The U.K.'s Metropolitan Police Service and South Wales Police remain commited to using Live Facial Recognition after research revealed "substantial improvement"...Computer Weekly (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | April 18, 2023
An investigation by The New York Times uncovered 34 large-scale bitcoin mining operations in the U.S., which are straining the power grid, inflating electricity...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | April 18, 2023
A technique developed by researchers at the U.K.'s Lancaster University can print conductive circuits inside living organisms using a photonic three-dimensional...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | April 17, 2023
The tech giant is sprinting to protect its core business with a flurry of projects, including updates to its search engine and plans for an all-new one.
The New York Times From ACM News | April 17, 2023
The four-legged DribbleBot robot developed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers can dribble soccer balls using onboard sensors, computing, and reinforcement...MIT News From ACM TechNews | April 11, 2023
Many people envision robot waiters as a solution to the food service industry's labor shortages, with tens of thousands deployed in dining rooms globally.
Associated Press From ACM TechNews | April 10, 2023
Previous advances in A.I. inspired predictions that the law was the lucrative profession most likely to suffer job losses. It didn't happen. Is this time different...The New York Times From ACM News | April 10, 2023
The China Academy of Railway Sciences Corporation is offering a ticketing system that unifies different ticket selling platforms in more than 140 countries in a...South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) From ACM TechNews | April 7, 2023
"By age five, children are choosing to learn from a competent teacher over someone who is more familiar to them—even if the competent teacher is a robot."
Concordia University (Canada) From ACM TechNews | April 6, 2023
A multi-institutional team of scientists found fish can reduce the risk of overreacting to misinformation by adjusting their sensitivity to the actions of others...Cornell Chronicle From ACM TechNews | April 6, 2023