Quantum computers, once thought to be "superior" to classical computers, increasingly are being seen as yet another accelerator…
From ACM NewsR. Colin Johnson Commissioned by CACM Staff| November 22, 2022
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Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have developed an augmented reality interface to help disabled individuals control complex assistive robots.
IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | April 22, 2019
Researchers have developed robots that can demilitarize up to 21 warheads in an eight-hour shift, which equates to 13,524 bomblets being recycled per day.
IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | March 5, 2019
Researchers at Mitsubishi Electric have developed sensor-security technology for detecting inconsistencies in sensor measurements when a system is under attack....IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | March 1, 2019
The Zillow Prize competition pitted nearly 4,000 teams against one another in an effort to develop a computerized system that could predict the future sale price...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | February 6, 2019
The Open Group information technology consortium has announced the establishment of a data scientist certification program to address the shortage of data scientists...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | February 1, 2019
A few days before Christmas, U.S. President Donald Trump signed a bill into law that devotes more than US $1.2 billion to a national effort dedicated to quantum...IEEE Spectrum From ACM News | January 11, 2019
The Ethereum Foundation, and the broader open source movement devoted to advancing the cryptocurrency bitcoin, plan to field-test an overhaul of Ethereum's code...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | January 4, 2019
A task force evaluated the feasibility of developing a functional quantum computer, emphasizing "the time and resources required, and how to assess the probability...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | December 10, 2018