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Published Thursday, January 17, 2019
In President Trump’s former life as a reality TV star, he was famous for promoting apprenticeships. Now, that’s something Trump and tech companies have in common. IBM chief executive Ginni Rometty will take the stage at CES today to unveil a widespread industry effort to expand apprenticeships training workers in digital skills such as more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Even among companies working at scale with the Internet of Things, there’s a wide gap between top and bottom performers. Nine practices distinguish the leaders from their less successful peers. For all the excitement that has built up around the Internet of Things (IoT)—the network of digitally connected devices whose economic value could more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The Ideas Competition asks you to identify challenges and priorities in your cities and communities that can benefit from technical exploration, scientific discovery, and new approaches. Who do we want to hear from? Everyone. But in particular, we want communities — government employees, non-profits, and residents — to have a hand in defining more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Amanda Berry of LANL’s Bioenergy and Biome Sciences group is the lead author of the study. While species of algae may appear the same under a microscope, different types or strains of the species can exhibit different traits and even have different DNA. In a recent paper, scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) describe strains found in a more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Six months after AT&T teamed up with Magic Leap, a cutting-edge AR headset startup, to become the sole US wireless carrier for the company's headsets, the firms have announced the expansion of this partnership, according to a company statement. The two firms will now work together on business solutions, placing their initial focus on manufacturing, more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Please join Smart Cities Connect and US Ignite in recognizing the most influential projects in smart communities worldwide. Tallahassee Project: Customer Water Leak Prediction and Notification Description The City of Tallahassee developed a predictive algorithm to identify potential customer water leaks. City field technicians are given analytics more»
Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Are you on a mission to use technology to enhance learning and help every student achieve a bright, successful future? Technology is making it easier for people to learn anytime, anywhere. Wireless connectivity, applications and services are increasingly providing new opportunities to connect people to the skill development needed to get and retain more»
Published Monday, January 14, 2019
North America’s Record 21 Unicorn Births Surpassed Asia for Most New Unicorns for Second Straight Quarter NEW YORK, January 7, 2019 – This year saw the highest annual funding level since 2000, as venture capital-backed companies based in the United States raised $99.5B across 5,536 transactions, the lowest level of deal activity since 2013, more»
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