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User-Generated AI for Interactive Digital Entertainment

LocationE14-633 DescriptionUser-generated content is everywhere: photos, videos, news, blogs, art, music, and every other type of digital...

Monday
January 25, 2010
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ScratchR: a Platform for Sharing User-Generated Programmable Media

Monroy-Hernandez, A. "ScratchR: a Platform for Sharing User-Generated Programmable Media"

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Who gets credit for AI-generated art?

Epstein, Ziv, et al. "Who gets credit for AI-generated art?." iScience (2020): 101515.

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Conversational Characters: AI agents for entertainment

We want to create immersive, personalized, and scalable digital experiences. In order to do that, we need to fundamentally rethink the wa...

Project

iNonymize: Empathetic Anonymity in Tele-Mental Health Using AI Generated Avatars

iNonymize is a tele-mental health platform that uses generative AI avatars for preserving a person’s privacy and identity while allowing ...

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ScratchR: Sharing user-generated programmable media

Andres Monroy-Hernandez

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Smoke and Mirrors to Modern Computers: Rethinking the Design and Implementation of Interactive, Location-Based Entertainment Experiences

Strickon, J. "Smoke and Mirrors to Modern Computers: Rethinking the Design and Implementation of Interactive, Location-Based Entertainment Experiences"

Person

Pat Pataranutaporn

Research Assistant

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Human Computing for Interactive Digital Media

Alex 'Sandy' Pentland, Jonathan Gips, Wen Dong, Will Stoltzman

Group

Object-Based Media

We explore the future of electronic visual communication and expression, and how the distribution of computational intelligence throughou...

Person

Anushka Shah

Research Manager, Media Cloud

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Remix culture on the web: A survey of content reuse on different user-generated content websites

Oshani Seneviratne, Andrés Monroy-Hernandez

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Sto(ry)chastics: a Bayesian network architecture for combined user modeling, sensor fusion, and computational storytelling for interactive spaces

Sparacino, F. "Sto(ry)chastics: a Bayesian network architecture for combined user modeling, sensor fusion, and computational storytelling for interactive spaces"

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HyperPlex: a World of 3D Interactive Digital Movies

Flavia Sparacino, Christopher Wren, Alex Pentland, Glorianna Davenport

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Sensemble: A Wireless, Compact, Multi-User Sensor System for Interactive Dance

Ryan Aylward, Joseph A. Paradiso

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Family-Friendly Data Privacy + AI Activities: Interactive lessons to help kids learn and design with data privacy in mind

This is a unique time to engage and teach children about the benefits and limitations of technology.

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Bubble Talk: Open-source interactive art toolkit for metaphor of modern digital chat

Choi, Kyung Yun, and Hiroshi Ishii. "Bubble Talk: Open-source Interactive Art Toolkit for Metaphor of Modern Digital Chat." Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction. 2019.

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Paper Dreams: An Adaptive canvas that assists users with generating and visualizing stories

Bernal, Guillermo R, et al. “Paper Dreams: An Adaptive Canvas That Assists Users with Generating and Visualizing Stories.” GANocracy Workshop on Theory, Practice and Artistry of Deep Generative Modeling , 31 May 2019, p. 1., http://ganocracy.csail.mit.edu/.

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Migratable AI: Effect of identity and information migration on users’ perception of conversational AI agents

Tejwani, Ravi, et al. "Migratable AI: Effect of identity and information migration on users’ perception of conversational AI agents." Proceedings of the 29th IEEE International Conference on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN 2020

Person

Cynthia Breazeal

Professor of Media Arts and Sciences

Person

Henry A. Lieberman

Visiting Scientist

Project

Digital Clinical Trials with Novel Machine Learning and AI Architectures

Dr. Shah was an invited speaker and a contributor at The National Cancer Policy Forum developed workshop series at the The National Acade...

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Media Tables: An Extensible Method for Developing Multi-User Media Interaction Platforms for Shared Spaces

Mazalek, A. "Media Tables: An Extensible Method for Developing Multi-User Media Interaction Platforms for Shared Spaces"

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Procedurally generated virtual reality from 3D reconstructed physical space

Misha Sra, Sergio Garrido-Jurado, Chris Schmandt, and Pattie Maes. 2016. Procedurally generated virtual reality from 3D reconstructed physical space. In Proceedings of the 22nd ACM Conference on Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST '16).

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Physical Painting With a Digital Airbrush

Roy Shilkrot, Pattie Maes, Amit Zoran

Person

Aishni Parab

Software Engineer

Project

Migratable AI

We live in a world of personified conversational assistants (agents). We interact with these agents in our daily lives such as smart spea...

Person

AiLun Ku

Publication

Human Generated Power for Mobile Electronics

Thad Starner, Joseph A. Paradiso

Person

Joseph A. Paradiso

Alexander W Dreyfoos (1954) Professor

Person

Takako Aikawa

Publication

AR-Jig: A Handheld Tangible User Interface for Modification of 3D Digital Form via 2D Physical Curve

M. Anabuki, H. Ishii

Person

Marta Airaghi

Postdoctoral Fellow

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Paper Dreams: An Interactive Interface for Generative Visual Expression

Bernal, Guillermo, Lily Zhou, Haripriya Mehta, and Pattie Maes. NeurIPS Workshop on Machine Learning for Creativity and Design, December 14, 2019.

