The people bankrolling the alt right aren’t guys named Bobby Joe who made their millions on Powerball tickets they picked up at Winn-Dixie. They’re a computer science PhD turned billionaire hedge funder from New Mexico and his daughter from suburban New York: Last December, about a month before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Rebekah Mercer arrived at […]
(University of Texas at Arlington) Yan Wan, an associate professor in UTA's Department of Electrical Engineering, is the team lead on a three-year, $998,803 grant from the National Science Foundation that will develop a networked airborne computing platform for multiple unmanned aerial systems.
At the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), research performed with collaborators from Princeton University and the Institute for Advanced Computational Science at the State University of NewShow More Summary
This summer, news headlines have trumpeted new data showing the rapid increase of students taking Advanced Placement computer science courses. During the 2016–17 school year, more than 111,000 students took the class, up from more than 54,000 during the 2015–16 school year. Show More Summary
P != NP, Open Source Lab Notebook, Science Data, and Anonymous Feedback A Solution of the P versus NP Problem -- from a respected computability theory researcher, so not the usual crank writing—but will need to withstand interrogation and verification from the rest of the academic community. Show More Summary
A team of researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory have developed an artificial intelligence called Pensieve that could make slow or blurry web videos a thing of the past. Streaming video content has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years, but unfortunately so has its bandwidth requirements. Show More Summary
SpaceX on Monday blasted off its unmanned Dragon cargo ship toward the International Space Station, carrying a host of science experiments and the most powerful computer ever sent into orbit. Three minutes after launch, the rocket separated...Show More Summary
"Given these facts, I’d like to treat it — and them — with some degree of charity and try to explain why it generated so much outrage."Writes Cynthia Lee in "I'm a woman in computer science. Let me ladysplain the Google memo to you" (Vox).Read that. Show More Summary
In a mind-boggling world first, a team of biologists and security researchers have successfully infected a computer with a strand of DNA. It sounds like science fiction, but it’s very real — although you probably don’t have to worry about this particular threat vector any time soon. Show More Summary
Each day billions of photographs are uploaded to photo-sharing services and social media platforms, and Cornell computer science researchers are figuring out ways to analyze this visual treasure trove through deep-learning methods.
Indian Space Research Organisation has just announced the Result for Scientist Engineers exam which took place on 7th May 2017. This year ISRO has released 87 vacancies to recruit Engineers from Computer Science, Electronics and Mechanical branches for the post of Scientists/Engineers. Show More Summary
(University of Texas at Arlington) Fillia Makedon, a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at The University of Texas at Arlington, is leading a team of researchers who will use a National Science Foundation...Show More Summary
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) For more than 20 years, Qing Hu, a distinguished professor of electrical engineering and computer science at MIT, and his group have been working on sources of terahertz radiation that can be etched onto microchips. Show More Summary
Batteries powered by bacteria could prove highly useful in providing spurts of electricity where it isn't readily available, such as running low-energy diagnostic devices in the developing world. Seokheun Choi, a Computer Science Assistant...Show More Summary
There is a saying in computer science: garbage in, garbage out. When we feed machines data that reflects our prejudices, they mimic them – from antisemitic chatbots to racially biased software. Does a horrifying future await people forced...Show More Summary
(PLOS) Using a combination of DNA sequencing and computer science techniques, a team of researchers has developed a new method for monitoring the health of organ transplant patients -- one that promises to provide life-saving clues to diagnose organ rejection at an early stage.
GATE 2018 Exam is a brilliant opportunity for the candidates who plan to get admission in a leading college or a reputable PSU. Any Engineer after completing graduation dreams of getting recruited in a PSU. Moreover, the dream of pursuing...Show More Summary
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) This week at Siggraph, the premier digital graphics conference, researchers from MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and Google are presenting a new system that can automatically retouch images in the style of a professional photographer. Show More Summary
(North Carolina State University) Computer science researchers at North Carolina State University and Universidade de Lisboa have developed a tool for use with the game Skyrim that can be used to create nonplayer characters that allow for more variability and flexibility in game play. Show More Summary
Snapping aesthetic selfies is an art form in itself these days – but now researchers from the University of Waterloo are trying to turn this art into a science. Computer science professor Daniel Vogel and his former student Qifan Li teamed up to develop an app that offers tips to people on how to take the perfect selfie. Show More Summary