First for software, agile is a boon to manufacturing

First for software, agile is a boon to manufacturing

The company as a team focused on solving the most challenging problems in the initial design phase with Sprints and then moved to smaller groups for detailed design efforts. They used quick response loops in simulation and testing to improve the design before going into production. This focus on agile development and production helped Zipline…

Competitive e-cycling on Zwift lets you be a champion from your apartment

Competitive e-cycling on Zwift lets you be a champion from your apartment

To support MIT Technology Review journalism, please consider becoming a subscriber., Eventually, the founders of Zwift hope that this new form of competitive cycling will one day appear at the Olympics – which could happen if the Olympic Cycling Institute, UCI, supports it. Things are already moving in this direction. Last June, Zwift made its…

An Afghan Coding Bootcamp Becomes a Lifeline Under Taliban Rule

An Afghan Coding Bootcamp Becomes a Lifeline Under Taliban Rule

Four months after the Afghan government fell to the Taliban, 22-year-old Asad Asadullah settled into a new routine. A former computer science student from his hometown in Afghanistan’s northern Samangan province began and finished sticking to his laptop screen every day. Since the end of October, Asadullah has been participating in the Virtual Coding Bootcamp…

The Blue Technology Barometer | MIT Technology Review

The Blue Technology Barometer | MIT Technology Review

About the index The Blue Technology Barometer ranks 66 coastal countries and territories on their progress and commitment to protecting the stability of the oceans. It measures the degree to which economies are prioritizing the protection of marine health through sustainable maritime activity, blue innovation and policy implementation. Method The Blue Technology Barometer measures the…