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Low Impact Development around the Globe

Exploring Low Impact Development around the Globe

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While stormwater runoff was for many years seen as a nuisance and inconvenience to be removed as quickly as possible and dealt with elsewhere, the quest for more sustainable building techniques means that it is now seen as what it is - a valuable resource that can be put to good use onsite if managed correctly. By allowing water to move in more natural ways and infiltrate the ground, rather than diverting it offsite, multiple benefits can be achieved. Some of these include improving aesthetics and removing pollutants through the growth of vegetation, making cities more resilient and better able to...
ASP.NET: Machine Learning, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in ASP.NET

Machine Learning, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence in ASP.NET

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The best thing about frameworks is that they provide a common platform for many different programming languages. Same goes for Microsoft’s .NET framework, which is a collection of technical support that empowers both businesses as well as individual users. Covering various programming languages on one platform, the ASP.NET framework makes for an amazing choice as compared to other development models for developing artificial intelligence and machine learning applications. Before on moving to our main topic, let’s look at the basic terminology of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data. Artificial intelligence is a vast subject and cannot be explained in a single...
Pros and Cons of Using Gadgets in Educational Institutions

Pros and Cons of Using Gadgets in Educational Institutions

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High school students often use their devices for purposes which are not related to the learning process. This fact provoked public debate on whether smartphones should be allowed in schools. French MPs even passed a law prohibiting mobile devices in primary and elementary schools. Similar measures have been taken in some US states, as well as in Great Britain and Slovenia. In the German Federal State of Bavaria, a law that prevents schoolchildren from bringing gadgets into the classroom has been in effect since the early 2000s. A study conducted by Japanese scientists revealed that dependence on smartphones creates many problems...
Pet Tech: the Gadgets That You and Your Dog Will Love

Pet Tech: the Gadgets That You and Your Dog Will Love

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In India alone, the pet care industry is set to grow by over 20% by 2022. This bodes well for developers of pet technology, which has been on the rise in recent years. Technology can aid animals in various ways, as well pet parents. From wearable technology to handy gadgets to have in the house, there is something for everyone - including technology focused on health and safety. Controlled Treats and Digital Interaction Something that can help owners and dogs still feel connected when apart for longer than usual is the new Furbo Dog Camera. This smart device has two functions. Firstly, it enables...
Emotional Intelligence in Healthcare (Infographic)

Emotional Intelligence in Healthcare (Infographic)

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Studies show that Emotional Intelligence (EI) plays a significant role in the bedside manner of care providers. What’s more, healthy emotional intelligence fosters trust between medical professionals and patients, and as a result, doctor-patient relationships flourish, resulting in increased patient satisfaction and compliance. This trait is invaluable for medical professionals. Care providers who possess ample emotional intelligence are better equipped to deal with the challenges and stresses experienced when working to heal others. Also, practitioners who possess EI are less inclined to experience stress to the point of burnout. Emotional intelligence is not a new concept. Still, there is a revitalized...
AFRIC@TECH 2019: SANOFI launches 3 health innovation challenges for startups in Africa

AFRIC@TECH 2019: SANOFI launches 3 Health Innovation Challenges for Startups in...

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Following the success of the 2018 edition of VivaTech, the international innovation event that brings together more than 8,000 startups from all over the world, SANOFI will once again be present in Paris in 2019 through Afric@Tech - its dedicated lab that is committed to innovative African startups. On this occasion, SANOFI is launching 3 challenges, which are part of its commitment to support and encourage innovation on the African continent. CHALENGE 1 How to improve the awareness & diagnosis of patients suffering from diabetes? CHALENGE 2 How to improve access to medicines in remote areas from supply chain management to alternative payment...
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Artificial Intelligence: The Next Advancement In Cancer Treatment

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Technology as a whole has gone through rapid changes over the past couple of decades, with new breakthroughs being made every year. One of these more recent technological breakthroughs is the use of artificial intelligence (AI). From predicting our purchasing behaviors through online retailers to asking our smartphones a voice-assisted question, whether we realize it or not, we are interacting with AI systems every day. While these are minor examples of the capabilities of AI, this technology is now being integrated into more important fields, such as healthcare. With AI-equipped supercomputers leading the way in transformative healthcare practices, the discussion has...
Importance of Technology in Healthcare

Importance of Technology in Healthcare

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It is amazing to look backwards and realize that how technology and inventions have made our lives simpler. If someone from 100 years ago visits the present world, they would think that this is a mere dream or a whole another dimension. Same could be said for the advancements in the healthcare sector. Areas like biotechnology, information technology, pharmaceuticals and development of medical devices have made significant contributions improve the health of people all around the world. In this article, we have discussed how technology is shaping the present health industry - Enhanced Research Understanding a disease or its root cause has...
Innovative Construction Technologies of Today: The Future of Creation

5 Innovative Construction Technologies of Today: The Future of Creation

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As technology rises, the evolution of every sector in the world also progresses. Technological advancement creates limitless possibilities making every task better and easier. There are waves of innovations from gadgets to smart homes and appliances that can provide comfort to people.  Now,  tech also influences construction innovations. Innovators continuously create advances in the construction industry. These advancements can enhance and improve the existing materials and techniques used for constructing buildings and other structures. With that mentioned, here are five innovations today that can improve the performance of the construction sector. Self-healing Concrete Concrete is one of the most used components...
Interesting Careers to Explore in Big Data

8 Interesting Careers to Explore in Big Data

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Big data is an unavoidable aspect of business on a global scale. Numerous companies and organizations have decided to devote time to big data research. With an increase in demand for big data experts, a myriad of new careers has arisen. Within them, there is space for many different professions that will only get more sought after. Why is this the case? Well, 63% of all companies have reported failing in big data implementations due to a lack of clarity. If you pick one of these 8 careers, you can easily take up a spot in a reputable company as a...