Archive for October, 2017


Report Scores Cities to See if Technology Makes Them Safer – IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum Report Scores Cities to See if Technology Makes Them SaferIEEE SpectrumIn a word: technology. Cameras, command centers, social media alerts, predictive algorithms, and other digital and mobile technologies are already improving public safety in some capital cities, says a new report from the Brookings Institution. It …and more » technology – Google News

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Science minister roots for technology at UN meet – The Observer

The Observer Science minister roots for technology at UN meetThe ObserverScience, technology and innovation could be the magic bullet for countries to achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Minister Elioda Tumwesigye has said. Dr Tumwesigye, who heads Uganda's science and technology docket, was … technology – Google News

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Digital Solutions Can Help Even the Poorest Nations Prosper – WIRED

WIRED Digital Solutions Can Help Even the Poorest Nations ProsperWIREDAmong the spending choices for governments of poorer nations, kick-starting the technological revolution may at first seem like a low priority. Compared with critical infrastructure, healthcare, or schools, improved digital access and less waiting … technology – Google News

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What Role Did Technology Play In The 2016 Election? – Forbes

Forbes What Role Did Technology Play In The 2016 Election?ForbesThird, and this is really important, the other thing about technology is that it's always advancing – the thing that was state of the art in 2008 or 2012 is no longer state of the art in 2016. So there is continued opportunity for new technology […]

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When to Stop Using a Teaching Technology – EdSurge

When to Stop Using a Teaching TechnologyEdSurgeNo one sends a press release when a school decides that a technology it once raved about has failed—or outlived its usefulness. And sometimes they just can't seem to quit devoting resources to zombie tech. As the number of tech tools proliferates … technology – Google News

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CRISPR 2.0 Is Here, and It’s Way More Precise – MIT Technology … – MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review CRISPR 2.0 Is Here, and It's Way More Precise – MIT Technology …MIT Technology ReviewIt could one day be used to treat a range of inherited diseases.Scientists work toward reversible kind of gene editingCBC.caRNA editing with CRISPR-Cas13 | ScienceScienceProgrammable base editing of A•T to G•C in genomic DNA without DNA cleavageNature.comall 47 […]

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With new technology, Mazda gives spark to gasoline engine – Reuters

Reuters With new technology, Mazda gives spark to gasoline engineReutersHIROSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) – In the high-stakes, high-cost battle among global automakers to develop ever more efficient vehicles, one of the biggest breakthroughs in internal combustion engine technology in years looks to be coming from one of the …and more » technology – Google News

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Five Technology Visionaries Discuss Our Digital Future – Forbes

Five Technology Visionaries Discuss Our Digital FutureForbesIn a decade, fixing your car won't be siting for hours in a room with others watching a small TV and drinking stale coffee. Instead it's likely your car will signal your device alerting you to the problem, identifying vendors with their pricing and … technology – Google News

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Technology Is Not Pro-Monopoly – ValueWalk

Technology Is Not Pro-MonopolyValueWalkSpecifically, the myth “that technological changes have made competition impossible in a constantly increasing number of fields and that the only choice left to us is between control of production by private monopolies and direction by the government.” …and more » technology – Google News

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Bannon rips Bush, Silicon Valley ‘lords of technology’ – Politico

Politico Bannon rips Bush, Silicon Valley 'lords of technology'PoliticoANAHEIM, Calif. — Issuing a defiant call to arms to grassroots Republicans, former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon railed Friday against dangerous “global elites” and the Silicon Valley “lords of technology” whom he said are robbing U.S …and more » technology – Google News

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