Event

Reality, Virtually, Hackathon

LocationMIT Media Lab, 6th floor DescriptionThis hackathon held on the MIT campus is called Reality, Virtually because it will promote ne...

Friday — Monday
October 7, 2016 —
October 10, 2016
Publication

Social Change through Community Innovation: Feminist + Participatory Design Approaches to Organize Inclusive, Equitable, & Joyful Hackathons

Hope, Alexis. (2021). Social Change through Community Innovation: Feminist and Participatory Design Approaches to Organizing Inclusive, Equitable, and Joyful Hackathons (Doctoral dissertation, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA).

Event

Canan Dagdeviren invited to present virtually at Stanford's NeuroTech PhD Training Seminar

Professor Canan Dagdeviren has been invited by the Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute’s Center for Mind, Brain, Computation and Technol...

Post

Hacking Reality

XR technology is becoming increasingly important in a world where the need to know intersects with the need to experience.

Publication

Variable reality : interacting with the virtual book

Yang, HS. "Variable reality : interacting with the virtual book"

Event

Canan Dagdeviren invited to present virtually at the 3M Global Tech Forum Seminar

Professor Canan Dagdeviren has been invited by 3M to present as a guest speaker at their Global Tech Forum Seminar.She will virtuall...

Project

HackathonFAQ

Discourse on hackathons tends to emphasize projects and project creators rather than the events as a social practice within existing comm...

Project

Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon 2018

A Case for Breastfeeding InnovationBreastfeeding saves lives.If women globally were able to meet the WHO's public health goal to exclusiv...

Event

Media Lab Breast Pump Hackathon

LocationMIT Media Lab Description

Saturday — Monday
September 20, 2014 —
September 22, 2014
Event

Disrupting Mobility Hackathon 2015

LocationMIT Media Lab, Third-Floor Atrium DescriptionThe Disrupting Mobility Hackathon 2015 will be about creating your own concepts for ...

Friday — Sunday
November 6, 2015 —
November 8, 2015
Event

Breathe Respiratory Hackathon @ Media Lab

LocationMIT Media Lab, 3rd Floor Atrium Description

Saturday — Sunday
September 19, 2015 —
September 20, 2015
Post

Spatial among Fast Company's most innovative companies in augmented and virtual reality for 2020

Media Lab spinoff co-founded by alum Jinha Lee is one of the 10 most innovative companies in augmented and virtual reality for 2020.

Event

Security of Things Hackathon

LocationMIT Media Lab, 3rd Floor Atrium Description

Saturday — Monday
March 5, 2016 —
March 7, 2016
Project

Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon

In September 2014, 150 parents, engineers, designers, and healthcare practitioners gathered at the MIT Media Lab for the "Make the Breast...

Event

Leo Bonanni Keynote @ Stockholm Green Hackathon

LocationStockholm, Sweden Description

Friday
October 21, 2011
Person

Catherine D'Ignazio

Research Affiliate

Event

Film Screening: The "Make the Breast Pump Not Suck" Hackathon Documentary

LocationWorkbar DescriptionScreening of a 14-minute documentary about the Media Lab's "Make the Breast Pump Not Suck" Hackathon with an i...

Tuesday
May 12, 2015
Event

Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon and Make Family Leave Not Suck Policy Summit 2018

The Make the Breast Pump Not Suck Hackathon kicks off with inspirational talks by top designers, CEOs of women’s health companies who are...

Article

Catherine D'Ignazio Blogs About First-Ever White House Hackathon

Post

Difficult Loves in Urban Mobility: Recap from the Mobility++ Hackathon

By Phil TinnTo Dock, or Not to Dock?The last few years saw a rapid  adoption of app-based taxis, shared bikes, and increasingly...

Person

Che-Wei Wang

Person

Tal Achituv

Research Assistant

Person

Willow Brugh

Research Affiliate

Publication

Pervasive Augmented Reality and the Panopticon

Simonson, Aubrey and Pattie Maes. “Pervasive Augmented Reality and the Panopticon.” (April 24, 2020).

Person

Taylor Levy

Research Assistant

Event

The End of Reality: The New Augmented Reality @ SXSW

LocationOmni Downtown Capital Ballroom 700 San Jacinto, Austin, TX DescriptionThe 21st century has introduced an array of technologies th...

Tuesday
March 12, 2013
Project

Biologically encoded augmented reality: cockpit

https://everettlawson.com/biologically-encoded-augmented-reality-systems-integration-and-geometric-reform/Information floods the center o...

Project

Biologically encoded augmented reality: stimulus preparation

https://everettlawson.com/biologically-encoded-augmented-reality/The system architecture and methodology described here introduce a novel...

Project

Holographic Glasses for Augmented Reality

For my "How to Make Almost Anything" [HTMAA] class,  I attempted to build holographic glasses for augmented reality. These glasses w...

