Innovation & Technology

Alicia Clara Rojas On Interning at Amazon Web Services

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hello Alicia shares her experience as an intern at AWS and its takeaways. She is carrying out her internship online due to the pandemic. Apart…

Bachelor in Architectural Studies students answer your questions

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hello IE University alum, Jose María Casado and fifth-year student, Haitam Daoudi, answer commonly asked questions about the Bachelor in Architectural Studies program.

How to use Zoom: 10 tips and tricks

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hello As many companies and institutions have transitioned to virtual meetings, we’ve all become familiar with Zoom, Google Meet, and other video-conferencing tools. 

Find out what it takes to be a student in the Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media

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hello IE University students, Anabela Morey and Gal Benzadon, answer some of the most frequently asked questions from incoming Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media students.

A student with an eye on the future, determined to enjoy the present.

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hello The Dual Degree in Philosophy, Politics, Law & Economics + Data and Business Analytics demands critical thinking, strong analytical skills and an understanding of complex social issues.

Information overload: how technology is changing the world

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hello Information is everywhere. From smartphones to surveillance cameras, we are surrounded by data and knowledge. We can discover the answer to any question with a quick Google search and our daily online activity constantly contributed to this mountain of data.

Success in the information age—five tips for a flourishing company

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hello Whatever sector your business operates in, the disruption of the information age will have a profound effect on it. No field has been untouched by digital transformation, and the new ways of thinking and working that this new world has introduced.

The dynamic knowledge economy: Shifting industries and technologies

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hello The way we learn and work today looks nothing like how our parents or grandparents did. Most of us don’t go to university to study one isolated subject, and very few go to work and do the same task over and over again for their whole lives.

IE Library tools: staying ahead of the pack

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hello The IE Library capitalizes on cutting-edge technology to support the whole IE Community. It provides online resources that give our students the best professional opportunities, while doubling as a research hub. Thanks to the IE Library, our whole community is equipped with all the tools they need to stay ahead of the pack.

How Smart Sustainable Cities Are Blazing the Trail to a Better Future

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hello Today, the world’s cities are more bustling than ever. But with a growing global population and the urgency of climate change, it’s no longer enough to just survive; we want to thrive.

Read about how Marta Galvez continues learning through online classes

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hello At IE University, we’ve decided not to let this pandemic halt our students’ education. One of our students shares her experience during lockdown.

The best online video conferencing tools—stay connected, keep working

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hello Online video conferencing is not just the future, it’s the present for many businesses, educational and governmental institutions, and even friends and families.

Online classes through the eyes of professor Dennis Neiman

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hello Over the last few weeks, our professors at IE University have had to undergo rapid change and start adjusting to online teaching so that students don’t miss out on their education

The six best apps for online working

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hello At first, studying online sounds like a primarily solo activity. After all, you can do it from the comfort of your home, without stepping foot inside a library or classroom. But online learning still involves being in classes with other people, working alongside them, and, at times, collaborating on group projects.

Achieving a perfect work-life balance: advice for the remote worker

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hello With the current global situation, working from home has quickly become a reality for a large number of people. But even under more normal circumstances, remote working is on the rise, giving people the flexibility to travel, connect with teams from around the world or spend more time with their family.

Online classes: a professor’s perspective

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hello Jessie Brechin is the Marketing and Business Development Director at VeraContent, a company that helps brands reach multilingual, international audiences. She teaches Branded Content to students of the Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media.

Online education: eight reasons why it’s the way forward

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hello Online teaching makes use of digital tools and software to allow teachers and students to connect remotely, continuing the classroom experience in a virtual space.

Can computer algorithms really detect cancer?

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hello Make no mistake, algorithms are everywhere. From dating websites to policing and credit checks, these well-defined sets of computer-implementable instructions form an ubiquitous part of our everyday lives.

Discover Gal Benzadon's experience with our online classes

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hello My name is Gal Benzadon and I’m a third-year Bachelor in Communication and Digital Media student. I’m going to tell you a little about my experience as a university student during the coronavirus outbreak.

Design in today’s world: More than a pretty face

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hello It’s no longer enough for designers to simply be good at art. Design is becoming a more generalist profession, with an increasing demand for versatile and well-rounded individuals

What are the advantages of the sharing economy?

