A Cure in the Code: How AI Accelerates Medicine

Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming nearly every industry, and medicine is no exception. From drug discovery to diagnostic imaging to personalized treatments, AI is helping to accelerate medical breakthroughs and improve patient care. AI Streamlines Drug Development One of the most promising applications of AI in medicine is drug development. The traditional drug discovery pipeline … Read more

Protecting Privacy in an Age of Growing Data Collection

As technology continues to advance, the amount of data collected on individuals is growing exponentially. From social media sites to loyalty programs at stores, our personal information is being gathered, stored, analyzed, and often shared or sold without our knowledge or consent. This massive accumulation of data has raised serious privacy concerns. While the data … Read more

Telemedicine Comes of Age During the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the adoption of telemedicine and virtual health services. As the virus spread in early 2020, healthcare systems were overwhelmed and people avoided in-person doctor visits. Telemedicine provided a way for patients and doctors to connect while maintaining social distance. Over the past two years, telemedicine has gone from a niche … Read more

Hacking the Human Body: The Promise of Biohacking

Biohacking, also known as DIY biology, refers to attempts to manipulate the body and biology through the use of technology, science, and self-experimentation. The biohacking community holds the belief that the human body can be “hacked” to optimize health, well-being, and physical and mental performance. As biohacking gains momentum, it brings with it optimism about … Read more

Will Quantum Computers Break All Our Encryption?

Quantum computers have long been heralded as the next major computing revolution. Their ability to perform calculations exponentially faster than classical computers for certain problems holds enormous promise. However, this additional computing power could also be turned towards breaking currently secure encryption methods, putting a vast amount of sensitive data at risk. How Do Quantum … Read more

Blockchain: Beyond Cryptocurrency and Toward Web3

Blockchain technology first emerged as the underlying infrastructure that powered Bitcoin – the original cryptocurrency. However, blockchain has evolved to enable much more than just digital currencies. Let’s explore some of the key ways that blockchain is moving beyond cryptocurrency and shaping the future of the internet as we know it. Decentralization Through Blockchain One … Read more

Navigating the Challenges of AI Ethics and Bias

Artificial intelligence (AI) systems are being rapidly adopted across various industries, from healthcare to criminal justice to employment screening. As powerful as these systems can be in automating tasks and finding patterns in data, they also come with significant ethical challenges regarding transparency, bias, and fairness that must be addressed. Understanding Inherent Biases in AI … Read more

Wind Turbines Get Smarter with AI and IoT

Wind power is one of the fastest-growing renewable energy sources in the world. As wind turbines get bigger and more efficient, operators are looking to emerging technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) to further improve performance and reliability. How AI and IoT Benefit Wind Turbines There are several ways that … Read more

The Connected Health Revolution: How Sensors and Data are Transforming Medicine

The healthcare industry is undergoing a digital transformation driven by advances in sensor technology, data analytics, and connectivity. This connected health revolution promises to reshape how medical care is delivered and managed. Connected health refers to the use of technology to provide healthcare remotely. It encompasses things like remote monitoring devices, wearable health trackers, telemedicine … Read more