banking and finance
internet of things
neural interfacing and control
sports and fitness
point of care
natural language processing
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Is the placement of bike-share docks equitable?This interactive map explores the question visually.The map shows the addition of bike-sha...
The CivilServant project supports online communities to run their own experiments on the effects of moderation practices on antisocial be...
Many people think their vote doesn't count—that a single vote would not change an election's outcome—and they stay home on Election Day. ...
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This project depicts the design, deployment and operation of a Tangible Regulation Platform, a physical-technological apparatus made for ...
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In September 2014, 150 parents, engineers, designers, and healthcare practitioners gathered at the MIT Media Lab for the "Make the Breast...