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hello If you need it, someone’s got it. By bringing communities closer through online platforms and networks, the sharing economy is changing the way we work and shop.

The role of responsible recycling in design

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hello Below, two students share their experience with us, outlining the all-too-often neglected yet increasingly important role of responsible recycling in design. Tell us a…

The pursuit of happiness—and its economic benefits

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hello It may seem obvious to say that everyone wants to be happy. Happiness, though, is not something that’s the same for all of us. Do you measure your happiness by how much money’s in the bank? Perhaps it’s how much power you hold over others. Possibly it’s more altruistic, like how much good you can do for society. The answers will vary considerably, especially when cultural and personality differences are taken into account.

AI enhances performance, without replacing us

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hello Artificial intelligence can improve our work without putting jobs on the line

Digitalizing the legal sector

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hello New technology and innovation are changing the way companies and organizations operate all around the world. Like all industries, the legal sector is facing the impact of the fourth industrial revolution.

The Viz Competition

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hello This competition, along with the numerous practical initiatives created by IE University, is one of the many examples of how our academic offering goes beyond the four walls of a classroom.

UN Cybersecurity Challenge: Countering Digital Terrorism

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hello As cyber-attacks and data breaches become more and more common, companies and organizations have identified the need to invest in sharp, young cyber guardians to protect their digital assets.

Student-led presentation Never Get Lost in Random Forest is a success

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hello They say that the best way to know if you truly understand something is to successfully teach it to others.

Carlos Marquerie explains the Bachelor in Computer Science and AI

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hello Carlos Marquerie is the Director of the Bachelor in Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence at IE University’s School of Human Sciences & Technology.

Government data: Untapped potential for social progress

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hello The digital revolution has put data at center stage. Data analysis has allowed businesses to provide a more customer-centric service, transforming the way modern companies operate and drastically improving the experience for everyone involved.

Data and Business Analytics students presentation on Cohen’s kappa is a hit

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hello Below, Joaquín Maroto, Qiji Xiang, and Ryan Daher tell us a bit more about their project on Cohen’s Kappa Coefficient.

Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics Speaker Series

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hello Read on to discover more about Rocío González, Camila Barbagallo, and Paula García’s project on Bartlett’s test of sphericity.

5 career pathways with a Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

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hello One of the ways we help students land their dream jobs is by giving them the opportunity to do an internship in top multinational companies.

Brand new jobs you can get with a degree in Data Analytics

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hello Data science is one of IEU’s most eminent bachelor programs.

Data is the current and future source of competitive advantage

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hello Data provides businesses with endless, exciting opportunities to grow and outperform their biggest, baddest enemies.

The MediaLab: A space for audiovisual talent

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hello At IE University’s MediaLab, students learn to how to plan, produce, and broadcast multimedia materials.

The value of data in business decision-making

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hello Embracing the power of big data and technology is an essential investment in the twenty-first century. It allows businesses to gather insights and uncover trends so that they can make the best business decisions and save money at the same time.

Why creative thinking is so important in data science

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hello Creativity in data science can be seen in anything from innovative modeling, thinking up original ways to collect data, developing new tools, and being able to visualize data process a few years down the line.

Juergen Foecking discusses the merging of tech and economics

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hello Juergen Foecking, who’s currently working at the Institutional Relations European Parliament Office in Spain, explains how technology is impacting economics.

Nuria Pesquera paints a picture of 21st-century economics

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hello Nuria Pesquera, Director of Behavioral Economics at BBVA, shares her thoughts on the economics of the twenty-first century and the skills you need to stay ahead in the industry.

Professor Gómez explains the role of data in today’s economy

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hello Juan Pedro Gómez, Finance Professor at IE University, gives us some insight on how data is used in economics.

Lara de Mesa explains the relevance of economics today

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hello Lara de Mesa, Head of Responsible Banking at Banco Santander, shares her view on economics’ role in the modern world.

Career Bootcamp: Finance & Consulting for IE University students

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hello We have great industry experts teaching these bootcamps, which gives our students an outstanding experience and preparation for upcoming job or internship opportunities in these areas.

