Event

MLTalks: Gavin Andresen, Cory Fields, and Wladimir van der Laan

Bitcoin Developers Gavin Andresen, Cory Fields, and Wladimir van der Laan in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

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MLTalks: Gavin Andresen, Cory Fields, and Wladimir van der Laan

Bitcoin Developers Gavin Andresen, Cory Fields, and Wladimir van der Laan in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

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Wladimir van der Laan

Developer, Digital Currency

Group

Digital Currency Initiative (DCI)

The internet enabled people to easily call each other without a phone company, send a document without a mail carrier, or publish an arti...

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Cory Fields

Developer, Digital Currency

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Gavin Zhao

Director's Fellow

Project

Bitcoin Core Development

 As always, we will continue contributing to and learning from Bitcoin development.

Person

Kelly Gavin

Manager of Philanthropic Relations

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Cory D. Kidd

Research Assistant

Person

Cory Doctorow

Research Affiliate

Person

Van Jones

Director's Fellow

Person

Joshua Van Zak

Research Affiliate

Person

Eric VanWyk

Research Assistant

Person

Akito Oshiro van Troyer

Research Affiliate

Publication

Responsible disclosure in the era of cryptocurrencies

Responsible disclosure in the era of cryptocurrencies by Cory Fields. May7th 2018

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Don Derek Haddad

Research Assistant

Article

Responsible disclosure in the era of cryptocurrencies

My experience disclosing a critical Bitcoin Cash vulnerability

Person

Ingrid van Welie

Research Affiliate

Person

Vanessa Diedrichs

Research Assistant

Series

MLTalks

The MLTalks series brings leading voices from a wide range of fields into the Media Lab for thought-provoking conversations, wh...

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MLTalks Series

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Article

The how and why of buying bitcoin

How can a cryptocurrency be worth anything in the first place? Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports.

Publication

Why Bitcoin is and isn't like the Internet

Article

Reducing the risk of catastrophic cryptocurrency bugs

Projects should take steps to ensure that responsible disclosure is the easiest, safest and most lucrative response.

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Our response to "A Cryptocurrency Without a Blockchain Has Been Built to Outperform Bitcoin"

On Friday, MIT Technology Review published an article on the cryptocurrency IOTA. However, we at the Media Lab have issues with the story

Video

MLTalks: A bit about computer crime and digital evidence with Jan Fuller

Jan Fuller is an expert in digital forensics: investigating and analyzing evidence from computers and digital devices.

Event

Use BlockSci to analyze Bitcoin (and other blockchains)

The Bitcoin blockchain—currently 160 GB and growing—contains a massive amount of data that can give us insights into the Bitcoin ecosyste...

Event

MLTalks—Perspectives on creativity and failure

Colleen Macklin and John Sharp in conversation with Joi Ito

Tuesday
May 7, 2019
2:00pm — 3:00pm ET
Event

EmTech Europe - Luis Alonso and Vanesa Arroyo present in Sustainable Cities

EmTech EUROPE 2021 – Forging a Brighter FutureHosted by MIT Technology Review"MIT Technology Review is bringing its globally renowned EmT...

Thursday — Friday
July 1, 2021 —
July 2, 2021
Project

Bitcoin vending machine

Lit, the lightweight Lightning Network software developed at the MIT Media Lab, works with multiple Bitcoin-like blockchains. The DCI tea...

Event

MLTalks: Hoops, Tech, and Justice

Jaylen Brown in conversation with David Sun Kong and Kade Crockford

Friday
October 12, 2018
5:00pm — 6:00pm ET
Event

MLTalks: Andrew "bunnie" Huang

Andrew "bunnie" Huang in conversation with Nadya Peek and Joi Ito.

Tuesday
November 24, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Building a toolbox for nonviolent resistance

Jamila Raqib in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Video

MLTalks: Rob Pardo

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. Chief Creative Officer Rob Pardo in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Event

Cory Doctorow Talk

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14-633 DescriptionWe live in a world made of networked computers, but we regulate them like they were toys, phone...

Tuesday
February 26, 2013
Publication

Shield Fields: Modeling and Capturing 3D Occluders

Douglas Lanman, Ramesh Raskar, Amit Agrawal, Gabriel Taubin

Publication

Reinforcement learning with action-derived rewards for chemotherapy and clinical trial dosing regimen selection

Gregory Yauney, Shah P. Proceedings of the 3rd Machine Learning for Healthcare Conference (2018). PMLR 85:161-226

Article

Alumnus Cory Kidd Talks Robots and Weight Loss

Person

Neha Narula

Director, Digital Currency Initiative

Project

Building smart contracts with Bitcoin

Discreet Log Contracts (DLC) are a new type of smart contract which limit the information gained and influence of oracles, and can r...

