The open-source Julia language combines the speed of "compiled" languages such as Fortran and C with the interactivity and syntax of "scripting" languages such...Nature From ACM TechNews | August 6, 2019
Iowa State University researchers created a computational model to assess how tree shading and air flow affects building temperature in extreme heat.
Iowa State University News Service From ACM TechNews | August 5, 2019
University of Houston researchers have developed a flexible wearable electronics patch that translates the wearer's movements and other instructions to a robot....IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | August 5, 2019
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued a security advisory for small planes warning of a hacking exploit if someone physically accesses the aircraft...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | August 5, 2019
Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have determined that hackers could target Internet-connected cars and freeze traffic, creating extremely disruptive...Georgia Tech Research Horizons From ACM TechNews | August 2, 2019
Schools and summer camps throughout the U.S. are using facial recognition to bolster security and provide other services for campers and parents.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | August 2, 2019
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Joint Genome Institute have developed an algorithm that could improve the accuracy of searches in microbial and metagenomic...Joint Genome Institute From ACM TechNews | August 1, 2019