Blog of news and innovation projects
How smartwatches can save lives
A recent study shows that monitoring indicators such as heart rate by processing data from smartwatches can help detect diseases early. This paves the way for these devices to have a scientific and public health impact, beyond merely promoting a healthy lifestyle.
Smart digitized roads that ensure driver safety
To ensure more efficient, more sustainable, safer roads that generate value for clients and users in the short and long term... That is the goal Sacyr aims to achieve through our ongoing projects focused on the creation of increasingly smarter roads.
New gadgets that promise a greener future
The most amazing tech devices on the planet are showcased every January at CES in Las Vegas, the world's biggest technology extravaganza. This year, innovations such as solar cells that work indoors are among the highlights. They are the stars of a new generation of green gadgets.
Innovation at the service of healthcare
After months of forced suspension due to the healthcare emergency, iFridays are back. We’ve had to reinvent ourselves, adapt to current guidelines, and find new formulas in order to continue bringing you the latest trends in innovation from around the world. And we’ve succeeded. It’s a different event, with a new format, in a digital setting, but with the same energy and passion as always.
HOW ALGORITHMS HELP TO DISPENSE JUSTICE
Estonia plans to apply artificial intelligence in the courts; China massively monitors its population with facial recognition; in the US, computers help distribute health resources. The implementation of algorithms for decision making, while trying to improve processes, also presents important biases and raises concerns about their viability.