Articles for December 2017


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Immerse Yourself in New Worlds With Augmented and Virtual Reality

14 December 2017
IEEE Transmitter features ways the technologies can be used to explore outer space and to treat medical conditions

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Jaundice-Detection App Can Help Diagnose Serious Diseases

11 December 2017
BiliScreen analyzes adults’ selfies to detect liver problems

Photo: Sean McCabe

Special Report: Young Professionals

15 December 2017
Special Report: Young Professionals

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Software Patents: An Inventor’s Perspective

13 December 2017
Protecting intellectual property benefits not only the developer but also society

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Four Takeaways From the First IEEE Greening Through ICT Summit

15 December 2017
The event focused on achieving sustainability through information and communications technology

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Pioneer of Human-Machine Interaction Says AI Will Not Replace Workers

7 December 2017
How the technology can empower people, not oust them

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The Institute’s 10 Most Popular Articles of 2017

13 December 2017
H-1B visas and automation eliminating jobs are among the hot topics

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For Jim Prendergast, Keeping IEEE Relevant Was Key

14 December 2017
Executive director reflects on his accomplishments as he prepares to retire

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How Female Entrepreneurs Can Get Funding for Their Startups

6 December 2017
True Wealth Ventures founder shares ways to overcome challenges

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IEEE SIGHT Celebrates Five Years of Humanitarian Efforts

12 December 2017
Projects include improving health care for newborns and life-saving technologies for deep-sea fishermen

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IEEE Eta Kappa Nu’s Revamped Website Aims to Get Its Members More Involved

7 December 2017
It’s easier to find the honor society’s chapters and learn about its resources

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Flavia Dinca: Helping Busy Members Get Involved With IEEE

4 December 2017
She’s spearheading an effort to promote flexible volunteering options

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Seven IEEE Members Who are Reshaping the Young Professionals Program

8 December 2017
Meet the diverse group of leaders striving to keep the organization relevant

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Young Professionals Say Career Development Programs Are Top Priority

5 December 2017
Most who join IEEE after graduation rely on the organization for support

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Three Ways to Get Ahead In Your Engineering Career

8 December 2017
How to advance when you’re feeling stuck