Soon you, your daughter, sister or wife can wear a tiny hidden device that will call for help in case of trouble, even if there's no smartphone coverage.
GIX students near the finish line in a competition to create a wearable sensor device that sends wireless alerts to emergency services in threatening situations.
We’re still on the forefront of seeing what the blending of biology and technology might be able to do.
The 'heart of the building' is the second-floor makerspace, where students take their ideas from classes and meetings and turn them into reality.
Building a future model for higher education that merges technology, entrepreneurship, and designing thinking.
Initially launched as a joint venture between the University of Washington and China’s Tsinghua University with $40 million in foundational support from Microsoft, GIX is attracting support from universities and corporations around the world.
A grand experiment in educating entrepreneurs, to be run by two universities on opposite sides of the Pacific, launched Thursday when the University of Washington and China’s Tsinghua University opened the doors to a graduate institute in Bellevue.
Happening this morning, a ribbon cutting for a new campus that's expected to be home to the next generation of tech innovators.
Satya Nadella’s first encounter with Steve Ballmer went down probably just as you’d expect. Nadella spoke at the opening launch event for the Global Innovation Exchange, a new U.S.-China tech institute supported in part by $40 million from Microsoft. T ...
As part of its $40 million in support of the Global Innovation Exchange (GIX), a new U.S.-China joint tech institute, it was up to Microsoft to pick a name for the new GIX building in Bellevue, Wash. It was an easy decision: The Steve Ballmer Building.