Researchers at the University of Illinois Coordinated Science Lab say they have found that fewer people tweet per capita from larger cities than in smaller ones...University of Illinois Coordinated Science Lab From ACM TechNews | February 22, 2018
Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it would no longer allow people to post identical messages from multiple accounts, cracking down on a tactic that Russian agents and...Reuters From ACM News | February 22, 2018
Picture this: You're driving home from work, contemplating what to make for dinner, and as you idle at a red light near your neighborhood pizzeria, an ad offering...Bloomberg From ACM News | February 21, 2018
Researchers in India have created a deep-learning algorithm to help people identify doctored images by focusing on specific areas of the human face.
The Telegraph (India) From ACM TechNews | February 21, 2018
Researchers in Germany have probed the extent to which autonomous social bots were used on Twitter during Japan's general elections in 2014.
Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nurnberg (Germany) From ACM TechNews | February 21, 2018
Researchers have developed a way to use brain scans and machine learning to predict whether people with obsessive compulsive disorder will benefit from cognitive...UCLA Newsroom From ACM TechNews | February 21, 2018
One hour after news broke about the school shooting in Florida last week, Twitter accounts suspected of having links to Russia released hundreds of posts taking...The New York Times From ACM News | February 21, 2018
A.I. experts and pundits have discussed the threats created by the technology for years, but this is among the first efforts to tackle the issue head-on.
The New York Times From ACM News | February 21, 2018
Indiana University is launching a $1.2-million project examining why women make up such a relatively small percentage of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics...Indiana Daily Student From ACM TechNews | February 16, 2018
The International Society for Technology in Education and Code.org have formed a partnership to create more opportunities for educators interested in teaching computer...EdScoop From ACM TechNews | February 16, 2018
It's been two years since the FBI and Apple got into a giant fight over encryption following the San Bernardino shooting, when the government had the shooter's...Axios From ACM News | February 16, 2018
In Phoenix, Ariz., cars are self-navigating the streets. In many homes, people are barking commands at tiny machines, with the machines responding. On our smartphones...The New York Times From ACM News | February 14, 2018