2019 ACM Computing Prize recipient David Silver on developing the AlphaGo algorithm, his fascination with Go, and on teaching computers to play.
Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | September 1, 2021
Peggy M. Delmas, an assistant professor of educational leadership at the University of South Alabama, has written a study that sheds light on the contributions...Global Sisters Report From ACM Opinion | January 5, 2021
David Heinemeier Hansson, creator of Ruby on Rails and co-founder of Basecamp, talks about how software is built, what it means for the builders, and how it could...Medium From ACM Opinion | October 16, 2020
Sony CEO Kenichiro Yoshida discusses the PlayStation maker's "American" comeback, videogames he loves to play, and the reason for Sony's electric ca.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM Opinion | September 23, 2020
Reed Hastings, a founder and co-chief executive of Netflix Inc., discusses working from home, returning to the office, delivering candid feedback, and more.
The Wall Street Journal From ACM Opinion | September 9, 2020
Susan Gregurick, director of the Office of Data Science Strategy at the National Institutes of Health, discusses her views of data science and how data can help...Bio-IT World From ACM Opinion | August 13, 2020
Jim Carrington of the Danforth Plant Science Center says President Trump's freeze on green cards and visas for new immigrants will do more harm than good for cities...St. Louis Public Radio From ACM Opinion | July 8, 2020
Subhachandra Chandra and Nandita Dukkipati discuss the Chandra Family Scholarship, which will go to a first-year international graduate student majoring in computer...Binghamton University From ACM Opinion | May 1, 2020
Trey Conatser, associate director of the Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching at the University of Kentucky, discusses efforts to expand support...University of Kentucky From ACM Opinion | April 22, 2020
The notion of scalable operating systems led Mendel Rosenblum to virtual machines, which have revolutionized datacenters and enabled modern cloud computing.
Leah Hoffmann From Communications of the ACM | April 1, 2020
Six black women discuss how they got started in tech, provide advice to other black women looking to start in the industry, and suggest what tech companies can...Refinery29 From ACM Careers | March 20, 2020