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Building a Quantum Computing Workforce from the Ground Up

Industry and academia are joining forces to establish a work force that meet the demands of a burgeoning field of quantum computing.

Publish date: 08/06/2020

Use This AI To Find Your Next Engineering Gig

When the coronavirus layoffs started, tech recruiter Rocket turned its AI tools to the task of matching laid off tech professionals with new jobs.

Publish date: 08/06/2020

An Engineer, His Segway, and the ADA: A Tale of the Open Road

Technology and legislation allowed Walter Marsh to work and to explore despite a debilitating heart condition.

Publish date: 08/06/2020

iRobot's New Education Robot Makes Learning to Code a Little More Affordable

At $129, the new version of Root makes a few compromises for a substantial discount.

Publish date: 07/30/2020

Peer Review of Scholarly Research Gets an AI Boost

Open-access publisher's new artificial intelligence assistant, AIRA, can perform up to 20 recommendations in seconds.

Publish date: 07/30/2020

AI Recruiting Tools Aim to Reduce Bias in the Hiring Process

Artificial intelligence software promises to make hiring fairer. But how well does it work?

Publish date: 07/30/2020

Black Tech Professionals Are Still Paid Less Than Their White Colleagues

And women make less than their male colleagues, regardless of racial identity.

Publish date: 07/28/2020

Top Programming Languages 2020

Python rules the roost, but Cobol gets a pandemic bump.

Publish date: 07/23/2020

Nairobi IEEE Students Design a Low-Cost Ventilator Using Locally Sourced Materials

Members of the Kenyatta University Student Branch have produced hundreds of machines.

Publish date: 07/23/2020

Fun Activity Sheets Introduce Kids to the World of Robots

Bored kids at home? These free, printable worksheets will help kids learn about robots.

Publish date: 07/21/2020