Internet freedom is eroding on two fronts: the sheer number of efforts to block access to legitimate information, and the level…
From ACM NewsSamuel Greengard Commissioned by CACM Staff| November 23, 2021
An edited collection of advanced computing news from Communications of the ACM, ACM TechNews, other ACM resources, and news sites around the Web.
Researchers found that the majority of children surveyed believe girls are less interested than boys in computer science and engineering.
University of Washington News From ACM TechNews | November 24, 2021
Banks have been clamoring for more information from their regulators in recent months about how they can safely participate in cryptocurrency markets.
The New York Times From ACM News | November 24, 2021
A new machine learning predictive model for hospitalized cancer patients integrates heterogeneous data in electronic health records.
The Source (Washington University in St. Louis) From ACM TechNews | November 22, 2021
Publicly available language models systematically favor the language of young White men and discriminate in particular against young, non-White men.
University of Copenhagen From ACM News | November 19, 2021
California drone startup Zipline has signed a service agreement with Utah's Intermountain Healthcare to deliver medicine and other supplies to its Salt Lake City...Bloomberg Green From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2021
New algorithms were designed to better engage online shoppers by ranking items using a combination of popularity and variety.
University of Toronto Rotman School of Management (Canada) From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2021
Stanford University researchers have combined optics and artificial intelligence to improve holographic displays for virtual and augmented reality experiences.
...Stanford News From ACM TechNews | November 17, 2021