The days of unqualified praise from Washington are over for the country's biggest tech companies, whose size and power are increasingly drawing attacks from both...Politico From ACM Careers | September 18, 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
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
The U.S. government on Wednesday moved to ban the use of a Russian brand of security software by federal agencies amid concerns the company has ties to state-sponsored...The Washington Post From ACM News | September 14, 2017
A growing number of organizations are attempting to make thought-controlled sense, control, communication, and action a reality by developing brain-computer interfaces...Bloomberg From ACM TechNews | September 14, 2017