Almost 400 kindergartens and nursery schools in Japan are using smartphone software applications on tablet computers to enable "digital play" among preschoolers...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | October 29, 2018
Researchers have built a neural network that mimics the fruit fly's visual system, and can distinguish and re-identify flies.
Canadian Institute for Advanced Research From ACM TechNews | October 29, 2018
A common thread is running through nearly every tech debate in Washington these days: fear that an ambitious China is poised to win the next wave of technology....Politico From ACM News | October 29, 2018
The Hyundai Motor Group plans to expand the use of wearable robots at its manufacturing facilities, even as it aims to grow robotics as a source of revenue.
Korea JoongAng Daily From ACM TechNews | October 26, 2018
Researchers have developed palm-sized drones that can forcefully tug objects 40 times their own mass by anchoring themselves to the ground or to walls.
IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | October 26, 2018
The EU data regulation will affect computer, Internet, and technology usage within and outside the EU; how it will play out remains to be seen.
Samuel Greengard From Communications of the ACM | November 1, 2018