Supercomputer models determined that competition between Neanderthals and Homo sapiens was likely responsible for the former's extinction in Eurasia.
Institute for Basic Science (South Korea) From ACM TechNews | May 27, 2020
Researchers in Colorado used cellphone data to estimate how much Colorado residents have changed their behavior since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Colorado State University From ACM TechNews | May 28, 2020
An international team of engineers and researchers created a framework to assess and document the clinical usefulness of wearable computing devices.
Duke University Pratt School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | May 28, 2020
Dispatchers and first responders are using technology like live video streams, text messaging, and crowdsourced data to help 911 centers during the COVID-19 pandemic...Government Technology From ACM TechNews | May 28, 2020
Researchers at Tel Aviv University and the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya discovered a previously unknown Distributed Denial of Service exploit.
The Jerusalem Post From ACM TechNews | May 27, 2020
New software allows medical staff to obtain a patient’s hemoglobin count in real time by capturing an image of the patient's inner eyelid with a smartphone.
Purdue University News From ACM TechNews | May 27, 2020
ACM A.M. Turing Award recipients, Ed Catmull and Pat Hanrahan, overcame industry indifference to found Pixar and put their computer graphics expertise to work.
...Neil Savage From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2020