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Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have received a $2-million grant to study the potential of machine learning to revolutionize scientific data analysis.
Blossom is a social robot built from natural materials like cotton and wool.
The most labor intensive part of putting together a pair of Nikes is assembling the "upper"—the flexible part of the shoe that sits on top of your foot.
Image recognition technology is advancing rapidly. Researchers are discovering new ways to tackle the task without enormous datasets.
An engineer best known for his work in database management systems, and in techniques of layered architecture that include Bachman diagrams.
Scientists are demonstrating that lasers could be the future of space communication.
ACM recently held a conference in celebration of the first 50 years of the ACM A.M. Turing Award.
Technology that falsifies navigation data presents significant dangers to public and private organizations.