Remote-Controlled Robotic Surgery? Yup, It’s Happening.

April 10, 2019

Guided by an offsite surgeon and artificial intelligence, remote robotic surgery is the next step in the evolution of robots in the operating room.

Helping Convicts Start Fresh

April 8, 2019

Searchable databases and automated forms are having a huge impact on the lives of the formerly incarcerated in parts of California.

Nimble Online Banks Go After Brick-and-Mortar Behemoths

April 1, 2019

U.S. brick and mortar banks are competing with start up European digital-only banks for a better, faster customer experience.

Labels Before Drones: The Painstaking Machine Learning Process Behind Stopping Poachers

March 25, 2019

AirShepherd and University of Southern California doctoral student Elizabeth Bondi is helping wildlife rangers stop poaching. But her team is faced with a challenge common in the data science and machine learning space: accurate labeling.

Racing Toward Deeper Health

March 20, 2019

Real-time data insight isn’t just fueling race car performance—it’s pushing the boundaries of modern medicine.

Digging Up the Dirt With Mapping of Underground Chicago

March 20, 2019

When construction excavation goes deep on the University of Illinois Chicago campus, a team of data scientists, mapmakers, and engineers show up to look into the hole so regularly that they have their own hardhats and safety gear.