A new study predicts demand for information technology workers will outstrip supply, due to growth in digital technologies, tighter labor markets, and few workers...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2018
Chinese authorities have begun deploying a new surveillance tool: "gait recognition" software that uses people's body shapes and how they walk to identify them,...The Associated Press From ACM News | November 7, 2018
The California Department of Motor Vehicles has granted a permit to Waymo to test fully autonomous cars with no human driver on public roads.
San Francisco Chronicle From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2018
A formerly homeless man has created a nonprofit organization to combat homelessness in San Francisco by teaching needy individuals the skills needed to work in...Voice of America News From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2018
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is not sufficiently protecting medical devices from being hacked, according to a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...CNN From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2018
IBM's Jeff Jonas has for several years used his artificial intelligence software for a multistate project to identify eligible voters and purge voter rolls of inaccuracies...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2018
Schools in three Oregon counties will use a federal grant to help high school students in Career Technical Education programs transition to post-secondary education...Government Technology From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2018
Facial recognition and augmented reality are changing the way law enforcement agencies investigate crime, but there are important privacy issues to consider.
Samuel Greengard From ACM News | November 6, 2018
Many U.S. colleges and universities are investing in and expanding artificial intelligence education, confronting new challenges for teaching the discipline.
The New York Times From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2018
Researchers have developed a visual analytics tool that dramatically speeds up forensic email investigations and highlights critical links within email data.
NYU Tandon School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2018