Category: Technology

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama called on the Senate Tuesday to extend key Patriot Act provisions before they expire five days from now, including the government’s ability to search Americans’ phone records. “This needs to get done,” he told reporters in the Oval Office. “It’s necessary to keep the American people safe and secure.”…

Free web surveys capture customer data

By Frank Iacono Guest Columnist As people mature and change occupations, industries, and personal preferences they look for specific products and services that meet their shifting needs. Understanding this evolution and implementing ways to capture and correlate this quantifiable information will prove invaluable to your strategic product planning and overall marketing initiatives. How to capture…

Wearable exoskeleton helps children to walk at duPont Hospital’s pediatric engineering lab

By Christi Milligan It’s a long walk from the light-filled atrium of Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children’s new expansion to the east wing that houses the Pediatric Engineering Research Laboratory (PERL). It’s a distance marked by dimming overheads, manual doors, and gilded, framed artwork notably different from the hospital’s celebrated, modern additions. But in…