Event

MLTalks: A bit about computer crime and digital evidence with Jan Fuller

MLTalks with Jan Fuller and Joi Ito

Monday
October 15, 2018
2:00pm — 3:00pm ET
Event

MLTalks: Theo Jansen, Neri Oxman, and Trevor Smith

Strandbeest creator Theo Jansen in conversation with Neri Oxman and Trevor Smith.

Video

MLTalks: Andrew "bunnie" Huang

Andrew "bunnie" Huang in conversation with Nadya Peek and Joi Ito.

Nov. 24, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Joi Ito and the Presidential Innovation Fellows

Presidential Innovation Fellows in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Wednesday
October 12, 2016
Video

MLTalks: George Church

American geneticist, molecular engineer, and chemist George Church in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Video

MLTalks—Perspectives on creativity and failure

Colleen Macklin and John Sharp in conversation with Joi Ito

Article

Can Bitcoin Be Used For Good?

Event

MLTalks: Guts and Genius

David Sun Kong, Kevin Slavin, and special guests in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Tuesday
March 3, 2015
Video

MLTalks: Peter Grauer, Vladimir Kliatchko, and Shawn Edwards

Technology Driving Global Media and Finance: Peter Grauer, Vladimir Kliatchko, and Shawn Edwards in conversation at the Media Lab.

Article

Bitcoin’s rise in African markets is driven by an old Russian ponzi scheme

“Welcome to the System! Together we will change the world!”These are the words I found scrawled at the bottom of a web page, right next t...

Event

MLTalks: Greg Brandeau and Josh Sarantitis

Former Disney CTO Greg Brandeau and collaborative community artist Josh Sarantitis in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Monday
April 29, 2013
Event

MLTalks: Shaka Senghor and Martha Minow

Shaka Senghor and Martha Minow in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Friday
February 7, 2014
Event

MLTalks: IDEO's David and Tom Kelley

IDEO's David and Tom Kelly in conversation with Media Lab Director Joi Ito.

Tuesday
July 23, 2013
Person

Thaddeus Dryja

Research Scientist

Publication

View Dependent Displays and the Space of Light Fields

Roarke Horstmeyer, Se Baek Oh, Ramesh Raskar

Event

Open Ocean Seminar: Schannel van Dijken

Schannel van Dijken will present on a traditional Polynesian voyaging canoe (Va’a)-based culture and environmental education program.

Tuesday
October 13, 2020
1:30pm — 2:30pm ET
Publication

The dermal abyss: interfacing with the skin by tattooing biosensors

Katia Vega, Nan Jiang, Xin Liu, Viirj Kan, Nick Barry, Pattie Maes, Ali Yetisen, Joe Paradiso. " The dermal abyss: interfacing with the skin by tattooing biosensors." Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, ISWC '17 , p. 138-145, 2017.

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DermalAbyss: Possibilities of Biosensors as a Tattooed Interface

Can tattoos embrace technology in order to make the skin interactive?The DermalAbyss project was the result of a collaboration between MI...

Event

MLTalks: Diane Peters, Jane Park, Ryan Merkley and Johnathan Nightingale in conversation with Joi Ito

About Creative CommonsCreative Commons is a nonprofit organization at the center of a high-profile, international movement to promote sha...

Tuesday
May 31, 2016
Event

MLTalks: Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin and Cameron Kerry

Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin in conversation with Cameron Kerry.

Friday
February 27, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Nichole Pinkard and Deb Roy

Education, Technology, Equity: Nichole Pinkard and Deb Roy in conversation with J. Philipp Schmidt.

Wednesday
February 15, 2017
3:00pm — 4:30pm ET
Event

MLTalks: Joi Ito and the Director's Fellows

Director of the Media Lab Joi Ito in conversation with the Director's Fellows.

Friday
January 23, 2015
Event

MLTalks: Experiential Storytelling with Walt Disney Imagineering

MLTalks with Amy Jupiter, Sara Thacher, and Dave Fisher, hosted by Emily Salvador

Thursday
October 4, 2018
2:00pm — 3:30pm ET