Given how critical the cloud has become for a huge swath of the tech economy, maybe we should ask ourselves whether this infrastructure should be in the hands of...Wired From ACM Opinion | February 10, 2020
A pervasive belief in software engineering is that some programmers are much better than others, and that their skills, abilities, and talents exert an outsized...Carnegie Mellon University From ACM Opinion | February 4, 2020
Virtual reality has been touted as an "empathy machine" that lets users see what it's like to have a disability—but people with disabilities often can't use it....Scientific American From ACM Opinion | January 30, 2020
The possibility of an artificial intelligence arms race poses a threat to international security similar to that of a conventional or nuclear armament race.
Daily Sabah From ACM Opinion | January 27, 2020
Students should interact with one another to practice skills and construct their own understanding, with assistance from a teacher acting as a coach and guide —...Clif Kussmaul From Communications of the ACM | February 1, 2020
Facebook's newly announced ban on deepfake videos presents a number of challenges in the fight against the spread of misinformation, says Tim Weninger, associate...University of Notre Dame From ACM Opinion | January 9, 2020
The AI that our top scientists and engineers are now building to advance American security and prosperity could instead sow the seeds of our demise.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM Opinion | December 5, 2019