MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
yesterday at 20:45. Facebook
The Responsive Environments group’s FabricKeyboard is a washable, stretchable, flexible musical instrument. [ Mitsha.re Link ]

Fabrickeyboard Is Piano, Theremin and More

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/23/2017 at 23:20. Facebook
Putting AI to work: Media Lab Director Joi Ito moderates a panel discussion with Seth Earley, CEO of Earley Information Science; Professor Josh Tenenbaum from the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT; Ryan Gariepy, the CTO and Co-Founder of Clearpath and OTTO Motors; and Ali Azarbayejani, the CTO of Cogito Corporation.
Putting AI to work Media Lab Director Joi Ito moderates a panel

2017-04 Putting AI to Work

While the poster child of AI, the fully autonomous vehicle, is still five or more years out on the horizon, there are many implementations of AI...

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/23/2017 at 20:35. Facebook
The right music can boost mood, relieve stress, and improve performance. The Sync Project wants to target its effects, with a focus on clinical applications.
The right music can boost mood relieve stress and improve performance The

‘Take Two Songs and Call Me in the Morning': How Music Might Be Your Next Prescription Drug

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Alex Freiheit
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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/23/2017 at 17:40. Facebook
Children know that robots aren’t human, but they can still be friends. Jacqueline Cory Westlund, a student in the Personal Robots group and a Media Lab Learning Fellow, looks at recent research on children and social robots.
Children know that robots arent human but they can still be friends

Making new (robot) friends

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/23/2017 at 15:20. Facebook
“Somewhere between art and technology.” Alum Ani Liu used a commercial EEG to develop her latest project, Mind Controlled Spermatozoa. Her previous work has drawn from research into synthetic biology, the microbiome, and communication networks.
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/22/2017 at 20:50. Facebook
Nine National Geographic Explorers, including OpenAg's Caleb Harper, remember the moments that inspired their careers.
Nine National Geographic Explorers including OpenAgs Caleb Harper remember the m

How 9 National Geographic Explorers Got Their Start

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/22/2017 at 17:40. Facebook
“For [Clippy] to smile when you were unhappy is rude.” Rosalind Picard, head of the Affective Computing research group, talks to Big Picture Science about tech that senses and responds to our emotional states.
For Clippy to smile when you were unhappy is rude Rosalind Picard

Big Picture Science – Perpetual Emotion Machine: Rosalind Picard / Empathetic Electronics

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/22/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Bridging the gap between theory and practice with MIT SA+P’s new entrepreneurial accelerator, Design X.
Bridging the gap between theory and practice with MIT SAPs new entrepreneurial

How Startup Accelerator DesignX Turns Architecture Students into Entrepreneurs | Archipreneur

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Tatiana Aires Tavares
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/21/2017 at 20:25. Facebook
EdSurge interviews the Lifelong Kindergarten group’s Natalie Rusk about how kids find community and a lifelong interest in code with Scratch.
EdSurge interviews the Lifelong Kindergarten groups Natalie Rusk about how kids find

How Scratch and Minecraft Developers Hope to Keep Kids Coding For Life - EdSurge News

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Nadia De Leon Porter
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/21/2017 at 17:35. Facebook
Interested in artificial intelligence and governance? Apply now to join the 2018 AI Assembly Cohort with the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University and the Media Lab!
Interested in artificial intelligence and governance Apply now to join the 2018

Join Our 2018 AI Assembly Cohort! | Berkman Klein Center

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Benjamín Felices Lizarbe
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/21/2017 at 15:40. Facebook
Meet the Labbers: Opera of the Future PhD student Akito van Troyer talks about creating new musical instruments.
Meet the Labbers Opera of the Future PhD student Akito van Troyer

Meet the Labbers: Akito van Troyer – MIT Media Lab

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/20/2017 at 21:30. Facebook
Startups in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are collaborating with MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab (MITEF Pan Arab) to aid refugees. A number of them are profiled in Entrepreneur, including Basma, which was developed during a MIT Media Lab Redefining Cities workshop in Dubai.
Startups in the Middle East and North Africa MENA are collaborating with

Innovation For Impact: MENA Startups Are Taking On The Refugee Crisis

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/20/2017 at 18:50. Facebook
The Creative Ethics of Cognitive Intelligence: At Cannes, Tenzin Priyadarshi, director of the Lab's Ethics Initiative, participated in a panel discussion on the questions marketers and consumers need to ask themselves in the age of AI.
The Creative Ethics of Cognitive Intelligence At Cannes Tenzin Priyadarshi director of

Cannes Opens By Posing Life Or Death Debate For AI-Enabled Marketing

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Andrew Schuetze
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/20/2017 at 15:25. Facebook
"The process is analogous to drawing a picture on a balloon and then blowing up the balloon: the ink particles will move apart from each other, but their relative organization is the same." A Q&A with Ed Boyden and colleagues about expansion microscopy, a technique that allows 3D nanoscale imaging of tissue samples.
The process is analogous to drawing a picture on a balloon and

Q&A: Expansion microscopy

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William Allen
Pratiksha Dugam
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/19/2017 at 20:20. Facebook
Improving work with play: On the Eat Sleep Work Repeat podcast, Joi Ito shares insights on fostering creativity, drawing from examples at the Media Lab, manufacturing in Shenzhen, and more.
Improving work with play On the Eat Sleep Work Repeat podcast Joi

Joi Ito on Eat Sleep Work Repeat

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/19/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
Designing better conversations online: Ethan Zuckerman, Erin McKean, and Aminatou Sow ‏discuss harassment, engagement, and moderators.
Designing better conversations online Ethan Zuckerman Erin McKean and Aminatou Sow discuss

Designing better conversations online

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MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/19/2017 at 15:14. Facebook
The new version of DataUSA, a collaboration between the Collective Learning group, Deloitte, and DataWheel, lets you merge data from multiple sources to create customized data visualizations from public data.
The new version of DataUSA a collaboration between the Collective Learning group

DataUSA

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Shagane Barsegian Launey
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/18/2017 at 20:10. Facebook
“Sci-fi & games: reality’s rough drafts.” Alum John Underkoffler discusses the past and future of interface design at GamesBeat Summit 2017.
Scifi games realitys rough drafts Alum John Underkoffler discusses the past and

Why user interface designers must take cues from science fiction and games

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Greg Dubela
Mark Chow
Aniv Haria Chandra
MIT Media Lab
MIT Media Lab
06/18/2017 at 17:05. Facebook
Celebrating Marvin Minsky, the father of artificial intelligence.
Celebrating Marvin Minsky the father of artificial intelligence

Celebrating Marvin Minsky

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