Major technology companies hope to establish a mainstream market for virtual reality products by selling work, fitness, and entertainment applications to young...The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | July 18, 2023
The European Union is funding the Digital Intelligent MOdular FACtories project to advance the concept of virtual factories or digital twins throughout Europe. ...Horizon: The EU Research & Innovation Magazine (Belgium) From ACM TechNews | July 17, 2023
The European Commission has outlined a strategy for the European Union to assume a lead role in the metaverse sector and block its domination by technology giants...Reuters From ACM TechNews | July 14, 2023
Scientists have demonstrated that a quantum version of the popular Monte Carlo algorithm could eventually overtake versions running on classical computers.
New Scientist From ACM TechNews | July 14, 2023
The Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, completed successful trials of a robot that treats brain tumors.
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) From ACM News | July 14, 2023
The U.S. Department of Defense is testing five large language models as part of an effort to develop data integration and digital platforms for military use.
Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | July 10, 2023
A team of Harvard University researchers harnessed metasurfaces to generate and manipulate dark regions in electromagnetic fields called "optical singularities."...Harvard University John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences From ACM TechNews | July 6, 2023
General Motors, Toyota and other automakers sold more trucks and sport utility vehicles as supply chain problems eased and demand remained strong despite rising...The New York Times From ACM News | July 6, 2023
An android robot engineered by South Korea's Korea Institute of Industrial Technology recently conducted that country’s national orchestra at Seoul's National Theater...Reuters From ACM TechNews | July 5, 2023
A team of researchers has taken a step toward building a fault-tolerant quantum bit by detecting "fractional quantum anomalous Hall" states using semiconductor-material...University of Washington News From ACM TechNews | June 29, 2023