Project

Reality Editor 2.0

The Reality Editor is a web browser for the physical world: Point your phone or tablet at a physical object and an interface pops up with...

Person

J Nathan Matias

Visiting Scholar

Project

Reality Editor

The Reality Editor is a new kind of tool for empowering you to connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects. Just point t...

Publication

Body-Borne Reality: Risky Disembodiment in VR

Video

#78 Reality Editor

Reality Editor is a new kind of tool that empowers users to connect and manipulate the functionality of physical objects. With Reality Ed...

Publication

Blended reality characters.

D. Robert, C. Breazeal

Group

X-Reality Working Group

The Lab's X-Reality Working Group explores the fluid merger of "real" and "virtual" worlds, looking broadly at "cross reality" at several...

Event

City Science Mobility++ Hackathon 2017 / MIT 城市科學【多元運輸】黑客松 2017

​MIT Media Lab  Mobility++ Workshop【多元運輸】工作坊2017  11月28日~30日 In celebration of the launch of City Science Lab @ TaipeiTech...

Post

Misha Sra wins 2020 IEEE VGTC Virtual Reality Best Dissertation Award

Congrats to Misha Sra, a recent Fluid Interfaces alum and current assistant professor in Computer Science at UC Santa Barbara.

Publication

Reality Editor: Programming Smarter Objects

Valentin Heun, James Hobin, Pattie Maes

Publication

Words in Motion: Kinesthetic language learning in virtual reality

Christian Vázquez, Lei Xia, Takako Aikawa, Pattie Maes "Words in Motion: Kinesthetic Language Learning in Virtual Reality", 2018 IEEE 18th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT)

Project

Doppelmarsh: Cross-reality environmental sensor data browser

Doppelmarsh is a cross-reality sensor data browser built for experimenting with presence and multimodal sensory experiences. Built on evo...

Publication

Stealing Reality

Y. Altshuler, N. Aharony, Y. Elovice, A. Pentland, M. Cebrian

Project

Encoded Reality

We are exploring techniques to integrate digital codes into physical objects. Spanning both the hard and the soft, this work entails inco...

Post

The Inevitability Of Augmented Reality HMDs

Forbes Opinion article on HMDs, featuring Pattie Maes. By Charlie Fink.

Publication

Mathland: Playful Mathematical Learning in Mixed Reality

Mina Khan, Fernando Trujano, Ashris Choudhury, Pattie Maes, "Mathland: Playful Mathematical Learning in Mixed Reality" CHI EA '18 Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

Event

Consumer Brain-Computer Interfaces: From Science Fiction to Reality

Current communication technologies often suffer from being impersonal and non-contextual. Using on-body sensors for implicit or explicit ...

Event

Artists talk | "Learning from Reality": Karsten Schuhl with Verena Bachl and Benjamin Maus

The artists' presentations will be followed by an opportunity for you to ask questions and join the conversation.

Wednesday
September 29, 2021
5:00pm ET
Event

Programmable Synthetic Hallucinations: Towards a boundless mixed reality

Dan Novy dissertation defense.

Thursday
January 31, 2019
4:00pm ET
Article

Bringing the benefits of in-person collaboration to the virtual world

The startup Spatial uses an augmented reality platform to make people feel like they’re working side by side.

Event

Reality Mining Workshop

LocationChicago, IL DescriptionIn the last decade sensors have become cheaper, faster, and more ubiquitous, enabling automatic collection...

Saturday
August 8, 2009
Project

Designing robots in mixed reality

This is a joint proposal from graduate students Vik Parthiban (Media Lab) and Andrew Spielberg (MIT CSAIL, Distributed Robotics Laborator...

Article

Augmented reality changing the factory landscape from PTC's room with a view

Valentin Heun describes his work with the PTC Reality Lab to transform factory operations by using augmented reality.

Project

Cross-Reality Demonstration

We can use sensor networks as a way of building a comprehensive picture of a physical space to transmit a sense of that space into a virt...

Article

A holographic meeting platform for collaborating from anywhere

"There's got to be a better way to share space and work together remotely—but computers or phones may not be the right tools."

Project

HandsOn: A gestural system for remote collaboration using augmented reality

2D screens, even stereoscopic ones, limit our ability to interact with and collaborate on 3D data. We believe that an augmented reality s...

Person

Everett Lawson

Research Assistant

Project

MARS: Manufacturing Augmented Reality System

Projected augmented reality in the manufacturing plant can increase worker productivity, reduce errors, gamify the workspace to increase ...

Publication

Promoting relaxation using virtual reality, olfactory interfaces and wearable EEG

Judith Amores ; Robert Richer ; Nan Zhao ; Pattie Maes ; Bjoern M. Eskofier. "Promoting relaxation using virtual reality, olfactory interfaces and wearable EEG." Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). April 5, 2018.