Researchers investigated cryptocurrency scammers' pump-and-dump practices, through which they buy cryptocurrency coins low, collaboratively inflate the price, then...USC Viterbi School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | July 14, 2022
At Rio Tinto's Gudai-Darri mine in western Australia, iron ore is hauled by almost two dozen driverless carts, with autonomous water carts used to control dust....The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | July 14, 2022
An international team of researchers has created a method for visualizing mRNA molecules in the brains of live mice in real time.
University of Minnesota College of Science & Engineering From ACM TechNews | July 14, 2022
Fuelled by hype and hysteria, the market in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies went from an obscure niche to a $3-trillion industry. Then the house of cards collapsed...The Guardian (U.K.) From ACM News | July 12, 2022
Usual punctuation in headlines can make people more likely to share news stories on Facebook, although asking questions is less likely to encourage engagement.
...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | July 12, 2022
Decentralizing the chain of trust to a blockchain–also known as a distributed ledger–causes additional privacy and security issues.
Arnout Jaspers Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | July 12, 2022