published the results of an effort to use supercomputers to train a deep neural network for rapid...Texas Advanced Computing Center From ACM TechNews | November 17, 2017
Johan Kwisthout of Radboud University in the Netherlands' discusses efforts to use robots to replicate the brains infants in order to better understand their learning...Radboud University Nijmegen From ACM TechNews | November 17, 2017