The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office in Louisiana relied on facial-recognition technology to arrest an alleged purse thief, detaining the wrong person, who is...The Times-Picayune From ACM TechNews | January 3, 2023
Artificial intelligence software is changing movie-making, including recreating filmed scenes by altering an actor's face to match newly recorded dialogue.
Los Angeles Times From ACM TechNews | December 29, 2022
Google's management issued a "code red" in response to the release of OpenAI's ChatGPT and its potential to disrupt the tech industry, and Google's search business...The New York Times From ACM TechNews | December 29, 2022
An open-source software program developed by researchers at Duke and other universities lets users take drawings or digital models of rounded shapes and turn them...Duke University From ACM TechNews | December 28, 2022
Universities need new ways to assess and respond to threats to academic integrity posed by AI tools that students could use to cheat on written assignments.
Financial Times From ACM TechNews | December 27, 2022
Every year around Christmas time, Donald Knuth gives a special lecture for a small audience at Stanford University, and to a larger audience online. This year's...The New Stack From ACM News | December 27, 2022
Google has started beta testing hosting of digital driver's licenses and state ID cards for its Wallet application on Android, which will be exclusive to Maryland...TechRadar From ACM TechNews | December 22, 2022
Gatekeeper is a macOS security feature that automatically checks all apps downloaded from the Internet if they are notarized and developer-signed (approved by Apple)...BleepingComputer From ACM News | December 20, 2022
Adobe gave permission to the Computer History Museum to release the source code for an early version of its PostScript programming language, first released in 1984...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | December 13, 2022
Researchers tested Facebook's automated moderation system by submitting ads around Election Day that contained direct threats against election workers.
The New York Times From ACM TechNews | December 5, 2022
Online regulators tell big tech companies to expand censorship of information on demonstrations and take steps to curb the virtual private networks used to bypass...The Wall Street Journal From ACM News | December 1, 2022