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Straight Out of Sci-Fi, Shakey Was the First Mobile Robot Built With AI

The 45-year old bot is now an IEEE Milestone

16 February 2017
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Timeline: The Evolution of the LED

13 February 2017
How light-emitting diodes moved forward during the past 40 years

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A Review of the Award-Winning Hidden Figures

23 January 2017
Racial segregation inside NASA during the 1960s didn’t hold back the aspirations of three female African-American mathematicians

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Timeline: The Evolution of the Photovoltaic Cell

6 January 2017
How solar photocell technologies have advanced during the past 40 years

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The Masterpiece Behind the Music in A Clockwork Orange

8 December 2016
It was the first film to use Dolby A, a noise-reduction sound system developed by IEEE Life Fellow Ray Dolby

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Groundbreaking Weston Instruments Recognized With an IEEE Milestone

7 November 2016
The first portable voltmeter and a shunt for measuring large currents were honored

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Dadda Multiplier Named an IEEE Milestone

11 October 2016
The 1965 invention significantly reduced the time it took processors to do arithmetic

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Germany’s First Radio Broadcast Receives an IEEE Milestone

24 August 2016
A live instrumental Christmas concert was transmitted in 1920

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IEEE Milestone Honors the Electrification of New York’s Grand Central Terminal

22 July 2016
The project introduced innovative locomotive designs

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The Jacquard Loom: A Driver of the Industrial Revolution

18 July 2016
It automated weaving and inspired punch-card computers

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