Daniel A. Spielman and colleague Shang-hua Teng solved the mystery of the Simplex Method using a technique called smoothed analysis…
From ACM NewsAllyn Jackson Commissioned by CACM Staff| January 31, 2023
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The National Institute of Standards and Technology and Google have signed an agreement to develop and produce chips researchers can use to create new technologies...NIST News From ACM TechNews | September 14, 2022
Harvard University and Amazon Web Services have partnered to further faculty-led quantum networking research.
Harvard University John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences From ACM TechNews | September 14, 2022
A mobile robot balance assistant developed by scientists at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University can anticipate and catch seniors before they fall.
The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | September 14, 2022
A three-dimensionally printed wearable device features an ultraviolet and visible light detector to correlate light exposure with symptom flare-ups in people with...University of Minnesota College of Science & Engineering From ACM TechNews | September 12, 2022
The Cerco company, in partnership with French teleco Orange, is rolling out a "superphone" equipped with a voice assistant in the Ivory Coast.
Voice of America News From ACM TechNews | September 12, 2022
A group of computer and election security experts said hand-marked paper ballots should replace Georgia's Dominion Voting Systems touchscreen voting machines.
Associated Press From ACM TechNews | September 12, 2022
Maintaining the flow of oil is still crucial for the world economy. But now the supply of semiconductors is also critical for commerce, and war and peace.
The New York Times From ACM News | September 12, 2022
Hong Kong Polytechnic University's Kaye Chon said the pandemic-related exodus from the hospitality industry has contributed to an increase in the use of robots...CNN From ACM TechNews | September 8, 2022
Japan's government will review around 1,900 government processes that still require the use of floppy disks, CDs, or mini disks, as part of an initiative to eliminate...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | September 1, 2022