tech at work
January 4, 2019
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In this weekly newsletter, we feature some of the ways tech innovations are making our lives better and our economy stronger.
This week, see how technology is giving people a head start when an earthquake occurs, helping diagnose complex diseases sooner, and making our streets safer. Those stories and more below.
What we're reading
How We Put AI to Work in 2018 | Microsoft
Driving Social Impact for the Long Term | Comcast
The Power of Connection Among Parents of Medically Complex Children | Dell Technologies
Uber Joins Crime Stoppers to Add More Eyes and Tips to Jacksonville Crime Fighting | The Florida Times-Union
Julie Sweet of Accenture Could See Her Future. So She Quit Her Job. | New York Times
What we're watching
John Chambers on 'Bloomberg Studio 1.0' | Bloomberg