ACM Presents 2018 ACM A.M. Turing Award to Deep Learning Pioneers

ACM Presents 2018 ACM A.M. Turing Award to Deep Learning Pioneers

The Association for Computing Machinery has announced the presentation of the 2018 ACM Turing Award to a trio of Deep Learning pioneers Geoffrey Hinton, Yann LeCun & Yoshua Bengio. Congratulations! "ACM named ...

MIT’s Attack Detection via Super Computing

In a not-too-astounding announcement, it seems MIT Academicians have found a new use for super-computational resources: The utilization of super comuting resources targeting so-called 'compressed bundles' with the ostensible outcome of attack ...
Career in Cybersecurity

Is Formal Education Critical for a Career in Cybersecurity?

A look at whether the need for more formalized education in the security sector is necessary The role of an ethical hacker is only one of the many career paths available in ...
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Computer Science and Diversity

Today I saw a tweet quoting Mark Guzdial's blog saying "In last five years, little progress in increasing the fraction of American CS BS degree recipients who are African Americans." It is ...
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Net Neutrality, The Case Against

Notwitstanding the FCC's vote in the affirmative (to strike the Net Neutrality rules), interestingly, the Commission is still working on the final document, and has not released the offical decision (at the ...