Technology

Mission aviation safety

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It:   A plane crash last month near Deer Park, Washington that killed two Moody Bible Institute Aviation students as well as their flight instructor.

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...

Techbeat: Electronic health records

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, June 21st. 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. Nowadays, when you visit your doctor, it’s likely he or she will have an iPad handy with your medical records on it. Or maybe refer...

Techbeat: Deepfake videos

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: Manipulated videos.

Techbeat: Electric planes

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, May 17th. 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. If you’re planning a trip of less than 500 miles, you’ll probably opt to drive, rather than fly. Sure, driving can be stressful, but at least...

Techbeat: Smart baseballs

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is tax day in America, Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, the last tax day for the old tax code.

Hot-running computers as heating source

NICK EICHER, HOST: Next up on The World and Everything in It … Warming your house with your laptop? It’s not as crazy as it sounds.