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When the Software Talent is in Africa, and the Jobs Are Everywhere Else

Startup Andela aims to bring the world's tech jobs to Africa--and the pandemic's push to remote work just might help its efforts.

Publish date: 08/18/2020

On Solid Ground

Throughout the world, buildings have become safer and safer. Pagani Geotechnical has been contributing to this continuous improvement for almost 50 years, by developing compact, automated geotechnical equipment and tests.

Publish date: 08/11/2020

How To Use Wi-Fi Networks To Ensure a Safe Return to Campus

The campus Wi-Fi network can be a powerful contact tracing tool in the hands of universities aiming to protect students against the coronavirus.

Publish date: 08/11/2020

Will Camera Startup Light Give Autonomous Vehicles Better Vision than Lidar?

Multiview-camera creator Light pivots from smart phones to smart cars.

Publish date: 08/11/2020

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