Machine learning algorithms are showing promise at helping better simulate the effect of clouds, making climate models more accurate…
From ACM NewsSandrine Ceurstemont Commissioned by CACM Staff| November 24, 2020
An edited collection of advanced computing news from Communications of the ACM, ACM TechNews, other ACM resources, and news sites around the Web.
Climate science researchers increasingly are turning to the cloud for its ability to manage large amounts of data using machine-learning algorithms.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 30, 2020
Growing up on a farm in Virginia during segregation, West knew education would be her means of escape. But she didn't know her quiet work on a naval base would...The Guardian From ACM News | November 24, 2020
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
Designers and appliance makers increasingly rely on a host of technological innovations to update the traditional tasks of cooking, storing and cleaning up.
UC San Diego News Center From ACM TechNews | November 23, 2020
Popular disaster applications are violating their privacy policies by continuing to track users' whereabouts, or providing personal information to third parties...University of Illinois News Bureau From ACM TechNews | November 19, 2020
University of Michigan researchers used an automated censorship tracking system to demonstrate that online censorship is proliferating in even the freest countries...University of Michigan News From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2020
Cornell University researchers have developed a fiber-optic sensor that can be use in a stretchable skin to sense deformations like pressure, bending, and strain...Cornell Chronicle From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2020
Although federal officials declared the 2020 presidential election the "most secure in American history," there were still technical problems.
Government Technology From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2020
Tyson Foods CEO Dean Banks said the U.S. meatpacking company is using infection-tracking algorithms and employee testing to protect workers from a Covid-19 surge...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | November 18, 2020
Computer scientists, neurobiologists, and a master-perfumer at Israel's Weizmann Institute of Science have developed a framework for odors that maps how they are...Weizmann Institute of Science 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
Unless action is taken now, by 2025 next generation technology, on which the world will increasingly rely, has the potential to overwhelm the defences of the global...World Economic Forum From ACM News | November 16, 2020
Researchers designed a rubbery bioelectronic cardiac patch that can be implanted on the heart to monitor its health.
University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering From ACM TechNews | November 12, 2020