banking and finance
internet of things
sports and fitness
Extending human and computer abilities in sensing, communication, and actuation through signals and networks
Advancing wellbeing using new ways to communicate, understand, and respond to emotion
Enabling human-machine collaborations for listening, learning and engaging across communities
Space Exploration Initiative
Creating technology for social change
Exploring how social networks can influence our lives in business, health, governance, and technology adoption and diffusion
Creating scalable technologies that evolve with user inventiveness
Transforming data into knowledge
Travis Rich, MIT PhD Thesis, 2017
Responsive Science is a way of conducting research that invites openness and community involvement from the earliest stages of each proje...
PubPub reinvents publication to align with the way the web was designed: collaborative, evolving, and open. PubPub uses a graphical forma...
Real-time collaborative self-expression in virtual reality.
FiftyNifty.org takes the hassle out of calling your lawmakers.
Changing storytelling, communication, and everyday life through sensing, understanding, and new interface technologies
Enhancing mobile life through improved user interactions
Rhythm is a collection of open-source tools to make it easier for researchers to examine, analyze, and augment human interaction. Rh...
Elisa Celis, Peter Krafft, and Nathan Kobe. (2016). Sequential Voting Promotes Collective Discovery in Social Recommendation Systems. The Tenth International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM).
This is a grassroots challenge to get friends to participate in democracy by making calls to congresspeople in all 50 states. Live phone ...
Wang, Q., Gao, J., Zhou, T., Hu, Z., & Tian, H. (2016). Critical size of ego communication networks. EPL (Europhysics Letters), 114(5), 58004.
Modern web presentations such as Youtube feature videos with commentary appended at the bottom. In our new imagining of Videotext, we put...
DbDb (pronounced DubDub) is a collaborative, visually based analysis and simulation platform. We promote open distribution of experimenta...