One of the promises that virtual reality offered was that we'd all be able to watch "courtside" sports games without having to leave our couches.
The Washington Post From ACM Opinion | January 20, 2017
Trucks that can drive themselves along delivery routes. Computers capable of defeating world champions in a notoriously complex game. Apps that can translate sentences...Time From ACM Opinion | January 12, 2017
The Pentagon's research and development division, DARPA—the creative force behind the internet and GPS—retooled itself three years ago to create a new office dedicated...Scientific American From ACM Opinion | January 10, 2017
Ten years ago, Nokia was the world's largest phone maker. Microsoft was gearing up to launch Windows Vista. And the best new products at CES included a wireless...CNET From ACM Opinion | January 9, 2017
Whether it was a billion compromised Yahoo accounts or state-sponsored Russian hackers muscling in on the US election, this past year saw hacks of unprecedented...Wired From ACM Opinion | January 3, 2017
Anyone who has ever watched an American crime movie or television show can practically recite the Miranda warning by heart, even if they don't know its official...Ars Technica From ACM Opinion | December 29, 2016
David Fahrenthold's coverage of Donald Trump’s charities this year for The Washington Post stood out for its quality and depth. It also stood out the way he did...The Atlantic From ACM Opinion | December 29, 2016
Between the revelations of mega-hacks of Yahoo and others, Russia's meddling in the US electoral system, and the recent spike in ransomware, it's easy to look at...Wired From ACM News | December 23, 2016
If the United States pulls back on its climate commitments as president-elect Donald Trump has promised, China, the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases,...Nature From ACM Opinion | December 22, 2016
Observers and alumni of America's intelligence community have already fretted over Donald Trump's impending control of the world's most powerful spy agencies.
Wired From ACM Opinion | December 12, 2016