Stopping the spread of fake news with behavioral sciences

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hello Behavioral sciences are showing great promise as the answer to such a nuanced and widespread problem. What remains to be seen is how much of an effect it can have in the long term.

How behavioral science can help influence our decisions

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hello If someone said you were predictably irrational, would you take offense? It may sound like a strange insult, but some businesses have outperformed their competitors by 85% in sales because of it.

Humans and technology: breaking down giant data sets together

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hello Data is one of the main drivers of economic growth in the digital era. When properly harnessed, it can represent the main source of many companies’ revenue, generating thousands of dollars of income.

When machines meet the human brain, what happens?

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hello How can a human-machine collaboration be designed so that it is meaningful? How can it protect and help the vulnerable? And, most significantly, who would fund these systems and therefore set their agenda? These are the issues that must be tackled head-on from the next generation of tech change-makers.

Is digital multitasking good for us?

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hello We know for certain that nothing is black and white, and that with time we will continue to discover more about how we interact with technology, helping us take control and make the best use of innovative digital resources.

How significant is the influence of technology on humans?

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hello We spend an increasing amount of time online. Work, play, and everything in between can be done with a wireless router and a laptop. For many, our quick adjustment to this life-changing invention is a little unsettling. But is it really that bad?

AI in the classroom: how artificial intelligence is changing law students’ day-to-day lives

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hello It’s clear that the law industry is undergoing a fundamental shift in the way firms work, with AI and machine learning leading the way for workflow and process optimization.

Teaching a machine to think like a human

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hello There is an exciting future ahead for machine learning and with more breakthroughs in algorithms, we’ll soon begin to see it having an effect on our lives.

How machine learning helps brands identify the best customers

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hello AI and machine learning are helping the top minds in marketing as they drive the performance of forward-thinking brands, and target the customers.

How a deeper knowledge of human behavior is shaping organizations

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hello Humans are complicated animals. Getting to the bottom of why we do the things we do, what drives our desires, and our strategy for…

From info to insights: transforming data into success

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hello Ninety percent of existing data was generated in the last two years. Sure, much of it came from cute cat videos shared online, snaps…

How to use AI machine learning for brand sentiment analysis

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hello Brand sentiment analysis lets companies know exactly what they’re doing that is beneficial to their brand, and what they’re doing that’s impeding growth.

How advertisers gain insight into consumers’ emotions

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hello Gaining insight into consumers’ emotions is essential in producing a marketing campaign that effectively engages with the target.

6 hot jobs you can land with a Bachelor in Computer Science & AI

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hello Here are six of the hottest jobs you can find when you graduate from IE University’s Bachelor in Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence.

How companies will use artificial intelligence to know you better

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hello How well do you think you know yourself? Better than your friends? What about your family? Do they know you better than you know yourself?

IE University launches the Bachelor in Computer Science and Ai

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hello This program focuses not only on teaching the hard skills students need in tech, but also on cultivating an innovative mindset.

5 ways a Bachelor in Computer Science & AI helps you stand out

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hello There are a lot of reasons to study computer science and artificial intelligence. You’re probably familiar with them all.

The impact of economics in the digital era

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hello There is a new reality in economics. The digital era has reshaped the way economics impacts our governments, corporations and society.

Learn about the Dual Degree in PLE & Data and Business Analytics

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hello We checked in with Rafif Srour, Academic Director at IE University, who gave us the lowdown on the Dual Degree in PLE & Data and Business Analytics.

Learn about the Bachelor in Information Systems Management

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hello The Bachelor in Information Systems Management is an innovative program, seeking individuals who are ready to ignite their passion for technology.

The perks of being a Data & Business Analytics student

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hello Are you ready to become part of the next generation of data-driven experts that will redefine businesses and societies?

5 reasons to pursue a Dual Degree in Business + Data Analytics

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hello If you’re keen on entering an engaging profession and gaining skills that will help you drive innovation in a rapidly changing world, a Dual Degree in Business Administration + Data and Business Analytics from IE University is the perfect program for you

The best jobs of 2018 are in Data Science

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hello 2012 was a good year for data scientists. Harvard Business Review published an article titled “Data Scientist: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century”.

