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Abbott: Heart Tech Gives Second Chance at Life

Originally Published by Abbott. Advances in heart technology are helping people lead longer lives without a transplant. In a strange way, getting robbed at gunpoint saved Tyrone Morris’s life. The scare eventually led to the discovery that Morris was living with congestive heart failure. Morris was just 38 years old,…

AT&T: 25 Years Later, You Will

Originally Published by AT&T. Twenty-five years ago, we dared people to imagine a world where you could take a meeting from the beach, talk to someone through your watch, and even get directions from your car’s dashboard. Today, these possibilities are realities. For the 25th anniversary of our “You Will”…

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Scientists Name Abbott a Top Workplace

Originally Published by Abbott. What do scientists at Abbott do They create tiny, life-saving devices for baby’s hearts, seek out neurons that cause Parkinson’s and develop tests for Zika. They invent wearable sensors that eliminate the need for painful fingerpricks for people with diabetes. They drive breakthroughs in infant formula…

General Motors Supports Baltimore Students Moving at Full STEAM Toward Tech Careers

Approximately 100 Baltimore high school students took a conceptual journey to Wakanda during the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 48th Annual Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. The “Wakanda Design Challenge,” named after the fictional country located in Sub-Saharan Africa in Marvel’s blockbuster film “Black Panther,” gave Pathways in Technology Early College…

Apple's Leaders 'Presently Fail' to Represent Diversity: Shareholders

Apple’s shareholders this month will vote to try and increase diversity within management, a proposal being pushed by its major investors. Despite conclusive data showing that diversity in management is critical for a company’s performance, Apple’s management says the proposed policy is “not necessary.” The annual shareholders meeting on Feb….