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EPFL President Martin Vetterli Takes On Gender Equality, COVID-19, and Science Policy

The signal processing pioneer talks about his work that led to today’s popular videoconferencing and streaming services.

Publish date: 09/28/2020

5 Tips From Education Experts on Effective Remote Instruction

Solid learning objectives and assessing students are among the keys to success highlighted in a recent IEEE conference.

Publish date: 09/22/2020

Make IoT Devices Certifiably Safe—and Secure

Makers of Internet-connected gadgets should have to certify that their products can resist cyberattacks.

Publish date: 09/22/2020

Ethical Guidelines in the Works for Developers of Brain Technologies

The IEEE Brain Initiative seeks volunteers to help frame ethical, legal, and social issues for neurotechnologists to consider.

Publish date: 09/17/2020

Job Satisfaction Jumps for U.S. Engineers While Salary Growth Slows

Tech professionals involved with consumer product development claim top earnings spot in IEEE-USA’s latest salary survey.

Publish date: 09/15/2020

Supporting Black Scholars in Robotics

A new reading list aims to address racial inequality in academic robotics by highlighting the work of Black researchers.

Publish date: 09/15/2020

Anti-Phishing Testers Put Themselves on the Hook

Pretending to be the IRS, even in self-defense, turns out to be a bad idea.

Publish date: 09/01/2020

How I Helped a Disabled Friend With a Cycle-By-Wire Recumbent Trike

Engineering couldn’t cure a devastating illness, but it could still help someone cope with it.

Publish date: 09/01/2020

Emrod Chases The Dream Of Utility-Scale Wireless Power Transmission

Since the days of Nikola Tesla, engineers have tried to make it practical to transmit large amounts of electricity. A government-backed startup says they are close.

Publish date: 09/01/2020

The AxiDraw MiniKit Is the Modern XY Plotter You Didn’t Know You Wanted

AxiDraw plotters have become a new platform for tinkerers. This smaller model is perfect for experiments.

Publish date: 08/25/2020