Experts think autonomous vehicles (AVs) may arrive later than expected, or in a different form than most people anticipate. Ben McKeever with California PATH says...Government Technology From ACM TechNews | September 22, 2017
Apple says the inclusion of its Face ID technology in the upcoming iPhone X will make smartphone unlocking, payment, and other operations possible via facial recognition...Technology Review From ACM TechNews | September 21, 2017
Researchers at the University of Southern California's Information Sciences Institute are building machine-learning systems to quickly translate any of the world's...USC News From ACM TechNews | September 21, 2017
Researchers at the University of Illinois have proposed a computer algorithm that could ease congressional districting and make the process fairer for constituents...Illinois News Bureau From ACM TechNews | September 18, 2017
The Equifax breach, attributed to a server flaw disclosed by Cisco researchers that went unpatched, has potentially exposed an estimated 143 million Americans'...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | September 18, 2017
Researchers say they have taken a major step in building the practical components of a global quantum Internet.
Center for Quantum Computation & Communication Technology From ACM TechNews | September 18, 2017
You won't read about a smaller robot than this one any time soon. It consists of just a single strand of DNA, and moves by taking tiny 6-nanometre steps—around...New Scientist From ACM News | September 15, 2017
Thomas Reardon puts a terrycloth stretch band with microchips and electrodes woven into the fabric—a steampunk version of jewelry—on each of his forearms.
...Backchannel/Wired From ACM News | September 15, 2017
For some, the spread of artificial intelligence and robotics poses a threat to our privacy, our jobs – even our safety, as more and more tasks are handed over to...BBC News From ACM News | September 15, 2017
Researchers in Singapore have developed a computational tool for faster and more reliable screening and diagnosis of vascular and neurological conditions.
A*STAR Research From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
Recent experiments utilized a method that could enable quantum computers to perform calculations beyond the capabilities of today's most powerful supercomputers...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
A security analysis of two wearable fitness trackers revealed a technique for intercepting messages transmitted between the trackers and cloud servers.
University of Edinburgh From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017
Researchers suggest controlling access to third-party libraries will help limit the undesired exposure of personal information by smartphone applications.
Carnegie Mellon News From ACM TechNews | September 15, 2017