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From ACM NewsDavid Geer Commissioned by CACM Staff| June 23, 2022
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The team's work could be valuable in manufacturing and assembly plants, for sorting packages, or in any environment where humans and robots collaborate to complete...SciTechDaily From ACM News | May 26, 2022
The SmartCityPHL project in Philadelphia is a partnership of the city, Comcast, and US Ignite to help collect real-time data on air quality, weather, transportation...Government Technology From ACM News | May 26, 2022
Duke University researchers have developed an approach that allows for real-time scanning and imaging of blood flow and oxygen levels in a mouse brain.
Duke Biomedical Engineering From ACM TechNews | May 26, 2022
Researchers have invented technology that could reduce strain on the national power grid by controlling residential appliances more efficiently.
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | May 26, 2022
Scientists have improved their ability to send quantum information across distant computers—and have taken another step toward the network of the future.
The New York Times From ACM News | May 26, 2022
A 749-gross-ton vessel is the first commercial cargo ship to be navigated entirely by artificial intelligence during a nearly 500-mile, 40-hour journey.
Interesting Engineering From ACM TechNews | May 25, 2022
Security researchers have found that the supposedly hard-to-counterfeit digital driver's licenses in use in New South Wales, Australia, actually can be altered...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | May 25, 2022
Innovations like cloud computing and artificial intelligence are hailed as engines of a coming productivity revival, but a broad payoff across the economy has been...The New York Times From ACM News | May 25, 2022
The U.S. government has warned employers that artificial intelligence technology for screening new job candidates or tracking productivity could violate civil rights...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | May 24, 2022
A multi-institutional research team analyzed spectral signatures of ovarian cancer by harnessing machine learning and the fluorescence of carbon nanotubes.
Lehigh University P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science From ACM TechNews | May 24, 2022
U.S., U.K., and Portuguese researchers combined classical ray tracing algorithms with quantum computing to improve ray tracing performance as much as 190%.
Tom's Hardware From ACM TechNews | May 23, 2022