The Kiwi Campus startup near the University of California, Berkeley, offers robot meal deliveries to students, with remote "pilots" in Colombia setting and adjusting...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | November 8, 2019
A new artificial intelligence tool scans millions of publicly available photos to effectively identify fashion trends around the world, as well as traditions and...Cornell Chronicle (NY) From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2019
Germany and France are launching a government-backed project to develop European cloud infrastructure, to help local providers compete with U.S. technology companies...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 7, 2019
Researchers at Maimonides Medical Center found that medical drones carrying emergency supplies can reach 911 callers in New York City significantly faster than...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2019
Researchers have developed a resilient RoboBee powered by soft artificial muscles that can experience collisions without being damaged.
Harvard University John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2019
Researchers used laser pointers and flashlights to effectively hijack digital assistants like Google Home, Amazon's Alexa, and Apple's Siri from hundreds of feet...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2019
A study by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement found inconsistent computer literacy rates across 12 countries.
Education Week From ACM TechNews | November 6, 2019
Researchers have developed a teleoperation system that allows a two-legged robot to "borrow" a human operator's physical skills to move with greater agility.
IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2019
Researchers in two U.S. Department of Defense units collaborated with a health IT company to develop a predictive algorithm that determines if a service member...NextGov.com From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2019
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is expanding its use of artificial intelligence to handle a steadily increasing number of patent applications, including an...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 5, 2019