The three challenges keeping cars from being fully autonomous

Understanding where we are in the pursuit of self-driving cars can be as confusing as understanding where we are in the pursuit of...

3Q: Setting academic parameters for the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing

In February, the Institute established five working groups to generate ideas for different components of the structure and operation of the new MIT...

Climb Mt. Everest in virtual reality – Hypergrid Business

If climbing Mount Everest in real life is too expensive or dangerous, but...

New security for the site – Hypergrid Business

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Ready for 6G? How AI will shape the network of the future

Mobile-phone technology has changed the way humans understand and interact with the world and with each other. It’s hard to think of a...

Landowners are earning millions for carbon cuts that may not occur

Under a California program aimed at curbing climate pollution, landowners across the US have received hundreds of millions of dollars for promised carbon...

Vivienne Sze wins Edgerton Faculty Award

Vivienne Sze, an associate professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), has received the 2018-2019 Harold E. Edgerton Faculty...

3Q: Structuring the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing

In February, the Institute established five working groups to generate ideas for different components of the structure and operation of the new MIT...

Capitol Region AR VR Accelerator to host inaugural demo day

The Capital Region ARVR Accelerator announced its inaugural Demo Day to be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the McClatchy New Ventures...

3 Questions: Provost Martin Schmidt on building a new college

In October 2018, MIT announced the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing, to address the rapid evolution of computing and artificial intelligence,...