A brief “tour” of Xobni highlights the features that make the Outlook plug-in so helpful.
Aimée Rose demonstrates one of the ultrasensitive, handheld explosives detectors that she helped to develop, first as a graduate student at MIT and then as a research scientist at ICx Technologies.
In order to unload a dishwasher, STAIR determines on the fly how best to grasp unfamiliar objects.
Cued by a verbal command, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Robot (STAIR) retrieves a stapler from an unfamiliar room.
Stanford’s Andrew Ng explains his work to build a general-purpose household robot and demonstrates some of the prototype’s unique abilities.
Jascha Franklin-Hodge, cofounder and chief technology officer of Blue State Digital, describes how the company helped create and manage Barack Obama’s highly successful online social network.
Mitch Kapor explains why the country needs a CTO.
Jon Mapel, cofounder of Covalent Solar, explains how the solar-power company got its start and how its technology works.
Tesla’s chief technology officer, JB Straubel, discusses the technology behind the electric Roadster as he drives through San Carlos, CA.
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