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AR Contact Lens Creator Mojo Vision Gets Funding Boost

Infusion of $51 million will fund Mojo Vision’s next generation of augmented-reality lens prototypes, plus new batteries, software, and manufacturing processes.

Publish date: 05/06/2020

Tech Jobs in the Time of COVID

Cybersecurity job openings explode, while the job market gets tougher for Web developers and Ruby experts.

Publish date: 05/06/2020

Lisa Lazareck-Asunta, IEEE’s Women in Engineering Chair, Is Just Getting Started

One of her goals is to make speaker panels and conferences more inclusive.

Publish date: 05/06/2020

In the Future, AIs—Not Humans—Will Design Our Wireless Signals

The era of telecommunications systems designed solely by humans is coming to an end. From here on, artificial intelligence will play a pivotal role in the design and operation of these systems.

Publish date: 04/29/2020

How Engineers Kept the Power On in India

Earlier this month, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the entire country to simultaneously switch off the lights.

Publish date: 04/29/2020

As Layoffs Mount, Sites Aim to Help People Find Tech Jobs

Poojitha Kale has been job hunting since earning a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Penn State University last May, and LinkedIn has been her go-to site for tracking openings for data-science jobs.

Publish date: 04/29/2020

How the Father of FinFETs Helped Save Moore’s Law

Chenming Hu, the 2020 IEEE Medal of Honor recipient, took transistors into the third dimension.

Publish date: 04/21/2020

Engineering During the Coronavirus Pandemic

7 CEOs, engineers, and scientists describe how their daily work has changed in response to COVID-19.

Publish date: 04/21/2020

Women in Tech Face Increased Wage Discrimination

Hired study finds gender wage discrimination in U.S. jumps back up after a dip last year; Asian men claim the highest U.S. tech salaries.

Publish date: 04/21/2020

A Sweat Sensing Patch Aimed at Athletes Takes on COVID-19

Epicore Biosystems has been working on wearable sweat sensors for athletes. Now the startup aims to use the patches to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Publish date: 04/14/2020