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Marconi Society Coronavirus and Our Connected World
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It Will Come Down to Critical Thinking and Preparation

By Vint Cerf 2020 will go down in history as a time when "sufficient" and "necessary" became confused. The extreme response in China ultimately had the desired effect of reducing new cases of COVID-19. In the US, the response was…
Marconi Society Coronavirus and Our Connected World
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Connected Medicine In the Age of Pandemics

By Arogyaswami Paulraj The COVID-19 pandemic will be a major social and economic disruption, but certainly not on the scale of World War I or II. While the broader impact of current pandemic should abate in two to three years, we…
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A New Era of Data Gathering and Analysis

By Leonard Kleinrock Leonard Kleinrock is a pioneer in computer networking and communications, creating fundamental mathematical models of packet switching, which is the technology underpinning the Internet. Kleinrock has been…
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A New Normal for Personal Contact

By Martin Cooper Martin Cooper developed the concept of the handheld portable phone and led the team at Motorola that created the wireless industry. Cooper is the recipient of the Marconi Prize, the National Academy of Engineering…
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From National to Global Security?

By Martin Hellman Martin E. Hellman co-invented public-key cryptography which is used to protect privacy on the Internet, assure the integrity of digital content and enable fundamental security off and online. Hellman has received…
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Ten Engineers Behind The Technologies We Depend On Share Their Views

By Vinton Cerf, Marconi Society Chair, Recipient with Robert E. Kahn of the Marconi Prize, the A.M. Turing Award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Japan Prize and the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for their technical contributions…

Bound and Bricked: New Brand of Innovation Bridges Science and Engineering

More earth-like than any other planet in the solar system, Mars will almost certainly be inhabited by humans in the future. “Humans will absolutely be on Mars,” said NASA chief scientist Jim Green in USA TODAY. “And the first person…
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An App that Can Detect Distress Speech and Trigger SOS

Dinesh C Sharma New Delhi | Updated on October 21, 2019 Published on October 21, 2019 Link to original article. Just imagine a smartphone app that can ‘listen’ to distress calls and automatically trigger an alert to your home or…
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Marconi Society's Celestini Program Recognizes Indian Students Tackling Women's Safety & Air Pollution

Bangalore, Karnataka, New Delhi, Delhi, India  The Marconi Society, dedicated to celebrating, inspiring and connecting the innovators building tomorrow’s digitally inclusive world, has awarded top prizes to students in India who crafted…
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Physical Behavior Analysis – Estimating Crowds and Movements in GPS-Denied Environments

By Stefania Bartoletti It may feel like you are always on the grid and your location is constantly broadcast by some GPS device or another. In reality, we are often in environments, including buildings and parking lots, where GPS works poorly…