A study by Northwestern University researchers highlighted how the public can influence companies they think are misusing their data or engaging in unethical behavior...Fortune From ACM TechNews | February 24, 2021
Edmund Melson Clarke, Jr., a celebrated American academic who developed methods for mathematically proving the correctness of computer systems, died on December...Simson Garfinkel, Eugene H. Spafford From Communications of the ACM | March 1, 2021
Blockchains LLC's CEO Jeffrey Berns aims to create a futuristic "smart city" in Nevada where residents purchase goods and services with digital currency and record...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | February 19, 2021
Simulations of COVID-19 transmission within households conducted by researchers at the University of Haifa found that persons 20 years and younger have less coronavirus...UPI From ACM TechNews | February 18, 2021
A new blockchain platform named Lygon, formed by Australian banks ANZ, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, and Westpac, IBM, and shopping center company Scentre...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | February 18, 2021
Researchers at the University of New South Wales trained a neural network to identify individuals using the unique pattern of veins on the back of their hands.
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Artificial intelligence developed by researchers at the University of Copenhagen can predict a patient's likelihood of dying from COVID-19 with up to 90% accuracy...University of Copenhagen From ACM TechNews | February 16, 2021