For Georgina Miranda, building a small business is like climbing a mountain — following switchbacks and taking one step at a time. Georgina Miranda is petite and soft spoken, well dressed and an urbanite. But beneath her quiet demeanor lives a relentless, adventure-seeking beast. Chugging oxygen from thin air, pushing through indescribable chafing and blisters … Continued
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Intel has long been one of the world’s leading technology innovators. Over the past decade, Intel has invested billions in developing next-generation technologies that will improve the performance and functionality of modern smartphones and cellular communications. Intel is ready, willing, … Read more >
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In the last two decades, Intel has been working to close the digital divide and bring greater access to disenfranchised populations, provide greater resources to educators, and honor exemplary student achievement. In these same two decades, I have watched technology continue to … Read more >
Virtual reality technology delivers a taste of the vacation experience — without the hassle of traditional travel. Between flights, car rental, lodging and all the other expenses that pile on when taking a vacation, the increasing cost of travel is forcing many would-be travelers to choose another day at the office over the beach or theme park. … Continued
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How Many Clouds Can You Identify? Back in grammar school, you learned that there are three main types of clouds: Cirrus, Cumulus and Stratus. Fast forward to today, there are now five more types of clouds you need to commit … Read more >
Artificial intelligence helps farmers, doctors and rescue workers make a positive impact on society. Artificial intelligence (AI) powers many gadgets, like smartphones, smart thermostats and voice-activated virtual assistants that bring modern conveniences to daily life. Increasingly, AI is also being used to tackle critical social challenges. AI is a branch of computer science where machines can sense, learn, … Continued
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Live virtual reality makes its golf debut on the iconic 17th hole at Sawgrass. The 17th hole at The Players Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., is one of golf’s most notable holes – the sport’s Wrigley Field or Fenway Park. The small, quirky hole challenges and frustrates the sport’s best … Continued
Healthy Connections Studies and anecdotes alike proclaim that it is far healthier to have social connections. They point to benefits ranging from lower blood pressure to better mental acuity and even improved sleep patterns. But, personal associations aren’t the only … Read more >
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By Stephen Harper, Global Director, Environment and Energy Policy at Intel “Reports abound that President Trump will soon announce a decision re whether the United States will remain with the Paris Climate Accord, an international agreement we committed to in … Read more >
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Inspired by her talented mother and vibrant Indian culture, New York designer Swati Argade started a small business that brings sustainable fashions to the masses. Like many women who grow up in a tight-knit immigrant family, Swati Argade was destined to become a doctor, lawyer or engineer. Her parents urged her to find a stable, … Continued
The post Fair-Trade Fashion Fuels Brooklyn’s Bhoomki Boutique appeared first on iQ by Intel.
IoT, robotics, software-defined intelligence, Big Data, cloud and mobility are revolutionizing industries on a grand scale and optimizing productivity on an individual scale. These trends present a new wave of opportunity for technology providers. The Intel® Technology Provider program, along … Read more >
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Intel Extreme Masters Sydney gaming competition intensifies Australia’s role in the rising esports economy. For a year, Chris Orfanellis lived with his Australian teammates in the Downtown Grand, a low-key hotel and hotspot for esports competitions in the heart of Las Vegas. They played Counter-Strike almost daily, removing the furniture from their suite to make … Continued
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This blog was posted on behalf of Guenther Juenger. Guenther is the director of Corporate Affairs for Intel EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and member of the EMEA board of directors. In this role he oversees a staff … Read more >
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From Just Cause 3 to World of Tanks, video game designers push the tech behind game explosions to their fiery limit. In the opening moments of Just Cause 3, an innocent looking gas tank tumbles down a hill and winds up blowing up an entire city. Creating impressive fiery blasts can be a challenge for any … Continued
New rechargeable lithium-glass batteries charge in minutes and last longer, tripling the range electric cars can travel. While some technology advances blaze ahead, others innovations like batteries languish in a sea of good enough. The lithium-ion battery technology used in today’s laptops, drones and electric cars, for example, dates back to the mid-1980s. But thanks to 94-year-old … Continued
Using data analytics, a humanitarian organization determines the most efficient ways to deliver aid to people affected by violence and natural disasters. Outbreaks of violence are often unpredictable, creating extreme challenges for humanitarian aid organizations in providing safe shelter, food, water and medical care. That’s where analytics can help in predicting resources needed for people … Continued
This blog was posted on behalf of Pia Wilson-Body. Pia is the Executive Director of the Intel Foundation and the Director of the Corporate Affairs Group at Intel- Greater Americas. The Intel Foundation award grants focused on increasing opportunities for … Read more >
The post Intel She Will Connect: Connecting U.S. middle school girls to innovation experiences appeared first on CSR@Intel.
The 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival took fans into the future when 300 synchronized Shooting Star drones illuminated the night sky above center stage. A crowd of more than 100,000 Coachella concertgoers saw history in the making when 300 Intel Shooting Star drones colored the night sky. The dancing drones took the shape … Continued
Wondering where IoT fits into your business model and how IoT applications may benefit your customers? Read on to become inspired by these innovative and creative IoT-fueled solutions. Industrial Smart Glasses: Connecting the Hands-on Workforce Hands-free technology is rapidly on … Read more >
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Timelapse photographers zigzagged 150,000 miles across the U.S. to capture the wonders of the dark skies and raise awareness about the growing threat of light pollution. Their family and friends think they’re crazy for devoting so many nights to create Skyglow, a book and video born from Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinovic’s passion for nature … Continued
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