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Techbeat: Drone threats

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Tuesday, January 8th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: troublesome drones. 

Techbeat: Chinese technology developments

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, December 13th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. China’s pursuit of new scientific frontiers is coming fast and furious.

Ethical issues with AI

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, November 13th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Think about all the little decisions you make when driving.

Washington Wednesday: Voting technology

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Wednesday, October 10th, 2018. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up on The World and Everything in It: Washington Wednesday.

Techbeat: 5G debut

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: the latest in wireless tech.

Techbeat: School surveillance

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, September 18th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Students headed back to school this year are more likely than ever to be assigned a device of some kind by the school district. It...

Techbeat: Hearables technology

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 23rd. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: hearing technology. Maybe you’re listening to us today on wireless earbuds.

Techbeat: Medical technology

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, August 9th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. We live in a time where the pace of technological advancement seems almost overwhelming. From consumer products to transportation to information and communication—tech change touches every...

Facial recognition

MARY REICHARD, HOST: First up, the uniqueness of the human face. It is as unique to you as your fingerprint, not to mention a lot easier to pick out of a crowd. And because pictures of us are easy to take and already exist in online databases, it’s become an important tool for law enforcement. NICK EICHER,...

Techbeat: AI debating techniques

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, June 28th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Over the years, IBM has made some spectacular strides in advancing the frontiers of artificial intelligence. You might recall that IBM’s Deep Blue system defeated...