Researchers are using three-dimensional printers and sensors to create fake fish to help test the environmental impact of hydroelectric dams on fish populations...Oak Ridge National Laboratory From ACM TechNews | March 25, 2020
Researchers equipped a quadcopter with event cameras and algorithms to reduce its reaction time and enable it to avoid a ball thrown at it from a short distance...University of Zurich From ACM TechNews | March 23, 2020
Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne created a proof of concept platform for hard drives that will be smaller, faster, and more energy...EPFL News (Switzerland) From ACM TechNews | March 17, 2020
Information technology security experts assessing personal identification numbers codes for securing smartphones found six-digit PINs offer little more security...Ruhr-University Bochum (Germany) From ACM TechNews | March 13, 2020
Extensive mitigations deployed during the last six years have failed to eliminate modern random-access memory (RAM) cards' vulnerability to Rowhammer exploits.
...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | March 13, 2020