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2.1: There’s No Place Like a Smart Home

Duration 32:25

Creature comforts If you can believe it, the very first thermostat was created in the 17th Century … for chickens. …

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.

Podcast: The Power of Compute… At the Edge

Duration 30:36

With the increasing volume of data being collected, cloud computing does not yield the best results for certain types of analytics and real time decision making. Ravi Pendekanti, SVP of Server Product Management and Marketing at Dell EMC, and Scott Aylor, Corporate Vice President and General Manager for Enterprise Solutions at AMD. discuss how a new distributed and secure compute model must replace certain processes that are currently still in the cloud.