Martina participates at the 5th Crowdsourcing Global Conference

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hello Martina from Quito, Ecuador shares her experience at IE University with us

Catharina participates at the Crowdsourcing Global Conference

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hello Catharina Doria, a second-year Communication and Digital Media student, has been selected to participate in the 25 Under 25 Young Achievers Program at the 5th Crowdsourcing Global Conference in Washington, D.C. this October. Annually, only 25 individuals from around the world under the age of 25 are selected.

Coral Taylor @ Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2018

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hello Coral shares her experience at the recruitment event Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2018.

Behavior and Social Sciences with Jessica Tollette

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hello Jessica Tollette tells us about this bachelor’s program, the topics it covers, and job prospects for students who graduate with this degree.

Data and Business Analytics with Rafif Srour Daher

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hello The Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics is a brand new undergraduate program at IE University that allows students use the latest data analytics tools.

Disruptive Tech Week: Food for Thought on Artificial Intelligence

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hello The week consisted of four conferences, centered around specific movies that presented topics of interest for students and professionals to discuss, including Artificial Intelligence. Learn more about the views on AI and the legal sector.

The IBA Young Lawyer Training Course at IE Law School

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hello The Young Lawyer Training Course presents a great opportunity for professional lawyers and law students to develop and enhance the skills necessary to thrive in the 21st-century global workplace.

A Talk by Dr Norberto Andrade from Facebook: Policy, Privacy & Ai

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hello Dr. Norberto Andrade, Privacy and Public Policy Manager for Facebook gave a talk to our students from the bachelor’s and master’s programs about policy, privacy and artificial intelligence (AI).

IEU Bachelor of Laws Students Take Part in the LWOW KickOff Event

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hello Students from the IE Law School began their journey in the Law Without Walls (LWOW) competition in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

The scoop on IEU's Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

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hello IE University has handcrafted its Bachelor in Data Science to keep up with the growing demand for data science education.

Should we be afraid of big data?

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hello How does technology know so much? The answer lies in big data.  

Data and Business Analytics trends to watch

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hello Employers are on the lookout for unique and creative communicators equipped with strong problem-solving and teamwork skills.

What makes data & business analytics one of the sexiest careers?

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hello In October 2012, an article written in the Harvard Business Review claimed that data scientist would be the sexiest job of the 21st century.

Become a Data and Business Analyst at IE University

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hello Data is the most important asset an organization possesses and, if used well, it can allow leaders to make important and impactful decisions.

The Power of Millions joined by Technology

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hello Human computation combines the power of information processing systems and biological brains to solve problems.

The new technology shaping the future of retail

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hello Technological innovation such as VR and sensory marketing are impacting our decisions on what to buy, presenting both opportunities and challenges for the future of retail.

Will black box technology make the future safer?

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hello Telematic car insurance offers business opportunities to a new generation, but some fear a slippery slope toward big data discrimination

How technology is shaping the future of design

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hello When it is so hard to keep up with technological potential, it is vital to know why something should be built in the first place.

Journalist Roger Cohen visits IE University

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hello On February 21st, IE University was honored to host world-renowned journalist Roger Cohen, who spoke to our Bachelor of International Relations students.

Augmented reality is already a way of life

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hello From shopping to computing, experts say the futuristic technology could be revolutionary in impact. Augmented reality is the digital space where technology overlaps with reality.

Technology and innovation: A healthcare revolution

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hello Technology is a powerful force that affects all businesses, regardless of their size or the industry they belong to.

Emerging careers: What is a Big Data scientist?

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hello A Big Data scientist is someone with the a set of tech skills, including coding, statistics, machine learning, database management and others.

Technologies that will change the world: Mixed Reality

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hello Some of the hottest startups received record levels of investment in 2016 to develop virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technology.

The Internet of Things and how it will impact education

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hello A recent report from Grand View shows that the market size was valued at USD 605.69 billion in 2014 and is expected to grow in the upcoming years.

Technologies that will change the world: Artificial intelligence

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hello We published our first article in the series about technologies that will change the world, on the topic of virtual, augmented, and mixed reality.