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A human-machine collaboration to defend against cyberattacks

Being a cybersecurity analyst at a large company today is a bit like looking for a needle in a...

Feb 21 · 4 min read >

Dennis Barrion

 Dennis Barrion, 35, is a graduate of BS Mathematics.Has experience working in the pre-need industry, the business process outsourcing...

Feb 19 · 4 sec read >

Automated system can rewrite outdated sentences in Wikipedia articles

A system created by MIT researchers could be used to automatically update factual inconsistencies in Wikipedia articles, reducing time...

Feb 12 · 5 min read >

Brainstorming energy-saving hacks on Satori, MIT’s new supercomputer

Mohammad Haft-Javaherian planned to spend an hour at the Green AI Hackathon — just long enough to get acquainted with MIT’s...

Feb 11 · 3 min read >

Hey Alexa! Sorry I fooled you …

A human can likely tell the difference between a turtle and a rifle. Two years ago, Google’s AI wasn’t...

Feb 7 · 2 min read >

A college for the computing age

The mission of the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing is to address the opportunities and challenges of...

Feb 4 · 9 min read >

MIT launches master’s in data, economics, and development policy, led by Nobel laureates

This week, the first cohort of 22 students begin classes in MIT’s new master’s program in Data, Economics, and...

Feb 4 · 2 min read >

A smart surface for smart devices

We’ve heard it for years: 5G is coming.  And yet, while high-speed 5G internet has indeed slowly been rolling...

Feb 3 · 2 min read >

Testing the waters

In 2010, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began restoring the Broad Meadows salt marsh in Quincy, Massachusetts. The...

Jan 28 · 3 min read >

The new front against antibiotic resistance

After Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in 1928, spurring a “golden age” of drug development, many scientists thought infectious...

Jan 23 · 3 min read >