Emerging Tech

Patrick Marshall

Emerging Tech

  • UW researchers use ambient Wi-Fi for power and communications

    Cutting the cord: Using ambient Wi-Fi for power and communications

    Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a way to harvest power from Wi-Fi signals and use that power to communicate with standard Wi-Fi routers.

  • Georgia Tech building a tool to monitor web censorship

    Georgia Tech automates monitoring of web censorship

    Georgia Tech’s Encore automates the process of monitoring web censorship using a single line of code.

  • Digital Democracy

    Using tech to open the legislative sausage factory

    The Digital Democracy site will not only feature a searchable video database of state legislative committee meetings and hearings but transcripts of what was said.

  • Yamaha R-Max helicopter unmanned aerial vehicle being tested by Georgia Tech’s Rotorcraft Center of Excellence

    Making UAVs more maneuverable

    Georgia Tech's Rotorcraft Center of Excellence is developing guidance technologies to allow unmanned aerial vehicles to fly more efficiently and safely.

  • Energy consumption dashboard helps conserve energy

    Power to the people: CMU dashboard puts a face on energy use

    A Web-based dashboard developed by a Carnegie Mellon University team shows that energy may be used more efficiently when end users are handed control.

  • Big data analysis tools

    The hidden dangers of big data tools

    While big data tools are very powerful, the results they deliver tend to be only as good as the strategy behind their deployment.

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  • traffic camera

    Recognition as a service joins cloud's roster of options

    The CitySync license plate RaaS solution lets governments access the recognition engine with any camera and store data in the cloud.