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Tech History

IEEE Honors Japanese Radio Astronomy Telescope That Discovered a Black Hole

21 November 2018
The device was the largest of its kind when it was built

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Tech History

The MRI and the French Transatlantic Telegraph Cable of 1898 Honored With IEEE Milestones

16 November 2018
The technologies changed medical diagnosis and communications

Photo: Medtronic

Members

Remembering Earl Bakken, Inventor of the First Wearable, Battery-Powered Pacemaker

5 November 2018
The IEEE Life Fellow co-founded the medical device company, Medtronic

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Tech History

The Prohibition-era Origins of the Police Radio

12 September 2018
A crime wave fueled the development of one- and two-way radios

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Tech History

Shockley’s Historic Semiconductor Laboratory Honored With Two IEEE Milestones

24 August 2018
The first attempt to automate the manufacture of diffused silicon transistors and pioneering work by Gordon Moore happened at the Silicon Valley location

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Tech History

How Oceanic Engineering Has Evolved Since 1983

10 July 2018
The IEEE group dedicated to advancing the field was named a society 35 years ago

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Resources

Calendar: June–August 2018

6 June 2018
A look at upcoming IEEE events

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Blog

IEEE Ethics: Significant Milestones Over the Past 40 Years

30 May 2018
Accomplishments included committees, an award, and a hotline

Photo: Kathy Herring Hayashi

Blog

How I Discovered IEEE While Stuck on a Bus in Rush-Hour Traffic

13 April 2018
A casual conversation with two volunteers led to my involvement in the organization

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Tech History

Honolulu’s Iolani Palace Paved the Way for Electricity in Hawaii

2 April 2018
The city's electrification began in 1886 with lights installed on the estate’s grounds