The top stories on WRAL Techwire include stories about Fidelity Investments, the Morehead Planetarium at UNC, LaunchBio in Durham and the Triangle's first Augmented Reality mural in downtown Raleigh. The conversation teaser is with the winner of the Google for Entrepreneurs Exchange: Black Founders pitch event and the team takes a deep dive into what was going on during Kanye's recent visit to the White House and how that could change the music industry for the artist and the consumer.
In our recent conversation with the executive director of NC RIoT Tom Snyder and program director Rachael Meleney, WRAL.com Marketing Manager Laura Blake dives into NC RIoT's mission, vision and history.
The first country-wide push alert from the president's office was sent Thursday and the team kicks off the show talking about the implications, the benefits and the challenges that may arise from a new direct line of communication from the executive branch of government to the people.
The Tech on Tap team dives into WRAL's latest documentary, Connecting the Bots, and talk about the idea of making your career future proof and what professions they would be OK having a robot substitute a human.
Alicia Park talks Tech Girlz, a non-profit organization based out of Philadelphia focused on exposing young women to careers and opportunities in tech by partnering with volunteers from the business community.
The Tech on Tap team tackles the expansion of fiber in the Triangle, North Carolina's newest billionaire, male contraceptive pills, Elon Musk vision for humanity and Tek Mountain's 3rd annual Summer Bash in Wilmington.
Infinia ML CEO Robbie Allen delves into the use cases and the ethical hurdles that can arise with artificial intelligence, and whether or not we are getting close to the fears realized in sci-fi films with mindful and sentient technology.
Jason, Michael and Laura talk about the top stories on tap, the latest news from Amazon HQ2, and tease a new conversation with Robbie Allen of Infinia ML. The deep dive for the week is centered around privacy issues with Facebook and privacy safeguards announced by Apple at WWDC.