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The 2019 Not Impossible Awards and How Innovation Can Make A Difference for Humankind

In this week’s Fish Fry, we are celebrating the winners of this year’s Not Impossible Awards with Kevin Sellers from Avnet. Kevin and I chat about how Avnet, Hackster i.o and Not Impossible Labs are facilitating a new era of groundbreaking technology that is not only good business – but also good for people. We take a closer look at each of this year’s award-winning designs that include the Butterfly iQ – the world’s first handheld whole-body ultrasound system, a new hands-free device to control computers and mobile phones from Puffin Innovations, and HotSpot – whose mission it is to connect the 3.9 billion people in the world who do not have access to the internet.

Links for June 14, 2019

Not Impossible Labs Recognizes Five Examples of Technology for the Sake of Humanity with 2019 Not Impossible Awards
More information about Hackster.io

More information about Not Impossible Labs

New Feature Article by Kevin Morris: Staying Too Long at the Faire – Maker Media Closes

New Feature Article by Larra Morris: What We Lose If We Lose Maker Faire (An Elegy for Maker Media and an Ode to My 3D-Printer)

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Ted Miracco, CEO – SmartFlow Compliance Solutions

Jessica Gomez – Rogue Valley Microdevices

Shishpal Rawat, Chairman – Accellera Systems Initiative

Kevin Bromber, CEO – myDevices

Daniel Hansson, CEO – Verifyter

Mark Papermaster, CTO – AMD

David Fried, CTO – Coventor

Dr. Steven LeBoeuf, President – Valencell

David Dutton, CEO – Silvaco

Bob Niemiec, CEO – TwistThink

Allan Martinson, COO – Starship Technologies

Zhihong Liu, Chairman and CEO – ProPlus Solutions

Taher Madraswala, CEO and President – Open-Silicon

Kapil Shankar, CEO and Director – AnDAPT

Dan Fox, CTO – Local Motors

David Su, CEO – Atomic Technologies

 

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