IEEE staff, volunteers, and members span the globe providing services, holding conferences, and contributing to important developments in technology and engineering. IEEE in the News highlights IEEE members who are technical experts and can speak to such topics as smart grid, cloud computing, women in engineering, robotics, and engineering education, all of which are featured in top-tier media.
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IEEE Fellow John Cohn discusses his day job at IBM Corporate Technical Strategy, but says, "At the same time, some things I'm most proud of happen outside of work." John shares that he helped design and build a giant Ferris wheel car to transport people at the annual Burning Man festival.
|Date||Media Source||Hot Topic Category||Story|
|18 Dec. 2014||INFO||Robotics||Brinquedos serão ferramentas de iniciação robótica, diz engenheiro da IEEE / Toys will be tools of robotics initiation, says IEEE engineer (Portuguese Version)|
IEEE member Antonio Espingardeiro during an interview with INFO, discusses toy robotics and the challenges in attracting the interest of children.
|11 Nov. 2014||Yahoo Tech||Intelligent Transportation Systems||Your Car May Be Programmed to Kill You — and 9 More Fun Facts About Self-Driving Vehicles|
IEEE member Jeffrey Miller speaks about the pros and cons of repairable options for driverless vehicles.
|10 Nov. 2014||Gazeta do Povo||Internet of Things||"Internet das Coisas" enfrenta barreiras / Internet of Things faces obstacles (Portuguese Version)|
IEEE Senior member Raul Colcher discusses IoT at Futurecom 2014 and comments if Brazil wants to adopt this technology, they will need to tackle the technology challenges.
|8 Nov. 2014||R7||Internet of Things||Carregamento ultrarrápido deve alimentar nova geração de smartphones, diz especialista / Ultra fast charging should feed new generation of smart phones (Portuguese Version) |
IEEE member Kyle Wiens discusses the big difference in battery life between smart phones and older phones.
|5 Nov. 2014||Data Driver||STEM||Powering STEM Classrooms with Social Media |
Senior member Kevin Curran shares how he uses YouTube videos to supplement a number of his lessons and lab sessions to break up the monotony of his lectures.
|1 Nov. 2014||Governance Now||Internet of Things||Internet of Things has a large role to play in Smart Cities |
In an interview with Shubhendu Parth from Governance Now, IEEE Senior member Kevin Curran discusses how IoT can impact governance.
|31 Oct. 2014||Business Standard|| |
NIIT and IEEE form a global alliance
|18 Oct. 2014||Olhar Digital Plus||Intelligent Transportation Systems||IEEE Senior member Raul Colcher speaks on the future of autonomous vehicles (Video Clip) (Portuguese Version) |
IEEE Senior member Raul Colcher was featured on Olhar Digital Plus, a science and technology show. Raul discusses the different safety concerns and technologies that would have to be taken into consideration for autonomous vehicles.
|14 Oct. 2014|| |
|Internet of Things||IEEE Member Diogo Mónica Weighs In on How Password Selection Processes May Affect Cybersecurity Issues |
In a ZDNET.com article that discusses the recent Dropbox security hacking scam, IEEE member Diogo Mónica's blog posting is referenced, where he discusses how "users should not be choosing passwords" ... "the large majority of all passwords should just be randomly generated."
|5 Oct. 2014||IPF Online.com, India||Intelligent Transportation Systems||Inside Intelligent Infrastructure - Interview with Dr Kevin Curran |
IEEE Senior member Kevin Curran discusses intelligent infrastructure during an interview with IPF Online.com.
17 Sept. 2014
|R7.com, Brazil||Internet of Things|| |
Internet das coisas pode criar cidades inteligentes com investimento menor do que internet 4G / Internet of Things can create smart cities with smaller investment than 4G internet (Portuguese Version)
IEEE member, William Webb discusses how IoT can help improve many aspects of our daily lives.
|4 Sept. 2014||Drive the District, US||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
Electric Planes are Here
|3 Sept. 2014||Techindiaonline, India||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
Driverless cars to be on the highway very soon
|30 Aug. 2014||Fox News, US||Internet of Things|| |
Is There A Microchip Implant in Your Future?
|20 Aug. 2014||Gizmodo, US||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
Will Autonomous Cars Kill the Traffic Light?
|20 Aug. 2014||ReadWrite, US||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
Bradley Berman, reporter for ReadWrite, interviewed both IEEE member Jeff Miller and IEEE Senior member Christoph Stiller about whether the development of advanced car-to-car communications technology might eliminate the necessity of the traffic light in the future.
|15 Aug. 2014||National Geographic, US||Power and Energy|| |
Eleven Years After The U.S.-Canadian Blackout, What Has (and Hasn't) Changed?
|13 Aug. 2014||Valor Econômico, Brazil||Consumer Electronics|| |
Os cuidados para não ficar sem bateria na hora mais imprópria / The care needed so you don’t run out of battery at the most inappropriate time
|1 Aug. 2014||Fox Business, US||Internet of Things|| |
Facebook Back Online After System-Wide Outage
|22 July 2014||LiveScience, US||Internet of Things|| |
Integrating Into the 'Internet of Things
|21 July 2014||Wired, US||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
In 20 Years, Most New Cars Won’t Have Steering Wheels or Pedals
|3 July 2014||Forbes, US||Internet of Things|| |
Does the Internet of Things Need its Own Network
|2 July 2014||Efytimes, India||Gaming|| |
Gaming In The WorkPlace: How Mixing Work And Play Can Motivate Employees
|30 June 2014||Telco OTT, UK||Internet of Things|| |
Why now for Wi-Fi Calling
|24 June 2014||Tech Page One, US||Internet of Things|| |
Internet of Things will require data centers of all size
|23 June 2014||Sustainibilityzero, India||Consumer Electronics|| |
Future of wireless charging and long-lasting batteries
|12 June 2014||Jornal do Commercio, Brazil||Robotics|| |
Um dia histórico para a ciência / A historical day for science (Portuguese Version)
|29 May 2014|| |
Southwest Wake News, US
Wake Robotics Kicks off Fundraiser to move to Downtown Cary
|27 May 2014||Techonlineindia, India||Intelligent Transportation Systems|| |
Driverless vehicles can substantially improve safety on roads: Jeffrey Miller, IEEE
|26 May 2014||Veja.com, Brazil||Robotics|| |
Paraplégicos voltarão a andar?/Will the paraplegic walk again? (Portuguese Version)
|25 May 2014||Indiatechonline, India||Internet of Things|| |
Internet of Things is here, and it is creating a new generation of smart sensors
|20 May 2014||Wired, UK||Internet of Things|| |
Artificial Intelligence: Ascendant But Not Transcendent
|20 May 2014||The Wall Street Journal, US||Internet of Things|| |
Will Getting Grounded Help You Sleep Better and Ease Pain?
|13 May 2014||The Guardian, UK||Internet of Things|| |
Choosing the right laptop computer could be crucial for your small business
|11 May 2014||Information Week, India||Internet of Things|| |
The value of privacy in the age of Internet of Things
|4 May 2014||O Estado de S. Paulo, Brazil||Gaming|| |
Gamificação traz lógica dos jogos para áreas como educação e saúde/Gamification brings logic of games to areas like education and health (Portuguese Version)