Researchers used computer graphics software to reproduce Leonardo da Vinci's painting Salvator Mundi in order to study how light refracts through glass orbs.
MIT Technology Review From ACM TechNews | January 9, 2020
A study found most commercial facial recognition algorithms are biased, and falsely identify African-American and Asian faces 10 to 100 times more frequently than...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | December 20, 2019
An algorithmic approach for data analysis automatically recognizes uninformative words, known as stop words, in a large collection of text.
Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | December 12, 2019
Researchers have developed a method of enhancing the accuracy of computer models used in simulations of laser-driven implosions.
University of Rochester Newscenter From ACM TechNews | December 10, 2019
Researchers developed a digital tool that generates fabrication instructions and solves problems with techniques from programming languages when users design woodworking...UW News From ACM TechNews | December 4, 2019
Researchers have developed a streaming technology that will allow a VR headsets to display computer games in extremely high quality.
Graz University of Technology (Austria) From ACM TechNews | December 4, 2019
Experts say quantum computing could upend data security encryption systems, which rely on factoring large prime numbers—a task easily scalable with the power provided...Financial Times From ACM TechNews | November 25, 2019