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How College Football Players Are Helping Build Better Air Force Elite

January 15, 2018

Can the U.S. Air Force help create a better college football player? Can football players lead to better performance for members of the special forces? Dr. Josh Hagen, the lead for the Signature Tracking for Optimized Nutrition and Training Team at the Air Force Research Laboratory, is using data analytics to find out.

How Mattel Continues to Move Barbie into the Future

January 10, 2018

Since Barbie’s debut in 1959, Mattel, has worked hard to maintain the toy’s relevance. Whether Barbie takes the form of a plastic figure or an AI-enabled hologram, see how Mattel is trying to make her a female icon worth emulating.

A Game-Changing App for the Blind

January 9, 2018

The mobile app, Be My Eyes, is a global social media platform of eyes for the blind, offering sighted volunteers a chance to be the eyes for those who can’t see through their smartphones.

A Straight Line in the Sand: AI versus ML

Duration 8:29

In this short interview, Tamara McCleary, CEO at Thulium, explains the difference between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML).

The Rise of the Smart Apartment

January 3, 2018

Once restricted to single family homes, IoT smart home technologies are coming to multifamily buildings, benefiting both residents and property managers.

Democracy 2.0: How Blockchain Technology Is Unveiling a New Type of Democracy

December 27, 2017

With the DemocracyOS app, Pia Mancini wants to upgrade democracy for the internet age, making it easier for citizens to engage in the process of government.