Science fiction in particular offers students a way to cultivate their capacity for moral imagination.
Considering the possibility of achieving an e-democracy based on long-established foundations that strengthen both real-world democracies and virtual Internet communities.
Increased technology is not the solution to the fundamental issue of declining democratic culture.
Seeking the best measures to reach advantaged and less-advantaged students equally.
Understanding the unique local context, as well as technical considerations, are essential components of successful project deployment.
Organizations work to address 'a notable absence of women in the field.'
A group assembled by Informatics Europe and the policy committee of the ACM Europe Council produced a report entitled "When Computers Decide" that makes 10 recommendations to policy leaders regarding automated decision making.
As a Japanese, I grew up watching anime like "Neon Genesis Evangelion," which depicts a future in which machines and humans merge into cyborg ecstasy.
How does it feel to be the only scientist in Congress? Lonely.
Computing educators often make decisions based on arguments from authority. Time to move on.
In the midst of growing public concern over artificial intelligence (AI), privacy and the use of data, Brent Hecht has a controversial proposal: the computer-science community should change its peer-review process to ensure that researchers disclose any possible negative societal consequences of their work in papers, or risk rejection.
China is leading the global race for supremacy in artificial intelligence and financial technologies, says Tsinghua University Professor Steven White.
In honor of National Intern Day on Thursday, July 26, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, is celebrating the 700 students from around the country who are spending their summer working on space-related projects at the laboratory.
Grand Canyon University recently hosted more than 80 teachers from across Arizona for a workshop on how to integrate computer science curriculums into their classrooms.
Educators and academic groups fear that the Trump administration's additional scrutiny of Chinese citizens seeking visas could alienate talented applicants and hinder scientific innovation.
Toronto's tech scene is so hot the city created more jobs than the San Francisco Bay area, Seattle and Washington, D.C., combined last year, while leapfrogging New York in a ranking of "talent markets."
Focusing on what helps software developers.
Courses that explore the ethical implications of emerging technologies are cropping up across the United States.
Researchers analyzed thousands of documented UFO sightings to determine the degree to which factors such as movie releases and weather events shaped sighting patterns.
The Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit from Kano teaches kids how to program a wand to perform magic spells.