President Trump has promised to reduce the number of H-1B visas granted; Canadian businesses see an opportunity to lure international tech talent north of the border...The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | January 16, 2019
About 150 Jersey cows in the rolling terrain at Rivendale Farms in Bulger, some 25 miles west of Pittsburgh, wear Fitbit-like collars that monitor their movement...The New York Times From ACM News | January 14, 2019
A growing number of hospitals and medical centers are embracing virtual reality technology to provide better, faster training for resident doctors and surgeons...Fortune From ACM TechNews | January 11, 2019
A global recruiting firm predicts 68% of information technology employers will increase full-time IT hiring this year, while 53% will increase their use of consultants...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | January 9, 2019
A broad technology industry effort to expand apprenticeships in areas like cybersecurity and software engineering was unveiled this week at CES 2019.
The Washington Post From ACM TechNews | January 9, 2019
A neural network learned to "hide" information about a source image within the images it generated via a nearly imperceptible, high-frequency signal.
Daily Mail (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | January 8, 2019
A group of companies are testing unmanned aviation technology to prove drones can fly delivery routes without crashing into each other, and that they can be tracked...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | January 7, 2019
The U.K. Government Communications Headquarters has created a competition for 12- to 13-year-old girls aimed at drawing more women into cybersecurity.
The Daily Mail From ACM TechNews | January 7, 2019
The Ethereum Foundation, and the broader open source movement devoted to advancing the cryptocurrency bitcoin, plan to field-test an overhaul of Ethereum's code...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | January 4, 2019
Researchers in the U.K. have completed testing on an artificial intelligence-enabled rover that will make its own decisions about where it explores on Mars.
The Telegraph (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | January 4, 2019
Despite expectations by the mining industry that artificial intelligence would transform operations, some experts consider that promise overhyped and unrealistic...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | January 4, 2019
A neuro-inspired hardware-software co-design approach could make neural network training more energy-efficient and faster.
Jacobs School of Engineering, University of California, San Diego From ACM TechNews | December 27, 2018
Indiana University researchers estimated that half of all people pursuing STEM careers at higher-education institutions leave the field after only five years.
...CNBC From ACM TechNews | December 18, 2018