Brown University researchers have identified exposed systems running the Robot Operating System, with as many as 19 considered to be fully operational robots.
Brown University From ACM TechNews | August 3, 2018
The theoretical computer scientist Constantinos Daskalakis has won the Rolf Nevanlinna Prize for explicating core questions in game theory and machine learning....Quanta Magazine From ACM News | August 3, 2018
Researchers have developed a method for predicting the growth of biomass of a plant, which they say will improve the efficiency of precision farming.
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology From ACM TechNews | August 2, 2018
Researchers have created algorithms to teach robots to adapt to changing conditions related to protecting and preserving underwater infrastructure.
Stevens Institute of Technology From ACM TechNews | August 2, 2018
An analysis found doctors' "gut feelings" about an intensive-care patient's condition played a significant role in determining how many tests were ordered for the...MIT News From ACM TechNews | August 2, 2018
Brent Hecht, chair of ACM's Future of Computing Academy, proposes revising the peer review process to ensure scientists report negative societal consequences of...Nature From ACM TechNews | August 1, 2018
The threat of common Web-based vulnerabilities has not been significantly mitigated over the past nine years, according to a study by the U.K.-based NCC Group.
...Help Net Security From ACM TechNews | August 1, 2018
Researchers have developed a framework to encode memory—in the form of Braille-like dimples and bumps—onto a blank, lattice-free material.
Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences From ACM TechNews | August 1, 2018
Facebook said on Tuesday that it had identified a political influence campaign that was potentially built to disrupt the midterm elections, with the company ...The New York Times From ACM News | August 1, 2018