As the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies advances digital transformation, AI continues to be top of mind for a variety of stakeholders worldwide, from start-ups to AI experts in large industry, academia, research and regulatory.
A well-known actress from the 1930s and 1940s, Hedy Lamarr is also an accomplished scientist. As a scientist, she helped develop spread-spectrum techniques that are now incorporated into Bluetooth technology.
The celebration of the International Day of Radiology on November 8 coincides with the anniversary of Wilhelm Röntgen’s discovery of x-rays in 1895. The International Day of Radiology promotes the role of medical imaging in healthcare.
The vital role of standards in promoting product quality and international trade was the theme of the recent China Yiwu International Commodities Fair. Dennis Chew, the Director of the IEC Asia-Pacific Regional Centre, was among those taking part.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around 466 million people worldwide have disabling hearing loss. It may result from genetic causes, complications at birth, certain infectious diseases, chronic ear infections, the use of particular drugs, exposure to excessive noise
IEC and ISO Joint Technical Committee (ISO/IEC JTC 1) for information technology began its week-long meeting in New Delhi. Around 90 country delegates and chairs of JTC 1 subcommittees will discuss their work programmes for the development of international standards for ICT.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around 422 million people in the world suffer from diabetes. It is a chronic, metabolic disease characterized by high levels of blood sugar, which can lead over time to serious damage to the heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys and ne