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Easy Tech Solutions for Traveling with Pets

From finding pet-friendly hotels to monitoring pets in airline cargo holds, new apps make traveling with furry family members simpler and safer. It’s been said that a journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles. Whether those miles are spent on planes, trains or automobiles, travel with furry friends is on the rise: 37 … Continued

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OASIS Scientists Catch High-Tech Ride to the Bottom of the Sea

Using WHOI’s deep-sea submersible vehicle Alvin, a drone called Sentry, an underwater video camera and other technologies, a team of scientists explore, and three-dimensionally map, a chain of volcanoes on the Pacific Ocean floor. According to satellite data, there should have been a mountain at the specified coordinates, right between the Pacific Ocean’s Seamount Chain … Continued

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Preparing Women for Careers as Game Developers

A program at the University of California, Santa Cruz is paving the way for more women to start a career in the video game industry. All of the men in Iman Fayek’s childhood were obsessed with video games. Her father played them. Her brother played them. The guys who worked at her father’s mom and … Continued

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VR and Replay Tech Lets Fans Watch March Madness from Virtually Anywhere

Experts describe how VR and Intel 360-degree replay technologies are making NCAA’s Big Dance more engaging than ever before. Imagine sitting courtside during March Madness, close enough to see sweat beads ripple down the muscles of student athletes racing up and down the court. Picture seeing a player’s shot from every imaginable angle, or hearing the … Continued

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Are We There Yet? Excitement Builds as 5G Nears Commercial Deployment

“Are we there yet?” It’s a familiar refrain for anyone who’s ever had the pleasure of taking a family road trip. Excitement, suspense, impatience, expectation—all packed into four little words. As we approach 5G deployment and the commercialization of 5G … Read more >

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3D Printing Healthcare

Innovators are showing how 3D printers can bring cost savings and customization to a growing number of healthcare needs. Perhaps 3D printers are best known for their creative applications in fashion, design and maker spaces. Increasingly, the technology is proving beneficial to other fields like the auto industry and healthcare. Healthcare is one of the … Continued

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Catch More ZZZs with Sleep-Enhancing Tech

From phone-controlled smart lightbulbs to temperature-controlled pillows and mattress pads, technological innovations are helping people get more shut-eye. Sleep eludes millions of Americans. Not getting enough sleep can lead to health problems, car crashes, accidents and errors at work, and just plain exhaustion. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) more than … Continued

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Quick pace of technology development and the rise of self-assessment approaches in security

The global nature of modern computing ecosystems and supply chains led to increased interest among the technologists and policy makers for studying approaches to trust.  In technology, research in trust, trustworthiness, and trusted systems has risen sharply over the last … Read more >

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Saving the Australian Landscape, One Drone at a Time

Drones in Australia are helping to protect a threatened wallaby species, Great Barrier Reef corals, the dugong manatee and vast swaths of land. European colonists were dazzled by the Australian Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby’s pelt, hunting it to near extinction. Introduced predators like wild foxes and feral cats brought the species even closer to the brink, struggling to survive. Wildlife conservation efforts have … Continued

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How AI and Deep Learning Help Explain Human Fear

Researchers are breaking down the barrier between people and machines by teaching computers to recognize fear. On the 4th floor of the pristine Media Lab Complex at MIT lives a Nightmare Machine. These computers earned that nickname for a reason: they have been learning how to terrify people. A series of algorithms generates disturbing and … Continued

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Pikazo Uses Artificial Intelligence to Turn Pics into Masterpieces

The Pikazo app uses a special neural algorithm to transform snapshots into works of art. Many children are natural-born artists, creating crayon masterpieces that their parents hang on their refrigerators. As they become adults they often lose the freedom to express themselves in art. When a coworker says she’s spending the weekend painting, most people … Continued

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The Future of Music is VR and Spatial Audio

At SXSW, industry insiders discuss how virtual reality (VR) is inspiring artists and musicians to explore new ways to transform music into a three-dimensional experience. From Beyoncé’s “Lemonade” to Frank Ocean’s “Endless,” visual albums are becoming a fixture of the music industry. With the high-quality video footage receiving as much attention as the audio, these … Continued

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Fistful of Stars Uses VR to Demystify Science and Space

From an inside look at honeybees suffering from colony collapse disorder to a trip around the star-studded Orion Nebula, one woman uses virtual reality (VR) to transform scientific concepts into immersive experiences. At the Fistful of Stars premiere during the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, 6,000 people gathered in Brooklyn, NY’s Prospect Park Bandshell for what … Continued

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AI Joins the Search for Missing Kids

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) looks to new artificial intelligence (AI) tech to solve and deter the horrors of human trafficking and child abduction. From gathering leads that can help law enforcement find kids at risk to catching the criminals who exploit them, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children … Continued

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How Margaret Hamilton Programmed the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

One of the founding “fathers” of the software industry was in fact a mother. She coined the term “software engineering” and wrote the code that took mankind to the moon. On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were just three minutes away from touching down on the moon when an alarm sounded and … Continued

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