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.
Cloud-based corporate information technology spending should expand in the coming years, as businesses transition more applications and services, says Gartner.
...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | November 24, 2020
Machine learning algorithms are showing promise at helping better simulate the effect of clouds, making climate models more accurate.
Sandrine Ceurstemont Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | November 24, 2020
A fleet of autonomous, electrically-powered robot vehicles has started delivering medicine to care homes in London's Borough of Hounslow as part of a public trial...Interesting Engineering From ACM TechNews | November 20, 2020
A soft fabric robotic gripper developed by University of New South Wales Sydney engineers can grasp, pick up, and release fragile objects without breaking them....University of New South Wales Sydney Newsroom From ACM TechNews | November 17, 2020
City College of New York researchers say they have developed a quantum algorithm with the potential to study a class of many-electron quantums system using quantum...SciTechDaily From ACM News | November 17, 2020
Autonomous vehicle startup Cruise has announced a partnership with Walmart to deliver orders from a Scottsdale, AZ, Walmart store to local customers' homes.
VentureBeat From ACM TechNews | November 16, 2020
At South Korea's Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, researchers invented a method for creating a thin holographic video display for mobile phones.
IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | November 11, 2020
Tunisian startup Cure Bionics has developed a three-dimensionally-printed solar-powered bionic hand, to help amputees and other disabled people throughout Africa...France24 From ACM TechNews | November 10, 2020
University of Michigan researchers have developed a model that simplifies robots' ability to follow commands by allowing them to understand what people are saying...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | November 9, 2020
Researchers used biomimetic fish-like robots to demonstrate that fish save energy by swimming in schools without having to keep fixed distances from each other....University of Konstanz (Germany) From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2020
Researchers developed the Multimodal Transistor to produce efficient analog computation for robotic control, artificial intelligence, and unsupervised machine learning...University of Surrey (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2020