While sports enthusiasts are planning their July 2020 trips to Tokyo for the summer Olympic Games, Toyota Motor Corporation is stirring up the telepresence robot market with models that help remote fans interact with athletes and virtually attend the games, assist guests with disabilities, fetch javelins and more.
If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you know that feeling of frustration. Automobile insurers are looking to blockchain technology to make the claims process less stressful and more efficient for all.
Technology plays a critical role in addressing public safety emergencies, from surveillance cameras to biometric scanners. But it’s the Internet of Things that enables such devices to be connected, allowing for real-time threat monitoring and faster, smarter response tactics that keep the public—and those tasked with protecting them—safe.
When 5G technology goes mainstream, will media outlets be able to draw readers and viewers into a more immersive experience, one that’s unimaginable today with the current bandwidth limitations? This advanced technology offers massive opportunity to deliver content in AR and VR formats.
When patients have technology implanted in their brains, what happens to the line between human and machine? I AM HUMAN focuses on the industry innovators who are developing experimental devices and treatments to help patients like Anne, who is fighting Parkinson’s disease and Stephen, who has lost his vision.
Artificial intelligence and machines’ ability to reason to has come a long way since French philosopher René Descartes pontificated this concept nearly 400 years ago. Learn how significant amounts of research, government funding and increasing computational power has advanced human-machine partnerships to where they are today, and where they are headed next.
Miku Jha, Founder and CEO of AgShift, started thinking about “closing the gap between food and technology” in 2016 when California was facing a drought. Her solution to the food waste problem, particularly in the supply chain, is a digitized inspector called Hydra F100 BQ. This analyzer uses artificial intelligence to assess fruits’ quality, which provides an “unbiased pair of eyes,” speeds the inspection process and reduces food wastage.