Technology

April 04, 2019

The Starkey Livio AI is the first hearing aid to introduce multiple sensors. These sensors mean that the hearing aid can track your daily activity such as how many steps you take, along with other features like fall detection and social engagement.

December 09, 2018

Many experts predict that the emerging 5G wireless technology will revolutionize the world's economy. They say it holds the key to a smarter, more efficient, more connected and much wealthier world. But a recent congressional report outlines how China plans to use the transition to 5G and its access to billions of networked electronic devices for intelligence-gathering, sabotage and business deals. As VOA's Jela de Franceschi reports, China's aim is to put an end to US high-tech pre-eminence.

November 25, 2018

Achin Bhowmik, CTO at Starkey Hearing Technologies, talks about redefining what a hearing aid is using sensors and AI, enhancing machine perception to augment the human experience.

November 25, 2018

Tonya Hall and Dr. Achin Bhowmik, chief technology officer and executive vice president of engineering at Starkey Hearing Technologies, discuss the future of wearable and perceptual computing.

October 11, 2018

Developed in the lab of Yale's Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio, NASA-inspired robotic skins enable users to turn soft objects - a stuffed animal or a foam tube, for instance - into robots.

August 12, 2018

Anduril Industries Chairman Trae Stephens on the U.S. tech sector pushing back against the Pentagon.

August 01, 2018

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on the department's efforts to build up America's cyber security infrastructure and President Trump's push for a border wall.

July 27, 2018

With more than one million international students studying in the United States, some worry that intellectual property developed here is being stolen. NBC’s senior investigative correspondent Cynthia McFadden travels to China and to Duke University to investigate a case where a professor, who invented special invisibility technology, learned his Chinese grad student walked out the door with his research.

May 20, 2018

Interview of Jerry Glenn by Dr. Ronnie Lowenstein, ASTRA’s Senior Advisor and Futurist.

April 01, 2018

Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-N.C.) on efforts to shield U.S. technology from China.

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