Entries by Paula Reinman

In Search of Genius Featuring Marconi Chair Vint Cerf

From CBS News. How to account for a “stroke of genius”? How is it that lightbulb-like flashes of inspiration seem to have touched only a handful of people down through the centuries? That’s the question Mo Rocca explores in our Cover Story: Albert Einstein, Madame Curie, and theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, who passed away last […]

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Doubling Wireless Bandwidth: Just the Tip of the Iceberg

By Negar Reiskarimian and Paula Reinman “I have a great respect for incremental improvement, and I’ve done that sort of thing in my life, but I’ve always been attracted to the more revolutionary changes … because they’re harder. They’re much more stressful emotionally. And you usually go through a period where everybody tells you that you’ve […]

Check Out One of the Best Awards You’ve Never Heard Of

Are you jazzed about networking with the people who created the ground-breaking technologies that we all rely on today – like Vint Cerf, Marty Cooper, Len Kleinrock, Brad Parkinson and others? Do you want to be part of a peer group of the most promising networking and communications engineers in the world? Does the credibility […]

Marconi Society Seeks Outstanding Young Researchers for Prestigious Award

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) Young Scholar Award nominations now open for researchers in the Internet and communications Do you know an outstanding young researcher focused on the Internet and communications? Each year the Marconi Society, dedicated to furthering scientific advancements in the Internet and communications that significantly benefit humankind, searches the world for a diverse […]

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The Road Ahead for Wireless Technology: Dreams and Challenges

By Andrea Goldsmith What does the future of wireless look like? The next generation of wireless networks – 5G and beyond – will support ubiquitous communications between people and devices, including devices we cannot even envision today. These networks will have much better reach, reliability, and performance than today’s networks and will support new applications […]

Connecting the Next Billion: How Artificial Intelligence Can Help

Amazing conversations happen when Marconi Society Chair and Google Chief Internet Evangelist Vint Cerf gets together with Nokia Bell Labs President Marcus Weldon. Their discussion about using artificial intelligence (AI) to connect the next billion people to the Internet is no exception. Here’s the backdrop: Roughly 60% of the world’s population does not have access […]