Most recent Recent Perspectives

Trailblazers Special: Walter Isaacson Interviews Michael Dell

Navigating the most digital point in human history — Michael Dell joins a special episode about what things may look like as the world becomes more digital than ever before.

Can Robotics and the Cloud Rescue Our Recycling Industry?

Even in pre-pandemic times, robots were already being used to improve safety at waste sorting centers. Learn how the recycling process can be optimized through robotics, the cloud, data management and more.

Cyber Threats Rise at Home: An Interview With Tom Kellermann

A top cyber security leader speaks frankly about the risks of working from home, the importance of the cloud in securing home critical infrastructure, and how his job as a nightclub bouncer prepared him for a career as a go-to cyber risk specialist.

Why Videoconferencing Fatigue Is Real—and How to Stop It

Understanding how and why video conferencing overwhelms our brains and triggers fatigue may help people improve its negative effects.

Mixed Reality: A Portal to the Planet’s Spectacular Sights

Waddle with penguins in Antarctica. Dive with sharks. While travel is restricted, AR and VR can transport you on adventures around the world.

Digital Doctors Provide a Shot in the Arm for Telemedicine

While no catch-all medical solution currently exists, telemedicine is expected to be one of the pandemic’s enduring legacies, nudging doctors, health services, and governments to be more thoughtful about offering face-to-face consultations.

1.7 — Faction with Matt Wallace

Even as technology decentralizes, it’s important to have full control over your data stored in the cloud. Learn more about how Faction makes it that possible.

3D Printer, 3D Printer, Print Me a Face Shield

Manufacturers and hobbyists are using 3D printing to address the personal protective equipment shortage faced by frontline workers.

How Road-as-a-Service Could Transform Urban Mobility

Technology is allowing for the collaboration between connected vehicles and advanced infrastructure, which will create much more efficient and safer roads for all.

Meet the Robots Working Side-by-Side Essential Healthcare Workers

Robots may end up one of the unlikely heroes of the effort to contain the coronavirus as they reinforce the ranks of essential workers to deliver medications, provide entertainment, disinfect hospitals and schools, and much more.

How Technology Is Helping Maintain Mental Wellness

From comedians to yoga instructors, to artists and personal trainers, everyone is using technology creatively to help people “disconnect” and help fill the void left by social distancing.

Tech Talk: Natural Language Processing to Dominate the Digital Conversation

Natural language processing (NLP) has been transformed by the use of neural networks and deep learning, so that it’s now possible to build automated systems that can interact with people more naturally than ever before. Forward-looking businesses have gotten the message and are incorporating NLP into both customer-facing and internal operations.

IT Security Specialists Weigh in on the Cyber Strategies of Working at Home

How might employees working from home offices, kitchens, and dining rooms inadvertently expose the corporate IT network and systems to a cyberattack? Here are some tips for teleworkers to ensure a secure and productive work environment at home.