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2014-11-13 23:07:10

Google to Provide All Funding for Most Prestigious Award in Computing New York, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery)

2014-11-13 23:02:47

ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery)) announced today that the funding level for the ACM A.M. Turing Award is now $1,000,000, to be provided by Google Inc.

2014-03-18 23:23:33

Microsoft's Lamport helped build distributed computing systems that work as intended.

2012-03-15 13:00:00

Pearl Developed Novel Framework for Reasoning under Uncertainty that Changed How Scientists Approach Real World Problems New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2012

2011-03-22 07:00:00

Wide variety of speakers will address cybersecurity technology, policy, and economics COLLEGE PARK, Md., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland has announced the creation of a new cybersecurity seminar series made possible by a sponsorship from Google.

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2011-03-10 07:38:03

The prestigious Alan Mathison Turing Award was awarded to a Harvard University professor whose machine learning research helped to create an IBM computer that defeated two human competitors on a recent “Jeopardy!” tournament.

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2011-02-26 06:35:00

The National Heritage Memorial Fund has saved an archive of WWII papers from the United Kingdom’s most famous code-breaker, Alan Turing, in an 11th-hour bid that kept the collection of scientific papers from going to a private buyer.

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2010-03-10 06:35:00

A Microsoft Corp researcher won one of technology's most coveted prizes on Tuesday after he designed and built what is widely considered the first modern personal computer.


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