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Women in Tech: How Far Have We Come?

While much progress has been made, there’s still a long way to go to achieve gender parity in the technology sector. Today, women hold between 17-30% of tech-focused roles at eight of the world’s largest tech companies. Here’s a snapshot of the history of women in tech, a global view of women in the tech workforce, a breakdown of roles and much more.

Evolving Technologies Make STEM Learning Fun

Three companies—Unruly Splats, Matific and Lü Interactive Playground—are using technology to reboot today’s learning environment by giving students the chance to collaborate with one another, learn valuable STEM skills, and, in some cases, even burn off energy.

The Assistive Tech Giving Sight to the Visually Impaired

eSight Chief Technology Officer Charles Lim is inspired by all users’ stories, and was particularly delighted by a picture sent on Thanksgiving. Wearing eSight glasses, one user had returned to her cooking passion because she was able to see again. Learn how this innovation in augmented reality uses an artificial intelligence-powered program to address the limitations—and needs—of each individual wearer.

What Robots Can’t Grasp

There are some things robots just can’t grasp. Literally. A team of engineers and data scientists at the University of California, Berkeley’s AUTOLAB is working to help these robots develop the know-how to pick up a range of oddly-shaped items.

How AI, the Edge, and Real-Time Insights Will Fuel Smart Manufacturing

Learn how a Japanese industrial electronics company used real-time insights into its production process to speed up manufacturing and increase throughput. Using artificial intelligence, edge computing and data analytics, Daihen Corporation and FogHorn Systems worked together to eliminate 5,000 hours of manual process and effectively double the Osaka plant’s output.

What Your Views About the Next Decade Predict for Your Digital Transformation

Research shows optimism can help you live longer, perform better and boost your energy. In Greg Bowen’s experience as a leader at Dell Technologies, he feels that optimism could have a similar effect on organizations. Learn how and why this SVP and CTO of Dell Digital helps others see the bright side of digital transformation.