The Unseen Ballet

December 5, 2019

Dell Technologies gave people with visual impairments an unforgettable holiday experience. With assistive tech from eSight, they witnessed a live performance of The Nutcracker, performed by Ballet Austin.

Fintech, Wealth Disparity, and Socioeconomic Bias: Examining All Sides of the Coin

December 2, 2019

Critics of fintech—financial technology—suggest that emerging technologies like cryptocurrencies spread socioeconomic biases by limiting accessibility, while proponents tout the social good implications of the many technologies currently in development like blockchain and open banking.

How Tech-Driven Urban Design Is Helping Cities Reimagine Public Spaces

November 25, 2019

In the past decade or so, society has come to view cities as engines of economic growth, attracting unprecedented levels of attention and investment in emerging technologies that we can employ to make people’s lives more connected.

Can Studying Social Sciences and the Arts Help Technologists Close the ‘Soft Skills Gap’?

November 18, 2019

Technologists developing cutting-edge AI products may be making incredible breakthroughs—but they may also need to communicate the value of their innovations in a business-savvy manner and possess other soft skills like communication and critical thinking. A blend of AI and emotional intelligence may be the IT skill set of the future workforce.

1.1 — Transforming Data Management with John Roese

Duration 24:11

Technology is shifting to a decentralized model – We’ll talk about what you need to know today, including how data management is transforming and how distributed IT infrastructures is paving the way for a multi-cloud environment.

Digital Workplace: Giving Your Employees a New Voice

November 4, 2019

One of the world’s largest commercial real estate service firms is offering an intuitive, costumer-like experience in its workplace. Jones Lang LaSalle Inc.’s is using artificial intelligence to complement human capabilities with its AI-powered conversational virtual assistant called JiLL.