Creates a new award in the ACM in honor of Chuck Thacker

Charles P. Thacker, who died in June 2017 at the age of 74 years, and known as “Chuck”, was a member of the Research Center in Palo Alto, Xerox. He also worked at the Research Center of DEC (Digital Equipment Corporation). In 1997 he was recruited by Microsoft to support the launch of the research…

The ACM reviews its code of ethics

The agency’s most important computer in united States, ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) has updated its code of ethics and professional conduct, which is considered the standard for the profession of computing. In many countries, in fact, is the standard adopted for professional computing. Bing adds a new option to help developers The ACM is…

Jupyter receives an award from the ACM for innovation in software

The team of project Jupyter (yes, with “and” intermediate school), has been awarded by the ACM (Association of Computing Machinery) for the development of a tool that has had enormous influence on the computation. This is the largest team that has been awarded the “Software System”. United states vs. China: The race for the conquest…