Last Thursday, Texas senior senator John Cornyn stood before an audience of wonks at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington, DC, and warned that America's...Wired From ACM Opinion | June 29, 2017
China has seen incredible economic and social changes over the past few decades. But could the impact of artificial intelligence take the country by surprise?
Technology Review From ACM Opinion | June 28, 2017
When I saw that Google had introduced a "Classic Papers" section of Google Scholar, its search tool for academic journals, I couldn't help but stroke my chin professorially...The Atlantic From ACM Opinion | June 27, 2017
Although progress has been made on providing more computer science education to K-12 students, the United States is still years away from providing adequate CS education...Education Week From ACM TechNews | June 23, 2017
Back when I was doing research, one of my advisors once joked that, if you wait long enough, you can produce an old result using new methods, manage to get it published...Ars Technica From ACM Opinion | June 14, 2017
"Nothing that you will learn in the course of your studies will be of the slightest possible use to you," the Oxford philosophy professor John Alexander Smith told...The New Yorker From ACM Opinion | June 5, 2017
Japan's scientific might is in danger of decline. The country's sluggish science and technology budget is making it difficult to secure talent, and research facilities...The Japan News From ACM Opinion | May 30, 2017
Science funding is intended to support the production of new knowledge and ideas that develop new technologies, improve medical treatments and strengthen the economy...The Conversation From ACM Opinion | May 25, 2017
Evaluating the influence of broadening participation efforts on students, faculty, organizations, and the computing education infrastructure.
Leslie Goodyear, Gary Silverstein, Linda P. Thurston From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2017
Computer scientists at Stanford are not taught to seriously consider the societal or political impact of their products. This oversight is troubling since technology...The Stanford Review From ACM Opinion | May 16, 2017
In 2011 a young computer scientist named Jeff Hammerbacher said something profound while explaining why he'd decided to leave Facebook—and the promise of a small...BloombergBusinessweek From ACM Opinion | May 4, 2017