Latest Turing Award Stories
Google to Provide All Funding for Most Prestigious Award in Computing New York, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery)
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.
Microsoft's Lamport helped build distributed computing systems that work as intended.
Pearl Developed Novel Framework for Reasoning under Uncertainty that Changed How Scientists Approach Real World Problems New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2012
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.
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 â€œJeopardy!â€ tournament.
The National Heritage Memorial Fund has saved an archive of WWII papers from the United Kingdomâ€™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.
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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