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Join us June 3 for a contact-tracing and exposure-notification app development and deployment forum

May 29, 2020 0

Exposure notification and contact tracing are two related but distinct measures many public health authorities are either considering or already implementing. Contact tracing is a

Silicon Valley needs a new approach to studying ethics now more than ever

April 24, 2020 0

Lisa Wehden Contributor Lisa Wehden is an investor at Bloomberg Beta, a VC fund focused on the future of work; previously she launched Entrepreneur First

Labster’s latest partnership, and what it tells us about the future of remote learning

April 14, 2020 0

Labster, a virtual science lab edtech company, today announced that it is partnering with California’s community college network to bring its software to 2.1 million

Will the future of work be ethical?

November 30, 2019 0

Greg Epstein Contributor Greg M. Epstein is the Humanist Chaplain at Harvard and MIT, and the author of the New York Times bestselling book Good

Cervest raises £3.7M for Earth Science AI platform to predict climate effects

November 1, 2019 0

Climate risk, including extreme events and the related pressures our environment, are fundamentally affecting the way businesses and governments operate — both tactically and strategically.

Spider eyes inspire a new kind of depth-sensing camera

October 28, 2019 0

As robots and gadgets continue to pervade our everyday lives, they increasingly need to see in 3D — but as evidenced by the notch in

Boston gets a new biotech accelerator with the launch of Petri

September 13, 2019 0

As biotechnology becomes more central to new innovations in healthcare, material science and manufacturing, one of the nation’s research hubs is getting a new accelerator

Another US visa holder was denied entry over someone else’s messages

September 2, 2019 0

It has been one week since U.S. border officials denied entry to a 17-year-old Harvard freshman just days before classes were set to begin. Ismail

These robo-shorts are the precursor to a true soft exoskeleton

August 16, 2019 0

When someone says “robotic exoskeleton,” the power loaders from Aliens are what come to mind for most people (or at least me), but the real

Biotech researchers venture into the wild to start their own business

August 10, 2019 0

Jorge Conde Contributor Jorge Conde is a General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he leads investments at the cross section of biology, computer science and

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