Person

Aimei Yang

Research Scientist

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AR-Jig: A Handheld Tangible User Interface for 3D Digital Modeling (in Japanese)

M Anabuki Ishii, H.

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Heat Dissipation in Wearable Computers Aided by Thermal Coupling with the User

Thad Starner, Yael Maguire

Person

Sheng-Ying (Aithne) Pao

Visiting Scientist, LKK

Person

Pattie Maes

Professor of Media Technology

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Participatory Aid Marketplace Designing Online Channels for Digital Humanitarians

Stempeck, M. "Participatory Aid Marketplace Designing Online Channels for Digital Humanitarians"

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Bringing clay and sand into digital design — continuous tangible user interfaces

Hiroshi Ishii Ratti, C., Piper, B., Wang, Y., Biderman, A., and Ben-Joseph, E.

Event

UN AI for Good Talk : Wearable AI and the future of human augmentation by Pat Pataranutaporn

The AI for Good series is the leading action-oriented, global & inclusive United Nations platform on AI.

Friday
November 13, 2020
9:00am — 10:00am
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Depth Perception and User Interface in Digital Holographic Television

James Barabas, Sunny Jolly, Daniel Smalley, V. Michael Bove, Jr.

Person

Ai Hasegawa

Research Assistant

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Effect of a Robot on User Perceptions

*C. Kidd, C. Breazeal

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Interactive Learning Using a 'Society of Models'

Thomas P. Minka, Rosalind W. Picard

Person

Carlos Aizpurua Azconobieta

Research Assistant

Article

AI: More than Human exhibition challenges our preconceptions

An exhibition at the Barbican in London features work from OpenAg, the Mediated Matter group, Joy Buolamwini, and more.

Post

Dalang

Entertainment and media are changing—audiences are gravitating towards more interactive and hyper-personalized experiences such as gaming...

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Mobile Interactive Robot for Gathering Structured Social Video

Alexander Reben, Joseph A. Paradiso

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Codeable Objects: Computational Design and Digital Fabrication for Novice Programmers

Jennifer Jacobs and Leah Buechley. 2013. Codeable objects: computational design and digital fabrication for novice programmers. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1589-1598. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/2470654.2466211

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Codeable objects: Computational design and digital fabrication for novice programmers

Jennifer Jacobs, Leah Buechley

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PingPong++: Community Customization in Games and Entertainment

Xiao Xiao, Michael S Bernstein, Lining Yao, David Lakatos, Lauren Gust, Kojo Acquah, Hiroshi Ishii

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Interactive Physical Agents for Story Gathering

Reben, A. "Interactive Physical Agents for Story Gathering"

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Perceptive Spaces for Performance and Entertainment: Untethered Interaction using Computer Vision and Audition

Christopher R. Wren, Flavia Sparacino, Ali J. Azarbayejani, Trevor J. Darrell, Thad E. Starner, Akira Kotani, Chloe M. Chao, Michal Hlavac, Kenneth B. Russell, Alex P. Pentland

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Robot's Play: Interactive Games with Sociable Machines

A. Brooks, J. Gray, G. Hoffman, A. Lockerd, H. Lee, C. Breazeal

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Robot's play: interactive games with sociable machines

Brooks, J. Gray, G. Hoffman, A. Lockerd, H. Lee, C. Breazeal

Group

Personal Robots

The Personal Robots Group bridges the gap between intelligent personified technologies and human collaborative behavior. We take a multid...

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Civic Entertainment

Civic Entertainment is a project based at the Center for Civic Media that explores the intersection of civic engagement with film, televi...

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Recast: An Interactive Platform for Personal Media Curation and Distribution

Sawada, D. " Recast: An Interactive Platform for Personal Media Curation and Distribution"

Person

Marco Tempest

Director's Fellows Program Alumnus

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Free-Space Haptic Feedback for 3D Displays via Air-Vortex Rings

Ali Shtarbanov and V. Michael Bove Jr. 2018. Free-Space Haptic Feedback for 3D Displays via Air-Vortex Rings. In Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW622, 6 pages. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188622

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Piecing Together the Magic Mirror: A Software Framework to Support Distributed, Interactive Applications

Hirsh, D. "Piecing Together the Magic Mirror: A Software Framework to Support Distributed, Interactive Applications"

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Toward Computers that Recognize and Respond to User Emotion

Rosalind W. Picard

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NewsComm: a hand-held interface for interactive access to structured audio

Deb Roy, Chris Schmandt

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Merging the physical and digital in ubiquitous computing environments

Stephen Intille, C. Kukla, B. Stigge, Leonardo Bonanni

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genieBottles: An Interactive Narrative in Bottles

A Mazalek, A. Wood, and H. Ishii.