Google tests technology to help Utah athletes with blindness exercise unassisted

On April 9, six runners who are legally blind, along with seven volunteers to help them, tested new technology in Sugarhouse Park that could one day allow runners with blindness and low vision to run independently. (Matt Conley) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Utah athletes living with blindness regularly put their … Read more

Site Reliability Engineers job with NORWEGIAN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY – NTNU

About the position HUNT Cloud specializes in scientific cloud computing for sensitive data and has opportunities for 1-2 Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) to join our team in Trondheim. The positions, code Senior Engineer, are one year termed with possibilities for extensions. If you have a passion for knowledge and infrastructure, and want to make a … Read more

Anghami partners with streaming platform TOD to offer sports and entertainment content

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vetoed on Friday a bill that sought to require social media users to enter their legal identities and phone numbers amid reservations over the scope of state surveillance on digital communication platforms. Lawmakers approved the bill in February as a measure to address cybercrime and online abuse. Called the Subscriber … Read more

Science, technology and innovation in the pandemic age

Science, technology and innovation in the pandemic age At the onset of the pandemic, there was an urgent need to develop effective diagnostics, therapeutic interventions and vaccines against the virus. (Reuters) In the midst of the chaos of the COVID-19 pandemic, science, technology and innovation played substantial and impactful roles by responding to the crisis … Read more

Ample Ent. founders discuss HBO’s “The Invisible Pilot”

A three-part docuseries from Ample Entertainment and Adam McKay’s Hyperobject Industries, covering the story of a man in small-town Arkansas who was living a dangerous double life, is set to debut on HBO Max this week. The Invisible Pilot† which premieres on Monday (April 4), tells the story of Gary Betzner, a father of three … Read more

Assistant / Associate / Full Professor, Craft Science and Craft Pedagogy job with UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI

The University of Helsinki is an international scientific community of 40,000 students and researchers. It is one of the leading multidisciplinary research universities in Europe and ranks among the top 100 international universities in the world. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer an attractive and diverse workplace in an inspiring environment with a … Read more

Science Says This is the ‘Most Boring Person in the World’

March 29, 2022 – Apologies up front to anyone who spends their weekends bird-watching or doing math for fun. They are among the people expected to be boring, based on stereotypes about what they do for work or how they spend their spare time, new research reveals. Researchers surveyed more than 500 people across five … Read more

Using innovative ways to promote science education among youth

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia is fast emerging as a global hub for startups and entrepreneurs as the Kingdom continues to undertake massive diversification activities under Vision 2030, throwing open new opportunities for innovative ideas and businesses to flourish. The Global Entrepreneurship Congress, or GEC, which opens next week on March 27 in Riyadh, is one of … Read more