Researchers at the U.K.'s University of Cambridge found universities' value judgments about research have been tied to social media platforms.
University of Cambridge Faculty of Education News (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | November 11, 2021
Japan's Inamori Foundation has named Chinese computer scientist Andrew Yao Chi-chih recipient of the international Kyoto Prize in advanced technology.
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) From ACM TechNews | November 10, 2021
Algorithms that decide how colleges and universities apportion financial aid could be unfairly filtering out applicants and reducing their aid offers.
Government Technology From ACM TechNews | November 9, 2021
A ninth grader at Albuquerque Academy in New Mexico won the $25,000 Samueli Foundation Prize at the Broadcom MASTERS science and engineering contest.
Albuquerque Journal From ACM TechNews | November 3, 2021
Researchers at South Africa's University of Johannesburg have demonstrated that machine learning algorithms can be enhanced significantly for medical purposes.
...News-Medical Life Sciences From ACM TechNews | November 2, 2021
Researchers used applied differential geometry to develop a framework to quantify retinotopic maps in V1, one of 14 areas of the brain devoted to visual processing...Arizona State University From ACM TechNews | October 28, 2021
The McAfee Enterprise Advanced Threat Research team found a bug in the Netop Vision Pro Education software used by about 3 million teachers and students worldwide...Fast Company From ACM TechNews | October 21, 2021
A study found that lower-performing computer science students reported higher stress levels than higher-performing students.
UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering From ACM TechNews | October 15, 2021
The ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication has awarded its 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award to Massachusetts Institute of Technology scientist Hari Balakrishnan...MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory From ACM TechNews | August 30, 2021
University of Notre Dame researchers are developing a neural network to read ancient, hand-written texts using human perception to enhance deep learning-based document...University of Notre Dame From ACM TechNews | August 9, 2021
An Accenture survey found that movies, TV, and social media are more likely than schools or teachers to be the main source of information about careers in technology...ZDNet From ACM TechNews | August 9, 2021
Stanford University researchers have developed a machine learning teaching tool designed to assist computer science professors in gauging feedback from large numbers...Stanford News From ACM TechNews | July 30, 2021