Dutch cybersecurity firm Fox-IT said in a report that a hacker group associated with the Chinese government has been bypassing two-factor authentication (2FA) in...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | January 2, 2020
Russia's Ministry of Communications announced a successful test of a nationwide alternative to the Internet and claimed ordinary users did not detect any changes...BBC From ACM TechNews | December 27, 2019
Apple has formally opened its bug bounty program to all researchers and outlined the program's rules on its website. The maximum available bounty is $1.5 million...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | December 27, 2019
Scientists at the University of Bristol and the Technical University of Denmark have developed chip-scale devices that are able to harness the applications of quantum...University of Bristol From ACM TechNews | December 27, 2019
Israel is entering the international quantum arms race, allocating approximately $350 million in an initiative to be a key quantum player over the next decade.
...Analytics India Magazine From ACM News | December 27, 2019
Chinese researchers have developed a set of algorithms that significantly improves the accuracy of detecting space junk in earth's orbit.
American Institute of Physics From ACM News | December 26, 2019
India's government has approved the building and installation of 11 new supercomputers at research institutes across the country based on indigenously developed...ThePrint From ACM News | December 26, 2019
Dozens of colleges across the United States are using short-range phone sensors and campuswide Wi-Fi networks to monitor students' academic performance, analyze...The Washington Post From ACM News | December 26, 2019
Apple Inc. has a secret team working on satellite technology that the iPhone maker could use to beam Internet services directly to devices, bypassing wireless networks...Bloomberg From ACM News | December 23, 2019
The World Health Organization's decision in May 2019 to add "gaming disorder" to its official catalog of illnesses has been called a vindication by some, though...Technology Review From ACM News | December 23, 2019
Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence tool that could help social media networks and news organizations screen out fake news.
University of Waterloo News (CA) From ACM TechNews | December 20, 2019
A study found most commercial facial recognition algorithms are biased, and falsely identify African-American and Asian faces 10 to 100 times more frequently than...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | December 20, 2019
U.S. President Donald Trump nominated computer scientist and Arizona State University vice president Sethuraman Panchanathan to be director of the U.S. National...Nature From ACM TechNews | December 20, 2019