Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Eric Lefkofsky: Bringing The Power Of Big Data To Hospitals

Unicorns, like high value startups are very rare. Chicago-based Tempus, just achieved unicorn status, a term that refers to privately held startups with a $1 billion dollar or more market value. Tempus, a company that allows oncologists access to data that will help then personalize their patient's treatment, collected an addition $80 million in funding in March 2018. Co-founder Eric Lefkofsky helped establish Tempus in 2015 to harness the power of big data by organizing the data so physicians could find what they needed to create a customized treatment plan.

4 Camera Technology Innovations for the 21st Century

Camera technology practically moves at lightning speed in this day and age. The 21st century has seen a wealth of thrilling and diverse advancements in this type of technology as well. These inventions are changing the way people retrieve images the world over.

The Impact of AI on the Energy Sector

There’s no question that artificial intelligence is going to play a huge role in the future, so we thought we would delve into this new tech and look at how it can, and is, benefiting the energy sector and what we can expect to see from this AI phenomenon in the not so distant future.

Amazon is Developing Home Robots

Unnamed sources claim that Amazon is working on a home robot that will be unveiled later this year. The project is code named “Vesta” after the Roman goddess of the hearth, and it comes Amazon's Lab126, the same department behind Alexa.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Military Tech: 4 Innovations that Help Soldiers Do Their Job

Technology is a major force in many different fields and industries. It’s a major force in the United States Armed Forces as well. Soldiers who are part of the military now have access to a variety of technological advancements that can benefit their day-to-day work approaches in dramatic ways.

Is AI on Track to Achieving Super Intelligence?

Should we be fearful of artificial intelligence and the pace at which it’s progressing? Or should we fear fear itself and the risk of it stifling innovation?

4 New Innovations that Have Advanced Construction Technology

The construction field is a big one that’s constantly changing. Brand new technological advancements are practically par for the course in the construction world these days. There have been numerous noteworthy introductions that have made big waves in construction.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Problem With Outsourcing

With the world being a more complicated place now than ever, it is often more efficient in this economy to hire a vendor company that's equipped specifically for the task to do a job.

Ways in Which Artificial Intelligence is Changing the World of Business

In the modern world, the advancement in technology has made process-based applications more sophisticated. Developments in AI make it possible for businesses to predict the future and plan. Therefore, if you are in the world of business, you have to incorporate AI. 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Sage Music: Music Technology: 4 Best Apps That Will Help You Learn to Play Music

Those that have a talent for music usually think that their talent will be enough to perfect the craft. Some of them even avoid going to lessons (or learning about music and the techniques used in general) just because of their talent. The truth is, even with a certain degree of talent, you'll still need to practice quite a lot if you want to become good at playing an instrument. 

Have a High-Tech Family? How Screen Time Can Be Family Time Too

It is a common misconception that technology keeps your family from bonding. There are many people who feel devices should be stashed away during family time. However, it is possible for your family to bond without hiding the devices.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Alzheimer's Disease May Be Prevented by Blocking Gene

Using human brain cells, scientists have discovered the cause of—and a potential solution for—the primary genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease, a gene called ApoE4.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

5G: A Primer for the Future of Mobile Communications

5G, or "fifth generation," is an upcoming wireless phone technology that represents the next step from the current iteration of mobile communication networks. While the nitty-gritty of the new cellular standard hasn't been finalized yet, the benefits and goals of 5G have already been outlined by its governing body, the 3rd Generation Partnership Project, or 3GPP.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Peter Voss Seeks The Third Wave of AI with Aigo

AGI researcher, futurist and entrepreneur Peter Voss wants to move beyond traditional hand-coded programming and neural networks with the formation of his new startup, Aigo. The company is building intelligent systems that just might overcome the limitations of other AI architectures.