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Welcome to ACM's Press Room. ACM is the world's largest educational and scientific computing society, uniting computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field's challenges. ACM strengthens the profession's collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence.

ACM delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession. With the computing field's premier Digital Library, we serve our members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career and learning resources.
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What's New
ACM Names 2015 Fellows
ACM Names 2015 Distinguished Members
ACM and Infosys Foundation Honor Pioneer in Cryptography
ACM Council on Women Honors Innovator in Database Systems
ACM Honors Computing Innovators Who Are Changing the World
ACM Honors Mach Operating System for Lasting Influence on Computing Landscape
ACM Honors Leaders for Expanding Promise and Profile of Computing
Doctoral Dissertation Award Recognizes Researchers
Computing News Resources:
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  • ACM Queue - latest computing trends for busy IT professionals
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  • CareerNews - digest on computing careers
  • MemberNet - monthly newsletter of ACM people and activities
  • ACM-W Newsletter - from ACM's Committee on Women in Computing
  • Ubiquity - IT opinion magazine and forum
  • ACM Events Calendar
  • Computing News - Computing news from a variety of sources

Contact:
Jim Ormond
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