Articles for October 2015

Moving the Internet of Things Closer to Reality

5 October 2015
A forum in Milan will explore its evolution and its potential impact from many points of view

Should Autonomous Weapons Be Banned?

7 October 2015
Leading technologists have signed an open letter seeking to stop their development

Robotics Expert Builds Bots to Be Caregivers

6 October 2015
They are designed for people with Autism, the elderly, and others who could use a helping hand

Celebrating World Standards Day

8 October 2015
IEEE’s role in enabling the world to connect and communicate

Ralph Baer’s Brown Box Is Named an IEEE Milestone

1 October 2015
Released as the Magnavox Odyssey, the interactive home video game system paved the way for today’s popular consoles

The Engineering Inside Theme Parks

9 October 2015
An insider’s view of the control systems that run attractions at Disneyland and other parks

College Club Helps its Members Break Into the Amusement Park Industry

9 October 2015
Purdue University students turn their passion for thrills into a learning experience

IEEE Launches a Suite of Financial Planning Tools

13 October 2015
A new member benefit offers access to financial advisors and free resources on retirement and saving for college

The Real Reason Why ‘Yelp for People’ Won’t Succeed

9 October 2015
The new Peeple app has caused an uproar and it hasn’t even launched

Achievements: October 2015

26 October 2015
Several IEEE members have been recognized for appointments and awards

In Memoriam: October 2015

28 October 2015
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

Members Celebrate IEEE Day With Free Admission to the Intrepid Museum

14 October 2015
Hundreds visited the sea, air, and space museum in New York City

Five Tech Advances That Will Disrupt Today’s Businesses

27 October 2015
Companies have no choice but to adapt

Data Privacy at the Forefront of IEEE Tel Aviv Forum on the Internet

23 October 2015
Leading Israeli policymakers, technologists, legal experts, and academics discuss possible solutions Makeover Garners Big Boost in Viewership

19 October 2015
Upgraded player makes it easier to watch on mobile devices and share on social networks, as well as embed videos

What to Consider When Planning Your Estate

22 October 2015
The IEEE Foundation encourages members to keep a digital record of their financial assets

The Drivers Behind IEEE Collabratec

23 October 2015
Volunteers are leveraging the new online platform for their groups

What’s Next for IEEE’s Honor Society

15 October 2015
As it celebrates its fifth anniversary, IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu focuses on career development and growth

IEEE Foundation Funds Uganda’s First Hub for Innovation

12 October 2015
The Science, Technology, and Innovation management platform is an EPICS in IEEE program

Medtronics Founder Earl Bakken's Secrets of Corporate Success

29 October 2015
Six tenets guide the billion-dollar medical technology developer's strategy

The Perks of Becoming a Senior Member

2 October 2015
What you need to know to move up to this next level of membership

IEEE Foundation Funds Local Humanitarian Projects Led by Students

12 October 2015
Grants will help the EPICS in IEEE program expand

Karen Bartleson Is IEEE’s 2016 President-Elect

16 October 2015
She will lead the organization as president in 2017

IEEE to Kick off Ethics and Compliance Training

16 October 2015
Conflict of interest, data privacy, and harassment are some of the topics to be covered

Today is World Standards Day

14 October 2015
This video showcases IEEE's role in advancing global technologies

Improvements to vTools Make Volunteers’ Tasks Even Easier

8 October 2015
Two recommendations from Sections Congress 2014 to improve the suite of programs see progress

Shaping IEEE's Future

21 October 2015
Strategic planning committee continues efforts to build the IEEE of tomorrow