Researchers have developed a firefighter's helmet equipped with haptic actuators, a control box with a radio module, and other devices to provide real-time information...Carnegie Mellon University From ACM TechNews | February 3, 2020
A new law in Illinois aims to give job candidates a better understanding of how companies use artificial intelligence to screen video interviews.
The Philadelphia Inquirer From ACM TechNews | January 31, 2020
Companies are launching apprenticeship programs to recruit nontraditional staff for entry-level positions in the midst of a technology talent shortage.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | January 31, 2020
Researchers have found the major virtual assistants do not live up to their potential in terms of providing users with reliable, relevant information on medical...Folio From ACM TechNews | January 31, 2020
Digital twins give urban planners, policymakers, resource managers, asset owners, and citizens more dynamic tools and information about their smart cities.
Financial Times From ACM TechNews | January 31, 2020
A new algorithm helps Washington, D.C., sewer pipe technicians obtain a more-accurate picture of what is happening in the network of pipes running beneath the city...Government Computer News From ACM TechNews | January 31, 2020
Researchers have demonstrated a security flaw in the widely used SHA-1 security algorithm that would allow bad actors to fake files and the information within them...Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) From ACM TechNews | January 30, 2020
Researchers in the U.K. used computed tomography scanning and a three-dimensionally-printed larynx to reproduce the sound from the vocal tract of a 3,000-year-old...The Engineer (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | January 30, 2020
New software automatically translates a video of a person speaking in one language into another language, while matching their lip movements to the new words.
New Scientist From ACM TechNews | January 29, 2020
The first person diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus in the U.S. is being treated with the help of a robot at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA...CNN From ACM TechNews | January 29, 2020