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Wheels + Legs

LocationMIT Media Lab, E14 Lobby DescriptionFrom lightweight, shared, electric vehicles that fold, to artificial limbs that not only emul...

Dec 21, 2012 — Apr 11, 2014
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Saving Big Data From Itself

In a room at The MIT Media Lab, you can find the dreamscape of small children everywhere. Giant cities, in perfect detail, constructed en...

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Integration of Speech and Vision using Mutual Information

Deb Roy

Proceedings, June 2000
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Leg stiffness of sprinters using running-specific prostheses

C. P. McGowan, A. M. Grabowski, W. J. McDermott, H. M. Herr, R. Kram.

Academic Paper, Feb. 2012
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Deep learning the city: Quantifying urban perception at a global scale

Abhimanyu Dubey, Nikhil Naik, Devi Parikh, Ramesh Raskar, César A Hidalgo Springer International Publishing

Academic Paper, Sept. 2016
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Learning Words from Sights and Sounds: A Computational Model

Deb Roy, Alex Pentland

Academic Paper, Aug. 2001
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From Hidden Markov Models to Linear Dynamical Systems

Thomas Minka

July 1999
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Learning Words from Sights and Sounds: A Computational Model

Deb Roy, Alex Pentland

Academic Paper, Aug. 2001
Thesis

Online Learning Webs: Designing Support Structures for Online Communities

Fernando, C. "Online Learning Webs: Designing Support Structures for Online Communities"

Thesis, Sept. 2015
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Responsive Facilitation of Experiential Learning Through Access to Attentional State.

Scott W. Greenwald

Proceedings, Nov. 2015
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Speaker Identification Based Text to Audio Alignment for an Audio Retreival System

Deb Roy, Carl Malamud

April 1997
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Grounded Spoken Language Acquisition: Experiments in Word Learning

Deb Roy

Academic Paper, June 2003
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EyeRing: A Finger Worn Input Device for Seamless Interactions with our Surroundings

S. Nanayakkara, R. Shilkrot, K. Peen Yeo, Pattie Maes

Proceedings, March 2013
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Creating Music by Listening

Jehan, T. "Creating Music by Listening"

Thesis, Sept. 2005
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Automatic Prediction of Frustration

Ashish Kapoor, Winslow Burleson, Rosalind W. Picard

Academic Paper, Aug. 2007
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Storied Navigation: Toward Media Collection-Based Storytelling

Shen, E. "Storied Navigation: Toward Media Collection-Based Storytelling"

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SoundBlocks and SoundScratch: Tangible and Virtual Digital Sound Programming and Manipulation for Children

Harrison, J. "SoundBlocks and SoundScratch: Tangible and Virtual Digital Sound Programming and Manipulation for Children"

Thesis, Sept. 2005
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Towards An Affect-Sensitive AutoTutor

Sidney D'Mello, Rosalind Picard, Arthur Graesser

Academic Paper, July 2007
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Prosthetic systems for therapeutic optical activation and silencing of genetically-targeted neurons

Bernstein, J. G., Han, X., Henninger, M. A., Ko, E. Y., Qian, X., Franzesi, G. T., McConnell, J. P., Stern, P., Desimone, R., and Boyden, E. S. (2008) Prosthetic systems for therapeutic optical activation and silencing of genetically-targeted neurons, Proc Soc Photo Opt Instrum Eng 6854:68540H.

Proceedings, May 2008
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Documentation in Progress: Challenges with Representing Design Process Online

Tiffany Tseng, Maria Yang, Alex Ruthmann

Aug. 2014
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Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

Ito, Joi and Jeff Howe. Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

Book, Dec. 2016
Thesis

Human-Machine Collaboration for Rapid Speech Transcription

Roy, B. "Human-Machine Collaboration for Rapid Speech Transcription"

Thesis, Sept. 2007
Publication

Tools for Browsing a TV Situation Comedy Based on Content Specific Attributes

J. Wachman, Rosalind W. Picard

Chapter, April 2001
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A Computational Model for the Automatic Recognition of Affect in Speech

Fernandez, R. "A Computational Model for the Automatic Recognition of Affect in Speech"

Thesis, Feb. 2004
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The Impact of Haptic Guidance on Musical Motor Learning

Grindlay, G. "The Impact of Haptic Guidance on Musical Motor Learning"

Thesis, Sept. 2007
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SpeechBlocks

SpeechBlocks is a self-expressive literacy app that helps young children explore alphabetic principles through manipulating letter blocks...

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Member collaboration: Sensetable

Taking the guesswork out of “what if” scenarios.

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Interconnected Musical Networks - Bringing Expression and Thoughtfulness to Collaborative Group Playing

Weinberg, G. "Interconnected Musical Networks - Bringing Expression and Thoughtfulness to Collaborative Group Playing"

Thesis, Sept. 2003
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MLTalks: IDEO's David and Tom Kelley

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

July 23, 2013
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Pearls of Wisdom: Technology for Intentional Reflection and Learning in Constructionist Cooperatives

Chapman, R. "Pearls of Wisdom: Technology for Intentional Reflection and Learning in Constructionist Cooperatives"

Thesis, Feb. 2007
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Once I was Lost but Now I am Found or How to Navigate the Chartroom of Memory

Neri Oxman

Academic Paper, Jan. 2011
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Forbidden Research: agenda

Welcome and introductionCory Doctorow, Journalist, Author, and Co-editor of Boing BoingJoi Ito, Director, MIT Media LabEthan Zuckerman, D...

Jul 21, 2016
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Making prosthetic limbs feel more natural

Muscle grafts could help amputees sense and control artificial limbs.

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They’re having fun… but are they learning?

How can you measure the learning outcomes of play? This has frustrated professionals in the field of early childhood education for years.

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No Permission, No Apology: Breakouts

Morning Breakout SessionsGrad Catalyst: Prepare, Apply, and Succeed in Grad SchoolGloria Anglón, Assistant Director, Diversity Initiative...

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"Paint with only water first."

Creating tangible materials to break down complex computer science ideas for young children.

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Meet the Media Lab’s New Learning Innovation Fellows

The Media Lab is thrilled to announce our inaugural cohort of Learning Innovation fellows for the 2016–2017 academic year.

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No Permission, No Apology: Speaker Bios

KeynotesMegan SmithEntrepreneur, Engineer, and Tech EvangelistVP Google, On leave from MIT Corporation, U.S. Chief Technology OfficerIn S...